Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro

About Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro

Duque de Caxias is a city on Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro state, southeastern Brazil.It is bordered by Rio de Janeiro city to the south. Its population was 873,921 (2013) and its area is 465 km², making it the second most populous suburb of Rio de Janeiro city The city is the third most populous in Rio de Janeiro Metropolitan Area. The current mayor is Alexandre Cardoso.It is named after Luís Alves de Lima e Silva, Duke of Caxias, who was born there in 1803. The city is the seat of the Roman ...

Show the whole text

Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro's upcoming events

Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro's previous events