Retiro Island (Brasília)

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Coordinates: 15°45′32″S 47°49′15″W / 15.75889°S 47.82083°W / -15.75889; -47.82083

The island, seen from Lago Norte

The Retiro Island (Portuguese: Ilha do Retiro) is the second largest of the three islands of Lake Paranoá in Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil. It is approximately 1.0 hectare, is located close to the ML 7 of Lago Norte neighborhood and is declared Lake Paranoá Ecological Reserve. The other two islands are Paranoá Island and Clubes Island. [1]