Cotia is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. It is part of the Metropolitan Region of São Paulo.The city is located west of São Paulo, and has a terrain made of valleys and mountains, reaching a maximum altitude of 1,074 meters above sea level. The city has a densely populated urban area, but the less developed areas to the west attract people interested in ecotourism.
Granja Viana is an upscale district in the city of Cotia, São Paulo, Brazil. Officially, the district is located in the east side of the city, but some portions of southern Carapicuíba, northern Embu das Artes and eastern Jandira are often referred to as Granja Viana as well.
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