Photo credits: 1© Ricardo Rollo, 2© Jair Magri
You can contact one of the inbound travel agencies and hire guided tours, which also offer special packages – one example is the Formula 1, which may be taken by fans on the days of the race. The city hall also indicates themed itineraries you may follow on your own (learn more at cidadedesaopaulo.com):
Listings supplements featuring the cultural activities of the city are brought out by major newspapers on Fridays. Veja São Paulo is a listings magazine enclosed published on Saturdays. On the internet, check these websites: cidadedesaopaulo. com, guiadasemana.com.br, guia.folha. com.br, vejinha.com.br and visitesaopaulo.com. You may also purchase tickets for movies and shows in these websites: ingresso.com, ingressofacil.com.br, ingressorapido.com.br, ticketsforfun.com. br, and cinemark.com.br.
ARCHITECTURE IN THE HISTORICAL CENTER Visit one-hundred-year-old buildings such as the Tribunal de Justiça (Court Room) and the Martinelli Building. AFRICAN CULTURE Casa Mestre Ananias, a house founded by the pioneer capoeira player in the city, is among the sights of this tour. STREET ART Interventions by artists are scattered on walls in the four corners of the city. CREATIVE CITY A tour to see the attractions and activities that confirm the expressiveness and the vocations of the metropolis. RURAL ECOTOURISM Trails, waterfalls, and indigenous communities can be visited in the environmental protection areas of the city. INDEPENDENCE OF BRAZIL A historical overview, from the site where independence was proclaimed to the museum within Independência Park. COFFEE The grain is part of the city’s history, bolstering the construction of railways, up to the place where the coffe was negotiated. FOOTBALL Praça Charles Miller is the starting point for visitors who want to learn more about the sport that landed first in São Paulo before taking over Brazil. VIEWING POINTS The vastness of the city can be seen from above, from vantage points like the top of Copan Building and Pico do Jaraguá. cityofsaopaulo.com
Pinacoteca: a vast collection of sculptures
One of the most pulsating metropolis in the world, São Paulo is much more than a great place for doing business. Taking a day off is the fir...