©

Aparecida trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Itinerary planner

+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Aparecida

4.5
Sacred & Religious Sites · Landmarks · Churches
Home to one of Brazil's most famous basilicas, the small city of Aparecida welcomes many times its population in tourists every year. In fact, with more than 7 million people visiting the Basilica of the National Shrine of Our Lady of Aparecida annually, the site of Latin America's largest pilgrimmage brings in crowds that help support the city of 36,000 people. Although there are a handful of other attractions in Aparecida, including several museums, a theme park, and an aquarium, it's the renowned religious site that draws most visitors to the city. In the build up to your vacation in Aparecida, plan trip itinerary minutiae using the visitor reviews, staff write-ups, and custom search fields on our Brazil trip itinerary builder.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Aparecida

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Aparecida

See all ›
National Sanctuary of Our Lady of Aparecida ©
Religious Site
National Sanctuary of Our Lady of Aparecida
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes
Matriz Basilica Nossa Senhora Aparecida ©
Church
Matriz Basilica Nossa Senhora Aparecida
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
Caminho Do Rosario
Religious Site
Caminho Do Rosario
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
Visita monitorada noturna na Basilica
Religious Site
Visita monitorada noturna na Basilica
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in Aparecida

Sala das Promessas
Landmark
Sala das Promessas
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
Passarela da Fe
Bridge
Passarela da Fe
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
Memorial da Devocao Nossa Senhora Aparecida ©
Specialty Museum
Memorial da Devocao Nossa Senhora Aparecida
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes

Side trips from Aparecida

Amantikir Park ©
Garden
Amantikir Park Campos Do Jordao
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
Mercado Municipal de São Paulo ©
Farmers Market
Mercado Municipal de São Paulo Sao Paulo
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo ©
Art Museum
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo Sao Paulo
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
Morro do Elefante ©
Lookout
Morro do Elefante Campos Do Jordao
3.3
Duration: 2 hours

Kid-friendly things to do in Aparecida

See all ›
Morro do Cruzeiro ©
Religious Site
Morro do Cruzeiro
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
Mirante da Torre da Basilica ©
Lookout
Mirante da Torre da Basilica
4.6
Duration: 4 hours
Capela das Velas
Landmark
Capela das Velas
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
Capela da Ressurreicao
Landmark
Capela da Ressurreicao
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Historic Sites in Aparecida

Igreja de Sao Benedito ©
Church
Igreja de Sao Benedito
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
Capela do Batismo ©
Church
Capela do Batismo
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes
Church of Sao Geraldo ©
Church
Church of Sao Geraldo
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes

Museums in Aparecida

Professor Jose Luiz Pasin Municipal Museum
Specialty Museum
Professor Jose Luiz Pasin Municipal Museum
4.8
Duration: 2 hours

Places to visit with Aparecida

Sao Paulo Trip planner BEST FOR: Park, Art Museum, Specialty Museum Ubatuba Trip planner BEST FOR: Beach, Aquarium, Island Campos Do Jordao Trip planner BEST FOR: Garden, Lookout, Architectural Building Brotas Trip planner BEST FOR: Zipline, Wildlife Area, Park Ilhabela Trip planner BEST FOR: Beach, Waterfall, Island