Aracaju historic downtown, Aracaju

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Observe an impressive blend of history, architecture, and culture while taking a jaunt around Aracaju historic downtown. The Praça Fausto Cardoso--the oldest square in the city--and Ponte do Imperador--a pier built for Brazil’s last emperor, Dom Pedro II in 1860--are just two historical sites preserving the heritage of Aracaju. Join a walking tour to learn more about the city’s heritage. Both the Antonio Franco and Thales Ferraz markets have been refurbished and are a great place to shop for crafts and ethnic food, including cheeses, spices, and cashew nuts. A visit to Aracaju historic downtown represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Aracaju attractions planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Still with establishments running in old buildings, some unfortunately deteriorated, the historic center is a wonderful attraction. Enjoy and visit mercadão and sample the seasonal fruits, chestnuts and cooked peanuts sold by street walkers
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  • The historic center of Aracaju shows much of the legacy of the Sergipe people, with ancient buildings and palaces.
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