Aracaju historic downtown, Aracaju

3.5
#6 of 9 in Historic Sites in Aracaju
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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  • Place with ample space, several old buildings, thirst for power, and others, some in restoration, others needing improvements, but not that takes away the charm of imagining how beautiful it should be at the time of its construction and its imponence.
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  • A beautiful building with two bright towers is a beautiful façade!!! Built over a century ago, unfortunately it is closed for renovation. The services have been transferred to Curia.
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