10 Things To Do in Joao Pessoa: Brazil

Share on Pinterest
Share with your friends


Source: Marinelson Almeida

There are many local stalls with very cheap products as well as some restaurants in which you can go but looked nice. There are pleasure crafts that also take groups of tourists. This is out daily while you see those who dance samba on board. Of course, watch the sunset, and be serenaded by a great musician playing sax.

1. See the Parque Solon de Lucena

The pond was completely renovated and was much prettier. Ideal place to play with the kids, do some hiking, biking and take beautiful photos. The old pond turned into a public space for walking, sports and to have a good chat. Space has a boardwalk, bike lane, toys for the kids, kiosks, police station and a deck where future plan to install paddleboats.


  • Name: Parque Sólon de Lucena
  • Address: Centro, João Pessoa – PB, 58013-130, Brazil
  • Phone: None
  • Hours: 6am–10pm
  • Open: Everyday
  • Interest: City Park

2.Visit the Igreja de São Francisco

The cultural center has very beautiful baroque architecture, you feel an inner peace when walking by. An old church that has already been a very good convent know a little history of Paraiba, excellent place for those who like history. The place is on the high end (old) city and wonderful way impacting by so much beauty, much-covered wood with gold.


  • Name: Igreja de São Francisco Joao
  • Address: Ladeira São Francisco, s/n – Centro, João Pessoa – PB, 58010-650, Brazil
  • Phone: +55 83 3218-4505
  • Hours: 8:30AM–4:30PM
  • Open: Everyday
  • Interest: Landmarks

3.Go to Estacao Cabo Branco Joao Pessoa

A work of beauty in pleasant place! But I consider useless culture barely present in such work. Beautiful to see. It is quite great and well-maintained facilities, with exhibits that are worth a visit to the place which in itself is worth the ride. place clean, organized and welcoming, pleasant sound. Several exhibitions. Beautiful place with good space to park.


  • Name: Estacao Cabo Branco Joao Pessoa
  • Address: Rua João Cyrillo – Altiplano Cabo Branco, João Pessoa – PB, 58046-010, Brazil
  • Phone: +55 83 3214-8303
  • Hours: 9AM–6PM
  • Open: Everyday
  • Interest: Cultural Center
  • Web: http://joaopessoa.pb.gov.br/estacaocb/

4. View the Rio Sanhauá

Older buildings but the mix of sensations is present here as well with both in Lower City has its differences and its charm is well worth spending the 2 attractions for historians is a full plate. Very beautiful with its old houses and some streets, very colorful. With streets still paved with cobblestones.

5.Explore the Praya de Tambau

A typical wide beach with little bars along the coast and chairs and umbrellas for rent or being under a palm tree, with calm and warm waters, you can take a boat to see the coral reefs. By the evening, it is very nice to walk because it has a lot of movement of people, restaurants, craft fairs and the sea breeze that envelops you.


  • Name: Praya de Tambau
  • Address: Av. Alm. Tamandaré – Tambaú, João Pessoa – PB, 58033-455, Brazil
  • Phone: None
  • Hours: 6AM–6PM
  • Open: Everyday
  • Interest: Public Beach

6.Relax in nature at Joao Pessoa Botanic Garden

The Joao Pessoa Botanical Garden is a super nice place to anyone visiting. The place is the biggest Botanical Garden of Brazil, very beautiful, with an amazing story. Too bad it is unkempt, but that’s the fault of the government. The service guides and monitors are sensational. worth the trouble to visit when Joao Pessoa.


  • Name: Joao Pessoa Botanic Garden
  • Address: Av. Dom Pedro II, João Pessoa – PB, Brazil
  • Phone: +55 83 3218-7880
  • Hours: 8AM–4:30PM
  • Open: Closed Sunday and Monday
  • Interest: Botanical Garden
  • Web: http://www.bgci.org/garden.php?id=2599

7.View the Farol do Cabo Branco

It is located near Cabo Branco Station Complex, the Park of Dreams. The lighthouse is a triangular structure, The architecture is very nice, you can visit but when we went was closed. Worth knowing, see the cliffs and the sea. To get there you can go hiking or take the bus (which is a bit complicated), you get off in front of Cabo Branco Station and walk about 6 blocks. It is a quick walk.


  • Name: Cabo Branco Lighthouse
  • Address: Av. Cabo Branco – Cabo Branco, João Pessoa – PB, 58045-010, Brazil
  • Opened: 1972
  • Height: 19 m
  • Interest: Landmarks

8.Have a drink at Sal and Brasa Churrascaria

Steakhouse with a variety of meats, Japanese food and buffet. Great choices of meats, including wild boar barbecue, ancho Argentine steak and meat and cheese. Only needs to improve as the accompaniments. But even the desserts are delicious. The price of R $ 39.90 per person is very fair and the service is great.


9.Buy clothes at Mangabeira Shopping

Excellent location already has installed the largest and best shopping networks that make the greatest success elsewhere. The Mangabeira is the largest shopping Joao Pessoa, has several local options but also franchised stores of major brands. It is also a good choice for food and leisure.


  • Name: Mangabeira Shopping
  • Address: Av. Hilton Souto Maior, s/n – Mangabeira, João Pessoa – PB, 58055-018, Brazil
  • Phone: +55 83 3565-1400
  • Hours: 10AM–10PM
  • Open: Everyday
  • Interest: Shopping Mall
  • Web: http://mangabeirashopping.com.br/app/

10.Have a coffee break at Pôr-do-sol no Jacaré

Great varieties of biscuits, chilled and well-stuffed pasta, love, especially the chicken with cream cheese, as recommended as it is always a go for this pastry and ask traditional flavors like pastel well seasoned and stuffed meat has flavors well variables. Out there, you have a good choice of chicken with cream cheese.


  • Name: Pôr-do-sol no Jacaré
  • Address: Cabedelo | Cabedelo, João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brasil
  • Phone: 83998300007
  • Hours: 10AM–10PM
  • Open: Everyday

There is a lighthouse located on the cliff of Cabo Branco, and it marks the easternmost point of mainland Brazil. There’s actually more to do than just seeing and watching the sunset. But, of course, you see the sunset and it is the main reason for coming here.

Have a good trip and travel!

Share on Pinterest
Share with your friends

Brazil, South and Central America, State of Paraiba