Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in João Pessoa, Brazil


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 4.1 km
Ascend 122 m
Descend 126 m

Explore João Pessoa in Brazil with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Individual Sights in João Pessoa

Sight 1: Parque Sólon de Lucena

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Parque Sólon de Lucena, also known as Parque da Lagoa, is a public space in the city of João Pessoa, capital of the Brazilian state of Paraíba. One of the main symbols of the city, the park is located in the center of the capital of Paraíba and features beautiful gardens and a lagoon in the center, with a large circular reflecting pool surrounded by imperial palm trees.

Wikipedia: Parque Sólon de Lucena (PT)

1388 meters / 17 minutes

Sight 2: Casarão de Azulejos

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Casarão de Azulejos MURUCUTU / CC BY-SA 4.0

The Casarão de Azulejos, also known as Sobrado dos Azulejos, is a historic building located in the historic center of João Pessoa, capital of the Brazilian state of Paraíba. It belonged to Commander Antônio dos Santos Coelho, serving as his family's residence and, later, served as a public office and school.

Wikipedia: Casarão de Azulejos (PT)

287 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 3: Basílica de Nossa Senhora das Neves

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The Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of the Snows also called João Pessoa Cathedral is a Catholic church located in the old town of João Pessoa, capital of the state of Paraiba in Brazil. It is the seat of the Archdiocese of Paraíba.

Wikipedia: Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of the Snows, João Pessoa (EN)

506 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 4: Igreja da Misericórdia

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Our Lady of Mercy Church is a Catholic church located in the Historic Center of João Pessoa, capital of the Brazilian state of Paraíba.

Wikipedia: Church of Our Lady of Mercy (João Pessoa) (EN)

1913 meters / 23 minutes

Sight 5: Balaustrada da Rua das Trincheiras

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The Balustrade is a monument located on Avenida João da Mata S/N, in the neighborhood of Jaguaribe, João Pessoa, Paraíba. The place, listed by Iphan since August 1980, was erected in 1918 by Governor Francisco Camilo de Holanda and is formed by a beautiful architectural set of old and artistically well-crafted benches, in addition to the viewpoint itself.

Wikipedia: Balaustrada (João Pessoa) (PT)


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