Memorial do Imigrante museum

Explore this fascinating museum, which was once a hostel that tens of thousands of immigrants passed through upon arriving in Brazil.

Mercado Municipal

Look out for the lovely stained-glass windows depicting scenes of Brazilian agricultural production.

Avenida Paulista

A showcase for modern São Paulo, this avenue also features a few lavish mansions from bygone eras.

Paranapiacaba

This remarkable, late nineteenth-century British railway village is a popular base for hikes in the surrounding Mata Atlântica.

Fazenda Pinhal

An intriguing relic of the state’s nineteenth-century coffee boom, this is one of the oldest surviving and best-preserved rural estates in the state of São Paulo.

Ilhabela

Protected as a state park, this island – the most beautiful spot on São Paulo’s coast – remains unravaged by tourism.

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