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A must to do in São Paulo !

Don't miss the feira on Sunday if you are in São Paulo ! It's very simple to get to Embu: the bus... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
San Jose, Costa Rica
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#1 place to visit while in São Paulo

A #1 place to visit while in São Paulo. Shopping: this is the only place I buy Brazilian goods in... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2017
Chicago, Illinois
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Largo 21 de Abril e Centro Historico | Centro, Embu das Artes, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Big and busy, Sao Paulo can create the desire for a getaway and Embu das Artes provides a reason. An easy cab ride away from Sao Paulo’s bustle, you’ll find a little town that, on Sundays, hosts a craft fair in the main square. Lots...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Hawk470
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Don't miss the feira on Sunday if you are in São Paulo ! It's very simple to get to Embu: the bus leaves near the Clinicas metro station, around 50 minutes for 4,80R$ and you get out in front of the feira. A lot of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

A #1 place to visit while in São Paulo. Shopping: this is the only place I buy Brazilian goods in Brazil. I’d skip purchasing anything São Paulo and head here for a day. What’s here: paintings small and large, home decorations, wood carvings, ceramics, religious...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank Paul_from_Chicago773
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I would say this is a must place to visit when in São Paulo. The shop vendors are helpful and friendly, comfortable to just look around the stores. There is a vast array of good for sale from Art Deco lamp shades, wooden furniture to...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank kieronl148
Reviewed 14 October 2016

An 1 hour trip from São Paulo, central area. In weekends and hollydays, a nice place to see people and arts from Brazil. Several restaurants surround the central area of 'Embu das Artes', where open the arts fair.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank LuizHo
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

You can have a happy day in Feira de Artes e Artesanatos. You can buy different types of art with different materials. Enjoy the offer the food, clothes, jewelry, things your home or office. All this things you can buy paying a good price. You...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Adriana P
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Largo Vinte e Um de Abril - Parque Francisco Rizzo, Embu das Artes - SP, Brazil Had a hard time finding in uber so copy and paste above for best address. Address on here does not translate properly. Here for business for several weeks and...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank 826erinw
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Sundays here are fantastic. The vibe is very pleasant, the food is great, the vendors/shop owners are very nice and i feel good here.....far away from the megapolis. I have often bought art work and i have never had any regrets. Highly recommended. PS you...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank yorom
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Driving out to Embu das Artes is a great option for those who want to experience small country Brazilian style just outside São Paulo. 30 km drive from the city center and you are right in the middle of a little historic old town with...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank gutobrasil
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

A half hour or more drive out of Sâo Paulo, visit Embu das Artes on a weekend or holiday for a colourful mix of art, handicrafts, furniture, music, restaurants and local families on a happy day out. Crowded, cheerful; hilly and erratic pavements; lots of...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Vivienne E
22 July 2018|
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Delia M
7 November 2017|
Response from Jean C | Reviewed this property |
Good afternoon, I live on the embu side, and every Sunday including an extended holiday there were the stalls and shops open, I believe it will be open on the 24th until 6pm. besides the longer it will be Christmas Eve will... More
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