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Aracaju historic downtown

Aracaju, State of Sergipe, Brazil
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Aracaju overview

My wife is from Aracaju and it's a good new place to tour and stay. There are open air markets to... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2016
Richard B
A few interesting buildings mixed with awfull new ones

Its interesting to go and visit once you are near but you wont miss anything special if you dont... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2016
Margarida W
Lisbon, Portugal
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8 Dec 2016
“Aracaju overview”
21 Jan 2016
“A few interesting buildings mixed with awfull new ones”
Aracaju, State of Sergipe, Brazil
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Reviewed 8 December 2016

My wife is from Aracaju and it's a good new place to tour and stay. There are open air markets to buy fresh fruits and veggies and crafts of the local craftsmen. The fruits are not to be missed: papaya, mango, banana (varieties), Ascerola cherries,...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Its interesting to go and visit once you are near but you wont miss anything special if you dont. The palace of the governour is the most interesting thing you can do

Thank Margarida W
Reviewed 31 December 2015

The historic district is not that big of an area but nice to take a stroll through especially after having lunch at the Mercado Municipal which is walking distance from each other. From here you can pop your into the São Salvador Church and walk...More

Thank Marcos C
Reviewed 24 September 2015

A small museum but with very interesting historical, cultural and ethnical exhibits. Techonology is used in a nive way. there is a very good cafe at the bottom!

Thank João Frederico M
Reviewed 30 September 2014

The historical center has very little to see, because the main historical cities of Sergipe are located about 40 km outside Aracaju. If you want to see historical sites go to São Cristovao.

Thank Fabiano F
Reviewed 7 June 2014

Stunning embroidered clothes in the shops of Centro de Turismo, very close to the Cathedral. Also, the handicraft museum. Spent a lovely time there, 5 min walking to the Municipal market, another place you can't miss.

1  Thank Marcia H
Reviewed 17 January 2013

The historical district is a limited number of structures almost overun by infills. Having seen 80 % of Portugal, the examples are worth the walk. The market is huge but a challenge and do not go alone.

Thank AlofGlencoe
Reviewed 5 September 2012

Be a smart gringo. Travel in a group or pairs. Do not show a lot of money, jewelry or watches. This is worth a visit but be careful. It is a dangerous area.

Thank Gerald H
Reviewed 16 March 2012

A very nice and organized city, very clean and great to spend vacations.

Thank Debora_SC
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