The place has gorgeous beaches and hence, all the options of exploring and indulging in the extravagant sea life automatically open up to you while here. You can go boating and sailing, to get a good catch at the sea, while the crisp sea breeze will give you all the feels. The Atlantic coastline offers plenty of gorgeous beaches where in you can relax and have an amazing time. There is the carnival in the month of January, which will give you an extraordinary experience which is unforgettable! There are many options when it comes to things to do in Aracaju.
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#1 of 15 Things to do in Aracaju | Added 268 times in trip plans
Bar, Art And Culture, Beach, Play Ground, Food And Drinks, Restaurant, Entertain...
Orla de Atalaia Avenida, Santos Dumont, 1813, 49035 Aracaju, Brazil
This massive sports and entertainment complex, on a six kilometres long beach, and nine kilometres from the city centre, is the pride of Aracaju. The sheer number of activities alone is impressive. There is a bar and restaurant section filled with international cuisine; an area devoted to regional food; a five kilometre long bike trail; the Crab Ca...
#2 of 15 Things to do in Aracaju | Added 259 times in trip plans
Art And Culture, Museum, Family And Kids, Specialty Museum
Av. Ivo do Prado, 398 - Centro, Aracaju - SE, Brazil
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Though it’s called a museum, its permanent exhibit is not as important as its role as a cultural centre of the Sergipe people. The small but high-tech museum makes intensive use of multimedia exhibits to recreate the scenarios and experience of what its like to be Sergipena. It covers history, festival, language, culture, craft; and even recr...
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Aquarium, Family And Kids, Exhibition
Av. Santos Dumont, 1010 - Atalaia, Aracaju - SE, 49037-475, Brazil
09:00 am - 09:00 pm
Opened in 2002, this is one of the most popular tourist attractions in town, and is visited by about 120,000 people annually. The oceanarium is the first one in Northeast Brazil; it is shaped like a giant turtle; and it’s surrounded by palm and eucalyptus trees.
Inside, its 18 aquariums exhibit about 70 marine animals of various species, all ...
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Bar, Beach, Walking Area, Food And Drinks, Family And Kids, Water Sport, Picnic ...
Praia Do Saco, 634 se 49200, R. Flaviano L. Bedóia, 358, Estância - SE, 49200-000, Brazil
The blue green waters of the cove wash up at the shores of this 5 kilometre long, narrow, sandy beach. Graceful dunes run along its length, as do lines of coconut trees. The amenities of the beach are fantastic; kiosks sell drink and food; there are vacation homes and hotels nearby if you want to spend the night. The famous Nil Bar is famous for it...
#5 of 15 Things to do in Aracaju | Added 73 times in trip plans
Bar, Island, Restaurant, Entertainment, Family And Kids
Croa do Goré, Aracaju - State of Sergipe, Brazil
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Sometime, on some shores, you can walk over to an island when the tide is low; if the tide is high, you take a boat. This is not one of those places.
The Croa do Gore is a small tidal island, a sandbar, in the middle of the Vaza-Barris River. It disappears at high tide and is reborn at low tide. A boat from the nearby village of Mosqueiro, from the...
#6 of 15 Things to do in Aracaju | Added 196 times in trip plans
Bar, Beach, Food And Drinks, Restaurant, Family And Kids
Av. Santos Dumont, 6 - Atalaia, Aracaju - SE, 49035-730, Brazil
A good getaway for those seeking some tranquillity, the beach has warm waters. It’s a little more than a mile south of Orla de Atalaia. The sand is golden and levels over the beach’s wide area. The water is a little choppy, but shallow enough for kids to safely bathe. Further out, you may see some people windsurfing. Along the beach&rsq...
#7 of 15 Things to do in Aracaju | Added 123 times in trip plans
Beach, Entertainment, Family And Kids, Picnic Spot
Aracaju | Sta Luzia Island, Aracaju, Sergipe, Brazil
This can’t really count as a single beach, as it is 30 kilometres long. While Aracaju is south bank of the Rio Sergipe River, this beach is on the north, and it stretches north from the Atalia Nova township. The beach is most popular during the tourist season, though it has not been developed for tourists. Its large area means that no matter ...
#8 of 15 Things to do in Aracaju | Added 122 times in trip plans
Church, Religious Site, Family And Kids, Hill
Santo Antônio, Aracaju - State of Sergipe, Brazil
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
On top of the charming San Antonio hill sits the charming neo-Gothic San Antonio church. While the building itself is moderately pretty, what people really come up for over here is the panoramic view. You can see the whole city, the length of the Rio Sergipe River, and where the river meets the Atlantic Ocean. Take photographs and then turn to the ...
#9 of 15 Things to do in Aracaju | Added 172 times in trip plans
Bar, Beach, View Point, Food And Drinks, Restaurant, Entertainment, Play, Family...
Ciclovia da Beira Mar - Treze de Julho, Aracaju - SE, 49020-240, Brazil
In Aracaju, 13th July is more than a date – it’s a neighbourhood, and an upscale one at that. It’s named after the day of 07.13.1924, when Augusto Maynard Gomes besieged the city from the beach. The district’s main attraction is the attractive boulevard, or promenade that runs along the beach. In addition to bike paths, tenn...
#10 of 15 Things to do in Aracaju | Added 148 times in trip plans
Bar, Art Gallery, Church, Walking Area, Historical Site, Restaurant, Entertainme...
Palácios Olímpio Campos, Aracaju
A collection of grand old mansions, elegant churches, lively markets, and charming old squares and plazas make up Aracaju’s historic commercial centre. It’s a great place to stroll around; and the best way to get to know the city. It’s not too big, so if you start intelligently, you can easily cover all the main sights in a single...
#11 of 15 Things to do in Aracaju | Added 25 times in trip plans
Zoo, Entertainment, Family And Kids, Cable Car
822, - Parque Gov. José Rolemberg Leite III, 2, Aracaju - SE, Brazil
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
Not many people know that Aracaju has its own scenic cable car lift. Its location in the northern area of the city, away from conventional tourist stomping grounds, means it often gets overlooked. The cable car will take you to the top of Urubu Hill, a 630-metre ride, and from there you can follow the hill trail to the launch ramp, from where hang-...
#12 of 15 Things to do in Aracaju | Added 123 times in trip plans
Beach, Family And Kids
Praia do Mosqueiro, Brazil
About 20 kilometres south of Atalaia, Mosqueiro Beach is thought to be one of the best beaches in the area. The sand is fine and white; the water is blue and warm; the air is balmy and tranquil. This is where the catamaran rides launch from, on their way to Croa Gore, the tidal sandbar island, or Sao Cristovao island, the first capital of Sergipe. ...
#13 of 15 Things to do in Aracaju | Added 171 times in trip plans
Religious Site, Family And Kids, Cathedral
Praça Olímpio Campos, 228 - Centro, Aracaju q SE, 49010-040, Brazil
08:00 am - 08:00 pm
Combining neo-classical and neo-Gothic elements, the church is beautiful building. It was built in 1862, then known as the Church of Nossa Senhora da Conceição; in 1910, it was made a cathedral. It is the most important Catholic building in the region. Its most talked about feature is the cathedral dome, which, while not that striking...
#14 of 15 Things to do in Aracaju | Added 99 times in trip plans
Museum, Family And Kids, Exhibition
Praça Fausto Cardoso - Centro, Aracaju - SE, 49010-100, Brazil
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Built in 1863, this beautiful neo-classical building was the seat of Sergipe state’s government till 1995. Early in the 20th century, some serious redecoration introduced contemporary European influences in its look. Though it was made into a museum of sorts in 2010, and opened to the public, it can still only be visited via guided tour. The ...
#15 of 15 Things to do in Aracaju | Added 99 times in trip plans
Museum, Family And Kids
R. Estância, 228 - Centro, Aracaju - SE, 49010-180, Brazil
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
This ethnic, cultural and archaeological museum is thought of as a record of Sergipe’s heart. It has objects and artefacts from all segments and times of Sergipe society. The comprehensive collection has been put together mainly by the efforts of research teams led by teachers and their students. The exhibition is presented in way to show the...