Family and Kids in Fortaleza

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Fortaleza? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Fortaleza, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Fortaleza.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Fortaleza for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Public Garden

    Garden

    This is the oldest square in Fortaleza and is known by various names including the Martyrs Square. The garden is set in the square and serves as a popular hangout in the city. The trees centennial, Baobab Tree planted by Senator Pompey are worth observing. The square dates back to 1890, but was renovated in 1940 on the lines of the Public garden of Rio de Janeiro.
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Praia Do Futuro

    Beach, Water Sport, Picnic Spot

    Perfect for swimming and bathing, the Praia do future beach is less crowded and offers the much needed tranquillity in the bustling city of Fortaleza. There are also barracks and restaurants serving food if you are hungry after all the swimming!    Activities : bathing, swimming, surfing
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Morro Branco

    Beach

    Located in Beberibe, the Morro Branco is known for its different hues of sand and is especially used for silicografia which is the art of drawing with sand. Observe the Labyrinth Morro Branco which is formed by the erosion on the cliffs and dunes. There is a lighthouse where you can hike to and get a panoramic view of the sea, especially during the sunset. There is also a petite fisherman villa...Read more
  4. Amazing Fortaleza attraction for kids
    Dragao Do Mar Theatre

    Family and Kids

    A massive structure with a domed roof, the Dragao do Mar Centre of Art and Culture is spread over an area of 33000 square metres. Dedicated to art and culture, this centre is named after Dragao do Mar in the honour of Chico da Matilde- a hero of the abolitionist movement in Ceara, who in 1881 refused to transport slaves to be sold further south in the country. Attractions include: Me...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Arena Castelao

    Family and Kids

    Opened in 1973, the Estádio Castelao has a seating capacity of 63903. Built at the initiative taken by state governor Placido Castelo, it has one small continuous oval shaped tier and large ramps at both sides. The second tier was installed in 1980 and there were subsequent renovations and today, it is one of the best sports Arenas in the state. Drop in for a match when in the city and s...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Fortaleza
    Mercado Central

    Family and Kids

    Also known as the Fortress Central Market, the Mercado central specialises in handmade goodies of the Ceara province. Dating back to 1809, the market was initially set up for the trade of meat, fruits and vegetables. It was later renovated and now is set in an impressive circular building. Housing around 500 stores, drop in to shop for clothes, accessories and more!
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Fontes Beach

    Beach

    Dotted with red and white sand dune cliffs, this beach offers a great view and has an extra ordinary backdrop of shoreline and ponds. The fauna is beautiful and the best attraction of the beach is the Buggy ride. These buggies will take you through dunes, grottos and run till the Uruau Lake- the largest lake in the area. Horse riding is also available on the beach.
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Meireles Beach

    Beach

    A stretch of beach adorned by the handicraft fair- Feirinha de Artesanato, Meireles Beach is a popular hangout in Fortaleza. Dotted with hotels, restaurants and shopping areas, this beach is a tourist magnet. The Barracas- rustic restaurants by the beach are great for drinks and food by the sea. The beach serves as a great walking area and visitors can take a stroll anytime during the day or ni...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Metropolitana Cathedral

    Family and Kids

    The construction of this majestic cathedral began in 1939 and it took a whole lot of time to complete- nearly 40 years! It was designed by French architect George Mounier and the design was allegedly inspired by the Grand Cathedral in cologne. This is the third largest cathedral in Brazil and is set in Gothic-Roman style. There is a seating capacity of 5000 worshipers, the chapel of Joseph-the ...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Ingleses Bridge

    Family and Kids

    Also known as the metal Bridge, this is one of the most iconic development structures in Fortaleza and is located in Praia de Iracema. Dating back to 1921, the construction of this bridge began during the British rule. Initially constructed to connect to the new port that was being developed, the Bridge has become a great spot for tourists to get a panoramic view of the sea. Flooded with visito...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Cachaca Museum

    Theme Park

    Located a few kilometres away, the theme park offers activities like zip-line, hiking trails, and river kayaking. The Cachaca is a metropolitan area museum and displays a vast collection of documents, pictures, bottles and barrels of spices, maps and everything related to the Cachaca history. The museum exhibits the largest wooden barrel in the world with a height of 8 metres and a capacity of ...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Crocobeach Bar & Restaurante

    Family and Kids

    Located right on the Future beach, this is a very popular resort known for its apt service and great ambience. Drop in for good food, excellent drinks and chances are you might just never feel like leaving!  
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Centro De Turismo Do Ceara

    Family and Kids

    Located in tan old jailhouse, the tourism centre is a one-stop destination for knowing the whereabouts of different attractions and activities in Fortaleza. Also, there is a small market selling handicraft goods and local specialities like cashew nuts, liqueurs, dripping, souvenirs, nets and bobbin laces inside the centre.
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Jose De Alencar Theatre

    Family and Kids

    Officially operating since 1910, this Brazilian theatre features the brilliant style of architecture built in the art nouveau style. The auditorium has a seating capacity of 120 and the inner structure comprises of glass and metal work imported from Scotland. Attractions include: 120-seat auditorium, foyer, stage space open and annex building, Centre for the Arts Scenic (CENA) spread over 2000 ...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Prainha Beach

    Beach

    Perfect for a casual stroll in the evenings, the Prainha Beach also has great bunch of restaurants, hotels, inns, bars and vacation homes. Located 40 kilometres from the city centre, many tourists also prefer staying at the Prainha beach. It can be reached by a buggy from the beach park. Stalls for snacking and natural pools at low tide make it good to visit anytime during the day!