Guarulhos Tourism

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Guarulhos (Portuguese pronunciation: [ɡwaˈɾuʎus]) is a Brazilian municipality. It is the second most populous city in the Brazilian state of São Paulo, the 13th most populous city in Brazil, and the 53rd most populous on the continent. In the last few years it has outgrown Campinas. It is part of the Metropolitan Region of São Paulo. The population is 1,324,781 (2015 est.) in an area of 318.68 km². It is the most populous non-capital city in the country and has the second-largest GDP in the state, the 8th largest in the country.


Guarulhos in Brazil offers a unique experience to travellers. When planning a trip to Guarulhos, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Campos Do Jordao. Attractions in Campos Do Jordao include Morro Do Elefante, Ducha De Prata, Amantikir Jardins. Tour packages of Guarulhos are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Guarulhos*

  • Pollution Statistics in Guarulhos

    Know the pollution level of Guarulhos before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 80.63 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 76.17 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 69.92 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75.38 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 51.15 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 68.85 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 65.58 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 66.13 (High)
  • Guarulhos: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Guarulhos for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Guarulhos.

    • Burglary and Theft 58.54 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 81.88 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 87.2 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 93.31 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 75.92 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 76.7 (High)
    • Attacks 60.86 (High)
    • Drug offense 77.54 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 44.26 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 12.35 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 44.63 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.37 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 80.05 (Very High)
  • Living in Guarulhos - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Guarulhos is 76.74 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 27.72 (Low)
    • Climate Index 99.17 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 84.86 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 49.34 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 57.16 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 53.15 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 20.63 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 40.36 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Guarulhos

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Guarulhos

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.45 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.39 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 52.07 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 113.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 70.46 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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