Manaira is a welcoming neighborhood. The neighborhood's charm comes through with its college atmosphere. Many visitors come to bask in its beautiful outdoor settings, namely the beaches and parks. Start by booking your hotel in Manaira, and then enjoy the sights in the greater Joao Pessoa area.
Sightseeing around Manaira
Some top local attractions include the museums, monuments, and university. Sights like Jose Americo House, Gunpowder House, and Santa Roza Theater offer insight into the local culture. Sao Francisco Cultural Center, Nossa Senhora do Carmo Church, and Monastery of Sao Bento are significant monuments. Palacio da Redencao, Sao Pedro Goncalves Church, and Antenor Navarro Square are some local landmarks. Immerse yourself in the collegiate life with a tour of Federal University of Paraiba.
Many visitors like to do some shopping while in town, but there are a number of other activities. Manaira Beach, Picaozinho Beach, and Bessa Beach are a few spots to soak up some sunshine. You can spend a leisurely afternoon outside at Arruda Camara Park, Joao Pessoa Botanical Garden, or Solon de Lucena Park. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by Manaira Shopping Mall, Handicraft Market, and Central Market.
One of the most popular attractions in the area is the Jacare Beach. You can also visit Intermares Beach, Cabo Branco Lighthouse, and Seixas Point.
Getting around Manaira
Learn about your options for water transportation at the marina.
The closest major airport is Joao Pessoa (JPA-Presidente Castro Pinto Intl.), located 8.4 miles (13.5 km) from Manaira.