Ribeirao Preto Vacation Packages
Ribeirao Preto in Sao Paulo is home to roughly 600,000 people.
Ribeirao Preto is located about 370 miles (595 kilometers) south of the national capital Brasilia and 180 miles (290 kilometers) northwest of Sao Paulo.
Ribeirao Preto is home to some fine public squares, ideal for meeting the locals and watching the world go by. Be sure to check out Independence Plaza and Chapel Square, two of the best-loved public squares in in the city area. Those looking for even more great opportunities to meet locals should also visit Elias Salles Square and XV of November Square.
Take advantage of Ribeirao Preto’s reputation as a great place to shop. Add to your wardrobe, stock up on food or just enjoy the atmosphere at the wide range of shops. Shopping Center Iguatemi Sao Carlos and Shopping Jaragua are popular local hubs for browsing shops and stalls. If you don’t find what you need, there is more at Antonio Massel Municipal Market and Ribeirao Shopping Mall.
While you are on a tour of Ribeirao Preto, don’t miss out on the historical religious buildings. Get an insight into the original construction methods of the Sao Carlos Cathedral and the Cathedral of Saint Sebastian as you view the old structures.
Spend some quality time with the kids in in the Ribeirao Preto area at Magic Gardens, a much-loved day out that will entertain the entire family. Pack your sense of adventure and prepare for a day filled with laughter and magical moments.
The Ribeirao Preto area boasts local botanical gardens where you can slow down and relax amongst a large and diverse collection of flora. Like many other botanical gardens in the country this garden plays its part in conserving plant diversity.
Children's Park is one of the most photographed public green spaces around Ribeirao Preto. Keen gardeners love to hang out here because of its well-tended botanical displays.
The local zoo, Ecological Park of San Carlos, is a great location to bring the family for an exciting afternoon watching native and exotic animals. If you can’t spare too much time, grab a map so you can quickly find the key exhibits.
Whether you’re staying in Ribeirao Preto for work, rest or pleasure, you’ll get more out of your visit by visiting the Volunteers Monument and the Church of Our Lady of Aparecida.