Porto Alegre Tourism Line
The city tour Linha Turismo offers a special way to discover and to know Porto Alegre. When embarking on the buses of 4 meters high, with the second floor open, the tourist has the opportunity to see the city from another angle and to be inside of historical information and curious about characters, streets, neighborhoods, squares, monuments and attractions of the routes offered. There are two route options: the Historic City Tour, which shows the main sightseeing spots located in the center of the city, and the South Zone City Tour, where the main attractions are the natural landscapes of the city.
Location: Terminal Linha Turismo - Travessa do Carmo, 84 - Cidade Baixa - Porto Alegre
Phone: (51) 0800.517686 | (51) 3289.6741
Orla do Guaíba
(Parque Moacir Sclier)
Located on the shores of Lake Guaíba and close to the Usina do Gasômetro, the park has a bike path and public walkway, gazebos, sports courts, anchorage for tour boats, four bars and a panoramic restaurant. It is a great option to watch the Porto Alegre sunset, considered one of the most beautiful in Brazil.
Location: Along the banks of Lake Guaíba - Historic Downtown District - Porto Alegre
Praça da Alfândega
Located in the Historic Center of Porto Alegre, Praça da Alfândega has monuments in honor of important figures of the city of Porto Alegre. It is also surrounded by historic buildings such as the Museu de Arte do Rio Grande do Sul Aldo Malagoli (MARGS), which has a collection of more than 3,660 works of art, the Memorial do Rio Grande do Sul, a collection of objects, photos and books on the most striking events in Rio Grande do Sul, and by Santander Cultural, a cultural center that has daily sessions of cinema, shows and exhibitions of visual arts.
Location: R. Siqueira Campos, 2529 - Historical Center - Porto Alegre
Phone: Margs (51) 3227-2311 | RS Memorial: (51) 3224-7159 | Santander Cultural: (51) 3287-5500
E-mail: Margs: | RS Memorial: | Santander Cultural: firstname.lastname@example.org
Parque Farroupilha (Redenção)
It is the most traditional and popular park in the Brazilian city of Porto Alegre. There, there are several leisure options, such as the amusement park, the train rides and pedal boats, the Mercado do Bom Fim (where there are convenience stores and snack bars), the Ecological Fair (on Saturday mornings).
Location: Av. João Pessoa, S/N - Cidade Baixa, Porto Alegre - RS, 90040-000
Phone: +55 51 3289-8304