Sights & Attractions in The Northeast

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Things to Do in Fortaleza

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Beach Park Acqua Center
Just 30 minutes from downtown on the idyllic...
Amusement Parks Fortaleza
 
Canoa Quebrada
Hidden behind dunes, the stunning Canoa Quebrada...
Beaches Fortaleza
 
Catedral Metropolitana
Inspired by the famous cathedral in Cologne, the...
Religious Sites Fortaleza
 
Centro de Turismo
Originally a prison, this building was...
Markets / Bazaars, Museums / Galleries, Information Centers Fortaleza
 
Centro Dragão do Mar de Arte e Cultura
Not far from the Mercado Central, this majestic...
Museums / Galleries Fortaleza
 
Flecheiras
The ocean is always calm at this beach, which is...
Beaches Fortaleza
 
Forte de Nossa Senhora da Assunção
Built by the Dutch in 1649, this fort was...
Military Sites Fortaleza
 
Iguape
The white-sand dunes at this beach are so high...
Beaches Fortaleza
 
Mercado Central
With four floors and more than 600 stores,...
Markets / Bazaars Fortaleza
 
Museu da Cachaça
It's a toss-up for whether coffee or cachaça is...
Museums / Galleries Fortaleza
 
Museu do Ceará
Housed in the former Assembléia Provincial...
Museums / Galleries Fortaleza
 
Palácio da Luz
What was originally the home of the Portuguese...
Government Buildings Fortaleza
 
Passeio Público
Also called the Praça dos Mártires, this...
Squares Fortaleza
 
Porto das Dunas
Tourists and locals alike flock to this beach to...
Beaches Fortaleza
 
Praça dos Leões (Praça General Tibúrcio)
Built in 1817, this square is officially named...
Squares Fortaleza
 
Praia do Futuro
Hands-down the city's best beach for swimming,...
Beaches Fortaleza
 
Taíba
Kite-surfers and surfers who want optimum...
Beaches Fortaleza
 
Theatro José de Alencar
This theater is a rather shocking example...
Arts / Performance Venues Fortaleza

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