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Fortaleza is the capital of the Brazilian state of Ceara, it mingles the hectic routine of a big city with the typical customs of a region that lives in harmony with the sea. Natural wonders, beautiful beaches, culture, music, fun and impeccable cuisine - Fortaleza is all of this and much more.








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Fortaleza is a great destination for those who love sun, heat and quietness. The capital of Ceará mingles the hectic routine of a big city and the typical customs of a region that lives in harmony with the sea. Fortaleza has over 30 kilometers of beaches - the most famous ones are Iracema, Meireles, Mucuripe, and do Futuro. One of the most famous water parks in Brazil, the Beach Park is located near the city. There are enough opportunities for those who like going out - the nightlife of the capital is as exciting as the daytime life. Green sea beaches, bustling waterfront, markets with local crafts, shrimp and fresh crabs to eat, bars with opportunity to dance forró ... All this will make your trip to Fotaleza unforgettable!


Fortaleza, Brazil

Language: Portuguese

Currency: Brazilian Real
1.00 (one) BRL in  = 0,00


How to get to Fortaleza:

Pinto Martins Airport
Bus Station of Fortaleza



Where to stay in Fortaleza:

The hotel zone in Fortaleza provides lodging options for couples, families with children, and groups of friends. There are hotels with a beach view and near the city sights, as well as having full leisure infrastructure with swimming pools, sauna, and gym. The vast majority of hotels are along Beira Mar Avenue and nearby streets. For those who prefer quiet, the best option is to stay in Praia do Futuro. For those wishing to stay on the waterfront and being close to downtown at the same time, Iracema Beach is the best area to stay.


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Getting around in Fortaleza:

To get around town you can choose between bus, taxi, rental car or even visit many sites on foot. For those staying on the waterfront, a short taxi ride may be enough to get to most of the sights. If you rather have autonomy and comfort, renting a car may be the most viable alternative.


Like any major Brazilian city, Fortaleza can be explored almost entirely by bus. Bus is a good option for those who prefer to save money, but sometimes long distant trips may hinder the cost-effectiveness of this means of transport.

Price: BRL 2.40   Convert to   = 0.00
    1 ticket ride: R$2.40


To catch a taxi you do not need to go to a taxi stand, you just need to be at one of the main streets of the city and soon there will be a vehicle offering its service. Taxi fares are reasonable, and for those staying on the waterfront this is an excellent means of transport.

Price: BRL 20.00   Convert to   = 0.00
    It's about R$ 20.00 for a 20 minutes ride.


Renting a car is the solution sought by those seeking comfort and those who want to explore the surroundings of Fortaleza with ease. But remember, avoid peak hours as main streets and avenues are jammed at that time, just like in most large cities.

Price: BRL 110.00   Convert to   = 0.00
    1.0 compact car: R$110.00 to R$150.00 per day, plus fuel.


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Weather in Fortaleza:

Fortaleza is a warm city all year round, with average annual temperature of 27°C (80.6°F). Winds are there year-round helping to ease the heat, but the strongest winds season is between August and November. The high season runs from July to December. The rainy season, from January to May, is a good time to enjoy the beach and the city tours.



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