There are tons of things to do in Fortaleza
, but the first should be a stroll along the beautiful coastline The city was built along 15 miles of beautiful coastline and even now, many of the top attractions in Fortaleza are location right on the water.
The historic 17th-century Dutch fortress on the Praia da Barra do Ceará
is one of the most essential things to see in Fortaleza, and is also the namesake of the city. The Baroque lighthouse is another of the most iconic Fortaleza attractions
and is found on Praia Mucuripe.
After a morning at the beach, what's better than an afternoon of culture? Exploring the José de Alencar Theatre
and the Museum of Ceará
are two of the most notable Fortaleza activities for eager culture vultures.
Of course, no list of what to in Fortaleza
is complete without mentioning the beaches. The beaches of Iracema and Meireles are two of the most popular beaches during the day and the area fills up at night with locals and visitors flocking to the area's many bars and restaurants. For more stuff to do in Fortaleza, have a look at the tips and reviews from real travelers on minube and discover all the best places to visit in Fortaleza.