SP Free Walking Tour
Avenida São Luís
Praça da República is an always-lively square a few blocks northwest of Anhangabaú that turns into an open-air market on Sundays,...
With 46 stories, this skyscraper just south of the Praça da República is the tallest in the city center. Its top-floor restaurant,...
Copan was designed by late modernist master Oscar Niemeyer. The building’s serpentine facade and narrow brises soleil (permanent...
Bar da Dona Onça
In the striking Copan building, Dona Onça is one of downtown's best bars, not only for the packed crowds and excellent drinks – lauded...
This República hot spot has given Paulistanos a reason to venture into Centro at night. The legitimately retro space, fueled by a...
SP Free Walking Tour information
Culls over 450 years of Sampa history into a long but fascinating 'Old Downtown' walk three times a week at 11:30am. The tour meets next to the C.I.T. at Praça da República and ends 3½ hours later at Largo São Bento; and there's walk-exclusive discounts to be had along the way.
A Paulista Ave tour covers the modern city every Thursday and Sunday at 3:30pm, leaving from Banco do Brasil at the corner of Paulista and Rua Augusta on the Jardins side and ending 3¼ hours later at Praça Oswaldo Cruz. An artsy, graffiti-heavy tour in Vila Madalena leaves from just outside Fradique Countinho metro station on Tuesdays and Sundays at 11am.