The name of this waterfront market, with its iconic four-turreted structure, comes from colonial times, when the Portuguese would ver o...
Offers a variety of short tours on the river (per person R$45 to R$160), including sunrise bird-watching tours and pleasant evening...
Museo do Círio
The many idiosyncrasies of Belém’s famous religious festival, the Círio de Nazaré, are explained in this handsome museum, from the...
Outdoor tables have nice river views at this lively but low-key bar-restaurant. There's the Torre de Chopp (Tower of Beer), a 2.5 liter...
Estação das Docas
One of the best places in Belém to eat no matter what you're hungry for. The bustling complex has almost a dozen restaurants, most with...
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This is Belém's most interesting place to browse and shop, whether for long pants, lacquered piranha or anything in between. Pará has gained national attention with technobrega music, a defiantly from-the-streets genre whose best collections aren't sold in stores but on amateur CDs in Ver-o-Peso (and on YouTube). Be wary of pickpockets in the early and late hours.