THINGS TO DO IN SÃO PAULO
WALK TO SHOPPING, DINING AND MUSEUMS FROM OUR FARIA LIMA PROPERTY
Located close to the vibrant commerce and entertainment destinations on Faria Lima and Paulista Avenue, the Radisson Blu São Paulo places guests near plenty of things to do. Pick up a new outfit at Iguatemi, and then head over to Paulista Avenue for more shopping and dining options. Visiting your son or daughter at Universidade de São Paulo (USP)? We’re only a 12-minute drive from campus. In March, the city also hosts the São Paulo Fashion Week and the popular music festival Lollapalooza Brasil.
- Parque Ibirapuera - 3.4 km
Sometimes compared to New York’s Central Park, this green space covers more than 1.5 million square meters, approximately 371 acres.
- Fundação Parque Zoológico de São Paulo - 12.9 km
Covering about 800,000 square meters and home to more than 3,000 animals, this zoo is Brazil’s largest.
Tel: +55 11 5073-0811
- Iguatemi - 1 km
Iguatemi was the first mall built in Brazil, and it remains one of the city’s most popular shopping destinations thanks to brand-name stores like Bottega Veneta, Gucci and Michael Kors.
Tel: +55 11 3816-6116
- Paulista Avenue - 4.4 km
Pedestrian friendly, especially on Sundays, Paulista Avenue keeps visitors engaged with shopping malls, movie theaters, nightlife, street performers and restaurants.
- Museu da Casa Brasileira - 450 m
Free on Sundays, this museum is housed in a 1940s mansion and traces the history of interior design in Brazil from the 1600s to the 1900s.
Tel: +55 11 3032-3727
- Museu de Arte de São Paulo - 4.1 km
Known as MASP to locals, this fascinating museum houses an extensive collection of Brazilian and international art.
Tel: +55 11 3251-5644
- Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo - 8.7 km
Home to one of Brazil’s most impressive art collections, this museum features traveling exhibitions and the works of 19th-, 20th- and 21st-century artists, including Candido Portinari.
Tel: +55 11 3324-1000
Other points of interest:
- Jockey Club at São Paulo - 2.7 km
Positioned by the Pinheiros River, this scenic racetrack hosts Thoroughbred races and features simulcasts of American horse races.
Phone: +55 11 2161-8300
- Universidade de São Paulo (USP) - 6.4 km
The largest public university in the country, USP is a short drive from our property, making it a breeze to visit students and colleagues.
Tel: +55 11 3091-3116