Manaus city tour – Regular service
The tour starts at the Tropical Manaus pier, to first enjoy the charming promenade of Ponta Negra waterfront riverside noblest district of the city. Manaus city tour
We follow to the center for the internal visit of the famous Teatro Amazonas (theater), founded in 1896 and one of the main sights of Manaus, symbol of the rubber era where all the wealth and grandeur revealed this in its corridors, halls and works of art. From there, you can appreciate the beautiful building of Amazonas Palace of Justice and the charming Largo de São Sebastião. Our tour continues with internal visit to the Provincial Palace centenary. Manaus city tour
Rio Negro, former official seat of the state government, both are beautiful architectural examples of the golden age of rubber. From there we will go to domestic visitation to the Municipal Market Adolpho Lisboa, Art Nouveau style. The Municipal Market is an important center of regional products showing habits, culture and traditions of the Amazonian people.
For those who expect to see only a the vast Amazon rainforest when they arrive into the city, the modern city with high-rises and a busy port can be a surprise. Situated on the north bank of the Rio Negro, from about 18 km above the Meeting of the Rivers where the Negro merges with the Rio Solimões, photo, Manaus is 900 miles (1,450 km) inland from the Atlantic. It’s the heart of Amazonia and thus the hub of tourism for the rivers, the jungle lodges and the river cruises.
Walking through the city center is like going back to a charming past that much resembles the habits of an old Rio de Janeiro. Meet the Palácio Rio Negro, the Palacete Provincial and it is obvious the amazing Teatro Amazonas, main postcard, with a dome and indoor decoration.
Even with all the natural and architectural beauties, there is room for one facet of the city that is simply delicious. Experience the regional cuisine is sure to taste exotic dishes such as tacacá, or eat fish so soft that dissolve in the first contact with the mouth.
Charming, historic and amazing, Manaus breaks paradigms and thin prejudices. A city where people have no marked traits – the Indians mingles with whites, which blends with blacks … that becomes a mixed accent and enjoyable to listen to.
The Trip Cost Includes
- REGULAR SERVICE
- BILINGUAL GUIDE
- TRANSFER IN and OUT
The Trip Cost DOES NOT Include
- International and domestic flights
- Meals not listed
- Tips for travel guides and drivers
- Travel insurance