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A must to do in São Paulo !

Don't miss the feira on Sunday if you are in São Paulo ! It's very simple to get to Embu: the bus... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
San Jose, Costa Rica
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#1 place to visit while in São Paulo

A #1 place to visit while in São Paulo. Shopping: this is the only place I buy Brazilian goods in... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2017
Chicago, Illinois
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Largo 21 de Abril e Centro Historico | Centro, Embu das Artes, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 10 March 2014

Must visit if you are staying in Sao Paulo. Get ready to spend a day of immersion in Brazilian culture. You will find many stalls where artisans offer their art ( paintings, sculpture, jewelry, wood etc.), great traditional food (pastel, caldo de cana, traditional feijoada,...More

2  Thank vicky l
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Reviewed 25 November 2014

It was a nice change of pace from busy Sao Paulo. The small town was an original Jesuit settlement and still has the lovely old mission dating back about 500 years. The market was a bustling place, not a lot of quality merchandise, rather tacky...More

2  Thank martha111
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

People say that the only time to go to Embu das Artes is during this Feria, however I wish I had seen it mid-week when it is more quiet and less crowded, then you would truly be able to take in the village's quaint beauty....More

Thank lolita143
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Big and busy, Sao Paulo can create the desire for a getaway and Embu das Artes provides a reason. An easy cab ride away from Sao Paulo’s bustle, you’ll find a little town that, on Sundays, hosts a craft fair in the main square. Lots...More

Thank Hawk470
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Don't miss the feira on Sunday if you are in São Paulo ! It's very simple to get to Embu: the bus leaves near the Clinicas metro station, around 50 minutes for 4,80R$ and you get out in front of the feira. A lot of...More

1  Thank cecilejvr
Reviewed 23 February 2017

A #1 place to visit while in São Paulo. Shopping: this is the only place I buy Brazilian goods in Brazil. I’d skip purchasing anything São Paulo and head here for a day. What’s here: paintings small and large, home decorations, wood carvings, ceramics, religious...More

2  Thank Paul_from_Chicago773
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

I would say this is a must place to visit when in São Paulo. The shop vendors are helpful and friendly, comfortable to just look around the stores. There is a vast array of good for sale from Art Deco lamp shades, wooden furniture to...More

Thank Kieron L
Reviewed 13 October 2016

An 1 hour trip from São Paulo, central area. In weekends and hollydays, a nice place to see people and arts from Brazil. Several restaurants surround the central area of 'Embu das Artes', where open the arts fair.

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Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

You can have a happy day in Feira de Artes e Artesanatos. You can buy different types of art with different materials. Enjoy the offer the food, clothes, jewelry, things your home or office. All this things you can buy paying a good price. You...More

Thank Adriana P
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Largo Vinte e Um de Abril - Parque Francisco Rizzo, Embu das Artes - SP, Brazil Had a hard time finding in uber so copy and paste above for best address. Address on here does not translate properly. Here for business for several weeks and...More

Thank Erin W
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Sundays here are fantastic. The vibe is very pleasant, the food is great, the vendors/shop owners are very nice and i feel good here.....far away from the megapolis. I have often bought art work and i have never had any regrets. Highly recommended. PS you...More

Thank yorom
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Driving out to Embu das Artes is a great option for those who want to experience small country Brazilian style just outside São Paulo. 30 km drive from the city center and you are right in the middle of a little historic old town with...More

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Delia M
7 November 2017|
Response from Jean C | Reviewed this property |
Good afternoon, I live on the embu side, and every Sunday including an extended holiday there were the stalls and shops open, I believe it will be open on the 24th until 6pm. besides the longer it will be Christmas Eve will... More
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