THE SAO PAULO HISTORY WALK IS YOUR BEST WAY TO DISCOVER THE DOWNTOWN
DIVING INTO THE HISTORY OF THE CITY
The city of São Paulo has been founded by the Jesuits in the 1554. From a small town of 30.000 people, São Paulo became one of the biggest megalopolis of the planet with a population of 12 million people.
MEETING POINT Liberdade Square
WALK OF 2 hours total
WHAT THIS WALK IS ABOUT
Who would have thought that São Paulo was little more than a village until a hundred years ago?
Among Italians, Japanese, Lebanese and much more, what was once the home of the tupi natives, today it hosts more than 70 types of different ethnic groups.
We will discover how this was possible and what happened in the last 400 years!
WHAT WE WILL SEE
Walking from the Japanese neighborhood Liberdade to the Municipal Theatre, we will visit the Se Cathedral, the Sao Bento Monastery, the original financial district and much more