When the sun starts to heat up and the temperature rises, everyone wants to escape to the beach. But, unfortunately, it is not always possible to enjoy the summer with your feet in the sand. This does not mean that there are not many options for trips to enjoy the sunny days in the cities far from the coast. If you want to know what to do in São Paulo in the summerCheck out the tips that the UBE has prepared especially for São Paulo citizens.
Enjoy the parks
Despite being known as the concrete jungle, the city of São Paulo actually has many parks and green areas – which is a great option for cooling off on hotter days. Parks are democratic and easily accessible environments, besides being affordable economically speaking, which makes them one of the best free tours in São Paulo.
In this sense, Sampa leaves nothing to be desired and offers parks with rides for all tastes. Whether it’s for a nice picnic, outdoor physical activities, or even to visit museums and exhibits, one of SP’s parks is sure to be just right for you. Take a look at our indications of parks in São Paulo to enjoy the sunny days and choose your favorite for your next outing!
Visit museums and art exhibits
There is no denying it: São Paulo is a city that breathes art. There are more than 100 museums and almost 110 cultural centers spread throughout São Paulo. Even if you are not a big fan of the traditional art world, there is sure to be an exhibit that will capture your heart. Want to see it? We opted to go beyond the basics and chose some of the most different museums in São Paulo for our list:
Address: Rua Dr. Homem de Melo, 1109 – Perdizes
Address: Av. São João, 473 – Historical Center of São Paulo
Address: Av. Mofarrej, 840 – Vila Leopoldina
Address: Av. Cruzeiro do Sul, 780 – Canindé
Address: Praça Charles Miller, s/n – Pacaembu Stadium
Visiting museums is a good alternative of what to do in São Paulo in the summer, especially for those who want to escape the sun and the open and stuffy environments. And they are also the ideal tour for those who are in search of of what to do alone in São Paulo.
Due to the pandemic situation, we recommend that you visit the museums’ websites to check their opening hours.
Know the best ice cream parlors
Few things are as good on a hot day as ice cream. Stopping in the middle of a stroll to cool down with this delight is, by far, one of the best sensations on days of scorching temperatures. Therefore, knowing the best ice cream parlors certainly couldn’t be left out of the list of what to do in São Paulo in the summer. Check out where to have the best and most different ice cream in São Paulo:
Address: R. Luís Coelho, 162 – Consolação
Address: Stores – Itaim Bibi / Shopping Iguatemi SP / Moema / Morumbi / Fazenda Churrascada / Vila Nova Conceição
Address: Bento Freitas Street, 448 – Campos Elíseos
Have a nice drink in the late afternoon
I am a caiçara (fisherman), so, modesty aside, I have the authority to say that few things remind me of a walk along the coast as much as having a good drink or a beer in the late afternoon. If it’s at sunset, even better. Therefore, this program is the ideal way to end our indications of what to do in São Paulo in the summer.
If you like to walk on the sand, with capirinha, coconut water, and cervejinha – as the song says – this is your moment. The new trend in São Paulo bars is the beach vibe. And since our theme is what to do in São Paulo in the summer, few things could match so well. Check out the chosen ones and enjoy:
Address: Rua João Moura, 613 – Pinheiros
Address: Rua Dr. Amâncio de Carvalho, 329 – Vila Mariana
Address: Rua Dr. Cesário Mota Júnior, 629 – Vila Buarque
If you want to go beyond the culinary aspect, you can also take the opportunity to get to know the thematic restaurants in São Paulo to eat well and get out of the routine..
So, what do you think of our indications? Do you know any of these places yet? Tell us in the comments what is your favorite thing to do in São Paulo this summer!