Planned itinerary pre-programme
Day 1: Arrival Belém
Overnight at hotel in Belém.
Day 2: Belém/Embarkation
Breakfast at your hotel. The morning is at leisure until the start of your guided sightseeing tour in Belém.
Visit the Ver-o-Peso Market, where you find handicrafts, incl. charms made by the practitioners of Macumba (Brazil's version of voodoo), tropical fruits, vegetables and fish. Explore Forte do Castelo, a fortress built by the Portuguese in the 17th century. Take a walk in the Emilio Goeldi Zoo & Botanic Park, featuring more than 1,500 samples of plants species and more than 1,600 regional fruits (in season). A wide variety of tropical flora and fauna flourish here. Your last stop will be at the Basilica of Our Lady of Nazareth, built during the rubber boom at the beginning of the 20th century.
The tour will end at the pier well before time of embarkation.