Planning your trip by bus to Belém/PA? Prepare your heart for one of the Amazon's main gateway. Along the way, enjoy yourself with landscapes formed by the calmness of small paraense cities, streams (igarapés, in Portuguese) and historical relics. Can I give you a tip? Take a bus that passes the Belém-Bragança Tourist Route on BR-316 and see an open-air museum with several important sights for the history of Belém do Pará. During the time of the Rubber Cycle, this was the path taken by a railroad. with an important economic role: to bring paraense agricultural production to the port of Belém. :)
Arriving in Belém/PA the disembarkation is right downtown. Belém Bus Terminal is in the São Brás neighborhood, close to a mall and a supermarket of the same name. At the bus station you will find restrooms, ATMs, luggage storage, snack bars, a variety of shops, taxi stand and restaurants. Best of all, ticket pick-up windows are open 24/7. So if you haven't bought the return ticket, just go there right at the entrance. ;) The surroundings are packed with hotel and hostel options. So here's the tip if you want the ease of staying near your starting point.
With the charm of European metropolis, the city of Belém/PA has beautiful old mansions and is cut by a stunning natural landscape. By the time you get to it you can feel the energy of the largest rainforest in the world: our beloved Amazon. <3 If you still don't know what to do or where to go in Belém, a good starting point is the Ver-o-Peso Supermarket (See-the-Priece, if we translate it literally. A complex of kiosks on the edge of Guajará Bay, selling everything you can possibly imagine. Another good choice is to walk through the charming Docas Station, a place with many pubs, shops and restaurants. From there there are tours to the fascinating river islands near the city. And at nightfall it becomes the scene of an unforgettable sunset. Now, if contact with nature is what you want, include in your itinerary a walk through the Mangrove of the Herons (Mangal das Garças in Portuguese), Emílio Goeldi Museum and Portal da Amazônia. Great places to see the biodiversity of the Amazon area closely. Haven't bought your bus ticket to Belém do Pará yet? Don't worry, you've come the right place. Book your seat to this adventure right now, wherever you are! Just go to Brazil by Bus and choose the best schedule for you. ;)