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Sao Paulo may be a cosmopolitan city, but that doesn't mean that
travelers can't find budget travel opportunities here. With a large
tourism industry, there are deals for all kinds of travelers. If you
are on a tight budget, here are some suggestions and tips for traveling
to Sao Paulo.
Budget Accommodations in Sao Paulo
There are a wide array of budget hotels to select from in Sao Paulo that will suit the needs of any traveler on a tight budget. Though many of these facilities lack the amenities of their more expensive counterparts, these hotels are generally safe and provide necessary comforts.
Starting at about $30, travelers can secure a room at any
number of budget hotels in the area. Most of these hotels will be
slightly off the beaten path, which may mean more time spent traveling
to your sightseeing destinations. However, their locations may also be
accountable for more exploration of small neighborhoods and surrounding
environs that may be otherwise overlooked.
Hotel Itamarati, Paissandu
Palace Hotel and Howard Johnson Faria Lima Inn are three examples of
hotels in this price range that have rave reviews and are perfect for
Budget Attractions in Sao Paulo
One of the least expensive activities in Sao Paulo is spending time in
its numerous parks. Head over to Ibirapuera Park to hike through its
expansive grounds, rent a bike, or even join an impromptu a game of
basketball or soccer. The cool weather of the city makes any time a
good time for outdoor exploration and sightseeing. Other parks and
areas to explore include Parque Trianon and the Jardin District.
are numerous areas of the city that can be explored on foot. Travel
through different periods of the city's history and have free
entertainment as you explore the many small shops and large avenues
that make up this metropolitan area.
Budget Dining in Sao Paulo
Sao Paulo is a city exploding with budget options for travelers. Enjoy
everything from fresh juices to sandwiches to pastries from street side
vendors and save big on one or two meals a day. There are also many
natural snack bars throughout the city that serve wholemeal and
vegetarian pastries and snacks.
Look for restaurants serving set meals and 'pay-by-weight' options for a great value, particularly at lunchtime. The savvy budget traveler can combine any number of these options throughout the day to save on dining expenses while vacationing in Sao Paulo.
Though a major city, Sao Paulo can be enjoyed on a budget. Set your daily budget for your trip and begin to see what your money can get you in this modern metropolis.