This thriving city is known for its beautiful beaches and offers an unbelievable nightlife. There's more to Fortaleza than meets the eye, though. You can experience hiking trails, red dune cliffs, wildlife, lagoons, interesting architecture and some quirky folklore traditions while you're exploring this mega-city. Air Europa offers reliable and frequent flights to Fortaleza from destinations throughout Europe. Wherever you’re based, we can get you there without any fuss. Visit our official website today and book your flights at the best price!
There is around 15.5 mi (25 km) of beach in Fortaleza so there are plenty of beautiful spots for the eager traveller to enjoy. Praia de Iracema is the party beach. You can expect the fun to start mid-afternoon and last until the morning! If you’re looking for a more relaxed or family-friendly beach, then you might prefer Meireles. Relax and enjoy sunbathing on the sands, paddling in the sea or a bit of snorkelling with the resident sea life. Water sports fanatics tend to favour Praia do Futuro as it offers the best waves.
The Weather in Fortaleza
This city is beautiful and warm year-round, so you can enjoy a holiday in Fortaleza during any season. The weather is very dry for most of the year so you won’t need an umbrella. The only exception is the month of April when there’s a 50% chance of rain – ‘April showers’ are quite literal in Fortaleza!
Things to Do in Fortaleza
Don’t miss these amazing attractions that Fortaleza has to offer! This is a diverse city with something for everyone.
- Morro Branco – A huge sprawling beach and nature resort that you can explore on foot or by dune buggy.
- Arena Castelão – Visit the home of the 2014 World Cup and maybe even catch a local football game.
- Feirinha Beira Mar – Grab a bargain at this unique street market.
- Joseph's Cathedral – Take a look at the beautiful architecture of this city cathedral.
- Lago Jacarey – Stop for a meal along the harbour and enjoy the views of this beautiful lake.
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