Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Recife, Brazil

Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet. Using the GPSmyCity app, you can follow the walk route with ease. View this short introduction video to learn more and use the contact us form to ask questions or report issues. View all attractions on the map.

Step 1: Select Attractions

Select the city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
[A1] Arquivo Público Estadual
[A2] Basílica de Nossa Senhora do Carmo (must see)
[A3] Casa da Cultura (must see)
[A4] Centro de Design do Recife
[A5] Co-Catedral São Pedro dos Clérigos (must see)
[A6] Edifício Luciano Costa
[A7] Espaço Pasárgada
[A8] Estação Central e Museu do Trem do Recife
[A9] Forte das Cinco Pontas & Museu da Cidade do Recife (must see)
[B1] Igreja Matriz de São José
[B2] Igreja Matriz do Santíssimo Sacramento de Santo Antônio
[B3] Igreja Nossa Senhora do Rosario dos Homens Pretos
[B4] Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Madre de Deus
[B5] Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Livramento
[B6] Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Pilar
[B7] Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Terço
[B8] Instituto Cultural Banco Real
[B9] Malakoff Tower
[C1] Marco Zero (must see)
[C2] Memorial de Justiça de Pernambuco
[C3] Mercado do Sao Jose
[C4] Museu Franciscano de Arte Sacra (must see)
[C5] Museu Militar do Forte de Brum
[C6] Museu da Imagem e do Som de Pernambuco (MISPE)
[C7] Museu de Arte Moderna Aloísio Magalhães (MAMAM) (must see)
[C8] Museu de Arte Popular (MAP)
[C9] Museu de História Natural Loius Jacques Brunet
[D1] Museu de Valores
[D2] Museu do Instituto Arqueológico e Geográfico de Pernambuco
[D3] Nossa Senhora da Conceição dos Militares
[D4] Palacio do Campo das Princesas
[D5] Palácio da Justiça
[D6] Paço Alfándega
[D7] Praça Artur Oscar
[D8] Sinagoga Kahal Zur Israel (must see)
[D9] Teatro Apolo
[E1] Teatro de Santa Isabel (must see)
[E2] Torres Gêmeas

Step 2: Select Starting Point

The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Select one*:

Enter Place Name*:
Get GPS Coordinates*: Locate the place on map
Choose a Hotel*:

Step 3: Create/Update Route

The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in Step 2, it is marked by a blue pin.
The tour starting point is your personal place specified in Step 2.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
The tour starting point is a hotel specified in Step 2.
Starting Point*: Numeric value only.

Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with your email address, in the fields below. You will receive the instructions for retrieving your custom walk on the GPSmyCity app by email. You can change the sights and re-arrange the walk route using the app.
Walk Name*: