Amusement & Leisure Parks

The first big play park in Sao Paulo has many rides and attractions including a turbo drop. Marginal Tiete, Jose Gomes Falcao, 20, Barra Funda.
Praca Victor Civita
A new square in the Pinheiros district where spectacular events can be held, running track for the young and elderly. Monday to Sunday 07:00-19:00. Entrance is free. Rua Simidouro, 580, Pinheiros.
Aquario de Sao Paulo
Sao Paulos aquarium with sharks, sting-rays and penguins. Childrens parties arranged, open daily from 09:00-18:00. R. Huet Bacelar, 407, Ipiranga 04275-000.
Wet n Wild
Wet adventure park with kids lagoon, crazy drop, lazy river, surge, twister, sun-tan lagoon, space bowl and a wave lagoon. Check website for opening hours. Rod. dos Bandeirantes Km 72, Itupeva, Sao Paulo.
Zoo Safari
The Sao Paulo Zoo Safari is a unique opportunity to view the native Brazilian animals enjoying their local habitat in an area of 80,000 m2. Av. Cursino 6338, Vila Moraes.
Thermas Water Park
11 outdoor swimming pools, 8 water slides and a small farm with farmyard animals. Km 189, SP 304. Monday to Sunday 08:00-18:00.
Pleiades Aquatico e Campo
Water park, slides and swimming pools. Muscle training and gymnastic courses available. Event facilities available. Located at Rodovia Ferno Dias Sao Paulo in the Northern zone of Sao Paulo.
Hopi Hari
The park has 40 different rides and attractions spread out over 179,000 square meters and divided into 5 areas. Fridays from 09:30-17:30, Saturdays and Sundays 10:00-20:00. Rod. dos Bandeirantes, km 72.5, Vinhedo.
Ice Star
Indoor ice rink on the ground floor of Shopping Eldorado. Ice hockey and ice skating lessons can be arranged. Shopping Eldorado, Av Reboucas, 3970, Jardim Paulista.
Parque do Morumbi
Tranquil park, 138 million m2 in size. Large lake and natural native forest make up 80 percent of the space. Open Monday to Sunday 07:00-19:00. Av. Dona Helena Pereira de Morais, 200, Parque do Morumbi, South region.
Parque Trianon
Showcase for local vegetation, park created in 1892. 300 year old trees and benches sculpted to look like chairs. Renovated in 1968 by Roberto Burle Marx, the Brazilian landscaper famed for Rios mosaic-tile beachfront pavements. R. Peixoto Gomide
Viveiro Manequinho Lopes
Most of Sao Paulos plants and trees are grown in The Manequinho Lopes Nursery. Designed by Roberto Burle Marx. Gate 7a Av. Republica do Libano, Parque Ibirapuera. Weekdays from 08:00-18:00.
Botanical Gardens of Sao Paulo
Jardim Botanico de Sao Paulo. The fauna and flora of Brazil in its natural habitat. Av. Miguel Stefano, 3031 Agua Funda. Thursday to Sunday 09:00-17:00.
Aqua Branca
Biggest green area in Sao Paulo at 120,000 meters square. Park created in 1929 and has various attractions including an aquarium, geographic museum and playgrounds. Av Francisco Matarazzo, 455, Agua Branca. Free for the under fives and over sixty fives.
Anhanguera Parque
One of the biggest green spaces in the City at over 9 million square meters, Anhanguera Park has kiosks selling ice creams and cold drinks, and clearly marked cycling routes. Av. Fortunata Tadiello Natucci, 1000 Km 24.5 da rod Anhanguera. 06:00-18:00