Top 10 Things to do in Macapa, State of Amapa

Macapá is a city in Brazil and the capital of Amapá state in the country's North Region. It is located on the northern channel of the Amazon River near its mouth on the Atlantic Ocean.

1. Fortaleza de Sao Jose de Macapa

Rua Candido Mendes s/n, Macapa, State of Amapa 68906-974, Brazil Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Excellent
55%
Good
34%
Satisfactory
9%
Poor
1%
Terrible
1%
Overall Ratings

4.5 based on 1119 reviews

Fortaleza de Sao Jose de Macapa

Tue-Sun 9am-6pm

Reviewed By redneckersson5 - Canton, GeorgiaCanton, Georgia

A fort that never faced a battle

Fort San Jose stands just upriver from the northern passage across the delta into the Amazon. Local guides claim that it is the largest in South America. For various reasons the Portuguese never finished building out the original design. During its long h

2. Centro de Pesquisas Museologicas Sacaca Museum

Avenida Feliciano Coelho 1.509, Macapa, State of Amapa 68901-025, Brazil Museums, Specialty Museums
Excellent
58%
Good
35%
Satisfactory
5%
Poor
1%
Terrible
1%
Overall Ratings

4.5 based on 496 reviews

Centro de Pesquisas Museologicas Sacaca Museum

Reviewed By OntarioTrekker - Innisfil, CanadaInnisfil, Canada

Beautiful outdoor museum

Lovely combination of indoor and outdoor displays highlighting the lifestyle of the indigenous people. Gardens are full of local plants and trees and the guide spent a lot of time explaining their uses as well as the current ecological concerns.Easy to ac

3. Marco Zero

Rodovia Juscelino Kubitschek Km 2 1660 | Bairro do Zerao, Macapa, State of Amapa 68903-970, Brazil Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Excellent
44%
Good
32%
Satisfactory
21%
Poor
2%
Terrible
1%
Overall Ratings

4 based on 820 reviews

Marco Zero

Daily 8am-8pm

Reviewed By redneckersson5 - Canton, GeorgiaCanton, Georgia

Bridging the North-South Divide

As with a number of other places in the world, this one you visit primarily to have your picture taken as proof that you actually were there. The equator (zero degrees latitude) runs directly through Macapa. The Marco Zero plaza has both a tall column and

4. Sao Jose de Macapa Church

Rua Sao Jose s/n, Macapa, State of Amapa 68908-272, Brazil Sights & Landmarks, Churches & Cathedrals
Excellent
40%
Good
39%
Satisfactory
15%
Poor
5%
Terrible
1%
Overall Ratings

4 based on 164 reviews

Sao Jose de Macapa Church

Mon-Fri 8am-12pm and 4pm-7.30pm, Sat 8am-12pm

Reviewed By GigiCatarina - Brasilia, DFBrasilia, DF

Pretty church

Pretty church outside, but it was closed during all the time I've been there. Couldn't see inside :-(

5. Zerao Stadium

Avenida Veiga Cabral s/n, Macapa, State of Amapa 68909-093, Brazil Sights & Landmarks, Arenas & Stadiums
Excellent
26%
Good
30%
Satisfactory
27%
Poor
12%
Terrible
5%
Overall Ratings

3.5 based on 182 reviews

Zerao Stadium

Reviewed By Anderson C - MacapáMacapá

Poor!

The stadium has absolutely nothing interesting to see. Only a place that hosts a few events once a while and that where people jogging around.

6. Museu do Desenvolvimento Sustentavel

Avenida Feliciano Coelho 1509, Macapa, State of Amapa 68901-025, Brazil Museums, Specialty Museums
Excellent
65%
Good
30%
Satisfactory
4%
Poor
1%
Terrible
0%
Overall Ratings

4.5 based on 160 reviews

Museu do Desenvolvimento Sustentavel

Tue-Sun 8am-6pm

Reviewed By antoniosergionaia - Sao Paulo, SPSao Paulo, SP

um oásis para se conhecer em Macapá

Local imperdível de se visitar em Macapá. Em plena cidade um pouquinho da Amazonia. Adorei conhecer todas as árvores que produzem aquelas delícias que conhecemos: açai, taperebá, pupunha, cupuaçu...Também as réplicas das casas do ribeirinho, da parteira..

7. Praca do Coco

Macapa, State of Amapa, Brazil Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Excellent
44%
Good
37%
Satisfactory
14%
Poor
5%
Terrible
0%
Overall Ratings

4 based on 67 reviews

Praca do Coco

Reviewed By AlexBalint - Sao Paulo, SPSao Paulo, SP

tomar um coco e apreciar o rio amazonas

vale para tomar uma agua de coco, comer um abacaxi e ficar observando o Rio Amazonas, sentindo a brisa do rosto, dando uma enganada no forte calor da cidade de Macapa'. fui de dia, nao sei como e' o movimento e a seguranca de noite.

8. Bacabeiras Theater

Rua Candido Mendes 368, Macapa, State of Amapa 68905-670, Brazil Concerts & Shows, Theaters
Excellent
36%
Good
30%
Satisfactory
29%
Poor
4%
Terrible
1%
Overall Ratings

4 based on 232 reviews

Bacabeiras Theater

Reviewed By Alexandre C

Room for improvement

While almost negligible, they have bettered in structure and agenda.Still, the public /is/ eager for more, and not attending that is really a disservice.

9. Amapa Garden Shopping

Rodovia Juscelino Kubitschek 12144 12638, Macapa, State of Amapa 68903-419, Brazil Shopping, Shopping Malls
Excellent
40%
Good
38%
Satisfactory
20%
Poor
1%
Terrible
1%
Overall Ratings

4 based on 113 reviews

Amapa Garden Shopping

Reviewed By DanielJhQz - Macapa, APMacapa, AP

Meh...

This Mall has only one floor, has only a few options to buy from.The food court has a few good options to eat at.The biggest issue is that except for stores like Lojas Americas, Renner, Riachuelo, C&A and Mariza the prices are high, due to over taxing fro

10. Praca Floriano Peixoto

Rua Raimundo Ozanan Q Souza 98 | Ladeada pelas avenidas Antonio Coelho de Carvalho e Pedro Baiao e pela Rua General Rondon, Macapa, State of Amapa 68900-065, Brazil Nature & Parks
Excellent
35%
Good
60%
Satisfactory
5%
Poor
0%
Terrible
0%
Overall Ratings

4.5 based on 17 reviews

Praca Floriano Peixoto

Reviewed By Nazaguiar

Beleza de Macapá!

A praça Floriano Peixoto tem uma beleza peculiar, pois é a única praça de Macapá com um lago e pedalinhos. Infelizmente, tanto a população, quanto os governantes não dão o tratamento que a praça necessita pra manter sua beleza e a sujeira é uma constante.

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