About Aracaju


Let's have a look around into background of Aracaju
  • Region: Northeast
  • Country: Brazil
  • Latitude: -10.911111
  • Longitude: -37.07167
  • Time zone: America/Recife
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -3 hours

Weather in Aracaju

Climate: Tropical wet and dry climate

Best Time to Visit: July, November to March

Location

Aracaju is the capital city of the state Sergipe. It is located in northeastern Brazil. Aracaju is one of the cities in Brazil which is located nearest to Western Europe and Africa, especially Dakar, Senegal. Therefore, it enjoys a strategic position. The total population of the city is 641,523 (2016 Census)

Distance from Aracaju center to Airport

Airport: Aracaju Santa Maria Airport

Driving Distance: 8 miles / 13 km

Driving Time: 16 minutes

Languages: Portuguese followed By Spanish and English

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Aracaju Santa Maria Airport
  • Road: Bus- Salvador, Taxi - Supertaxi

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10% service fee added to the Bill, no tips given separately

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: R$5 to R$10
  • Housekeeper: R$5 to R$10
  • Concierge: R$5 to R$10

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: R$2 to R$5

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Maruim,
  • Malhador,
  • Capela

Emergency Contact Numbers in Aracaju city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 193/ 194/ 192
  • Airport: Aracaju Santa Maria Airport [ +55 79 3212 8500 ]
  • Hospital: Primavera [ +55 79 3212 0800 ]

Events

Let’s step into the extensive list of To Do’s in Aracaju.

  • Sergipe Summer Festival
  • Aracaju Moto Fest
  • Secretary’s Feast

Tourist Attractions

  • Orla De Atalaia
  • Praia De Atalaia
  • Projecto Tamar

Theatre & Concerts

  • Theatre Lourival Baptista
  • Teatro Atheneu
  • Tobias Barreto

Visit Top Restaurants in Aracaju

  • La Vecchia
  • Murrato
  • Mangara

Top Shopping Centers in Aracaju

  • Shopping Jardins
  • RioMar Shopping Mall
  • Stylo Center

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Sergipe Crafts Museum
  • Galeria Alvaro Santos
  • Cajueiros

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Tira Gostos - Terra Tupi
  • Burger - Acai Aju
  • Crabs - Cariri

Sports Club

  • Sports Trust Association - Football Club
  • Club Sportivo Sergipe - Football Club
  • Cotinguiba Esporte Club - Football Club

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: 8 R$ / 0.33 liter
  • Taxi: 4.50 R$(base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): 1400 R$
  • Cheap meal: 16.50 R$
  • Gasoline: 3.72 R$ / liter
  • 3 course meal: 70.00 R$
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