Fortaleza is the capital of the northeastern state of Ceará, and its urban beaches and party scene have made it a favorite vacation destination for Brazilians. On LATAM flights to Fortaleza, you can use the in-flight app to get exclusive entertainment options at any time.
What to See in Fortaleza
Fortaleza has approximately 25 km of urban beaches, and Praia de Iracema and Meireles are two of the most popular. The city also has a great music scene, with live music and parties going on constantly all over town, many with the traditional forró dance. There are also colonial landmarks like the Theatro José de Alencar and Mucuripe lighthouse, where visitors see great architecture and learn about history.
Facts about Fortaleza
Ceará state has a very strong textile industry, and as its capital, Fortaleza is a great place to buy Brazilian clothing and handicrafts, especially hammocks. The small shops outside the cathedral in the city center are some of the one of the best places to shop. Check out some of the small stalls and vendors nearby for cheap souvenirs and snacks. Book your flights to Fortaleza with LATAM for quality service at great rates.