Station of the Docks

Estação das Docas in Belém

 

Estacao das Docas

The revamping of the Estação das Docas has brought the city closer to the Guajará Bay and many locals come here to stroll along the waterfront promenade, which is lined with bright yellow cranes - a symbol of the city's strong shipping roots.

 

Most evenings there is live music on a moving platform above the dining area, while other highlights include both the Fortaleza de Sao Pedro Nolasco Memorial and the Porto Memorial.

 

Created from the restoration of the old port of Belem, the Dock Station is an invitation to ride the edge of Guajará Bay. National reference for tourism and culture in the Amazon, Dock Station has a daily average of six thousand visitors, which makes public the complex cultural tourism a big entertainment center in the town of Belém.

 

On the edge between modernity and culture riverside, the Dock Station proves that architectural innovation and the recovery of historical can travel together in perfect harmony. The space, richly urbanized, homes three warehouses and a passenger terminal that offer visitors a varied choice of cuisine and culture. The station has six restaurants, a beer hall, craft shops and kiosks, beauty salon, multi-purpose rooms for events, exchange office, banks and travel 24 hours, and ice cream parlor and regional products. There are also permanent exhibitions on the history of port and urban archeology, cinema, theater and meeting rooms. All this scene of an intense cultural program of concerts, exhibitions, seminars and films.

 

Address: Avenida Boulevard Castilhos France, S / N - Campina.

Operation: Every day from 10:00 am to Midnight (edge) or  12:00 noon to Midnight (warehouses) and 12:00 noon to 10:00 pm (mezzanine and tents).

Access: Free admission.

Parking: 120 spaces. Value: $ 2.50 (first two hours or fraction thereof) and $ 1.50 (from the third hour or fraction thereof)

Phone: +55 (91) 3212-5525.

E-mail: edocas@estacaodasdocas.com.br

Site: www.estacaodasdocas.com.br

 

 

http://www.belemdopara.tur.br/atracoes-turisticas/336-estacao-das-docas....

 

Hours: Open Daily

Cost: Free

 


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Address: Avenida Marechal Hermes, Belem, Pará, Brazil, BR

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Activities near to Station of the Docks


River Cruises Tours by Valeverde (activity) - A choice of river tours is available in the city, a number of which do not need to be booked in advance and simply board passengers as they arrive. Amazon Star Turismo is amongst the most popular and this company does actually require advance reservations, and in most cases will arrange transport to collect you from your hotel. For something special, consider taking an early morning bird-watching cruise or a sunset trip. Ho...
Address: Estacao das Docas, Avenida Marechal Hermes, Belem, Brazil
Distance: 0.01km from the Station of the Docks
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Indian Museum Belém do Pará (museum) -     The Indian Museum is set in an old building called "Solar da Beira", built in the Ver-o-Peso Complex. It is worth knowing. The Indian Museum displays indigenous art, branding and identity beyond the borders of the villages. In addition to the collection, the Indian Museum of Pará has a small bazaar, where pieces made by indigenous people can be purchased. It is locat...
Address: Ver-o-Peso Boul Castilhos França, 208 - Campina, Belém - PA
Distance: 0.76km from the Station of the Docks
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Mercado Ver-o-Peso (market) -   The Mercado Ver-o-Peso has long been a leading attraction in Belém and this market earned its name when historically it was necessary to 'check the weight' (ver o peso) of produce for tax purposes. The iconic structure housing the market has a particularly interesting history, since it was actually made in England, shipped over and finally assembled in 1901. If you are shopping for seafood, then b...
Address: Avenida Castilho Franca, Belem, Pará, Brazil, BR
Distance: 0.76km from the Station of the Docks
Mercado Ver-o-Peso market in Belem

Restaurants near to Station of the Docks


Lux Club is a Pub restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Station of the Docks and can be found at Travessa Rui Barbosa, 174

Boca Xica is a Pub restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Station of the Docks and can be found at Rua Gaspar Vianna, 1259

Churrascaria Nelore is a Brazilian Steak House restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Station of the Docks and can be found at Rua Benjamim Constant, 300

Malícia Pub is a Pub restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Station of the Docks and can be found at Travessa Rui Barbosa, 357


Hotels near to Station of the Docks


Itaoca Belem HotelItaoca Belem Hotel3 Star Rating
Itaoca Belem Hotel is conveniently located in the popular Belem area. The hotel has everything you need for a comfortable stay. Meeting facilities, family room, laundry service/dry cleaning, bar/pub, car park are just some of the facilities on offer. Non smoking rooms can be found in each guestroom. The hotel offers various recreational opportunities. Itaoca Belem Hotel is an excellent choice from...
MapResidencia Karimbo Amazonia3 Star Rating
Residencia Karimbo Amazonia is conveniently located in the popular Belem area. The hotel offers a high standard of service and amenities to suit the individual needs of all travelers. Facilities like business center, bar/pub are readily available for you to enjoy. Guestrooms are designed to provide an optimal level of comfort with welcoming decor and convenient amenities like non smoking rooms. Th...
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Stop at Residencia B And B to discover the wonders of Belem. Both business travelers and tourists can enjoy the hotel's facilities and services. All the necessary facilities, including 24hr room service, business center, laundry service/dry cleaning, are at hand. Each guestroom is elegantly furnished and equipped with handy amenities. The hotel offers various recreational opportunities. For reliab...
Novo Avenida HotelNovo Avenida Hotel3 Star Rating
Novo Avenida Hotel is a popular choice amongst travelers in Belem, whether exploring or just passing through. The hotel offers a high standard of service and amenities to suit the individual needs of all travelers. Business center, 24hr room service, disabled facilities, elevator, room service are just some of the facilities on offer. Designed for comfort, guestrooms offer internet access – wire...