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Ribeirao Preto Map, Brazil

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Ribeirao Preto Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Ribeirao Preto with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Ribeirao Preto useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Ribeirao Preto!

Ribeirao Preto Travel Guide

A city and municipality in the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil, Ribeirao Preto is also known as Brazilian California. This name was given to the city because its economy is based on agriculture as the main factor and using high technology, wealth and sunny weather as its components. Being the fourth largest municipality in the state, Rebeirao Preto has more than 550,000 inhabitants. The city has a total area of 652, 2 km2. read more

Ribeirao Preto Sightseeing

Municipal Forest Fabio Barreto is another place that is so good to go to. This is situated in the Japanese Garden where you have bridges and lakes, flowers and kiosks and hundreds of Japanese ornamental plants which were planted by the Japanese. Behind a garden is a Mirante that could give you the sight of the beautiful city. read more

Ribeirao Preto History

After the oil crisis in 1970s,  Ribeirao Preto experienced its second economic success by looking for alternative fuel. Pro-Alcool is an alcohol fuel program that allows ethanol to be used as automotive fuel as well as gasoline additive. Ethanol is made from sugarcane alcohol. This fueling system improves performance of fuel-operated machines as well as decreases pollution. With sugarcane being the primary source, the... read more

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