Discover art and entertainment near our hotel
Radisson Hotel Porto Alegre is located in the delightful Bela Vista neighborhood, placing guests just minutes away from the area’s best shopping and entertainment venues. Retail enthusiasts can spend the day browsing through almost 300 retail stores at Iguatemi or find things to do while strolling through Moinhos de Vento. To experience the vibrant Brazilian culture, schedule a tour of the Iberê Camargo Foundation museum, or spend a leisurely Sunday afternoon examining the work of local craftsmen at Brique da Redenção.
- Moinhos de Vento (2.2 km)
Commonly known as “Windmill Park” due to an abundance of windmills built in the area during the 18th century, this popular neighborhood is home to upscale retail stores, refined restaurants and inviting bars. Guests looking for a more active pastime can spend the afternoon strolling on walking trails that border picturesque ponds.
- Parque Farroupilha (3.1 km)
Spend the day soaking up the sun, paddling a boat or biking along winding paths when you visit this 68-acre park, known by the locals as Redenção Park.
- Padre Chagas Street (1.7 km)
Home to quaint coffee shops, souvenir stops and charming restaurants, Padre Chagas Street, also known as the Street of Fame, is a hotspot for locals.
- Brique da Redenção (2.8 km)
Stroll through this open-air market each Sunday and discover unique items crafted by local artisans. Peruse the handmade crafts and vintage antiques while sampling breads, cakes and more from the local vendors.
- Iguatemi (4 km)
With over 300 stores, multiple restaurants and a cinema, this sprawling shopping complex is the perfect destination for a healthy dose of retail therapy.
Education and museums
- Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul (5.8 km)
Visit PUCRS, one of the leading research universities in Latin America and home to approximately 23,000 undergraduate students.
- PUCRS Museum of Science and Technology (5.8 km)
This educational museum features interactive exhibits including an inflatable planetarium, a mock forensic investigation and more.
- Iberê Camargo Foundation (9.2 km)
Peacefully situated along Guaíba Lake, this museum is dedicated to preserving the artistic legacy of Brazilian painter Iberê Camargo. View more than 4,000 of his works on display.