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Penedo, Brazil

Founded between 1535 and 1560 by Duarte Coelho Pereira, Penedo is a lovely colonial town in the state of Alagoas on the Sao Francisco River. The town is littered with baroque churches and colonial buildings and is virtually untouched by tourists. The town has a lively market which is particularly good on Saturdays

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Suggested itineraries featuring Penedo

This sample itinerary will give you an idea of what is possible when you travel in Penedo, and showcases routes we know work particularly well. Treat this as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely by one of our specialists.

Map of Penedo

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    Places near Penedo

    Accommodation choices for Penedo

    We’ve selected a range of accommodation options for when you visit Penedo. Our choices usually come recommended for their character, facilities and service or location. Our specialists always aim to suggest properties that match your preferences.

    • Hotel Sao Francisco, Penedo

      Hotel Sao Francisco


      Hotel Sao Francisco is a 45-room hotel located in the historic centre of Penedo.