©

Resende trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Resende

(600+ reviews from top 10 attractions)
Nightlife Shopping Museums
Resende is a municipality in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro. The population is 125,214 (2015 est.) in an area of 1094 km². Resendense refers to people or things that come from or inhabit Resende. It is the oldest town in this region, which has boundaries with the state of São Paulo and Minas Gerais. It is an important industrial, automotive, metallurgical, and tourist center, and headquarters of the world's second-largest military complex, the Academia Militar das Agulhas Negras (AMAN). Resende is of national importance and houses the Nuclear Fuel Factory complex of the "Indústrias Nucleares" of Brasil (Brazilian Nuclear Factories), the only one able to enrich uranium. Resende's automotive area holds MAN Latin America (former Volkswagen Trucks and Buses), the biggest truck and bus factory of Brazil, limited to PSA Peugeot Citroën and Michelin.The town has the following tourist attractions: Visconde de Mauá, Parque Nacional do Itatiaia, Engenheiro Passos, AMAN, Serrinha do Alambari, Penedo and some of the city's houses. Resende is home to the largest theater in Latin America, The Academy Theater with a capacity of 2,884 people. Resende is crossed by Rodovia Presidente Dutra, the most important Brazilian road. The municipality has a big territorial extension, 1.144 km², as mentioned before, the biggest in the area between Rio and São Paulo, between the municipalities traversed by the road which connects them. Resende is served by Resende Airport.
To arrange what you want to do in Resende, use our Brazil vacation planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Resende

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Resende

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Resende:
Beaches, historic sites, nature
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Nature, beaches, wildlife areas
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Nature, sightseeing, shopping
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Parks, shopping, historic sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Nature, trails, museums
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to State of Rio de Janeiro

24 days in Rio de Janeiro BY A USER FROM BRAZIL May, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM CANADA July, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Buenos Aires, Sao Paulo & Rio de Janeiro BY A USER FROM SPAIN September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo & Buenos Aires BY A USER FROM SPAIN September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Rio de Janeiro BY A USER FROM BRAZIL June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 31 days in South America BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL November, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 58 days in South America BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Rio de Janeiro BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 48 days in South America BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in South America BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 22 days in South America BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, romantic, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in State of Rio de Janeiro BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans