Northwest São Paulo is a region in the state of São Paulo. It is a mostly rural and sparsely populated area, with low industrialization level, and heritage left by Japanese immigration. A major attraction in the region are the beaches and nautical leisure at the reservoirs in the Paraná, Tietê and Grande rivers.


Map of Northwest São Paulo (state)
São José do Rio Preto.
  • Andradina
  • 1 Araçatuba
  • Olímpia - Hot spring city that attracts more than 1 million visitors per year to its Thermas dos Laranjais waterpark
  • Pereira Barreto - Japanese heritage and the beauty of the Tietê river
  • 2 São José do Rio Preto - The largest city of the region and its cultural capital
  • Santa Fé do Sul - A popular regional destination for fishing and nautical leisure

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The cuisine of the northwest region is a little different from other parts of the state. Typical dishes include:

  • Caldo do Artista
  • Cupim Casqueirado


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