Estado de Minas Gerais Things to Do

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Estado de Minas Gerais Things to Do

  • EFVM Train from Vitoria to Belo...

    Since the massive privatization efforts in the 1990s, there is now only one long distance train in Brazil. This is the train from Vitoria to Belo Horizonte operated by the Estrada de Fero Vitoria a Minas (Vitoria to Minas Railway).I took the train in 2003, and it was a decent cultural experience to try once. To do this trip, you have to get up very...

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  • The train ride from Ouro Preto to...

    There is a little train running between the twe towns Ouro Preto and Mariana.It´s an old train with wooden decor and it is just a sightseeing train but there is really something to see.It winds itself through the mountains and takes quite a while to cover the short distance between the two towns, but this is because it takes you up real high and i...

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  • Visit a mine.

    There are several places around Minas Gerais where you have the chance to visit a mine.Most of them are mines that are no longer in use but where they have guided tours these days where you hear about that interesting part of the Minas history.I have been on two tours in two different locations and likkes them both.

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  • Ouro preto.

    Ouro preto is the most famous town in Minas and a gorgeous place.It´s an old mining town that is UNESCO world heritage and is extremely well preserved.It´s a town build on hills which makes it even more scenic cause you can see the main main churches from most places in town as they are often build on hills.There is also a university in Ouro Preto...

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  • Tiradentes.

    Tiradentes is a small town about 200 kilometers from Rio de Janeiro with about 7000 inhabitants and the place has become a favorite hangout in recent years for people from Rio who like the cool weather and the tranquil atmosphere of the mountains.That also means that you can eat rather well in Tiradentes and you have quite a few good cafes too and...

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  • Bichinho.

    Bichinho is a tiny little village in Minas close to the town called Tiradentes.It has in recent years become a place of artisants and today it´s like the whole village has become one big art gallery.It´s really intersting to see how this small village in the middle of nowhere has become such an intellectual hangout and i would really recommend a...

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  • Sao Joao del Rei.

    Sao Joao del Rei is one of the real nice towns in Minas and not that touristy at all.It has several churces worth visiting and many other colonial style buildings.It is also the birth place place of Tancredo Neves, the man who was elected president of Brazil but never got to serve as president cause he fell ill the day before his inaguration and...

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  • THIRD DAY:a gain a walk thru...

    THIRD DAY:a gain a walk thru the national park and from there to the 'BANDEIRINHAS' CANYON(no cars aloud!)-12km each direction!

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  • FIRST DAY was only to get...

    FIRST DAY was only to get there and acomodations,in the 'POUSADA DA GRANDE PEDREIRA'(the big quarry inn'..)SECOND DAY:hard walking among the 'RIO DO GAVIAO'(hawk's river)till the 'SERRA DO GAVIAO'(hawk's canyon..),with the national park around us!we reached the water falls,and than walking to the top of it,than we could reach the natural pool on...

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  • THIRD DAY:a gain a walk thru...

    THIRD DAY:a gain a walk thru the national park and from there to the 'BANDEIRINHAS' CANYON(no cars aloud!)-12km each direction!

    more
  • FIRST DAY was only to get...

    FIRST DAY was only to get there and acomodations,in the 'POUSADA DA GRANDE PEDREIRA'(the big quarry inn'..)SECOND DAY:hard walking among the 'RIO DO GAVIAO'(hawk's river)till the 'SERRA DO GAVIAO'(hawk's canyon..),with the national park around us!we reached the water falls,and than walking to the top of it,than we could reach the natural pool on...

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Estado de Minas Gerais Hotels

  • Pousada Do Arcanjo

    Rua Sao Miguel Arcanjo, 270, Ouro Preto, State of Para, 35.400-000, Brazil

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Royal Golden Tower

    Yeah I would recommend it! This was the first time I went to BH, but for sure I'll stay in this nice...

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  • Solar da Ponte

    Praca das Merces S/N0 - Tiradentes, Tiradentes, State of Minas Gerais, 36325-000, Brazil

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Plaza Shopping Hotel

    Rua da Bandeira, 400 (Anexo ao Center Shopping), Uberlandia, State of Minas Gerais, 38405174, Brazil

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Victory Business Hotel

    Av Independencia 1850, Sao Mateus, JUIZ DE FORA, M

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Caesar Business Lagoa Inglese

    Ave Princesa Diana 440, , Nova Lima 340000-000

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Hotel Villa Luna

    Av. das Mangueiras 1457 - Penedo, , Itatiaia, Rio

  • Nacional Inn

    Avenida do Contorno, Araxa, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil

    Good for: Solo

  • Sleep Inn Varginha Hotel

    Av. Princesa Do Sul. 3 333, Varginha, 37062-180, B

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

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