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Congonhas City Tour
"The main points of interest are Aleijadinho’s sculptural masterpieces of the twelve Prophets carved in soapstone and his sculptural representation of the Via Crucis (Stations of the Cross) done in polychromatic woodwork. The set of life-sized sculptures is Brazil’s greatest artistic treasure. The city is notable for its basilica - the Santuário do Bom Jesus do Matosinhos - and associated soapstone sculptures which were commissioned Feliciano Mendes in the 18th century. It was created by Aleijadinho one of the best artists in the baroque style in the world. The twelve sculptures of old testament prophets around the terrace are considered amongst his finest work. In 1985 UNESCO granted the Sanctuary the title of a World Heritage Site."""Visit Congonhas where you will find important works from the Golden Age of Brazil.
From $245.00
 
Private Tour: Discover Belo Horizonte City
"Meet your private guide in the lobby of your hotel at approximately 9am. Hop in the car and make your way to the Pampulha Lagoon for a 9:15am arrival. Visit the architectural complex of Oscar Niemeyer and Casa do Baile the church of São Francisco. Then head to Mineirão Stadium Casa de JK the ex-president of Brazil and the Museum of Modern Arts. Transfer to the Liberty Plaza also known as Praça da Liberdade and possibly have a change to visit the Liberty Palace. Later
From EUR75.00
 
Private Tour: Discover Belo Horizonte City
"Meet your private guide in the lobby of your hotel at approximately 9am. Hop in the car and make your way to the Pampulha Lagoon for a 9:15am arrival. Visit the architectural complex of Oscar Niemeyer and Casa do Baile the church of São Francisco. Then head to Mineirão Stadium Casa de JK the ex-president of Brazil and the Museum of Modern Arts. Transfer to the Liberty Plaza also known as Praça da Liberdade and possibly have a change to visit the Liberty Palace. Later
From EUR75.00

More Nightlife in Ouro Prêto

Lanchonete Satelite

It was my first night in Ouro Preto and I was strolling the streets of historic centre. I did not know much about the city and the places to go, so I had to follow my intuition. I passed by Satelite...
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mircaskirca
Oct 28, 2008

WALKING AROUND OURO PRETO AT NIGHT

No specific tips for nightlife,only to walk around the hills and apreciate this scenery of magic,as all changed and the architeture looks so diferent and special under the million lights of the city,a...
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janaina
Sep 14, 2002
 
 
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Top Things to Do in Ouro Prêto

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Museu Casa dos Contos

This was a lovely visit, free of charge, that I made in the low part of Ouro Preto. It consisted in three floors showing a house of barroco style where the contracts were signed during the extraction...
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Igreja de São Francisco de Assis

The first times I passed Igreja de São Francisco de Assis it was closed and when I saw it was opened up I first decided not to enter, as I didn’t feel like paying admission to jet another church where...
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Downtown

Although I visited some museums and churches in this town, the best was just strolling around, climbing and descending narrow streets and enjoying the historic atmosphere. It is a city to stay several...
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Igreja Matriz Nossa Senhora do Pilar

It was located in the low part of Ouro Preto. You have to pay a fee to visit it, but if you are catholic and want to pray, as it was my case, you could go inside for free. But I could not take...
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Top 5 Ouro Prêto Writers

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elsadran

"An astonishing city!"
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cachaseiro

"The prettiest town i have seen in Brazil so far."
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janaina

"THE HISTORICAL LANDSCAPES OF OURO PRETO"
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racheljapi

"Black Gold"
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mircaskirca

"Ouro Preto"
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