MARIANA
MARIANA
Historic towns of Minas Gerais
TIRADENTES
TIRADENTES
Historic towns of Minas Gerais
OURO PRETO
OURO PRETO
Historic towns of Minas Gerais
MARIANA
MARIANA
Historic towns of Minas Gerais
TIRADENTES
TIRADENTES
Historic towns of Minas Gerais
OURO PRETO
OURO PRETO
Historic towns of Minas Gerais

Historic towns of Minas Gerais

4 days and 3 nights
Type of travel:
Cultural tourism
Duration of the trip:
4 days and 3 nights
Transports / Excursions:
Private
States visited:
Minas Gerais
Flights:
Departure:
Daily
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Historic towns of Minas Gerais - 4 days and 3 nights

You will discover ...

Ouro Preto
Mariana
São João Del Rei
Congonhas
Tiradentes
Seasonal features
In the months from October to April it is likely to encounter rainy days, the driest period begins in May and continues until September.
Remember that visit churches and museums during the Easter, Carnival or locally holiday periods requires much time and patience because cities are particularly busy.

Route and duration (remind you that the program can be customized or reversed)

Day 1
Belo Horizonte / Ouro Preto

Arrival at the airport of the city of Belo Horizonte and subsequent transfer by air-conditioned vehicle to the colonial town of Ouro Preto, covering about 140 km in 2 hours.

Overnight in Ouro Preto with breakfast included.


Day 2
Ouro Preto / Mariana

At 08:30 am depart for a full day visit in the cities of Ouro Preto and Mariana.

Ouro Preto has many buildings in the baroque style, with its climbs and descents, with historic buildings that recall the history, richness and profound artistic splendor of the "epoch of gold".

Mariana still retains its characteristics in Baroque buildings decorated with stone "pedra sabao" handmade and is the oldest city in the state of Minas Gerais, as well as the first capital of the state.
It is worth to know the city on foot, where we can meet historical buildings and also the Cathedral "Basilica da Sé", one of the richest in Brazil.

The sequence of these visits may be altered depending on operational or climatic variations, without decreasing the time of the visits.
A local guide English idiom will accompany you during this day of visit to the city.
Return to the hotel in the afternoon.

Overnight stay in Ouro Preto with breakfast included.


Day 3
Ouro Preto / São João Del Rei / Tiradentes /Congonhas

At 08:00 am , after breakfast , departure for São João Del Rei , where you can visit the old town with its museums and beautiful churches including the church dedicated to St. Francis of Assisi, with its imposing imperial garden of palms and the magnificent decorations in stone "pedra sabao".

We will continue to Tiradentes, a small town where you will visit the church "Matriz de Santo Antônio" and the fountain "Chafariz de São José", where you can hear the numerous legends that surround it; we walk along the stone streets where you will find lovely local craft workshops and superb restaurants where you can enjoy the wonderful local cuisine.

During this trip you will know the town of Congonhas.
The mining center of Congonhas is famous for the largest number of works of genius Aleijadinho: the twelve prophets carved in stone and the figures of the "Via Crucis" carved into the wood completed from 1796 to 1799. The life-size sculptures are the most important treasures of Brazil.

A local guide English idiom will accompany you during this day of visit to the city.
Return to the hotel in the afternoon.

Overnight stay in Ouro Preto with breakfast included.


Day 4
Ouro Preto / Belo Horizonte

Breakfast at the hotel.

Day at leisure and transfer to airport of Belo Horizonte to board the flight with air-conditioned vehicle.
Departure from the hotel reception 6 hours before flight departure.

End of our services.


Departures
  • Our trips are daily so you can choose without worrying about pre-determined days.
Seasonal features
Seasonal features
In the months from October to April it is likely to encounter rainy days, the driest period begins in May and continues until September.
Remember that visit churches and museums during the Easter, Carnival or locally holiday periods requires much time and patience because cities are particularly busy.
Route and duration (remind you that the program can be customized or reversed)
Route and duration (remind you that the program can be customized or reversed)
Day 1
Belo Horizonte / Ouro Preto
- Belo Horizonte / Ouro Preto

Arrival at the airport of the city of Belo Horizonte and subsequent transfer by air-conditioned vehicle to the colonial town of Ouro Preto, covering about 140 km in 2 hours.

Overnight in Ouro Preto with breakfast included.

Day 2
Ouro Preto / Mariana
- Ouro Preto / Mariana

At 08:30 am depart for a full day visit in the cities of Ouro Preto and Mariana.

Ouro Preto has many buildings in the baroque style, with its climbs and descents, with historic buildings that recall the history, richness and profound artistic splendor of the "epoch of gold".

Mariana still retains its characteristics in Baroque buildings decorated with stone "pedra sabao" handmade and is the oldest city in the state of Minas Gerais, as well as the first capital of the state.
It is worth to know the city on foot, where we can meet historical buildings and also the Cathedral "Basilica da Sé", one of the richest in Brazil.

The sequence of these visits may be altered depending on operational or climatic variations, without decreasing the time of the visits.
A local guide English idiom will accompany you during this day of visit to the city.
Return to the hotel in the afternoon.

Overnight stay in Ouro Preto with breakfast included.

Day 3
Ouro Preto / São João Del Rei / Tiradentes /Congonhas
- Ouro Preto / São João Del Rei / Tiradentes /Congonhas

At 08:00 am , after breakfast , departure for São João Del Rei , where you can visit the old town with its museums and beautiful churches including the church dedicated to St. Francis of Assisi, with its imposing imperial garden of palms and the magnificent decorations in stone "pedra sabao".

We will continue to Tiradentes, a small town where you will visit the church "Matriz de Santo Antônio" and the fountain "Chafariz de São José", where you can hear the numerous legends that surround it; we walk along the stone streets where you will find lovely local craft workshops and superb restaurants where you can enjoy the wonderful local cuisine.

During this trip you will know the town of Congonhas.
The mining center of Congonhas is famous for the largest number of works of genius Aleijadinho: the twelve prophets carved in stone and the figures of the "Via Crucis" carved into the wood completed from 1796 to 1799. The life-size sculptures are the most important treasures of Brazil.

A local guide English idiom will accompany you during this day of visit to the city.
Return to the hotel in the afternoon.

Overnight stay in Ouro Preto with breakfast included.

Day 4
Ouro Preto / Belo Horizonte
- Ouro Preto / Belo Horizonte

Breakfast at the hotel.

Day at leisure and transfer to airport of Belo Horizonte to board the flight with air-conditioned vehicle.
Departure from the hotel reception 6 hours before flight departure.

End of our services.

Departures
Departures
  • Our trips are daily so you can choose without worrying about pre-determined days.

Conditions

Included in the package
  • Overnight with breakfast.
  • Acclimatized transfer with a driver.
  • The excursions and activities with private vehicles for your exclusive use.
  • A local English guide.
Not included
  • The internationals and domestic flights.
  • Drinks and food.
  • Medical travel and Trip Cancellation insurance.
Extra information
  • Do not forget the sun block, the hat, the cap, the sunglasses and of course the swimsuit.
  • Remember that visit churches and museums during the Easter, Carnival or locally holiday periods requires much time and patience because cities are very busy.
  • Brasil Planet is not responsible for objects forgotten in hotels or inside the vehicles.
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Cidades Históricas Mineiras
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Pouso do Chico Rey
Ouro Preto
Historical Center - Rua Brigadeiro Musqueira, 90, 35400-000 Ouro Preto
Boasting views of Ouro Preto, rooms at Pouso do Chico Rey feature a TV, minibar and a bathroom with a hairdryer. All offer rustic décor, 18th Century beds and wooden floors.
Facilities include a living room with a library, a cable TV, a DVD player and DVDs.
Guests receive a cup of tea or coffee on arrival and can enjoy cake and biscuits throughout the day.
Just 100 metres from Ouro Preto’s Tiradentes Square and Inconfidência Museum, this guest house features a garden with seating area. It offers a daily breakfast, free Wi-Fi and concierge services.

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Double room
€ 584,00
Pousada do Douro
Ouro Preto
Historical Center - Rua Amalia Benhaus, 42, 35400-000 Ouro Preto
The accommodation at Pousada do Douro includes classic furniture and fine wooden floors. It provides a private bathroom, fan, cable TV, minibar and telephone. Some rooms also have a balcony. Wi-Fi is free.
In the heart of Ouro Preto’s historical centre, this colonial-style guest house is only 30 metres from Tiradentes Square. It features beautiful interiors decorated with items from the 19th century.

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Double room
€ 640,00
Solar do Rosario
Ouro Preto
Historical Center - Rua Getulio Vargas, 270, 35400-000 Ouro Preto
Hotel Solar do Rosário´s accommodation provides fine wooden fittings and furniture. It includes a spacious bathroom, free Wi-Fi, flat-screen cable TV and minibar. Room service is provided.
This beautiful colonial hotel features 2 rooftop pools with panoramic views of Nossa Senhora do Rosário Church and Ouro Preto´s mountains beyond.
The stylish Senhora do Rosário Restaurant displays crystal chandeliers and local artists works. Here guests enjoy à la carte dishes, as well as a rich buffet breakfast with homemade Brazilian breads and cakes. Available at the bar are high-quality spirits and exclusive wines from the hotel´s cellar.

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Double room
€ 711,00
Pousada do Mondego
Ouro Preto
Historical Center - Largo de Coimbra, 38, 35400-000 Ouro Preto
Pousada de Mondego offers centrally-heated accommodations with an LCD cable TV, minibar and private bathroom. Each one has a different atmosphere with a colonial-style décor and some include a living area. Room service is available.
Set on a Baroque-style building, this guesthouse serves regional drinks and delicacies at its Conimbriga Bar. Guests enjoy hot beverages at the tea room, and a regional breakfast the coffee lounge. Wi-Fi is free.

Packages rates por person

Double room
€ 712,00