Discover the colonial treasures of Minas Gerais
and learn about Brazil’s history, travelling
along the ‘Golden Road’ that once carried the
riches of the region south to the coast.
Transfer from Belo Horizonte to Ouro Preto. Stay
2 nights at Solar do Rosario and discover the
town’s baroque churches and fountains. (B)
Visit Congonhas and São João del Rei to
see masterpieces by the legendary sculptor
Aleijadinho. Continue to colonial Tiradentes
with cobbled streets and quaint squares. Stay
2 nights. (B)
Return to Belo Horizonte for an onward flight or
continue to Rio (5 hours’ drive). If time allows,
we recommend a couple of nights at Fazenda
do Engenho in the Ibitipoca Reserve en route to
Rio, to relax and explore the natural beauty of
southern Minas Gerais. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is based in 3- and 4-star accommodation.
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The Solar da Ponte is a colonial style hotel, centrally located in the heart of Tiradentes. The hotel is decorated throughout with antiques, and facilities include a restaurant, bar, swimming pool and...
Located on a small plaza by Nossa Senhora do Rosario church, the impressive building of Solar do Rosario is part of Ouro Preto's history. Entirely restructured, the hotel offers 41 rooms and suites with contemporary furnishings. Facilities include a charming bar, gourmet restaurant with wine cellar, a sauna and a swimming pool with views over the...
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MGC2017: 4 Nights
The famous former capital of the state of Minas Gerais was founded in 1711. Its cobbled...
Tiradentes was named after Joaquim José da Silva Xavier, also known as 'Tiradentes' (the...