About Ouro Preto

Ouro Preto is a municipality in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais. The municipality has about 70,000 inhabitants.The city was founded in 1698 and became big because of mining.

Due to its colonial atmosphere, Ouro Preto is the most famous destination of the old colonial mining villages, such as Mariana, Ouro Branco and Tiradentes.

On the city’s steep slopes, covered with cobblestones, are several gems from the Baroque era. Examples include the Church of St. Francis of Assisi, Our Lady of Carmo Church, Our Lady of Pilar Church. Many of these churches are lavishly decorated, with carvings by Aleijadinho and excessive use of precious metals. The interior of the Church of Our Lady of Pilar (the second most decorated church in Brazil after St. Francis Church in Salvador da Bahia) incorporates 434 kg of gold


Tour Plan

Arrival at the airport of Belo Horizonte and overnight in the city.
Known in Brazil as the “ city of the balck Gold ” Visit of Congonhas do Campo with her beautifull basilic. Overnight in hotel Pousada Horto dos Contos 3***
Discovery of the Portugese colonisation of the very charming village with churches, historical buildings and museums. Protected by the Unesco. In the afternoon visit of the art city of Mariana. Overnight in hotel Pousada Horto dos Contos 3***
Transfer back to the airport of Belo Horizonte.

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Explore Ouro Preto: Your Ultimate Vacation Package

Are you ready for an unforgettable adventure? Look no further than Ouro Preto, the hidden gem of Brazil. With its rich history, stunning landscapes, and vibrant culture, Ouro Preto offers a vacation experience like no other. In this article, we’ll delve into the details of your dream vacation package, designed to make your trip to Ouro Preto truly exceptional.

Ouro Preto: A Historical Marvel

Step back in time as you explore the cobblestone streets and colonial architecture of Ouro Preto. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is renowned for its well-preserved historic center, which dates back to the 18th century. Immerse yourself in the past as you visit churches adorned with exquisite baroque art and stroll through picturesque plazas.

Natural Wonders Await

Nature enthusiasts will find Ouro Preto to be a paradise. Surrounding the town are lush forests, cascading waterfalls, and hiking trails that offer breathtaking views. Don’t forget to visit the stunning Itacolomi State Park, where you can hike to the summit and witness the mesmerizing sunrise over the mountains.

All-Inclusive Comfort

Our Ouro Preto vacation package is designed to provide you with the utmost comfort and convenience. Stay in top-notch accommodations that blend modern luxury with the charm of the past. Enjoy delicious local cuisine at renowned restaurants and let our expert guides take you on immersive tours of the town’s historical landmarks.

Cultural Experiences

Immerse yourself in the rich culture of Ouro Preto with our curated activities. Attend captivating performances of traditional music and dance, witness skilled artisans at work, and participate in hands-on workshops. You’ll leave Ouro Preto with a deeper understanding of Brazilian culture and its unique traditions.

Adventure Awaits

For thrill-seekers, Ouro Preto offers a range of adventure activities. Explore the underground world of the city’s mines, go white-water rafting on the Doce River, or embark on a thrilling off-road adventure through the rugged terrain. Whatever your adventurous spirit craves, Ouro Preto has it all.

How to Book Your Ouro Preto Vacation

Booking your dream vacation to Ouro Preto is easy. Simply visit our website or contact our dedicated team of travel experts. We’ll tailor your vacation package to suit your preferences, ensuring that every moment of your trip is a memorable one.

Don’t miss this opportunity to explore the enchanting beauty and rich history of Ouro Preto. Book your vacation package today and embark on a journey of a lifetime.

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