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Historical Cities of Ouro Preto and Mariana

By Gray Line Brazil
Price was undefined, price is now CA $157
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10h
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Highlights

  • Visit traditional churches of the region

  • Know the religion and traditions of the two cities

  • Visit the Museum of Inconfidence, the second most visited in

  • See artworks made by brazilian famous artist, Aleijadinho

  • Get to know the Church Cathedral da Sé

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Round trip transport to most downtown Belo Horizonte hotels

  • What's included

    Professional guide

  • What's excluded

    Entrance fees to the visited atractions

  • What's excluded

    Food and drinks

  • What's excluded

    Optional tours

Cleaning and safety practices

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  • Masks required
  • Contactless tickets
  • Vehicles and venues disinfected

Know Before You Book

  • The hotels located within the Avenida do Contorno or Praça da Liberdade are the hotels in the central area of Belo Horizonte, contemplating the districts Centro, Lourdes, Funcionários, Savassi, Barro Preto, among others.

  • If your hotel is not inside this region, a meeting point will be provided. Please contact us to arrange the meeting point

  • The specific departure time for this tour will be determined upon reconfirmation.

  • We recommend using sun cream, sunglasses, comfortable shoes.

What you can expect

Ouro Preto is located 90 km from the capital at an altitude of 1130 meters above sea level. Considered a World Heritage Site, it has as its attractions the Nossa Senhora do Pilar Church, considered the 2nd richest in gold in the country, Sao Francisco de Assis Church, Nossa Senhora da Conceiçao Church with emphasis on the Aleijadinho Museum, Museum of Inconfidence, the second most visited museum in the country, being a thematic museum that reports on the origins of Ouro Preto as economy, social life, civil construction and the inconfidents, and Santa Rita Gold Mine.

After visiting it all, there is time for Lunch, optional not included, in Ouro Preto.

Then we head to Mariana, city that is 20 minutes from Ouro Preto. It was the 1st Capital of the State and the first headquarters of the archbishopric of Minas Gerais. Attractions of the city are the Minas Gerais Square, where the old Town Hall and Prison, Sao Francisco de Assis Church, Nossa Senhora do Carmo Church and Pelourinho are located. Get to know the Church Cathedral da Se, with the emphasis on the German pipe organ. Return in the afternoon with estimated arrival time at 6pm.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants

Social distancing

  • Contactless ticket redemption
  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Masks required
  • Hand sanitizer provided

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Location

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Activity Location

  • Ouro Preto
  • Ouro Preto State of Minas Gerais 35400-000

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Hotel Pickup
  • Belo Horizonte State of Minas Gerais
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