Centro Historico de Ouro Preto, Ouro Preto

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At Centro Historico de Ouro Preto you can see why this is one of Brazil's best-preserved colonial towns and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Praised for its outstanding Baroque architecture and its well-preserved cobblestoned streets, this central zone of the city has long been a popular destination for travelers from around the world. Walk through the heart of this old mining town to see numerous churches, many dating from the earliest colonial days. There are several museums located in this area, where you can take guided tours designed to teach you all about the city’s and the region’s rich cultural, religious, and artistic heritage. This downtown area is also home to numerous shops, restaurants, bars, bookstores, and hotels. Plan your visit to Centro Historico de Ouro Preto and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Ouro Preto trip itinerary planner .
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  • Alice loved it, we found it very nice. She's two years old, and ever since I told her we were coming, she got anxious about the black-eyed city. The location is very good and the room is very comfortable.
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  • Stroll through the streets of Ouro Preto mainly the night is wonderful, you can see much more the architectural ensemble without counting that the streets are quieter to transit and park. I love this town!
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