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Petropolis— 2 nights
The Imperial City
Once the summer getaway of Brazilian emperors, the "imperial city" of Petropolis serves as a tribute to the lavish lifestyles of Brazil's 19th-century elite.Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Imperial Museum and Catedral de Sao Pedro de Alcantara. Your inner history buff will appreciate Castelo de Itaipava and La Grande Vallee. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Petropolis: Igreja Matriz de Sao Jose das Tres Ilhas (in Belmiro Braga) and Parque Nacional da Serra dos Orgaos (in Teresopolis). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Museu Casa de Santos Dumont, sample the tasty concoctions at Cervejaria Bohemia, explore the galleries of Museu de Porcelana de Petropolis, and don't miss a visit to Praca do Cavaleiro Medieval.
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Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Petropolis
Igreja Matriz de Sao Jose das Tres Ilhas, Parque Nacional da Serra dos Orgaos
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