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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.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 lots more to do: examine the collection at Imperial Museum, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de Itaipava, browse the exhibits of Museu de Porcelana de Petropolis, and contemplate the long history of La Grande Vallee.
To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Petropolis trip planning site .
January in Petropolis sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Petropolis
Igreja Matriz de Sao Jose das Tres Ilhas, Parque Nacional da Serra dos Orgaos
Find places to stay Jan 21 — 23:
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