4 days in Juiz de Fora, Lima Duarte & Cataguases Itinerary

4 days in Juiz de Fora, Lima Duarte & Cataguases Itinerary

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4 days in Juiz de Fora, Lima Duarte & Cataguases Itinerary

Start: Juiz de Fora
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Juiz de Fora
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
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Lima Duarte
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
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Cataguases
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
End: Juiz de Fora

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Juiz de Fora

Juiz de Fora ©
Conveniently located between three of the biggest cities in Brazil, Jui de Fora--or simply "JF" to locals--served as an important stop on the road between Rio de Janeiro and the gold rush towns of Minas Gerais.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lajinha Park, then browse the different shops at Independencia Shopping, then take some stellar pictures from Imperador Hill Belvedere, and finally stop by Calcadao da Rua Halfeld. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: buy something for everyone on your list at Alameda, head outdoors with Parque Halfeld, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Metropolitana de Juiz de Fora, then examine the collection at Mariano Procopio Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Sebastiao.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Juiz de Fora trip builder site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Juiz de Fora. In January, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Lima Duarte.

Things to do in Juiz de Fora

Shopping Outdoors Parks
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Independencia Shopping ©
Independencia Shopping
Lajinha Park ©
Lajinha Park

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Lima Duarte

Lima Duarte ©
The golden days of Lima Duarte may be long gone, but the former mining hub's appeal lingers on.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Parque Estadual do Ibitipoca, get outside with Parque Estadual De Ibitipoca, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Nossa Senhora do Rosario.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Lima Duarte trip planner .

Getting from Juiz de Fora to Lima Duarte by car takes about an hour. In January, daily temperatures in Lima Duarte can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Cataguases.

Things to do in Lima Duarte

Parks Historic Sites
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Parque Estadual do Ibitipoca ©
Parque Estadual do Ibitipoca
Church of Nossa Senhora do Rosario ©

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Cataguases

Cataguases ©
Cataguases is a municipality located in the southeastern part of the state of Minas Gerais in Brazil. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): see the interesting displays at Eletricity Museum, see the interesting displays at Chacara Dona Catarina Museum, browse the exhibits of Memorial Nanzita, pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Rita de Cassia Shrine, then don't miss a visit to Praca Santa Rita, and finally take in the views from Ponte Metalica.

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You can drive from Lima Duarte to Cataguases in 3 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Lima Duarte to Cataguases is minus 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cataguases

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Chacara Dona Catarina Museum ©
Chacara Dona Catarina Museum
Praca Santa Rita ©
Praca Santa Rita
Santa Rita de Cassia Shrine ©
Santa Rita de Cassia Shrine