6 days in State of Minas Gerais Itinerary

6 days in State of Minas Gerais Itinerary

Created using Inspirock State of Minas Gerais travel planner

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Brumadinho
— 1 night
Drive
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Tiradentes
— 1 night
Drive
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Ouro Preto
— 1 night
Drive
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Belo Horizonte
— 2 nights

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Brumadinho

— 1 night
Located among lush tropical hills in Minas Geras state, the small city of Brumadinho serves as a good base for exploring the surrounding region's natural attractions.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): sample some tasty brews at HT Happy Travel.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Brumadinho vacation builder tool.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Brumadinho. In October, daytime highs in Brumadinho are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Tiradentes.

Things to do in Brumadinho

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours
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Tiradentes

— 1 night
Named after the revolutionary hero who was born here, Tiradentes has become known for its well-preserved colonial-era architecture and scenic mountain location.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Santo Antonio and then admire the striking features of Igreja de Sao Francisco de Assis. Keep things going the next day: take in the pleasant sights at Tiradentes Historic Center and then see the interesting displays at Museu de Sant'Ana.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Tiradentes day trip site.

You can drive from Brumadinho to Tiradentes in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Brumadinho in October, things will get slightly colder in Tiradentes: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can drive to Ouro Preto.

Things to do in Tiradentes

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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Ouro Preto

— 1 night
Designated a World Heritage Site because of its well-preserved Baroque architecture, the city of Ouro Preto served as the state capital until local governance outgrew the scale of this pleasant valley settlement.
To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Ouro Preto day trip planning website.

You can drive from Tiradentes to Ouro Preto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Tiradentes in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Ouro Preto: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. You will leave for Belo Horizonte on the 21st (Thu).

Things to do in Ouro Preto

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature
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Belo Horizonte

— 2 nights

Garden City

Named for its spectacular mountain views, and known locally as the "Garden City," Belo Horizonte has historically fostered a connection with nature since its inauguration in 1897.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): make a trip to Praca da Liberdade and then view the masterpieces at Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil Belo Horizonte. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri): make a trip to Mirante Mangabeiras and then admire the striking features of Capela Curial de São Francisco de Assis.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Belo Horizonte online trip builder.

You can drive from Ouro Preto to Belo Horizonte in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Belo Horizonte are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C.

Things to do in Belo Horizonte

Museums · Shopping · Nightlife
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State of Minas Gerais travel guide

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Landmarks · Churches · Specialty Museums
The landlocked State of Minas Gerais contains Brazil's storehouse of minerals, industrial diamonds, semiprecious gems, and quartz crystals. Visitors taking time to tour the region walk away with a deeper understanding of the country's industrial history, as well as a greater appreciation for its distinct architecture, cuisine, and natural treasures. Cosmopolitan cities packed with modern attractions provide plenty of urban things to do in State of Minas Gerais, while hydro-mineral spas and national parks serve as popular alternatives suitable for nature-lovers and travelers interested in discovering the quieter side of Brazil.