Minas Gerais Holidays
The beautiful colonial towns and fascinating history of its gold and gemstone trade make Minas Gerais a compelling region to explore. Minas is Brazil’s heartland and extends from the lush Mantiqueira mountains in the south to the rugged semi-arid Sertão in the north. Ouro Preto, Mariana, Tiradentes and the other gold towns offer some of the most sublime baroque churches in Latin America.
Comuna do Ibitipoca
Ibitipoca Reserve, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Get away from it all and experience wonderful Brazilian hospitality at the unique and very personal Comuna do Ibitipoca. It is an authentic countryside retreat set at the heart of a scenic 3,000 hectare reserve 3.5 hour drive north of Rio de Janeiro.
Solar da Ponte
Tiradentes, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Solar da Ponte is an exquisitely restored colonial house set within peaceful gardens in the historical, 18th century Brazilian mountain village of Tiradentes, with quaint winding streets and beautiful Baroque churches.
Solar do Rosario
Ouro preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Solar do Rosario is a beautifully restored 19th century colonial house in the historic centre of Ouro Preto, a city in Brazil that is famous for its magnificent architecture and cultural heritage. It is located next to the Rosário Church.
Rio, Parati, Ouro Preto, Tiradentes & Ibitipoca
Experience Brazil’s Golden Age of coffee plantations and gold & diamond smuggling, coupled with its beautiful coastline. Head from the excitement of Rio de Janeiro to the historic towns of Minas Gerais and a historic fazenda in the Mantiqueira mountains. Staying at beautiful colonial-style boutique hotels throughout, this lovely itinerary will...
GBP £9,000 pp