Tourism in Brazil
Caracol Falls Brazil (Cascata do Caracol), the 130 m (426-foot) waterfall is located about 7.00 km (4.35 miles) from Canela, Brazil in Caracol State Park.
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Destination Brazil - Travel
and Tour Guides
, São Paulo
(the financial capital of Brazil, Ibirapuera Park, Paulista Avenue), Rio de Janeiro
(Christ the Redeemer, Corcovado, Sugarloaf Mountain, Santa Teresa neighborhood, Tijuca Forest, Copacabana, Ipanema), Belo Horizonte
(the capital of Ceará state, is one of the top destinations for business and also great for a holiday on its awesome beaches), Manaus
(Amazon Theatre), Natal
(Natal Dunes State Park, Forte dos Reis Magos), Recife
, Porto Alegre
, Salvador (da Bahia)
Iguazu Falls, Fernando de Noronha archipelago, Lençóis Maranhenses National Park.
Find accommodation, attractions, festivals, events, tours and much more.
Official tourism website of Brasil.
The Brazilian Tourist
Brazil information on travel and tourism with news and photos.
Vacations Brazil is a comprehensive tourist guide in Portuguese.
Chapada Diamantina, the Diamond Plateau is situated in Bahia state in the north east of Brazil. With its canyons, rivers, and waterfalls the plateau is one of the best destinations for trekking in the country.
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UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Brazil
There are 22 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Brazil (see the complete list
Historic Town of Ouro Preto
Ouro Preto (Black Gold) was the center of the gold rush in the time of Brazil’s golden age in the 18th century. The town was founded at the end of the 17th century.
Historic Centre of the Town of Olinda
Founded in the 16th century and rebuilt by the Portuguese after being looted and burned by the Dutch. The town is linked to the sugar-cane industry and Brazil's economy based on slavery, which began long before the first Portuguese settlement was established in 1532.
Historic Centre of Salvador de Bahia
Salvador da Bahia
was the first capital of Brazil, from 1549 to 1763.
Sanctuary of Bom Jesus do Congonhas
Congonhas is a historical city located in the Brazilian state of Minas. The sanctuary in Minais Gerais, south of Belo Horizonte
was built in the second half of the 18th century. the s was created by Aleijadinho, one of the outstanding artists in the baroque style in the world.