This package includes:
- Transfer Confins / Ouro Preto - Ouro Preto / Confins
- Guided cultural-historical Tour in Ouro Preto and Mariana
- 2 nights accommodation in a superior category hotel with breakfast
This package does not include:
- Tickets for the attractions
- Personal expenses
We offer visitors total comfort and safety for an unforgettable trip to Ouro Preto and Mariana. Visitors will be enchanted by the beautiful architecture of the region, the legacy of a time when the gold discovered in the region led economic development of the country as part of the Portuguese crown. The testimonies of this era can be found in the beautiful churches and museums, and the houses of the cities that actually make a living and open museum atmopshere. The arts are the high point of this trip and include works of masters like Aleijadinho and Manuel da Costa Athayde.
To complete this, nothing could be better than enjoying the delights of the cuisine of Minas Gerais. There are breakfasts or colonial-style lunches filled with the most authentic local food prepared in a wooden stove. The hospitable people of the mining area are not limited to welcoming and preparing delicious delicacies; they also offer you a look at the crafts of the region in the beautiful gems found in the many jewelry stores. These two days will be unforgettable.
Day 1 - Getting there
Transfer from the international airport Confins to Ouro Preto in the appropriate vehicle (executive cars or vans with air conditioning and driven by safe and trained drivers), which lasts about two hours (150 km). Arrive in Ouro Preto and check-in at the hotel (available from noon). The rest of the day is free to explore Ouro Preto.
- Tip: Expedition to a Gold Mine
Day 2 – Ouro Preto and Mariana Tour
After breakfast, we will do a sightseeing tour in Ouro Preto, visiting the observatory of San Sebastian where we can have an overview of the city. We will spend time in the main churches and museums, getting as close as possible the places that have witnessed important milestones in the history of the country. After lunch the tour continues to Mariana, a city that was the first capital of the state, with many interesting tourist attractions. On the way back we visit the Black Gold Mine Passage, the largest gold mine in the world open to visiters.
Day 3 - Transfer back to Ouro Preto with the airport Confins.
After breakfast, there will be free time for shopping and last visits. Check-out is until until noon. We leave for the airport about 4-5 hours in advance of your flight.
WARNING: The tour itineraries may be changed according to the agency's program,a nd participants are informed in advance..
- Cancellations within 15 days before travel will be returned the total amount paid, after removing the administrative fees.
- Cancellations made 14 days or less will have 50% of the amount withheld. This value can be used as credit for other purchases at the agency.
- In case of no-show the total amount will be retained and will not be reimbursed.
Consult us for special terms and rates for children.