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At the steps of old gold trails on the hillside of Serra São José!

The magnificent "Serra São José" is a massive group of quartizite blocks spread along the counties... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
LuizDutraNeto
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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Hiking is awesome. This particular trip is not a long one so if you are interested, it can take a... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
andr_adm_magalhaes
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Sao Joao del Rei, MG
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“At the steps of old gold trails on the hillside of Serra São José!”
Jul 16, 2018
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Antiga estrada Tiradentes-Sta Cruz de Minas, Tiradentes, State of Minas Gerais 36325-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The magnificent "Serra São José" is a massive group of quartizite blocks spread along the counties of Tiradentes, São João del-Rey, Santra Cruz de Minas, Coronel Xavier Chaves and Prados in the state of Minas Gerais. Exploring the old gold trails, the cobblestone sidewalks fixed...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Hiking is awesome. This particular trip is not a long one so if you are interested, it can take a few hours to cross from one town to another (Tiradentes to São João del Rei or vice-versa). It has many spots to stop and gaze...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

The trail is not as difficult as it looks and is well worth it. You will climb up to about 1250 meters in altitude from Tiradentes 950 meters. You are not allowed to do this hike without a guide probably because the trail is not...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2014

Really beautiful but only for admiring at distance. There are guided adventures but it's only for experts.

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Reviewed 26 July 2014

Go with a guid, if you speak Portuguese, since there are many stories to tell of how slaves built the path (in part covered by large rock slabs) and how food was grown near the mountain to feed the population of the immensely (gold) rich...More

1  Thank Gypsgris
Reviewed 20 January 2013

This ridge dominates the pretty and historic town of Tiradentes so it is difficult to miss. Whatever the weather - and we saw it in rain, mist, bright sin and at sunset - it is beautiful.

Thank Kirkcaldylad
Reviewed 2 January 2012

A mountain range that surrounds the town. It can be seen from many different points.

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