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Maria Fumaca - Giordani Turismo

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Address: Rua Duque de Caxia | Estação Ferroviária, Bento Goncalves, State of Rio Grande do Sul 95700-000, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 54 3455 2788
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Fun and Wine

I just loved it. There are many performances and wine, and champagne and a few stops on the way. A fun day

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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130 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I just loved it. There are many performances and wine, and champagne and a few stops on the way. A fun day

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

If you visit Bento Conclaves you have to take the Maria Fumasa, train well maintained, it is a short trip with 1 stop. They will offered and wine tasting and champaign tasting. It has some shows (music and acting) during the trip.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015 via mobile

Amazing trip to the past! Take a time to do it! Special discounts for orders. Great memories! Highly recommended for families or lonely trips

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Get back to the old days when the steam train was the main way to go from Bento Gonçalves and Carlos Barbosa. You'd better have your tickets in advance! As soon as you get the train station, you can have red or white local wines. During the trip you'll experience some funny attractions performed by local artists.

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Thank MarcoCamargo
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

It is a good ride on a vapor train. Before departure you can drink red wine, at first, as much as you can. On the middle of the trip there is another stop, where grape juice and sparkling wine is served. Along the journey there is some presentations with music and theater. Nothing spectacular but very cool. If you have... More 

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Georgia, USA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 419 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Our group of 8 tried to make a reservation for this highly rated steam train ride more than a month ahead of our visit, but it was booked solid. They agreed to put us on a waiting list, and during our drive from Porto Allegro to Bento Goncalves, we got a phone call saying they could accommodate all 8 of... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Maria fumaca is a one way train ride Carlos barbosa to bento Goncalves or reverse. Interesting old steam engine uses wood. Music and dance take place on platform and in train. No English offered but translations in brochure. Very touristy but charming.

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Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

The train ride takes about 30 minutes, with one stop at a station that does not support the amount of passenger. There is no beautiful sights during the ride. 5 short shows are presented during the ride and are the only fun you will have

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Porto Alegre, RS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Not expensive, if you do not have much time, but want fun. The people are funny and you can enjoy both the trip and the wine (and food).

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013 via mobile

Just my wife and i and we enjoyed. Singing on a historical train ride with a short Italian play story to end.

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