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Address: Rua do Chafariz, s/n, Tiradentes, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
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Get a guide we suggest: "Becos and Bosques" from Agencia VivaMinas. The owner, Eto is very nice and he is graduated in History and the tour is really fantastic. He tells all the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
Sao Paulo, SP
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Sao Paulo, SP
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113 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Get a guide we suggest: "Becos and Bosques" from Agencia VivaMinas. The owner, Eto is very nice and he is graduated in History and the tour is really fantastic. He tells all the history about the city and the region, the problems with the portuguese court, how at that time ppl chose where to start a church and teh first... More 

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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81 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Virtually abandoned. There is no water in the pipes. Access is impossible for the car. Impossivel for handicapped who is using crutches or wheelchair. There is an open sewer where once was a stream.

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Toulouse, France
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104 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The fountain is nice but what is still nicer is the walk that starts from it and goes up to the source. There are monkeys frolicking above the walkers' heads. It is fun.

Thank Nathalie D
Ronneby, Sweden
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453 reviews
288 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 287 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012

You shouldn't go to Tiradentes only to see this fountain, but if you are in town, I would recommend to take a look. It is worthy a couple of pics and some thoughts about life in the past. The walk to the place is interesting as well, so set aside a couple of minutes for this short "detour"

Thank dgjohansson
Rio de Janeiro
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99 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2012

It could be better preserved in my opinion. It's interesting to imagine where people got their water to cook, clean,wash at that time

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