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Sao Jose Ridge

Antiga estrada Tiradentes-Sta Cruz de Minas, Tiradentes, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
(32) 3355-1212
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Ranked #2 of 19 Attractions in Tiradentes
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Trails
28 visitor photos
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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90 reviews 90 reviews
46 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 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 town. And how silver cost 3x more than gold. The views are fantastic! The forest... More

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North Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
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451 reviews 451 reviews
169 attraction reviews
277 helpful votes 277 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 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.

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Rio de Janeiro
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75 reviews 75 reviews
47 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2012

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

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