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Sao Jose Ridge

Address: Antiga estrada Tiradentes-Sta Cruz de Minas, Tiradentes, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Phone Number: (32) 3355-1212
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Ranked #2 of 23 Attractions in Tiradentes
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Trails, Outdoors
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Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Trails, Outdoors

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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78 reviews 78 reviews
47 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

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

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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115 reviews 115 reviews
58 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 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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473 reviews 473 reviews
177 attraction reviews
302 helpful votes 302 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
16 helpful votes 16 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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