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Pico Da Ibituruna

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Address: Serra Da Ibituruna, Governador Valadares, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil

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Beautiful view!!

The view was spectacular. Went on a day that no one was paragliding for nice pictures to see the view from up top! Wore sandals but would be best with running shoes! Must bring a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2016
qtmi I
Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

The view was spectacular. Went on a day that no one was paragliding for nice pictures to see the view from up top! Wore sandals but would be best with running shoes! Must bring a camera for great pictures! A visit there could take up to 1 hour - or more depends what your up there for sight seeing,paragliding eating... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

We went up here everyday for almost two weeks, for paragliding starts. The view is majestic, very good place to fly, well-equipped, and has a good little cafeteria.

Thank bf79
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

This mountain provides extensive views over the whole area, being cooler than the lowlands it's a good place sit and watch the sunrise or sunset. There is a small cafe on the ridge which holds a wide selection of snacks and drinks. This is a top spot for paraglider and hang glider take offs so a lot to see.

Thank Terry252
Belo Horizonte, MG
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72 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

It is a really uphill ! Should be a good idea use a 4 wheel drive car in rainy days. The road until peak is made by stone, and it is very irregular. When you reach the top don't forget to go to until the TV Transmissions tower and also enjoy the sight from both ramps. These ramps are used... More 

Thank Mr C
Governador Valadares, MG
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I love seeing new places, the view from up there is wonderful. Loved it so much have gone there, see people jumping with a parachute is quite fun.

Thank K33PC4LM
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Stunning views! I met the ocean of mountains. Valadares and its beauties. have to be careful with roads, but worth it.

Thank marcelobarra
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

At the peak of Ibituruna, met the sea of mountains, a wonderful vision of this beautiful state. simply fantastic!

Thank p0ng097
Maui, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

I'm here in Valadares to paraglide... actually I'm here for the World Championship (2013) and Ibituruna is our launch site. Lucky me. Actually, it's a pain to get up here. The road is almost entirely comprised of cobblestone which will render most vehicles in Valadares useless in a matter of months. Thus, trips up the mountain can be expensive and... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

There's no way that you can visit Governador Valadares without going to the Pico Da Ibituruna! It's a fantastic place! From the top of this big mountain you can see the entire city, that has a shape of a guitar. You will probably see some people adventuring and Paragliding from both sides of the Pico da Ibituruna. It's also a... More 

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New York City, New York
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012

After sightseeing the Pico de Ibituruna,I would highly recommend eating some of the fantastic local specialties,such as,"rabada" or a tasty ,unforgettable dish of "mocoto". I can assure you,you will never forget this gastronomic experience,especially if you accompany it with a good shot of the delicious 'cachaca mineira'. The only downpoint to the experience is the arrival and departure from the... More 

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