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La Grande Vallee

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A must have seen 1 hour from Rio de Janeiro!

We were in the house where the author of the Pequeno Príncipe stayed to relax a bit of his flights... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AndreasB49
A great class of History

In a hidden place by a federal highiway you can find this place. There will gonna meet the owner... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
stephan s
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3 weeks ago
“A must have seen 1 hour from Rio de Janeiro!”
Aug 6, 2018
“A great class of History”
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Casa histórica frequentada pelos pilotos do primeiro correio aéreo da America do Sul, Aeropostále, atual Air France, incluindo Saint-Exupéry, autor do livro "O Pequeno Príncipe" A visita é pré-agendada e guiada pelo proprietário que conta a saga dos...more
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Estrada do Ribeirao Grande 102 | KM 57 da BR 040 sentido Rio de Janeiro, Itaipava, Petropolis, State of Rio de Janeiro 25740-240, Brazil
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in the house where the author of the Pequeno Príncipe stayed to relax a bit of his flights around Brazil. There you can see and feel a lot of St Exupery's lived history as a pilot of this Aeropostále route. My wife and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Maria Elisa L, Proprietário at La Grande Vallee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your visit and also for sharing. Waiting you . Best regards

Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

The museum itself is kind of interesting and the reception good too. I think the price of 25 reais is a little over what one should expect. Overall I think it was worthwhile.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

In a hidden place by a federal highiway you can find this place. There will gonna meet the owner who will explain all the history of the the beggining of the aviation and the doundation of the aeropostale and air france. That was the place...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Maria Elisa L, Proprietário at La Grande Vallee, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for the words! It was our pleasure to meet you.

Reviewed May 21, 2018

A ver beautiful environment, historical things, attractive house and garden. If you have opportunity do go there.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Maria Elisa L, Proprietário at La Grande Vallee, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2018

Thanks Robert! It was our pleasure to meet you! Best regards

Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

A fantastic place with a lot of history about famous french pilots and "the little prince". Including very kompetent hosts who are telling you fascinating stories . A "must have seen Place", two hours from Rio de Janeiro only.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Maria Elisa L, Proprietário at La Grande Vallee, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2017

Thank you, Andreas

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