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Lagoa da Pampulha | Compreende o conjunto de obras do Niemeyer ao redor da Lagoa da Pampulha, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
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Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

This park around an artificial lake is a must if you visit the city. It is a 15-20 min drive from the main tourist area, so not really walking distance. Still, the super well known Oscar Niemeyer buildings will take you back to the 40’s...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

A great place to enjoy a good coffee, in the cafe inside the building, and enjoy beautiful nature and view. I recommend having a coffee there in sunset.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

NIce places to spend an afternoon admiring Oscar Niemeyer architecture! Calm & interesting places as it is a crucial part of Belo Horizonte history!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

We did not see much art aside from the sculptures outside the building. The building itself was interesting but most of the action was happening outside in the form of photo shoots. Three different couples looked like they hired photographers to take wedding, baby bump...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

a place to spend an afternoon of no work.. A place do wander safely and enjou the wind blow across your face

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 25, 2018

In order to get a cheaper airfare, I had a 6 hour layover in Belo Horizonte. I had previously toured the Oscar Niemayer buildings in Brasilia so decided to walk around Pampulha lake and take in the opportunities there. I took a taxi from the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2017

Incredible place to take a walk , see how Brazilian families spend their afternoons and taste a cold delicious Coco water.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

This is an absolute must in Belo Horizonte. Around Pampulha, there are a few modern construction (a fantastic church, a museum, a house of ball and a club), all drawn by Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer in the 1940 when ex-presidente Juscelino Kubstcheck was the mayor...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

An artificial lagoon with fantastic architecture of the Modernist mid XX century era.The lagoon has marvelous views and the walking path around is great to relax.There are some restaurants ,one in the old Ball Room designed by famous architect Oscar Niemeyer,and a small cafe at...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

Several notable buildings are spread around this lake about a half hour north of central Belo horizonte. It has parkland, a church, art museum, verandas, an amusement park.

Date of experience: July 2017
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