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Summary

The Traveling Wellburys' journey through Brazil showcases a diverse array of experiences, from the historic streets of Paraty and Tiradentes to the natural beauty of Chapada dos Veadeiros and Terra Ronca State Park. Their adventure highlights the importance of local knowledge in uncovering hidden gems and the need for flexibility in travel plans. This guide serves as an inspiration for travelers seeking a mix of cultural, historical, and natural explorations across Brazil.

Curitiba, Paraná

Curitiba is one of Brazil's largest metropolitan cities and is rated as one of the safest. It's a great starting point for travels in Brazil due to its connectivity.

Tips

Consider starting your Brazil journey here for safety and ease of travel.

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Araras, São Paulo

A quiet community known for its little green parrots. It offers a peaceful break from the bustling city of São Paulo.

Tips

Great for a short, quiet stay to experience local life.

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Campos do Jordão, São Paulo

The highest elevation city in Brazil, known for its German and Swiss-style architecture and cooler temperatures.

Tips

Visit for a unique Brazilian experience with a European feel.

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Ubatuba, São Paulo

Known for its strong surf and beautiful, almost empty beaches.

Tips

Ideal for surfers and those looking for a relaxed beach experience.

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Paraty, Rio de Janeiro

A city known for its 17th-century colonial-Portuguese architecture and history as a major port during the Brazilian gold rush.

Tips

Explore the cobblestone streets for amazing restaurants, shops, and snorkeling/diving spots.

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Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro

A mountain retreat known for its forested peaks, waterfalls, and as the former home of Brazil’s Imperial family.

Tips

Consider a drive to Teresópolis for beautiful views if hiking permits are unavailable.

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Tiradentes, Minas Gerais

A 17th-century Portuguese-colonial style city with cobblestone streets and historical churches.

Tips

A must-see for history buffs and those interested in colonial architecture.

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Inhotim, Minas Gerais

Latin America’s largest outdoor art center, offering a unique blend of art and nature.

Tips

Allocate at least a full day to explore, though three days are recommended for art enthusiasts.

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