The highest city on the mountains of Sao Paulo state (1.700 meters), reserves a picturesque landscape formed by houses and chalets with the characteristics of an European mountain village, surrounded by the Araucaria trees (brazilian pine tree). You can taste a delicious fondue or visit the chocolate factory, and enjoy the panoramic views from the mountain´s top. Visit the theater where the Winter Music Festival takes place, the Felicia Leirner outdoor sculptures Museum, Governor´s Palace, Benedictin´s Monastery, Butterflies´Park, Etc.
The drive is about 2:30 hours from Sao Paulo, crossing a beautiful brazilian country-side landscape.
This is a day tour (about 9 hours)