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Petropolis The Imperial City Private Tour

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Visit Brazil's Imperial City on this private, full-day tour to Petropolis, leaving from Rio de Janeiro. History is everywhere in this tropical mountain town — with palaces and churches dating back to Portuguese colonial times. Tour the city's most famous places, including the Quitandinha Palace, the Imperial Museum, Crystal Palace, the curious House of 7 Errors and more. Wander the charming old streets, dotted with old-fashioned European-style houses. Top the day off with a visit the first brewery in Brazil, founded by German immigrants. See things at your own pace with your private guide. Roundtrip transportation is included.

Itinerary Details

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Quitandinha Palace Congress and Convention Center

Former Hotel Casino with amazing architeture and luxurious decoration

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Imperial Museum

Former summer house of the Royal Family, now a museum with a permanent exhibition of their furnitures, musical instruments, clothing, jewerly and more.

Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Centro Historico de Petropolis

A walking to admire the beautiful historical houses of the Imperial City.

Stop At: Catedral de Sao Pedro de Alcantara

The Metropolitan Cathedral of Petropolis, where the remains of the former Emperor D. Pedro II are buried

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Ipiranga House

The famous "House of 7 Errors", this house has a quite interesting facade.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Cervejaria Bohemia

First brewery in Brazil. Optional inside tour (not included in the price) and an excellent restaurant for lunch

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Crystal Palace

Former winter garden with beautiful architeture

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Museu Casa de Santos Dumont

House of Santos Dumont, the father of aviation.

Duration: 20 minutes

Pass By: Parque Nacional da Serra dos Orgaos

The road that leads to Petropolis. Breathtaking view !