Sitio Sao Joao, Campina Grande

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You can attend the never-ending celebration of old practices and customs of northeast Brazil at Sitio Sao Joao, a replica of a rural 19th century village in the heart of Campina Grande. As you walk past the working flour mill, winery, and church, as well as horses, donkeys, and oxen, you will see how people once lived, and in some remote towns, still do. After enjoying a plate of delicious regional food, you can join the high-spirited locals as they dance to live, traditional music. A visit to Sitio Sao Joao represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Campina Grande road trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • The visitor has the opportunity to meet the elements of a typical Northeastern site, without modern technology. Is the reproduction of the reality of the past century interior with touches of June season.
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  • Great place to take the whole family. Everything has a bit of the old customs of the Northeast. Ancient cellar houses of flour. Trio of forró cosy worth much only you pay a visit mainly in June season.
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  • Very festive and fun. Great option for those who want a St. John and watered a lot of typical food.
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  • Sítio São João is one of the best options in São João de Campina Grande. The location is ideal to go with the whole family, offering fun for adults and young people (the shows with the "forró" trios) and for children (the site offers a mini amusement park). Admission is R $10.00 and you must get there early if you are interested in getting a good table. The restaurant takes a while to deliver applications, especially when the House is full. The bathrooms could have a better structure and always have queues. However, it's still a good place to go.
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  • Great place for those who like a good forró. Interesting environment. Regional food. Bad service but you can go to the bar to buy directly.
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