Castelinho Caracol, Canela
(3.9/5 based on 2,000+ reviews on the web)
Castelinho Caracol, built by German immigrants Pedro Carlos Franzen and Luiza Sommer between the years of 1913 and 1915, was one of the first residences in the Town of Canela. The charming "little castle" was made with such craftsmenship, that it still stands 100 years later, despite being made of wood. Today the castle is a museum, with authentic furnishings and utensils, where you can experience the life of an early 20th century German immigrant. Enjoy the 180 degree vista of the green countryside from the castle's small tower, and explore the surrounding park, including the native wood, the house used by the family before the little castle had been finished, the saw mill where Pedro Franzen used to work, the storage sheds, and a warehouse. Make sure you try "the best Apfelstrudel in Brazil." Use our Canela trip builder to add Castelinho Caracol and other attractions to your Canela vacation plans.
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  • Very interesting point, revealing a family habits of typical migrants. However, I don't understand why they charge admission of who's going to the coffee shop. I love the Apple strudel, but pay prior to being able to have the right to go to the cafeteria? Meaningless.
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  • Beautiful and very tasteful. A historic journey, at least in the history of the most fortunate. Well go with easy to read the explanatory frameworks.
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  • Nice place you refers to the past of the buildings. A stately home in the German style. Is a Museum, where everything is intact. The cafeteria serves sweet jaw-dropping. Apple tea is divine.
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  • Foi uma das primeiras residências do município de Canela.Foi construído entre 1913 e 1915.A residência foi construída com madeira de araucária com o sistema de encaixes, sem o uso de pregos. No total possui 18 ambientes. Numa das vezes que visitei, comprei um acolchoado de penas de peito de ganso. É também o melhor lugar para comer um apfelstrudel com sorvete de creme.
  • Beautiful place.
  • Vale ir para comer a torta de.maca com sorvete de creme.
  • muito lindo, curioso, divertido e delicioso
  • Amei a história, e a parte de trás da casa!