Castelinho Caracol, Canela

(3.9/5 based on 2,200+ 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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  • I had read several reviews here on trip advisor, mainly bad reviews about the entry fee and the price of the Apple strudel, but still wanted to go to la to check it out. The collection of entry really doesn't make sense. Unnecessary. 10 reais per person just to get a lay of the land and R$ 25.00 for a little piece of Apple strudel. The candy really is good, but not worth paying so much. I confess that I was thinking that for the price the portion of candy would be greater, that would give up to two people, but I don't. Is small and beeemmm man. I don't recommend a visit!
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  • The castelinho is very beautiful, has beautiful gardens and the House is all wood and was built for housing is very well cared for and has a bit of the history of the region through the family that built it. It's a small museum, you pay 10.00 to enter, but for me it's worth it! Also there you can taste the famous and wonderful apple strudel.
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  • Very well maintained and full of history, I was delighted with your collection. The Lake and the river that runs behind the castelinho fascinated me. Unmissable visit the who is the Cinnamon. I'm sure one day I will return. Amazing place!
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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!