Mirante da BR 040, Juiz de Fora

Mirante da BR 040 is a popular lookout, located on a major highway connecting Juiz de Fora to three metropolitan areas (Rio de Janeiro, Belo Horizonte, and Brasilia). This spot offers a panoramic view of the region’s verdant hills and mountains, and has become a major tourist attraction in recent years. Nearby is a recreational area, which local families visit to walk their pets and fly kites with their kids. You can visit this site for a day of family picnicking, mountain biking, or hiking. Bring your own food and drinks, and spend a day surrounded by lush Brazilian nature, far from the noise and traffic of the big cities. Make Mirante da BR 040 a centerpiece of your Juiz de Fora vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Juiz de Fora online road trip planner .
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  • Great place to go, food very well made and a great menu. Is among my favorite restaurants because it has good music, good beer and super nice environment. The level of customer service is exemplary and all treat you as if you were at home. I can say that of all the restaurants of the country I've ever been to, this was what surprised me most.
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  • very nice ride I was there on time off and enjoyed the view, quiet place and a great view! recommend!!
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  • Leisure space, watching the nature, clean air, with restaurant and cafeteria, and some security.
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