Centro Historico de Ouro Preto, Ouro Preto

(4.8/5 based on 3,600+ reviews on the web)
At Centro Historico de Ouro Preto you can see why this is one of Brazil's best-preserved colonial towns and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Praised for its outstanding Baroque architecture and its well-preserved cobblestoned streets, this central zone of the city has long been a popular destination for travelers from around the world. Walk through the heart of this old mining town to see numerous churches, many dating from the earliest colonial days. There are several museums located in this area, where you can take guided tours designed to teach you all about the city’s and the region’s rich cultural, religious, and artistic heritage. This downtown area is also home to numerous shops, restaurants, bars, bookstores, and hotels. Using our international travel planner, Ouro Preto attractions like Centro Historico de Ouro Preto can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
Create a full Ouro Preto itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Ouro Preto

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Ouro Preto by other users

35 days in South America BY A USER FROM SOUTH KOREA March, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 34 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM DENMARK October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in South America BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 17 days in State of Minas Gerais BY A USER FROM BRAZIL April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 59 days in South America BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 14 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 14 days in South America BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM ITALY August, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 59 days in South America BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, romantic, historic sites, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 15 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM BELGIUM September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 31 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM CANADA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in South America BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Meet Ouro Preto is go deep beyond what was taught in school. It's incredibly cool walk the city streets and know that our heritage. I think it won't take long to restrict the movement of cars through some of the streets because the traffic is intense. There are many options to buy, eat, drink and stay that way.
    View original
  • Little to envy from Europe, pretty immersed in the hills with many structures in stone and long-standing churches.
    View original
  • I'm biased to evaluate, because I am a passionate about Black Gold! The historic centre is breathtaking, many churches and many stories.
    View original
Google
  • An exceptional place to organize congress or conferences in a historical city of Brasil. Small and big rooms are available.
  • Top para recepções.
  • Bom local para realizar o seu evento, possui boas instalações e um estacionamento de boa capacidade.
  • O bar do festival é top
  • Centro amplo, localização central na cidade