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Sao Jose Ridge, Tiradentes

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Sao Jose Ridge is a mountain range that surrounds the historic town of Tiradentes. Clear waterfalls and lush vegetation provide beautiful surroundings for a nice hike and perfect photos. The site has several trails of low to medium difficulty, leading to lookouts with amazing views. The trails are well marked, but consider hiring an expert guide in order to see all the best spots and gain the necessary information. Do not miss seeing the sunset from the top of Santo Antonio Church. To visit Sao Jose Ridge and get the most from your holiday in Tiradentes, create itinerary details personal to you using our Tiradentes trip itinerary maker.
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  • The trail is not as difficult as it looks and is well worth it. You will climb up to about 1250 meters in altitude from Tiradentes 950 meters. You are not allowed to do this hike without a guide proba...  more »
  • Really beautiful but only for admiring at distance. There are guided adventures but it's only for experts.  more »
  • Go with a guid, if you speak Portuguese, since there are many stories to tell of how slaves built the path (in part covered by large rock slabs) and how food was grown near the mountain to feed the po...  more »