#13 Petropolis - The Empire [Rio de Janeiro]

#13 Petropolis - The Empire [Rio de Janeiro]

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Petropolis, also known as the Imperial City, was due to its pleasant mountain climate the summer residence of the Brazilian Emperors in the 19th century. It became the de facto capital of the Empire of Brazil during the summers. The town's name refers to Pedro II, the last Emperor of Brazil, who is entombed at the Cathedral of Petropolis.

This tour includes transportation, it is available in 8 hours duration only. Hotel pickup in Zona Sul.

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Highlights of the Tour (selection)

Palácio Imperial, Museu Imperial, Joaquim Cândido Guillobel, José Maria Jacinto Rebelo
Catedral São Pedro de Alcântara
Palácio de Cristal
Casa Museu de Santos Dumont
, Eduardo Pederneiras
Palácio Quitandinha, Luis Fossati, Alfredo Baeta Neves
Casa Cavanelas, Oscar Niemeyer (upon request)

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