Belo Horizonte, MG, Brasil
The perfect 2 days itinerary

Belo Horizonte, the capital of Minas Gerais, is a city that beautifully blends modern and traditional Brazilian culture. Known for its stunning architecture, vibrant arts scene, and delicious local cuisine, Belo Horizonte offers a unique Brazilian experience. The city is surrounded by mountains and is home to a variety of parks and museums, making it a great destination for both nature lovers and culture enthusiasts.

What to do in Belo Horizonte?

This 2 days itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Belo Horizonte. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Exploring the Cultural and Architectural Landmarks

Morning

Start your day with a visit to the Pampulha Architectural Complex, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Explore the Church of Saint Francis of Assisi, a masterpiece of modern Brazilian architecture designed by Oscar Niemeyer.

Afternoon

Head to the Mineirão Stadium, one of the largest football stadiums in Brazil. Take a guided tour to explore the stadium and the Football Museum.

Evening

Visit the Central Market, a bustling marketplace where you can sample traditional Minas Gerais cuisine and buy local crafts.


Day 2: A Day of Nature and Art

Morning

Visit the Municipal Park, a green oasis in the heart of the city. Enjoy a leisurely walk or a boat ride on the park's lake.

Afternoon

Head to the Inhotim Institute, a unique open-air museum that combines contemporary art and nature. Explore the art installations scattered throughout the botanical garden.

Evening

End your day with a visit to the Savassi neighborhood, known for its lively nightlife. Enjoy a traditional Brazilian meal at one of the local restaurants.


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