Ouro Preto Basic
Walk up and down the hills of the city to find out how the encounter between the Portuguese and the Africans happened during the Gold Cycle in the 18th century. Discover the treasures of Baroque and Rococo art which shaped the Brazilian faith. Admire the native artists Aleijadinho and Ataíde, and sing and dance at the oldest Opera House of Brazil.
Visit sites: Chico Rei Mine, Our Lady of Pilar Basilica, S. F. of Assisi Church and Opera House.
Distance: 3 km (1.9 miles)