Be ready for convenient pickup at your Belo Horizonte hotel in the morning. Exact departure time will be confirmed upon booking.
Depart in a comfortable tour vehicle for Congonhas, home to a variety of artistic and architectural treasures.
The day's first stop is the Twelve Prophets, a collection of sculptural masterpieces by Aleijadinho. These life-sized sculptures are carved in soapstone and multicolored woodwork.
Move on to the Congonhas basilica, the Santuário do Bom Jesus do Matosinhos, also crated in soapstone by Aleijadinho in the baroque style. This sanctuary of the church is a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Stop for lunch midway through the day. Your 5-hour tour ends with drop-off back at your hotel in Belo Horizonte.