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A must see attraction

It is the most conservated ruin of this kind in Brazil. You can find others very good, even better... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
tzanoni
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Uma das maravilhas do Rio Grande do Sul

A historic place that requires a visit, due to it's historic meaning. It's also an astonishingly... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Mateus L
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31 Jul 2018
“A must see attraction”
25 Jun 2018
“Uma das maravilhas do Rio Grande do Sul”
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One of five Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that encompasses missions in Argentina, Bolivia, Paraguay and Brazil.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Rua Sao Miguel, Sao Miguel das Missoes, State of Rio Grande do Sul 98865-000, Brazil
Website
55-3381-1294
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

It is the most conservated ruin of this kind in Brazil. You can find others very good, even better, in Paraguay and Argentina, but the church in São Miguel is very beautiful. The whole place is in good shape and well cared

Thank tzanoni
Reviewed 25 June 2018

A historic place that requires a visit, due to it's historic meaning. It's also an astonishingly beatiful place both during the day and at night.

Thank Mateus L
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Definitely a place to visit and learn about the historical site 🙂 it is relaxing the surrounding plenty to see and amazing sculptures well preserve 🙂has been taking care well by the local authorities

Thank Clau B
Reviewed 8 January 2018

There are audio guides in several languages, the staff is really good, the place is wonderful and not visiting this place is as tragic as its story.

1  Thank t_vonlossau
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The ruins is an UNESCO world heritage site, the cost is R$ 5.00 about 2 Canadian dollars, also have the audio guide in different languages (the cost would be a little more) . The size of the cathedral is amazing, the area surrounding is full...More

1  Thank Jose P
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

There is not too many things to see, but the ruins are a piece of history, a must see place. The tickets are cheap and they give discount to students. You can see everything in about 60 minutes.

1  Thank Tainor T
Reviewed 11 July 2016

The ruins are awesome and the place is finally better taken care of. The ruins are now protected by a park limited by fences, there is a very nice Museum with pieces collected for years by a dedicated employee, there are many choices of guides...More

1  Thank eehotel
Reviewed 24 January 2016

This place has significant historical importance. Besides that, it is beautiful. Try to visit it during cloud days during summer, because it is really hot - bring bottles of water.

1  Thank Guilherme K
Reviewed 15 September 2015

A travel at the brazilian history taught by people that witnessed the testimony from our ancestors. THe best classroom to learn the real story from the jesuitas in Brazil

Thank pregl M
Reviewed 16 June 2015

The place is peaceful, perfect to think about the history of religion and power in the area during it's first period of the white settlements converting and integrating the original inhabitants into a new style of life. Is better hire a guide in advance. Pure...More

Thank iguazufallstourguide
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