Diamantina, with its preserved architecture, vibrant culture and exuberant nature, is the perfect setting for this journey in search of tranquility!
Get ready for an unforgettable experience! Diamantina, a jewel among Brazil’s historic cities, invites you to the Carnival of Tranquility. A tailor-made destination for those looking for a peaceful refuge during Carnival and intimate contact with nature in the heart of the historic cities of Minas Gerais.
Imagine yourself surrounded by majestic mountains, serene rivers and stunning waterfalls. Diamantina, with its preserved architecture, vibrant culture and exuberant nature, is the perfect setting for this journey in search of tranquility.
Stroll through the streets and alleys that house a beautiful colonial architectural complex, listed by IPHAN. Feel history alive beneath your feet as the city, recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, reveals its stories and secrets.
Starting point of the Estrada Real
Diamantina is the starting point of the Estrada Real, a historic path that dates back more than 300 years. Here, diamonds were extracted and sent to the colony’s ports. Today, the city is the main one on the Diamond Tourist Circuit, uniting municipalities in the Upper and Middle Jequitinhonha regions with a strong mining tradition.
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Explore the top of the mountain, where the ancient Caminho dos Escravos and Cruzeiro da Serra await. Discover the Sentinela and Cristais waterfalls, the charming Vila do Biribiri and the mysterious Gruta do Salitre.
Don’t forget to visit our districts and meet our good people. A “finger of prose” will immerse you in the rich history of Diamantina. And for nature lovers, the Ever-Vivas National Park and the Biribiri State Park are unmissable.
With several waterfalls to explore, accommodation options to rest and restaurants to enjoy local cuisine, Diamantina promises a unique experience.
So what are you waiting for? Come and live this unique experience in Diamantina during the Carnival of Tranquility! The city of Diamantina, with its cheerful and hospitable style, is looking forward to welcoming you!
The event organizers expect the participation of 20 thousand tourists per day and a business generation of R$20 million during the period. The initiative is from the Municipality of Diamantina with support from Cemig and AmBev.
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