TeresópolisRio de Janeiro (state), at 900 meters above sea level. It is one of the most charming cities in the region, with relatively cold weather and beautiful mountains.
Less rich than her cousin Petrópolis, Teresópolis is the ideal point of departure for the magnificent Serra dos Orgãos National Park.
In this seldom-visited region the history of the emperors has nevertheless left its indelible sacred mark.
By busYou can go by bus from the Novo Rio bus station in Rio de Janeiro. The company is also called Teresopolis and the travel takes about 1 hour and 30 minutes.
- from Rio, take Linha Vermelha, then BR-040 (Rodovia Washington Luiz), afterwards the BR-116 (Estrada Rio-Teresópolis). Total distance is 91 km.
Granja Comaryphone: +55 21 2642 2430address: Bairro Carlos GuinleWell known for housing the headquarters of the Brazilian Football. The Granja Comary is the local concentration of the selection, and training center for other categories sponsored by the Brazilian Football Confederation. The seat has more than 150 thousand square meters of green area, divided into five fields, infrastructure to serve the athletes and a modern training center. The Granja also attracts tourists through the beautiful landscape composed by Lake Comary (artificial), from whose shores can be seen the peaks of the Serra dos Órgaos mountains, including the Finger of God. It's a "postcard" of the City of Teresopolis.
Soberbo Belvedereaddress: BR-116 roundabout at entrance to TeresopolisOn clear days, overlooks Greater Rio, the Guanabara Bay and the Baixada Fluminense. Sight of the place is also the Finger of God, Our Lady's Finger, and other peaks.
- Parque Nacional da Serra dos Órgãos - Flagship of Brazilian national parks. The beauty of the park resides in the strange shapes of its granite formations.
Aranda Orchidaryaddress: Quebra-Frascos rd s/n
Dedo de DeusElevation: 1692 m.a.s.l. Icon of Brazilian mountaineering.
Pedra do SinoElevation: 2263 m.a.s.l.
Nariz do FradeElevation: 1980 m.a.s.l.
Cheiro de Matoaddress: Av Delfim Moreira 140 - CentroPer-kilo buffet with many vegetarian options.
address: Teresopolis - Friburgo highway, Km 16The restaurant is located inside a farm (Genève Farm .) It produces goat cheese.
address: Rua Tenente Luis Meirelles 1800 - Bom RetiroRussian cuisine.
Manjericão Casa de Pizzaphone: +55 21 2642-4242address: Rua Flávio Bortolluzi Souza, 314Quality São Paulo-style pizza.
Novilho de Ourophone: +55 21 2641-6384address: Av.Delfim Moreira, 720 - CentroChurrascaria.
phone: +55 21 2641-9166address: Estrada dos Pinheiros, 297 - Parque ImbuiTry one of the duck dishes.
phone: +55 21 2742-1299address: Rua Pref. Sebastião Teixeira, 262 - Tijuca
Estação do Chopp Terêphone: +55 21 2642-4026address: Rua Tietê, 500 - Bairro de FátimaA Brewery, Pub and Restaurant with live presentations
Center Residence Hotelphone: +55 21 2742-5890address: Rua Prefeito Sebastião Teixeira, 245 - Centro
phone: +55 21 2742-5586address: Rua Luiza Pereira Soares, 109This hostel is very clean, offers ability to bring food and cook, has internet access and the owners are wonderful, kind people. Easy access to main roads. Sits on top of a mountain and the view overlooking the city is just magnificent.
phone: +55 21 2642-3620address: R. Tietê, 500 - Bairro de Fátima