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WELCOME TO RIO DAS FLORES
Rio das Flores is a beautiful small town located in the mountains of the state of Rio de Janeiro and 100 miles from Rio de Janeiro City. The picturesque area sees you surrounded by views of the mountains with many touristic attractions.
Rio das Flores offers great diversity of attractions for ecotourism, rural tourism, adventure and sports, religious tourism and historical and cultural - delighting visitors. The fertile lands of the valley and climate for coffee have attracted investments in the past for the construction of large farms, today visited by many tourists.
Find below some information in ENGLISH about RIo das Flores. Our complete web site in English is under construction.
// COFFEE FARMS
// SPORTS EVENTS
In the early XIX century, the Paraiba Valley and Rio das Flores was just becoming a centerpiece of what has come to be known in Brazilian history as the “coffee cycle”. The cycle, which lasted from about 1830 to 1930, left behind historic farms with sumptuous mansions amidst soft-contoured hills covered with renewed rainforest and a rich culture which can be experienced while in Rio das Flores. Visiting a historical coffee farm you will also hear about powerful barons, strong slaves and demanding ladies in their beautiful homes. You can have lunch in a farm built in the early 1800’s and visit the a historic farm with over 300 windows. .
Besides exploring the local historic attractions, Rio das Flores hosts and sponsors several Sports Events that has achieved regional and national reputation such as Copa Rio das Flores de Futebol, Copa Vale do Café de Motocross, Motorcycle Annual Meeting and other. In 2012, Rio das Flores has launched a 6 year plan to explore the opportunities created by the World Cup 2014 and the 2016 Olympics that are to be hosted in Brazil
The beautiful mountains in the Rio das Flores region is a sideshow, with waterfalls, flora and fauna, unique landscapes, plus the Fazenda do Bananal beautiful trails into the rainforest where you can see toucans, parrots and other exotic birds as well as the native fauna.
Culinary, history and culture come together in Coffee, Cachaça and Chorinho annual festival and tour of attractions in the Paraiba River Valley in Rio de Janeiro State. Rio das Flores is part of the event and host several schedule events that mix the tree components.
Rio das Flores tropical forests and fauna is recognized as one of the most beautiful areas in the region!
// CAMERATA RIOFLORENSE
Camerata Rioflorense is a music project known all over Brazil.
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