Nova Petropolis Vacations
Many of Caxias do Sul’s attractions are located close to Nova Petropolis, making it a convenient place to base yourself. Among the most interesting places to explore are the fabulous Mount Malakoff and the fantastic Paintball Adventure. Two more worthwhile attractions you’ll find nearby Nova Petropolis are Ravanello Winery and the Tomasini Kart Circuit.
Vacationers in Nova Petropolis, looking for something a little out of the ordinary, will love the nearby cultural attractions. Browse the museums and exhibit spaces Medieval Museum in Gramado, Steam World in Canela and Perfume Museum. Book seats for one or two of the spectacular theater, dance and music performances at Korvatunturi Theater in Gramado, the Stone House Theater in Canela and the Palace of Festivals.
Plan a day of laughter with the kids at the Santa Claus Village in Gramado, Mini Mundo and Parque Gaucho. For those interested in creatures of all kinds try to add Gramado Zoo in Gramado on your list of places to visit.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Caxias do Sul, head to the nearby green spaces. Immerse yourself in nature and see the locals at their relaxed best in public parks and gardens such as the Parque da Ferradura in Canela. To catch a glimpse of the nearby wilderness drive out to the Caracol State Park in Canela and the IBAMA National Forest. See if you can spot some of the area’s special birdlife with a visit to a lake in the area like the Black Lake Park in Gramado and the Joaquina Rita Bier Lake.
If you are spending a while in and around Nova Petropolis, be sure to visit Green Land in Gramado, Nicoletti Square and Caracol Castle in Canela. The Sao Pelegrino Church, the Sao Pedro Church in Gramado and the Blooming Clock Church offers travellers to Caxias do Sul a chance to better understand the religious history of the area.
If you love to play golf, visit the Gramado Golf Club in Gramado. It’s a great way to get out and enjoy the outdoors.
If you could do with a spot of retail therapy, you’ll love the many stores that are part of Covered Street in Gramado.
Those who are traveling without kids will enjoy an hour or two at the Chateau Lacave Winery.
If you're crazy about sports, don’t miss the opportunity to see local heroes, the Centro Esportivo Gramadense, doing battle in nearby Pinheirais Stadium, Gramado. If you want to endear yourself with the locals, wear blue and white, the colors of the Centro Esportivo Gramadense.
When it’s time to rest up after checking out the charming streets of Nova Petropolis, check in to one of the area’s convenient accommodation options. For a good night’s sleep check out the Gramado Master Palace Hotel, the Bavaria Sport Hotel, Gramado, and the popular Blue Tree Towers Caxias do Sul.