Governador Valadares Vacation Packages
See why Minas Gerais is so frequented by travelers from all four corners of the globe, by getting out and touring the treasure-trove of cultural and scenic attractions within easy traveling distance of Governador Valadares. You may also wish to check out Conselheiro Pena, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northwest, and Ipatinga 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the northeast.
The best places for tourists to visit when they discover a place they have never been are the ones that provide a picture of the local culture. Head to Minas Gerais 's theaters, art museums and history museums. Houses of faith are often great windows into a community's spiritual heart. The cathedrals of Minas Gerais are no exception.
There are some cool ways to experience the outdoors in and around Governador Valadares. Mountain climbing and hiking are just two popular ways thrill seekers here can get their kicks.
Memorizing a little Portuguese can sometimes be all it takes to transform a simple vacation and a journey into the rich psyche of Minas Gerais. Why don't you try "Você é bem-vindo" This is the Portuguese way to say "You're welcome" "Queres dançar comigo? " ("Would you like to dance with me?") is another useful one.
When the time comes to leave Governador Valadares, put the lens cap back on your camera, spend your last of your reals on last-minute souvenirs, and bid a fond Adeus (farewell) to this unique part of the world.