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Valley of the Vineyards
Located in Serra Gaucha and inserted at the meeting of the cities of Bento Gonçalves, Garibaldi and Monte Belo do Sul, Vale is the historical, cultural and culinary legacy left by Italian immigrants who arrived in the region in 1875, in perfect harmony with modern technologies grape production and fine wines and tourist infrastructure quality.
With fascinating landscapes that have different shades in the four seasons of the year, the Vineyards Valley enchants for the hospitality of its residents and the quality of services and products offered.
Small farms share the territory with wineries of different sizes, covering from family wineries, boutiques and garage, as well as large companies that have international partnerships.
The vineyards of the Valley wines have identity, being the only in Brazil to detain Designation of Origin.The region was the first in the country to be recognized as Geographical Indication, being guaranteed by Aprovale the origin of the fine wines produced here.
Wineries and attractions located in the valley are open to visitors throughout the year.As can be performed guided tours, commented tastings and dinners harmonized.Complementing the tourism, hotels, restaurants, bistros, art studios, cheese stores, candy and colonial jellies and gourmet are distributed to the right of the route that allows numerous other attractions to entering this charming valley.
Phone: (54) 3451-9601 - www.valedosvinhedos.com.br
The architecture and customs of immigrants preserved through time.
The history of a people told in the form of architecture, landscapes and customs. So it could be defined the Stone Paths script. of Rio Grande do Sul Historical Heritage (Law 13,177 / 09), the route with a length of 12km rescues the past for the appreciation and preservation of the customs of Italian immigrants.
The centuries-old route of stone houses include windmills, colonial canteens, home made pasta, looms, candy house and more, leaving side-by-side history and life experiences of immigrants and their descendants. How about grinding own yerba mate mate? Or perhaps accompanied by close to raising sheep? The stone paths are as follows: a steady recovery of cultural heritage that awaits your visit.
Phone: (54) 3455-6333 - www.caminhosdepedra.org.br
Vale do Rio das Antas
More than a view, a life and lovely weather.
The Antas River Valley is one of the most beautiful and lush scenery of Bento Gonçalves. Not only the magnificent view, the place still holds charms that tell different aspects of Italian immigration and brings man closer to nature. Along the path are great quality products like liquor, cachaça, wines, sparkling wines, natural juices and chimias. All of excellent quality and with a peculiar characteristic: family care in most establishments.
It is along this tour which is Ernesto Dorneles Bridge, also known as "Bridge of Rio das Antas," one of the world's largest suspended parallel arches. Another point of a must visit is the viewpoint of the Horseshoe, where the Antas River waters form a huge horseshoe around a mountain. But there's more. Find out what to do in this script, you will carry forever the best memories in his eyes and in his heart.
Phone: (54) 3458-1538 - www.valedoriodasantas.com.br
Live memorable moments. Take forever in the eyes and hearts the memories of this lovely script. The stories and memories of the people accompanied by the best wines. It's time to enjoy the best cuisine of immigrants, delight in the best wines and especially to understand the history and culture of this region. Immigrants from the Veneto and Trento, northern Italy, found the ideal conditions to develop the art of wine in Faria Lemos slopes.
originally used to store groceries, canteens is a place full of knowledge and memory that depict the life of the colonist into an unforgettable experience.When you enter the atmosphere of aromas, the wine landscape and the unique sounds of the locality who preserve their particular culture, visitors experience typical wines, juices, sparkling and cultural cuisine.The cafeterias offer lunch and dinner with Italian and typical regional menus (with advance reservations).To complete the tour, do not forget to enjoy the view of the Bell Tower Lookout.A delicious looking, like everything you find this way.
Phone: (54) 3439-1242 - www.cantinashistoricas.com.br
The Eulalia line is inserted into the city of Bento Gonçalves. In 2013 was organized the Rural Route Charms Eulalia in order to receive visitors, offering a pure charm ride and charm in an amazing way, composed of beautiful scenery and a variety of attractions: tasting a good wine, enjoy a typical Italian food , enchanted by the value the friendships and the energy adventure.
The Eulalia line is inserted into the city of Bento Gonçalves.In 2013 was organized the Rural Route Charms Eulalia in order to receive visitors, offering a pure charm ride and charm in an amazing way, composed of beautiful scenery and a variety of attractions: tasting a good wine, enjoy a typical Italian food , enchanted by the value the friendships and the energy adventure.
The first immigrants from Northern Italy settled in the area in 1878.With hard work and faith formed the line Eulalia, where later there was a division into two communities: Santa Eulalia, in line Eulalia High and Monte Berico in Eulalia Low Line, as they are known today.
They were kept until today in the families in the region traditions and customs that characterize the simple living typical of the interior way.The Tourist Association Line Eulalia was founded on October 26, 2012 in order to develop and promote tourism in the region.