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This area of Minas Gerais has some 2,400,000 people.
This destination is about 390 miles southeast of the national capital of Brasilia. It's also approximately 12 miles northwest of Raposos.
If you're visiting with the family, set aside some time to check out the area's wonderful child-friendly attractions. A fun-filled day awaits at Guanabara Park, the Nova Lima Community Garden and Parque Guanabara.
Grab the little ones and get ready to spend some quality time investigating the mesmerizing marine life at Aquarium of the City and Aquarium Rio Sao Francisco.
The Fundacao Zoo Botanica is a great place to bring your family for an exciting day among local creatures. Be sure to ask at the entrance about special events and where to find the zoo's more unusual species.
Amid a diverse range of plants, a day spent at the Japanese Garden is certain to be a pleasant one.
When it's time for a break, pack a picnic and find a quiet corner at one of the area's pleasant green spaces, such as Americo Renne Giannetti Municipal Park or Mangabeiras Park. You'll also find plenty of room for a game or two on the grass at Chácara Do Lessa and Cassia Eller park.
Watch as the water rolls off the edge of Santana do Riacho Waterfall into the misty pool below. Santo Antonio Waterfall is also much-loved for its untouched vistas.
Need some time away from the stresses of city life? Make your way over to Gruta Rei do Mato and Nado Lake Park. Pampulha Ecological Park and Lapinha Cave are also popular among lovers of the natural world.
Schedule a visit to some of the many cultural spaces nearby. Meander through the hallways as you check out the different displays at the Mining Museum and the Museum of Toys. Equally rewarding are the Memorial Minas Gerais Vale and the Museum Inima Paula.
Examine impressive artifacts and learn about scientific discoveries at Serra da Piedade Astronomical Observatory.
The samples of specimens and curiosities at the UFMG Museum of Natural History will give you an amazing glimpse into the world of science.
Want to see some art? You'll be spoiled with galleries of all kinds here. Start your explorations of this creative hotspot with a stop at the Pampulha Art Museum and the Museum of Arts and Craft. If you have time afterwards, the Inhotim Cultural Institute and the Pampulha Architectural Complex are also well worth your time.
Even if you're not a history geek, you'll surely see something to stimulate your imagination at the Abilio Barreto Historical Museum. To get a better picture of how things used to be, why not also examine the intriguing items on display at the Homem Brasileiro Museum and the Sete Lagoas Municipal Historic Museum?
Wander back through this region's past with a visit to the Federal University of Minas Gerais or Vila Werneck, just a couple of the historical sites here. More tales from the days of old await at the Solar do Padre Correia and the Sete Lagoas Cultural Center.
Get close to the most influential families of times gone by at Palacio da Liberdade, one of the region's most stately residences.
Whether you consider yourself a spiritual person or not, you're sure to have a nice time at Church of Saint Francis of Assisi and Sao Jose Church. Igreja de Santa Terezinha and Boa Viagem Cathedral are two more recommended religious sites.
This region's most celebrated sights can overshadow its less touristy, yet equally rewarding attractions. The Palace of Arts and the Biblioteca Publica Estadual Luiz de Bessa are two good options. If you can fit it in, also think about visiting Raul Soares Square or Pope's Square.
Located in Lourdes, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Minas Centro Convention Center and Liberty Square. Central Market and Raul Soares Square are also within 10 minutes.
Located in Lourdes, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Vila Werneck and Liberty Square. SESC Palladium and Museum Inima Paula are also within 10 minutes.
Located in Barro Preto, this hotel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Academy of Military Police and 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from Liberty Square. Cultural Center Pius XII and MaterDei Hospital are also within 1 mile (2 km).
Situated in Belo Horizonte, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Boa Viagem Cathedral and Liberty Square. Homem Brasileiro Museum and Bank of Brazil Cultural Center are also within 10 minutes.
Situated in Belo Horizonte, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Oi Futuro Museum of Telecommunication and 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Liberty Square. Museum of Toys and Chevrolet Hall are also within 1 mile (2 km).
Situated near the airport, this hotel is 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from Santuario Schoenstatt and within 12 miles (20 km) of Casa Da Cultura and Peter Lund Museum. Lapinha Cave is 10.7 mi (17.2 km) away.
Situated in Belo Horizonte, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of DiamondMall and Liberty Square. MaterDei Hospital and Raul Soares Square are also within 10 minutes.
Situated near the airport, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Pampulha Art Museum and within 3 miles (5 km) of Casa do Baile and Pampulha Architectural Complex. Nado Lake Park and Mineirinho Stadium are also within 3 miles (5 km).