CITY GUIDE

Gastronomy, culture and entertainment for all tastes. Take the opportunity to see the best of what Belo Horizonte has to offer during Minas Trend and surprise yourself with the capital of the Mineiros.

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PRAÇA DA LIBERDADE CULTURAL CIRCUIT

It's impossible to pass through Belo Horizonte and not visit the Praça da Liberdade Cultural Circuit. A pretty location to learn a little about the history of the capital of Minas. Image: Rodrigo Azevedo.

The Architectural Complex of Pampulha

Ideal place for sightseeing, Pampulha is a unique place, one of the main postcards of Belo Horizonte. The Architectural Complex of Pampulha is formed by works of Oscar Niemeyer, built between 1942 and 1944, at the request of the then mayor of Belo Horizonte, Juscelino Kubitschek.

Diamond Mall

Located in the Lourdes neighborhood, DiamondMall has more than 150 stores, including restaurants, movie theaters and bookstores. One of the attractions of the mall is the exclusive Market Square with vegetables and fruits. Six movie theaters, gym and food court are also some of the attractions of the mall. In addition, the venue offers baby changing facilities and baby car rental service.

AROUND BELO HORIZONTE

Historic cities, museums and various options close to the mineiro capital to make your stay in the city even better. Image: Belotur Archive.

ARTS AND HANDICRAFT FAIR IN AFONSO PENA AVENUE

Latin America's biggest outdoor fair grabs the visitor's attention due to the richness and diversity of the works on show. Conceived by a group of artists and art critics form Minas Gerais, it began in the Praça da Liberdade in 1969. By 1991, the fair had grown too big for the square and was moved to Afonso Pena Avenue. Today there are around 2 thousand exhibitors divided in 12 sectors. Image: PBH Archive.

Inhotim Institute

An open air museum with one of the most relevant collections of contemporary art in the world and a botanical collection that gathers rare species from all continents.

CENTRAL MARKET

Located in the centre of Belo Horizonte, the Mercado Central houses around 400 shops. Inaugurated in 1929, this traditional tourist attraction offers a variety of products such as high-quality fruit and vegetables, dairy products and Mineiro sweets, regional handicrafts, medicinal herbs and roots, in addition to a range of services. Image: Belotur Archive.

Belo Horizonte Fashion Museum

The Belo Horizonte Fashion Museum - MUMO, is the first public museum dedicated to the activity in Brazil. It's an initiative of Belo Horizonte city hall and the Municipal Foundation of Culture - FMC.

The Museum of Arts and Work

The Museum of Arts and Work tells the story of dozens of professional activities that gave rise to the transformation industry in Minas Gerais. There are 2,500 original pieces from the 18th to the 20th centuries, including instruments, utensils, tools, machines and equipment.

MUNICIPAL PARKS

Belo Horizonte has 69 municipal parks spread throughout the city, which provide pleasant strolls amongst nature. Image: PBH Archive.

Patio Savassi Mall

The Pátio Savassi Mall is defined as a lifestyle center. The project includes shops, restaurants, cafes and entertainment spaces, with streets and squares, each of which deserves a different architectural treatment. One of the main attractions of the mall is the eight movie theaters belonging to the Cinemark network.

PRAÇA DA ESTAÇÃO

The buildings from the 1920s represent one of the main neoclassical archives in Belo Horizonte. Rui Barbosa Square, known as Praça da Estação [station square] dates back to the foundation of the city. Image: Belotur Archive.
Restaurants
Snack Bars
Bars
BH Platinum
Olegário Maciel Avenue, 1748
+55 (31) 2125-3800
Bourbon Belo Horizonte Business Hotel
Afonso Pena avenue, 3761
+55 (31) 2111-8900
Dayrell Hotel & Centro de Convenções
Rua Espírito Santo 901 Centro
+55 (31) 3248-1000
e.suítes Savassi Toscanini - Special discount Minas Trend
Arturo Toscanini street, nº 61 , Santo Antonio
+55 (31) 3064-2200
e.Suítes Sion - Special discount Minas Trend
Uruguai avenue, 1010
+55 (31) 3517-2700
ESuites Lagoas dos Ingleses - Special Minas Trend Discount
Princess Diana Avenue, 440
+55 (31) 3589-7900
Hilton Garden Inn - Special Minas Trend Discount
Prudente de Morais avenue, 520 - Cidade Jardim
+55 (31) 3298-2700
Holiday Inn Belo Horizonte
Professor Moraes street, 600
(31) 3064- 6555
BH Raja Hotel - Minas Trend Special Discount
Raja Gabáglia avenue, 1137
+55 (31) 3036-8400
Fasano Hotel - Minas Trend Special Discount
São Paulo, street, 2.320 - Lourdes
55 (31) 3500-8900
Ibis Belo Horizonte Savassi Hotel
Av. do Contorno, 6180 Funcionários
+55 (31) 3888-4300
Ibis Rio Grande do Norte
Rua Rio Grande do Norte, 784 Funcionários
+55 (31) 2108-4750
Intercity Hotel BH Expo
Amazonas avenue, 7702
+55 (31) 3307 5800
Max Savassi Apart Service
Rua Antônio de Albuquerque, 335 Funcionários
+55 (31) 2101-6466
Mercure Lifecenter Hotel
Cicero Ferreira street, number 10
+55 (31) 3280-3700
Mercure Lourdes - MinasTrend Special Discount
Contorno avenue, 7315 - Lourdes
+55 (31) 3298-4100
Ouro Minas Palace Hotel
CRISTIANO MACHADO AVE, 4001
55 (31) 3429-4000
Quality Lourdes - Special Discount Minas Trend
Bernardo Guimarães street, 2032 - Lourdes
(31) 3055-0650
Quality Pampulha - MinasTrend Special Discount
President Antônio Carlos avenue, 7456
+55 (31) 3505-9200
Radisson Blu - Special Discount Minas Trend
Lavras street, number 150, Savassi
+55 (31) 3048-4250
Ramada Encore Minascasa - Special Minas Trend Discount
Cristiano Machado avenue, 3411 , Ipiranga
+55 (31) 3517-0210
Ramada Encore Virgínia Luxemburgo - Special Discount Minas Trend
Gentios street, 274 - Coração de Jesus
+55 (31) 3517-1810
Royal Center
Rio Grande do Sul street, 856
+55 (31) 2102-0000
Royal Golden
Rua Rio Grande do Norte, 1105 Savassi
+55 (31) 2101 0000
Royal Savassi Boutique Hotel
Rua Alagoas, 699 Savassi
+55 (31) 2138-0000
Royal Savassi Express Hotel
Bernardo Guimarães street, 1045 - Savassi
+55 (31) 3768-0000
San Diego Suites
Av. Álvares Cabral, 1.181 Lourdes - Belo Horizonte
+55 (31) 3524-5599
TRYP by Wyndham Belo Horizonte Savassi
Gonçalves Dias street, 30 – Funcionários
+55 (31) 3615-1300
Tulip Inn
Antônio de Albuquerque street, 54
+55 (31) 3343-9900
Airport (Confins)
3689-2700
Airport (Pampulha)
3490-2000
BH Trans
156
Firefighters
193
Correios (Post Office)
159 ou 0800 570 0100
Detran-MG
0800 940 2000
Civil Police
197
Federal Police
0300 780300
Military Police
190
Procon
1512
Rodoviária (Bus Station)
3271-3000
SAMU (Emergency Paramedics)
192