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Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Teresopolis, Serrana, Brazil your home away from home

The inland town of Teresopolis is a tranquil beauty spot in the mountains. Teresopolis means “City of Teresa” and it was named after the wife of Dom Pedro II, Dona Teresa, as she loved this scenic area. Teresopolis is the highest town in the state of Rio de Janeiro at 910 m (3,000 feet) above sea level.

Things to Do in Teresopolis, Serrana

Visitors staying in holiday rentals in Teresopolis have certainly made a good choice. The peacefulness of the area and its pleasant climate has attracted even the Brazilian football team to build a training centre at Teresopolis. It is a popular base for excursions into the mountains by hiking, mountain biking, climbing or scenic driving. Nature lovers, photographers, writers and those who enjoy being at one with nature will appreciate this beautiful location. Explore rivers and waterfalls within the National Park of Serra dos Orgaos. Climbers enjoy the challenge of the Dedo de Deus (Finger of God), which was only climbed for the first time in 1912, along with other nearby peaks. Visitors will enjoy browsing the local handicraft shops selling wood, wicker and leather goods as well as delicious homemade sweets.

Places to Visit Around Teresopolis, Serrana

Petropolis is about 36 miles west of Teresopolis holiday homes and is named after two Emperors of Brazil, Pedro I and Pedro II. It has a wonderful architectural heritage including the Imperial Museum. Within the pink neoclassical building the palace museum is set out as it would have been when Dom Pedro II entertained. The lavish décor, furnishings, jewellery and even the Imperial crown can be seen here. The Black River Palace was a former Presidential summer residence and the Casa de Santos Dumont was once the home of Santos Dumont, the Brazilian inventor of the airplane. The Crystal Palace, similar to that built in London, is another stunning sight.

Weather in Teresopolis, Serrana

Teresopolis holiday rentals have a mountain climate with cool winters and warm summers. It is considerably cooler than Rio de Janeiro and other coastal cities with fresh air and less humidity. The area has showers all year round, which are more frequent between April and October.

Travel to Teresopolis, Serrana

The nearest main airport to Teresopolis holiday rentals is Rio de Janeiro-Galeao International (GIG) Airport. This busy airport is served by most major airlines from the USA and Europe and has daily flights from all over the world. The airport is a 90-minute drive away from Teresopolis. The easiest way to get a transfer is to hire a car from the airport and drive the 56 miles north along the BR-040 and the BR-116 Highway. Parts of the journey do have tolls. There is also a bus service every 30 minutes from Rio to Teresopolis.

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    Wonderful! 4.9/5
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    • 5 BR
    • 4 BA
    • Separate Toilet
    • Sleeps 10
    House #3831296
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      Excellent! 4.7/5
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      • 10 BR
      • 8 BA
      • Sleeps 20
      Chateau / Country House #337428
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        Excellent! 4.4/5
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        • 4 BR
        • 3 BA
        • Separate Toilets
        • Sleeps 12
        Chateau / Country House #3730621
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          • 1 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 4
          Chalet #4082043
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            • 3 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Separate Toilet
            • Sleeps 8
            House #3713524
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              Wonderful! 4.9/5
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              • 5 BR
              • 3 BA
              • Separate Toilets
              • Sleeps 12
              Chateau / Country House #563967116
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                • 3 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Sleeps 6
                Estate #3779667
                  • 7 BR
                  • 6 BA
                  • Separate Toilet
                  • Sleeps 14
                  House #3573761
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                    • 4 BR
                    • 4 BA
                    • Separate Toilet
                    • Sleeps 13
                    House #3732775
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                      Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                      • 1 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 4
                      Apartment #4213302
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                        Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                        • 3 BR
                        • 3 BA
                        • Sleeps 8
                        Apartment #4232514
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                          • Studio
                          • Separate Toilet
                          • Sleeps 5
                          House #555364419
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                          Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                            • 1 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 4
                            Apartment #4268798
                            5
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                              • 4 BR
                              • 3 BA
                              • Separate Toilets
                              • Sleeps 10
                              Chateau / Country House #4092633
                              4
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                                • 1 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 2
                                Studio #4177350
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                                  • 8 BR
                                  • 7 BA
                                  • Sleeps 22
                                  Farmhouse #344745
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                                    • 6 BR
                                    • 5 BA
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                                    • Sleeps 13
                                    Chateau / Country House #4050402
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                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                      • 4 BR
                                      • 5 BA
                                      • Separate Toilets
                                      • Sleeps 12
                                      Chateau / Country House #986373
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                                      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Sleeps 4
                                        Apartment #4277163
                                          Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 4
                                          Apartment #4044978
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                                          Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
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                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 3 BA
                                            • Separate Toilet
                                            • Sleeps 8
                                            House #4282738
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                                            Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                              • 4 BR
                                              • 5 BA
                                              • Sleeps 12
                                              Chateau / Country House #4059574
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                                                • 4 BR
                                                • 3 BA
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                                                • Sleeps 12
                                                Chalet #4228130
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                                                Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                  • 5 BR
                                                  • 4 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                  House #4432467
                                                  Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    • 5 BR
                                                    • 6 BA
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                                                    Chateau / Country House #4357303
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                                                      • 3 BR
                                                      • 3 BA
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                                                      House #4363600
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                                                        • 5 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
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                                                        • Sleeps 20
                                                        House #4366830
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                                                          • 7 BR
                                                          • 7 BA
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                                                          Chateau / Country House #4422113
                                                            Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                                            • 4 BR
                                                            • 5 BA
                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                            House #517619152
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                                                            Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              • 3 BR
                                                              • 3 BA
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                                                              Chácara/sítio #906824
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                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
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                                                                Apartment #3997890
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                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                  • 5 BA
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                                                                  Chácara/sítio #4153768
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                                                                  Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                                                    • 5 BR
                                                                    • 4 BA
                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                                    Chácara/sítio #591544492
                                                                    12
                                                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                      (30 reviews)
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                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 12
                                                                      Chácara/sítio #579607610
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                                                                      Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                                        • 5 BR
                                                                        • 4 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 12
                                                                        House #506105336
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                                                                        Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          • 6 BR
                                                                          • 6 BA
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                                                                          • Sleeps 12
                                                                          House #500114328
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                                                                            Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                            • 3 BA
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                                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                                            House #4043829
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                                                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                              (39 reviews)
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                                                                              • 5 BR
                                                                              • 4 BA
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                              • Sleeps 26
                                                                              House #597339733
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                                                                              Viewed 168 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                Apartment #3527812
                                                                                6
                                                                                Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                  • Sleeps 12
                                                                                  Chateau / Country House #3928965
                                                                                  6
                                                                                  Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                                    • 4 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 12
                                                                                    Chateau / Country House #4006335
                                                                                    3
                                                                                    Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                      (16 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      Apartment #3845658
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                                                                                      Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                                                        • 8 BR
                                                                                        • 8 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 20
                                                                                        House #3828377
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                                                                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                          (15 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                                          • 4 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                                                          House #3498732
                                                                                          15
                                                                                          Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                            (31 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 4 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                                                            House #3589195
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                                                                                            Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                              (8 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 5 BR
                                                                                              • 6 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 20
                                                                                              Chácara/sítio #3512834
                                                                                              8
                                                                                              Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                                                (8 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                • Sleeps 10
                                                                                                House #3887654
                                                                                                8
                                                                                                Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                                  (12 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  House #3021442
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                                                                                                  Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                    (20 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                    Apartment #3760650
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                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                      Chateau / Country House #507495199
                                                                                                      12
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