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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.

    Wonderful! 4.9/5
    (24 reviews)
    avg/night
    • 5 BR
    • 4 BA
    • Separate Toilet
    • Sleeps 10
    House #3831296
    24
    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
      Excellent! 4.7/5
      (19 reviews)
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      • 10 BR
      • 8 BA
      • Sleeps 20
      Chateau / Country House #337428
      19
      Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
        Excellent! 4.5/5
        (6 reviews)
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        • 4 BR
        • 3 BA
        • Separate Toilets
        • Sleeps 12
        Chateau / Country House #3730621
        6
        Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
          Wonderful! 4.9/5
          (7 reviews)
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          • 5 BR
          • 3 BA
          • Separate Toilets
          • Sleeps 12
          Chateau / Country House #563967116
          7
          Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
            • 5 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Separate Toilet
            • Sleeps 10
            Chateau / Country House #4615215
            Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
              • 3 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Separate Toilet
              • Sleeps 8
              House #3713524
                Exceptional! 5/5
                (13 reviews)
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                • 3 BR
                • 3 BA
                • Sleeps 8
                Chateau / Country House #507495199
                13
                Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                  • 4 BR
                  • 4 BA
                  • Separate Toilet
                  • Sleeps 13
                  House #3732775
                  8
                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                    (10 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    • 3 BR
                    • 3 BA
                    • Sleeps 8
                    Apartment #4232514
                    10
                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                      Exceptional! 5/5
                      (21 reviews)
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                      • 1 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 4
                      Apartment #4213302
                      21
                      Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
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                        • Studio
                        • Separate Toilet
                        • Sleeps 5
                        House #555364419
                        3
                        Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                          Exceptional! 5/5
                          (6 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          • 3 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Separate Toilets
                          • Sleeps 6
                          Apartment #4272959
                          6
                          Viewed 58 times in the last 48 hours
                            Excellent! 4.7/5
                            (7 reviews)
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                            • 1 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 4
                            Apartment #4268798
                            7
                            Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                              avg/night
                              • 8 BR
                              • 7 BA
                              • Sleeps 22
                              Farmhouse #344745
                              Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                • 2 BR
                                • 2 BA
                                • Sleeps 4
                                Apartment #4277163
                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                  (5 reviews)
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                                  • 4 BR
                                  • 3 BA
                                  • Separate Toilets
                                  • Sleeps 10
                                  Chateau / Country House #4092633
                                  5
                                  Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                    (7 reviews)
                                    avg/night
                                    • 7 BR
                                    • 5 BA
                                    • Separate Toilet
                                    • Sleeps 16
                                    Chateau / Country House #4480894
                                    7
                                    Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                      (13 reviews)
                                      avg/night
                                      • 4 BR
                                      • 5 BA
                                      • Separate Toilets
                                      • Sleeps 12
                                      Chateau / Country House #986373
                                      13
                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 3 BA
                                        • Sleeps 8
                                        House #4363600
                                        2
                                        Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                          (7 reviews)
                                          avg/night
                                          • 6 BR
                                          • 5 BA
                                          • Separate Toilet
                                          • Sleeps 13
                                          Chateau / Country House #4050402
                                          7
                                          Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                            (4 reviews)
                                            avg/night
                                            • 1 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 2
                                            Studio #4177350
                                            4
                                            Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
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                                              • 3 BR
                                              • 3 BA
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 8
                                              House #4282738
                                              1
                                              Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                • 4 BR
                                                • 5 BA
                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                House #517619152
                                                14
                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                  (9 reviews)
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                                                  • 1 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                  Apartment #4044978
                                                  9
                                                  Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    • 3 BR
                                                    • 3 BA
                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                    Chateau / Country House #4585250
                                                      • 5 BR
                                                      • 6 BA
                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                      Chateau / Country House #4357303
                                                      1
                                                        avg/night
                                                        • 1 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                        Apartment #4563568
                                                        Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                          • 6 BR
                                                          • 6 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 16
                                                          Chateau / Country House #4572177
                                                          Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            • 3 BR
                                                            • 4 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 7
                                                            Chateau / Country House #4155604
                                                            2
                                                            Viewed 48 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                              • 6 BR
                                                              • 6 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 16
                                                              Chácara/sítio #3939124
                                                              3
                                                              Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                • 6 BR
                                                                • 4 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 16
                                                                Chateau / Country House #3996061
                                                                Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                  Apartment #3997890
                                                                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                    • 5 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 80
                                                                    Chácara/sítio #4153768
                                                                    2
                                                                    Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                      • 5 BR
                                                                      • 4 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                      House #4432467
                                                                      Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                        • 5 BR
                                                                        • 4 BA
                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                        • Sleeps 10
                                                                        House #4470507
                                                                        2
                                                                        Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                          • 5 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 13
                                                                          Bed And Breakfast #4488909
                                                                          Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                            (12 reviews)
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            • 5 BR
                                                                            • 4 BA
                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                                            Chácara/sítio #591544492
                                                                            12
                                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                              (8 reviews)
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 3 BA
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                              • Sleeps 12
                                                                              Chateau / Country House #3928965
                                                                              8
                                                                              Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                (8 reviews)
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                Apartment #3527812
                                                                                8
                                                                                Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                  (9 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  • 5 BR
                                                                                  • 4 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 12
                                                                                  House #506105336
                                                                                  9
                                                                                  Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                    (8 reviews)
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                    House #590527518
                                                                                    8
                                                                                    Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                      (15 reviews)
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                      House #4043829
                                                                                      15
                                                                                      Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                                        • 4 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 12
                                                                                        Chateau / Country House #4006335
                                                                                        3
                                                                                        Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                          (32 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 12
                                                                                          Chácara/sítio #579607610
                                                                                          32
                                                                                          Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                            (14 reviews)
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                                                            House #3887654
                                                                                            14
                                                                                            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                              (17 reviews)
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              • 4 BR
                                                                                              • 4 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 8
                                                                                              House #3498732
                                                                                              17
                                                                                              Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                (9 reviews)
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                • 5 BR
                                                                                                • 6 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 20
                                                                                                Chácara/sítio #3512834
                                                                                                9
                                                                                                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                  (28 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  Apartment #3760650
                                                                                                  28
                                                                                                  Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                    (4 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 6 BR
                                                                                                    • 6 BA
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 12
                                                                                                    House #500114328
                                                                                                    4
                                                                                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                      (19 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      Apartment #3845658
                                                                                                      19
                                                                                                      Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
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