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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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    • 3 BR
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    Estate #3779667
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      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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      • 4 BR
      • 3 BA
      • Sleeps 12
      Chateau / Country House #3717121
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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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          • 4 BR
          • 3 BA
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          • 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
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              • Sleeps 8
              House #3713524
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                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                • 5 BR
                • 3 BA
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                • Sleeps 12
                Chateau / Country House #563967116
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                  • 4 BR
                  • 2 BA
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                  • Sleeps 10
                  Chateau / Country House #3518540
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                  Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
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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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                      Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                        Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                        • 3 BR
                        • 3 BA
                        • Sleeps 8
                        Apartment #4232514
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                          • 1 BR
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                          Apartment #4268798
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                            House #555364419
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                              • 4 BR
                              • 3 BA
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                              • Sleeps 10
                              Chateau / Country House #4092633
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                                • 1 BR
                                • 1 BA
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                                Studio #4177350
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                                  • 8 BR
                                  • 7 BA
                                  • Sleeps 22
                                  Farmhouse #344745
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                                  Viewed 52 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                    • 4 BR
                                    • 5 BA
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                                    • Sleeps 12
                                    Chateau / Country House #986373
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                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 4
                                      Apartment #4277163
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                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                        • 1 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 4
                                        Apartment #4044978
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                                          • 6 BR
                                          • 5 BA
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                                          • Sleeps 13
                                          Chateau / Country House #4050402
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                                            • 4 BR
                                            • 5 BA
                                            • Sleeps 12
                                            Chateau / Country House #4059574
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                                              • 5 BR
                                              • 6 BA
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                                              • Sleeps 12
                                              Chateau / Country House #4199386
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                                              Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                                • 4 BR
                                                • 3 BA
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                                                • Sleeps 12
                                                Chalet #4228130
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                                                Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                  • 5 BR
                                                  • 4 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                  House #4432467
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                                                  Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    • 5 BR
                                                    • 6 BA
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                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                    Chateau / Country House #4357303
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                                                      • 3 BR
                                                      • 3 BA
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                                                      House #4363600
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                                                        • 3 BR
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                                                        House #4282738
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                                                          • 7 BR
                                                          • 7 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 16
                                                          Chateau / Country House #4422113
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                                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                                            • 4 BR
                                                            • 5 BA
                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                            House #517619152
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                                                              • 3 BR
                                                              • 3 BA
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                                                              Chácara/sítio #906824
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                                                                • 2 BR
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                                                                Apartment #3997890
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                                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                  • 3 BA
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                                                                  Chácara/sítio #4153768
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                                                                  Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                    (11 reviews)
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                                                                    • 5 BR
                                                                    • 4 BA
                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                                    Chácara/sítio #591544492
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                                                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                      (7 reviews)
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                                                                      • 5 BR
                                                                      • 4 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 12
                                                                      House #506105336
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                                                                        • 6 BR
                                                                        • 6 BA
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                                                                        • Sleeps 12
                                                                        House #500114328
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                                                                        Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                                          House #4043829
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                                                                          Viewed 63 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                            Apartment #3527812
                                                                            6
                                                                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              • 4 BR
                                                                              • 4 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 12
                                                                              Chateau / Country House #4006335
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                                                                              Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                • Sleeps 12
                                                                                Chateau / Country House #3928965
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                                                                                Viewed 73 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                  (16 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 8 BR
                                                                                  • 8 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 20
                                                                                  House #3828377
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                                                                                  Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    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 424 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      Apartment #3845658
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                                                                                      Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                        (29 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                                        • 3 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 12
                                                                                        Chácara/sítio #579607610
                                                                                        29
                                                                                        Viewed 46 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 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                            (28 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 4 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                                                            House #3589195
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                                                                                            Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                              (9 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 6 BR
                                                                                              • 6 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 13
                                                                                              Chácara/sítio #352709
                                                                                              9
                                                                                              Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                (14 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                                • 4 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                House #3498732
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                                                                                                Viewed 65 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                                                  (7 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                                                                  House #3887654
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                                                                                                  Viewed 26 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 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                      Chateau / Country House #507495199
                                                                                                      12
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