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Visconde de Maua is assigned to all the towns of Maua, Maringa and Maromba and its many valleys like the Vale das Cruzes, Alcantilado, Peacock and grass. The region as a whole comprises the municipalities of Resende and Itatiaia, in Rio, and Bocaina de Minas, Minas Gerais. The villages are, on average, within 40 kilometers of the seats in those municipalities.

Visconde de Maua has about six thousand inhabitants. The main economic activity of the region is tourism, with more than 100 lodging establishments and dozens of restaurants, some specializing in trout and recipes based on pinion.

This region is located in an environmentally protected area, in the Serra da Mantiqueira, at 1200 meters altitude. Visitors are attracted by the natural beauty of the waterfalls and valleys.

A beautiful place to visit.

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