Spanning over 1520 sq km and containing within it innumerable species of plants and animals, deafening waterfalls and vast, rugged plains, Parque Nacional…
- PTop ChoiceParque Nacional da Chapada Diamantina
- MMercado Cultural
For handicrafts made of local wood and stone, clay soaps, and semiprecious jewelry, stop by the beautiful old Mercado Cultural. Perched above the river on…
- CCasa de Cultura Afrânio Peixoto
It's worth stopping in this small museum dedicated to the life and career of Julio Afrânio Peixoto, considered one of Lençós' most accomplished citizens…
- PPrefeitura Municipal
The lovely Prefeitura Municipal, built in 1860, was the mansion of Colonel César Sá – the Neoclassical details were reportedly added to please his wife.
- IIgreja Senhor dos Passos
Honors the patron saint of miners – and was built by slaves. The church is open occasionally to visitors during festivals and other special events.
- FFrench Vice-Consulate Building
At the 19th-century French vice-consulate building, diamond commerce was once negotiated.