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Passos is a town in Southern Minas Gerais.


Its population as of 2020 is 115,000 and it's located at an elevation of 830 meters. The highest points are located at 1224m on the Bom Descanso hill and at 1125m on the Garrafão hill. The motto of the city is "By steps, by Minas, by Brazil".

Get in[edit]

As of December 2021, the Expresso Gardenia from Belo Horizonte goes for R$130, while Buser has a night trip for R$96. Blablacar rides are available for around R$70.

The airport is located 5 km from the city on highway MG 050, in the direction Passos/Itaú de Minas. It is adequate for daytime flights of light and medium-sized aircraft.

Get around[edit]






Passos is famous for its good parties, which include shows, bars, night clubs.


Go next[edit]

Hostels and private rooms are offered in...:

  • Capitólio – 70 km. It has become a tourism destination due to its beautiful waterfalls and clear water rivers. The Furnas Canyon is the main attraction with its stone walls enclosed by a lake formed by a dam. The nickname for the city is "Queen of the Lakes". Expressia Gardena goes there for R$31 (Dec 2021), Blablacar rides are for around R$20 (Dec 2021).
  • Belo Horizonte
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