Itaipava is a city about 85 km north of Rio de Janeiro City, actually considered part of the municipality of Petrópolis. The city is located on a mountain range and therefore is quite a bit colder than Rio city. Most housesm hotels and pousadas have fireplaces and offer great wine and hot drinks, making it a cosy and romantic place to be during the winter, when it becomes a refuge for celebrities from Rio de Janeiro.
In Itaipava you can find high quality restaurants, nightclubs and various country clubs. Some of the most expensive, run by well knowns chefs. But there are also excellent family restaurants or hotels that offer great food at more reasonable prices.
Nature lovers will also find what they are looking for: the surroundings of Itaipava offer beautiful mountain sceneries, forests and waterfalls.
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