By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Carrancas is a Brazilian municipality located in the south of the state of Minas Gerais and is little known among travelers in Brazil. Preserving the most beautiful natural treasures from Cerrado, Carrancas has a typical countryside environment. For those looking for stunning waterfalls, cave paintings and a lovely village, the approximately six-hour trip from Rio de Janeiro to Carrancas is definitely worth it.
Inhabited by less than 4,000 people, the peaceful Carrancas is close to the cities of Lavras, Cruzília and the famous Tiradentes, touristic destination among those . . .