Ouro Preto

Ouro Preto, in the state of , is one of 's best-preserved colonial towns and a UNESCO world heritage site. Among other historical and colonial cities of Minas Gerais, Ouro Preto is one of the most popular travel destinations in Brazil.
Photo: Alvesgaspar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

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Photo: Luis Rizo, Public domain.

The Church of São Francisco de Assis is a Rococo Catholic church in Ouro Preto, . Photo: Rodrigo.Argenton, Public domain.

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Ouro Preto

-20.3852° or 20° 23' 6.6" south
-43.5036° or 43° 30' 13.1" west
United Nations Location Code
1201 metres (3940 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2035755491
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Ouro Preto
  • Arabic: أورو براتو
  • Basque: Ouro Preto
  • Belarusian: Ару-Прэту
  • Bishnupriya: ঔরো প্রেটো
  • Burmese: အော်ရိုပရီတိုမြို့
  • Catalan: Ouro Preto
  • Cebuano: Ouro Preto (munisipyo)
  • Cebuano: Ouro Preto
  • Chinese: Ouro Preto
  • Chinese: 欧鲁普雷图
  • Chinese: 歐魯普雷圖
  • Croatian: Ouro Preto
  • Czech: Ouro Preto
  • Danish: Ouro Preto
  • Dutch: Ouro Preto
  • English: Vila Rica de Ouro Preto
  • English: Vila Rica do Ouro Preto
  • Esperanto: OUR
  • Esperanto: Ouro Preto
  • Finnish: Ouro Preto
  • French: Ouro Preto
  • Galician: Ouro Preto
  • Georgian: ორუ-პრეტუ
  • Georgian: ორუ პრეტუ
  • German: Ouro Preto
  • Greek: Όρου Πρέτο
  • Greek: Όρου Πρέτου
  • Greek: Ούρο Πρέτο
  • Hebrew: אורו פרטו
  • Hungarian: Ouro Preto
  • Ido: Ouro Preto
  • Italian: Ouro Preto
  • Italian: Vila Rica do Ouro Preto
  • Japanese: オウロプレット
  • Japanese: オウロプレト
  • Japanese: オウロ・プレット
  • Japanese: オーロ・プレット
  • Japanese: ヴィラ・リカ・デ・オウロ・プレット
  • Kazakh: Orw-Pretw
  • Kazakh: Ору-Прету
  • Kazakh: ورۋ-پرەتۋ
  • Kirghiz: Ору-Прету
  • Korean: 빌라히카
  • Korean: 오루프레투
  • Korean: 오우로 프레토
  • Korean: 오우루프레투
  • Lithuanian: Oro Pretas
  • Maithili: अउरो प्रेटो
  • Malagasy: Ouro Preto
  • Min Nan Chinese: Ouro Preto
  • Nepali: अउरो प्रेटो
  • Norwegian: Ouro Preto
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Ouro Preto
  • Occitan (post 1500): Ouro Preto
  • Persian: اورو پرتو
  • Polish: Ouro Preto
  • Portuguese: Ouro Preto
  • Portuguese: Vila Rica
  • Portuguese: Vila Rica de Ouro Preto
  • Portuguese: Vila Rica do Ouro Preto
  • Romanian: Ouro Preto
  • Russian: Ору-Прету
  • Russian: Оуру-Прету
  • Serbian: Oro Preto
  • Serbian: Ouro Preto
  • Serbian: Оро Прето
  • Serbian: Оуро Прето
  • Serbo-Croatian: Ouro Preto
  • Slovak: Ouro Preto
  • Spanish: Ouro Preto
  • Swedish: Ouro Preto (kommun)
  • Swedish: Ouro Preto
  • Thai: Ouro Preto
  • Thai: โอรูเปรตู
  • Turkish: Ouro Preto
  • Ukrainian: Ору-Прету
  • Vietnamese: Ouro Preto
  • Volapük: Ouro Preto
  • Waray (Philippines): Ouro Preto
  • Wu Chinese: 欧鲁普雷图

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