Chapada dos Guimarães
Chapada dos Guimarães has several tourist attractions: 46 archaeological sites; two paleontological sites; 59 springs; 487 waterfalls; 3300 km ² National Park; 2518 km ² Area of Environmental Protection; two state reserves; two municipal parks; two parkways; 157 km of walls; 42 properties listed by Iphan; 38 endemic species.
Chapada dos Guimarães:
Chapada was once considered the largest municipality in the world, due to their former territory of about 269,000 km ². The municipality of Chapada dos Guimarães gave municipalities as Alta Floresta, Colíder, Sinop, New Brasilândia Paranatinga and others. Has several attractions such as, predominantly the National Park of Chapada dos Guimarães, with waterfalls, caves, ponds and trails in the midst of a typical nature of cerrado vegetation in the city.
The National Park of Chapada dos Guimarães is located between the Atlantic and Pacific where the geodesic center of South America Its landscape is characterized by gigantic stone sculptures, a multicolored sky and an electromagnetic corridor, which attracts many sensitive people, by electromagnetic forces gather, besides being a former grazing dinosaurs 64 million cataloged anos.Possui 46 archaeological sites on their 33,000 acres of which are engraved inscriptions and paintings made by ancestors. The park is considered a true open-air museum where dinosaur bones from the Jurassic period, numerous fossils of other animals and shells were found, among other treasures.
There occurrence of archaeological and historical sites of importance for humanity to know a little about the lives of their ancestors. Among these attributes are: rock-shelters and lithic workshops, with paintings and rock carvings. It lies on one of the ancient tectonic plates of the planet besides having huge sandstone mountains.
Its vegetation is cerrado, with twisted trees and a wide variety of species of fragrant flowers. It is also considered a pharmacy in the open, by having hundreds of medicinal herbs, all endangered. In addition, you will also find some species more characteristic of the Cerrado as rosewood; the dirty field – characterized by murici – the closed field – marked by grasses and cerrado rupestre – environment of different orchids and fauna bromélias.A’s main representatives and the alligator snapping turtles crown, beyond the maned wolf, the pampas deer, pampas cat, giant anteater and giant armadillo (endangered), among others. Climate: From May to September there is sun all day and the trails become completely accessible. Between December and April rains a lot in the area and the trails are very dangerous.
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