Morro Grande, Itamonte municipal district, Minas Gerais State, Brazil.
The municipal district of Itamonte and Bocaina of Minas are located on the highest point of Mantiqueira mountain ridge, called Serra da Mantiqueira and embraces Itatiaia National Park. A scenery of amazing landscapes, rivers, waterfalls and river rapids of unmatchable beauty. The area preserve remains of Mata Atlantica ecosystem in a unique mountain range with many natural resources.
The chosen location of ecovillage VIVER SIMPLES is within APA (area of national environment protection) of Serra da Mantiqueira, in a community predominately rural, deprived of cultural and technological initiatives. The land is rich in mineral waters, source of the good waters of south of Minas. Good highways guarantee easy access from three great urban centers of Brazil: São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro e Minas Gerais.

Distances: Belo Horizonte - 360 km, São Paulo - 295 km, Rio de Janeiro - 205 Km

Area: 16 Hectares

Altitude: 1.400 m

Climate: Humid Tropical (dry Winter and humid Summer)

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