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Mundo a Vapor Tours and Activities

Mundo a Vapor
A theme park devoted to all things steam-powered, Mundo a Vapor is a unique attraction that’s suitable for the whole family. It’s home to a miniature steam railway, a steam-powered sawmill, and a hydroelectric plant.

The Basics
Discover Brazil’s steam revolution through a series of fun and interactive exhibitions. Miniature replicas show steam-powered technology in all of its forms, which include a steam-powered railway, a steel mill, a tile factory, a quarry, the world’s smallest paper mill, and a Yerba Mate factory. There are more than 20 different exhibitions to discover, each of which offers insight into the manufacturing process of each machine.

Things to Know Before You Go

  • Mundo a Vapor is a great choice for families, due to exhibitions that are both entertaining and educational.
  • Don’t forget to take a photo of the dramatic entrance to Mundo a Vapor, which depicts the 1985 Paris Montparnasse train incident.
  • There is a gift shop and café on-site.

How to Get There

Mundo a Vapor park is located in Canela, around 66 miles (107 kilometers) northeast of Porto Alegre. There is no public transport directly to the park, but you can take a taxi from Canela or Gramado. There’s plenty of free parking outside of the park.  

When to Get There
The park is open daily, except Wednesdays, from 9am-5pm. The busiest months are December, January, and July, when it’s open every day.

Amusement Parks in Canela

Mundo a Vapor is one of a number of theme parks in the area. Also in Canela, you’ll find the Florybal Magic Park Land, which has rides aimed at children under 12 and a 7D cinema; and the Alpen Park, which has rollercoasters, ziplines, and other activities. In neighboring Gramado, there’s the winter-themed Snowland park, where you can try skiing and snowboarding, and Santa’s Village, the Brazilian home of Santa Claus.
Address: Av. Don Luiz Guanella, 1247 - Carniel, Canela - RS, 95680-000, Brazil
Admission: Varies
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Private Gramado and Canela Day Tour from Porto Alegre

Private Gramado and Canela Day Tour from Porto Alegre

Combine visits to Canela and Gramado, famous for their German architecture and influence, in a single 8-hour tour from Porto Alegre. Taste Bavarian-style food and chocolate, as well as perusing German crafts and touring the cities' landmarks. Round-trip transport from Porto Alegre hotels provided.
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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