||The RPPN FMA is located at
the 48th Km of the BR 474 road that links Caratinga to Ipanema, there
are a diversity of means to access it, as bellow:
At the BR 116 road, when passing by Caratinga City, get the exit to
Ipanema (BR 474 road); it is 30 km of paved road up to São
João do Jacutinga then another 18 km of dirty road up to the
There are various regular bus lines from the main Cities like Rio
de Janeiro, São Paulo, Belo Horizonte or Vitoria to Caratinga.
From Caratinga there are three daily lines to Ipanema which pass inside
Santo Antonio do Jacutinga, the closest (8 km) district to the reserve.
In Santo Antonio, you’ll meet guides to take you to the reserve.
Ipatinga airport is around 1,5hr drive from the reserve; flights to
Ipatinga are available as follows:
Total Linhas Aéreas
3 times a day from Belo Horizonte
2 times a day from São Paulo