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    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:

Road
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 reserve.

Bus
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.

Air
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
Ocean Air
2 times a day from São Paulo