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Serro is a Brazilian municipality in the state of Minas Gerais. Its estimated population in 2019 was 20 966 inhabitants.
Located in the central-northeast of Minas Gerais, in the central region of Serra do Espinhao, Serro is 325 kilometers from Belo Horizonte. It is part of the Caminho dos Diamantes and Estrada Real, a legacy of the mines that attracted the So Paulo and Northeastern pioneers in the 18th century. A municipality surrounded by mountains, hills, rivers and waterfalls, Serro presents itself as a destination for lovers of historical and ecological tourism.
In addition to the natural beauties and mines, Serro has a rich historical and cultural heritage and produces the famous Queijo do Serro, one of the best known varieties of Minas Gerais cheese, and its recipe has even become an intangible cultural heritage of the state of Minas Gerais in 2002 .

Serro um municpio brasileiro do estado de Minas Gerais. Sua populao estimada em 2019 era de 20 966 habitantes.
Situado no centro-nordeste de Minas Gerais, na regio central da Serra do Espinhao, Serro fica a 325 quilmetros de Belo Horizonte. Faz parte do Caminho dos Diamantes e da Estrada Real, uma herana das minas que atraram os bandeirantes paulistas e nordestinos no sculo XVIII. Municpio rodeado por serras, morros, rios e cachoeiras, o Serro se apresenta como destino para os apreciadores do turismo histrico e ecolgico.
Alm das belezas naturais e das minas, o Serro possui um rico patrimnio histrico-cultural e produz o famoso Queijo do Serro, uma das mais conhecidas variedades do queijo mineiro, tendo inclusive sua receita se tornado patrimnio cultural imaterial do estado de Minas Gerais em 2002.

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