Trem Caipira


PHASE OF IMPLEMENTATION

The "Caipira Train" is a light rail vehicle - LRV, consisting of a driving vehicle with capacity for 28 seated passengers and the trailer with 30 seated passengers, totaling 58 seats. The composition was acquired in 2008 with funds from the Ministry of Tourism.
With the aim of promoting tourism in the city of São José do Rio Preto and Schmitt Engineer District, the "Capira Train" will cover a stretch of about 10.5 km in the midst of countryside, taking passengers on a journey to the bucolic meeting of homemade sweets factory Schmitt, famous throughout Brazil.
In addition to the inland and delicious sweets traditions found in Schmitt District, one of the local highlights is the Parish of Santa Apollonia, the only of Latin America with the Universal Patron of Dental Surgeons, Dental and protective of the evils of the face.

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Praça Paul Harris S/N
São José do Rio Preto / SP
Engenheiro Schmitt / SP

Postal Code:
Phone: (17) 3203-1152
E-mail:semdec@riopreto.sp.gov.br
Scheduled for every 1st Sunday of each month
Departure from São Jose do Rio Preto – 10:00 am
Schmitt Engineer Arrival - 10:40 am
Staying in Schmitt up to 1:00 pm
Departure from Schmitt: 1:00 pm
Return to Sao Jose do Rio Preto: 2:00 pm
Approximately 10.5 km between the railway stations, Sao Jose do Rio Preto and Schmitt Engineer. The tour provides the return path.
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Sao José do Rio Preto Train Station / Engenheiro Schmitt Train Station
Train Station of São José do Rio Preto
Train Station of Engenheiro Schmitt
The Municipal Dam Park
SWIFT
The Engenheiro Schmitt District
The factories of homemade candy
The Parish of Santa Apollonia
The Craft Fair
The varied cuisine
Sao Jose do Rio Preto has varied cuisine, offering visitors restaurants in various segments, such as Mexican, Japanese, Uruguayan, Italian, Chinese, Arabic, among others. The bars and snacks are also a big draw for the variety of menus and attractions.
Since the “caipira” traditions with good music from “viola” (kind of guitar) until the gaucho culture, through MPB, Rock, Hip Hop, ”São José do Rio Preto” is a city of eclectic repertoire. The music scene also includes the classical music with the Orchestra and Symphonic Band, in addition to the work by internationally recognize ... see more
Since the “caipira” traditions with good music from “viola” (kind of guitar) until the gaucho culture, through MPB, Rock, Hip Hop, ”São José do Rio Preto” is a city of eclectic repertoire. The music scene also includes the classical music with the Orchestra and Symphonic Band, in addition to the work by internationally recognized conductors.
The Cultural Tourist Project "CaipiraTrain" was created with the aim of promoting tourism in “Engenheiro Schmitt” District, famous for homemade candy factories and still offer to the “São José do Rio Preto” visitor and tourist, another entertainment attraction. Walking along a stretch of approximately 10.5 km between the city an ... see more
The Cultural Tourist Project "CaipiraTrain" was created with the aim of promoting tourism in “Engenheiro Schmitt” District, famous for homemade candy factories and still offer to the “São José do Rio Preto” visitor and tourist, another entertainment attraction. Walking along a stretch of approximately 10.5 km between the city and the district, the "CaipiraTrain" will take the visitor on a meeting with the country culture, since in the project is expected the "Caipira Museum" to be installed in the station “Engenheiro Schmitt”. In addition, on each trip, visitors will be welcome by artisans and their beautiful works, and has the support of an entire hotel, restaurants, bars, shops infrastructure, making the visit in “São José do Rio Preto” go far beyond a simple train ride.
Sao Jose do Rio Preto is located in the Northern of São Paulo State, 441 km far from the capital São Paulo and 500 meters over the sea level. The biome is formed by the Cerrado, Cerradinho, Capoeira. On path of the “Caipira Train” the landscape is predominantly rural, across a short stretch on the board of the “Parque da Represa ... see more
Sao Jose do Rio Preto is located in the Northern of São Paulo State, 441 km far from the capital São Paulo and 500 meters over the sea level. The biome is formed by the Cerrado, Cerradinho, Capoeira. On path of the “Caipira Train” the landscape is predominantly rural, across a short stretch on the board of the “Parque da Represa Municipal “ (City Dam Park), in urban areas, with natural attractions that delight all visitors.