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Cool place to swim

The water is cold but it really worth swimming there. The "lake" is kind of big and you don't feel... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
LAURENT N
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Gorgeous water and landscape

It's a light and easy hike I was recovering from a leg injury and was able to enjoy the entire... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Ivana E
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8 Aug 2018
“Cool place to swim”
9 Jul 2018
“Gorgeous water and landscape”
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

The water is cold but it really worth swimming there. The "lake" is kind of big and you don't feel like the place is crownded. We got there with a guide but you can go without if you spot the shop nect to the road...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LAURENT N
Reviewed 10 July 2018

It's a light and easy hike I was recovering from a leg injury and was able to enjoy the entire time. I would recommend hiring a guide to drive you out there.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ivana E
Reviewed 9 February 2018

We visited this waterfall on the first day. It's not too far away so is good when you have a half day to fill. Wonderful swimming and a chance to get under the waterfall. Really enjoyed it and highly recommend it.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit. Beautiful and incredible for swimming. There is a restaurant with food both close to the river and at the entrance for complete meals. No guide needed and free!!!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank 610samueln
Reviewed 16 March 2017

It's so nice there to take a swim, escape the heat. Jump into the water, but be careful. We were out of the main season, so it was not very busy, which is good. Really enjoyed that place.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank benfeinmusic
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Great views and swimming. We did it late afternoon and skipped the crowd. Kids loved it! Even with nos too much water in the waterfall it was worth it. Beautiful!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank MN_VF
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Really good place to Swim and Experience swimming through a waterfall if you fancy. My first ever swim through the powerful water of a waterfall, very refreshing and fun.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Senhorpowers
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The falls are easy to climb to (after a 200m swim) and refreshing Going higher I think can be dangerous. The lake itself is refreshing and the whole area is beautiful and relaxing, with special note to the ferns growing and dnagling from the rocks...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank FairGlobalTraveler
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The waterfall and the pool below it is really beautiful, but don't go there during a brasilian feriado! The number of people being there with you takes the fun out of being there...

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

While in Chapada Diamantina we've visited a few waterfalls. This was our first one, probably due to the easy access. We went for a swim on its cold waters, which was very welcome on a hot day. The water is black due to sediments of...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Victor A
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