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Good swimming

From the centre of Lencois this place is almost an hour walking, pretty easy. At the big white... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2014
Leiden, The Netherlands
Really nice for having fun

There's a moderate trail until you can get to the fall from Lençóis. Be careful when jumping into... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2014
Campinas, SP
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Lencois, State of Bahia, Brazil
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Reviewed 8 November 2014

Ribeirao do Meio Waterfall is about an hours easy walking away from Lençois, good for swimming. Nothing spectacular but ideal to alternate as a relaxing afternoon between the more exhaustive walks in Chapada Diamantina

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank quecoi
Reviewed 4 July 2014

From the centre of Lencois this place is almost an hour walking, pretty easy. At the big white church you go to the right, keep walking until you reach a dirt road that leads through a forest to the riberao do meio. It is a...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank davidoffski
Reviewed 11 May 2014

although it's one of the most crowded waterfalls near the city of Lençois, it's a beautiful spot, with fun natural pools :)

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed 24 January 2014 via mobile

There's a moderate trail until you can get to the fall from Lençóis. Be careful when jumping into the river, the water is clean but very dark, so you can't see the rocks inside it, people havê died there.

1  Thank JonathanFenile
Reviewed 18 July 2013

We were super lucky that on the last day of our stay in Lencois we met a couple of local Brazilian guys who offered to take us to Ribeirao do Meio, we never would have found it by ourselves otherwise. It's the perfect place to...More

Date of experience: October 2012
1  Thank MaxineCl
Reviewed 11 April 2013

i really liked this 45 mins walk into the nature.the fall is good and its possible to take a bath while overlooking the surrounding.

Date of experience: March 2013
1  Thank roby-london
Reviewed 3 March 2013

A magical place with natural waterslights and pools. A great place to relax when you are tired from hiking to much.

Date of experience: April 2012
1  Thank jozinho
Reviewed 22 January 2013

An easy to visit place without a guide although a lot of people do it as part of Sossego trek. It is a gorgeous place and if enough water you can slide down the "waterfall", can get very crowded on weekends and on our last...More

Date of experience: January 2013
1  Thank teamflames
Reviewed 23 October 2012

natural water slide - you don't get that one often. try it, a little bumpy, but it works :) just don't drink the water.....

Date of experience: October 2012
1  Thank Sebastian D
Reviewed 11 May 2012

Nice natural pools, close to the city. Avoid weekends and holidays.

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank Annex_BR
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