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Cachoeira do Rio do Engenho ( Cachoeira do Cleandro )

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A surprise

We went by boat and this is a very humble place with a post where you can by Cachaça ( local... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2016
Sao Paulo, SP
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A piece of heaven on earth

The trip to get there is an adventure apart, the place itself is a private property where the owner... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2016
Laila S
San Diego, California
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
16 Jan 2018
“Nice for a visit”
19 Nov 2016
“A surprise ”
Estrada de Taboquinhas | Rio de Conta, Itacare, State of Bahia, Brazil
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

This waterfall is not very big, but you can spend some time here. The water is not cold as most waterfalls. The trail to the waterfall is not easy but it is short. You can get there only by boat, which leaves from the Coroa...More

Thank Fabiano F
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We went by boat and this is a very humble place with a post where you can by Cachaça ( local destilado of Cane ) , Chocolate & banana sweets ( bananada ) I think this place need a little of physical effort , but...More

Thank ilzoa
Reviewed 7 January 2016

The trip to get there is an adventure apart, the place itself is a private property where the owner (Mr. Cleandro) greets you with a variety of naturals products for sale that are made in his property. He is a delightful person, who is willing...More

Thank Laila S
Reviewed 30 June 2015

if you want to take a break from beach life.... get into a small motorboat or canoe and get up the river, feeling like you are in another world, passing mangrooves full of crabs, to get to Cleandro waterfall where you enjoy the fresh clear...More

Thank Pousada Tanara T
Reviewed 2 February 2015

You can easily find a native at the harbour who could take you there in a small canoe. Negotiate the price first. You have to go up the Rio das Contas to get there. The river ride by itself is already amazing. Bring some spare...More

Thank MacUser009
Reviewed 22 February 2012

do this in the evening - great to return on sunset!! very relaxing and chilled. waterfall & little swim is lovely, but the highlight is the canoe trip back. extra paddles if you want to have a go also!

Thank 2feetwalking
Reviewed 21 January 2012

it's great to feal the contact with nature!! Brazil is such an amazing place for this kind of activities, but this one you must enjoy it!

Thank Anne W
Reviewed 7 January 2012

the river Rio de Contas reminds me of the Amazon, and the arrival at the Cocoa farm through the mangroves on a genuine canoe, made out of one tree, is like in a movie. The waterfall is inmidst the jungle and has a nice pool...More

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