Boca da Onca Falls, Bodoquena

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Eleven waterfalls with three stops for swimming and a chance to rappel make the Boca da Onca Falls a must see for the nature lover in you. You'll climb up 800 stairs to the top of waterfalls that descend like veils over the craggy rocks. Once there, you will rappel in a pair over the ledge down 90 m (295 ft) into a gorge. This is a good option for a beginner to the outdoors, as you will be guided through the area by a trained professional and a maintained wooden walkway make up the trail. Before arriving, brush up on your Portuguese because not all the guides speak English. However, language skill won't be needed around the delicious meal they will lay before you at the end of your tour. To visit Boca da Onca Falls and other attractions in Bodoquena, use our Bodoquena itinerary maker.
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  • Excellent ride goes through several waterfalls and rivers, without doubt one of the most beautiful is the monkey hole!!! Well worth going, but it's a long trail, and the worst part is the staircase to get up on the platform, sedentary people, children and the elderly, it can be very difficult to carry out. Is very worthwhile as it passes through several beautiful places, the Jaguar mouth falls is the last of the parade, and the highest in the State, really very beautiful! I loved it!
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  • When talking on the sidewalk you may end up getting scared by the time and the famous Spanish steps. I mean forget everything and just admire the beauty of this place that we will never forget! Good starting ... The receptive that is on the farm is excellent, beautiful and with great service. The breakfast is simple but good, the lunch is pretty good and worth!! even though many options! The route begins with the truck taking you ... until the beginning of the trail in which you when buying the package can do rappelling or not "cost a little high." There are two ways to start the trail. Starting the trail by waterfalls and ending with the staircase simply "886" steps or if you like I give luck to start down the stairs "more practical". The trail is very well made and it's not really tiring because the various stops and baths to relieve the heat!!! The course takes on average 4 hours with a stop about 20 minutes at each waterfall, 4 bath parade! Enjoy a bath in all the waterfalls, do not be afraid of cold water because it is delicious and very much invigorates! Because you will not have enjoyed everything! I took a shower in all possible!! The Guide Pedro was excellent! The visit was unforgettable to this site!!!
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  • Compulsory tour. There are 2 ways to accomplish the ride down the trail or climbing. I ran down, where at first it requires a big effort to go down the more than 800 stairs (about 90 to 100 m descent), but worth at visual and the waterfalls. At every stop, a waterfall more beautiful than the other, leaving the best for last (hole of the monkey). Well informed Guide, and within the limits of the group.
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