Cachoeira do Simao, Goncalves

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Located just 3 kilometers (less than 2 mi) from the city center, Cachoeira do Simao is known for its crystal clear waters cascading into a large natural swimming pool. You can hire a local guide to take you to this waterfall, which can be accessed by a well-maintained rustic road. A guide can also indicate safe swimming spots in the area. If you choose to do so, keep in mind that the water here can be icy cold and unpredictable. Visitors travelling with small children prefer to picnic near the water or hike around the waterfall, which is surrounded by lush vegetation virtually unspoiled by man. Make Cachoeira do Simao part of your personalized Goncalves itinerary using our Goncalves trip planner .
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  • Surprisingly well preserved, despite the very easy access and parking nearby. Beautiful waterfall. In the summer it must be great, because the water is icy.
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  • We did the trail to the falls and it was wonderful to contemplate the aguas and the ways in which we spent.
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  • Normal falls.. worth the visit because the access is very easy ... we were with a baby and was sussa.. no surprise
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Characterful, rustic lodges and pousadas (guesthouses) represent the most popular accommodation styles in Goncalves, with little price differentiation between them. A couple lodgings located on the outskirts of town offer larger grounds, while some include additional services, such as breakfast and tour booking. Due to the relatively small number of options available, you'll need to reserve your accommodations in Goncalves in advance. Campsites offer a good choice for getting directly out into the surrounding landscape.
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