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Cachoeira do Simao, Goncalves
(4.4/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
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 a part of your Goncalves vacation plans using our Goncalves tourist route planner.
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  • I didn't like and very small and fit little ladies and there you have no where to park. And on the side of the road so I couldn't stop to view the waterfall, as had other cars stopped.
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  • Beautiful waterfall with a super easy access, is right on the edge of the road and takes place to stop the car. The way she's also well signposted.
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  • Is a small waterfall, near the town, and there is no need of any trail for arrive. To cool off in the water seems to be safe.
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  • Linda cachoeira.
  • Linda cachoeira
  • Cachoeira linda e águas limpas. Ótima para um mergulho refrescante.
  • Um lugar lindo, águas limpas, uma piscina natural.
  • Bom pra refrescar, linda paisagem e belas quedas.