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Mosquitos Waterfall, Lencois
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One of the most beautiful waterfalls you will see in Parque Nacional da Chapada Diamantina, Mosquitos Waterfall has an impressive 50 m (164 ft) drop, surrounded by huge walls made of layers of ancient rock covered in lush vegetation. At its base, you can swim in the cool, dark pools or take a revitalizing shower under the falling water, and after climbing to the top, you can stand directly over the fall and look down for some amazing visuals. To reach Mosquitos Waterfall, you have to trek through the privately-owned Fazenda Os Impossíveis, and if you get hungry, the owner will prepare you some delicious food. Sharing the name given to the small diamonds that were found in the area, not the bothersome insects, while you probably won't see any of the precious stones, you might catch a glimpse of the king vultures that nest in the area. Put Mosquitos Waterfall at the forefront of your travel plans using our Lencois family vacation planner.
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  • Mosquito falls, is close to sheets ... arriving at the farm where she is located there is payment of 15 reais per person and follows more mile, where it leaves the car and do a 20 minute track, take moderate intensity (actually around that is consider moderate, is rising). In the month I was she was more empty, and can take a bath at the foot of the waterfall ". Very beautiful and easy to access.
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  • Very cute, can be easily unlike other waterfalls. You can enjoy within the waterfall, and is very safe!
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  • The waterfall is a delight, very pretty and the walk there is very short, only the back that has a rise, but no big deal. The restaurant before the trail is very worthwhile, simple and delicious food.
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