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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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  • Capoeira is fantastic, especially for those who are afraid of the dark water of high, because the waterfall does not have well, you can stay under the water drop in the level of the knees. The waterfall is within a 40 km distant from property sheets. Access is easy, the fee is $20 per person and shall be paid on the spot. On the farm there is a restaurant and some cottages.
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  • The trail is light and very pretty. The waterfall is beautiful!!! The amazing thing is going through and view the waterfall from inside her.
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  • The waterfall was filled thanks to the rains that fell on high in recent days. Access by car is by a dirt road. If it has rained not advise going to the mosquito.
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