Andorinhas waterfall, Ouro Preto
(4.1/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Private tours take visitors to the pristine Andorinhas waterfall, located in Parque das Andorinhas, a large environmental protection area. Expert guides can lead you up a series of trails leading to this waterfall, which is famous for its rock formations creating a sort of small cave. These ancient stones attract hundreds of swallows each summer, prompting locals to call this site the "Waterfall of the Swallows." Keep in mind that in order to enter this cavern you will need to go down a short ladder, so comfortable clothes and soft shoes are highly recommended. For those looking for less adventure and more relaxation, the park also offers a variety of activities, like swimming, sunbathing, , and picnicking. Our Ouro Preto trip itinerary planner makes visiting Andorinhas waterfall and other Ouro Preto attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • An incredible view of the mountains of Minas Gerais, with a waterfall between the stones that renews the soul with a bath! Have a place to sit and eat a snack, meditate, bathroom. Extremely Valley!
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  • Beautiful waterfall that is inside a cave. You must be careful when going down the wooden ladder that provides access to the main shaft of the waterfall, but nothing get in the way of the walk. The visual of the waterfall, but of the entire Park is sensational. The waterfall, despite being inside a cave, it is excellent for swimming. A lot of good energy in this place. Well worth getting to know.
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  • Very beautiful, very much worth the penalty. A wonderful and unforgettable waterfall bath and stunning views. Only the location of the falls that needs to be better signaled
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