Lagoon, Rio de Janeiro

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Named in 2012 as one of National Geographic's “25 Wonders of the World," Blue Lagoon has evolved from its infancy as a reservoir of geothermal runoff into a world of geothermal wonder.

The unique properties of its waters provide not only an enchanting lagoon experience, but also the patented, active ingredients in Blue Lagoon skin care: silica, algae, and minerals.

Blue Lagoon is located in a sprawling, 800­ year ­old lava field in the heart of the Reykjanes Peninsula – a UNESCO Geopark. Just 20 minutes from Keflavík International Airport and 50 minutes from Reykjavík, Blue Lagoon is simultaneously remote and easily accessible.
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  • Perfect view, great service, good food. The Lagoon has become one of the places that we have to go every time we go in the river. It's worth the investment. A good tip is to go for lunch and stay there until the afternoon.
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  • This is definately one of the best venues for enjoying a good meal, on a nice balcony and enjoy the sun set over the lagoon...excellent!  more »
  • The site has a very nice pond, has two piers where we can relax enjoying various sights of Rio de Janeiro, the complex has movies and restaurants and a good parking lot. On several occasions occur some fairs gastronomicas very good with that stood on this Sunday 1 Vegan and Organic Circuit
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  • Always a nice choice when you close to Rio's Lagoa.
  • Excellent entertainment. Good food and nice view.
  • Good restaurants, nice view
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  • Great place to go with your family

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