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Parque Salto del Penitente, Minas

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Wildlife Area
Trek through Parque Salto del Penitente, a park that surrounds the 60 m (196 ft) waterfall. Enjoy the fresh air as you climb to the lookout point and view the narrow, rushing cascade. The trek is short but steep, so bring suitable footwear and don't forget a bathing suit for swimming in the waterfall's natural pool. Try horseback riding provided by the park's management; or for the more adventurous the park offers ziplining and rappelling. The restaurant overlooking the waterfall serves up a couple of tasty meal options. Take a look at our Minas vacation builder to schedule your visit to Parque Salto del Penitente and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • at the time that were had not much water, so the jump actually was not very striking, take a rich snack at your coffee shop is easy to walk through the area
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  • Much improved path to arrive. It is a very beautiful place for psar day or go for a while. bring comfortable shoes to be able to go down the stone steps. There is a zip-line. bike rental, and a hostel to sleep.
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  • Small waterfall, that is you greatly improved access. A parador located, constructed and with a correct service. There are areas that retain their wild side and a very nice visit for which does not know this waterfall.
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