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Address: Parque Nacional da Serra Geral, Cambara do Sul, State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Phone Number: 54-3251-1320
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I didn't believe when I discovered that there was this beauty in my state, Rio Grande do Sul, and I didn't know it! It's one of the most beautiful things I've seen in my life... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I didn't believe when I discovered that there was this beauty in my state, Rio Grande do Sul, and I didn't know it! It's one of the most beautiful things I've seen in my life. Totally worthy!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Amazing place! If you are going to visit just the Canyons you can go with your own car. To visit the fall and made trails is recommend to go with a guide. Beautiful! !

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Linden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

Personally we preferred Canyon Itaimbezinho but Fortaliza is also a worthwhile trip. In the last three years a bit more than half the road has been paved so the trip is easier than in the past. Unless it has been very rainy you can make the drive in any two wheel drive vehicle. As with all the canyons the earlier... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Really nice trekkings to perform in the canyons (Itaimbezinho & Fortaleza). During summer, the water level in the canyons is higher, which prevent agencies to do some trekkings (rio do boi for ex). The views can also be very badly impacted by the humidity clouds in the canyon (we have not seen a lot from Fortaleza). Best period to enjoy... More 

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Dongguan, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014 via mobile

Cannyon da Fortaleza, at the Parque Nacional dos Aparados da Serra, along with his brother Cannyon do Itaimbezinho are some if the greatest nature artwork. Not very near to small Cambará town, and seems more far due to the terrible road to access. However, in the past 20 years, I've been visiting the place several times. Driv e with patience,... More 

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Porto Alegre, RS
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

A place where we can admire the power of nature and the splendor of the canyons. It is a quiet place where you can take beautiful photos. It was very cold, but we enjoyed a lot.

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Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

A must see! Extremely beautiful, peaceful natural place... I went during summer (December) so it was hot! I want to go back during winter. Bring water. No bathroom or food facilities, which I think is great because it avoids trash. Not easy to reach with normal car. We hired a guide with a truck and it was a great idea... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

This is a truly stunningly beautiful natural area to do sightseeing. It is far away from urbanised areas so that adds to the peaceful atmosphere.

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Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Really nice place.. The road to the park has a lot of rocks/gravel but it is worth going. To walk in the border of a cliff that is 700 meters high, see the waterfalls going all the way down from the top and having a more than 100K clear view is something that you can do only a few times..... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

A must see for anyone coming to Porto Alegre or Florianopolis - Fortaleza and Itaimbezinho are the two best-known of over 20 canyons belonging to the same geologic range. Located over 1000m high, they are located about 30km from the ocean. Very nice combination of deep green of highland grass, trees and the gray of stone cliffs. The outdoor adventurous... More 

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Address: Parque Nacional da Serra Geral, Cambara do Sul, State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Phone Number: 54-3251-1320
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio Grande do Sul (RS)  >  Cambara do Sul

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