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Address: Rio Sao Francisco, Caninde de Sao Francisco, State of Sergipe, Brazil

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Amazing what can be done for good.

Canions of Xingo is a contribution to Nature made by man. It is is said to be the fifth largest navigated canion in the world. It is in the reservatory of a damm which took... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Brasilia, Brazil
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Brasilia, Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Canions of Xingo is a contribution to Nature made by man. It is is said to be the fifth largest navigated canion in the world. It is in the reservatory of a damm which took twelve years to be finished,and was named S. Jose Lake. Tourists are taken to cross the lake and doing this onde could ser very interesting... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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58 reviews 58 reviews
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

It takes about 4 hours to get to this panoramic site from Aracajú - SE. It costs roughly $65.00 (per person) and it includes bus transportation (with 2 unexplainable stops on the way) and a boat ride on the river. Once you are on the boat, the guide talks about the scenery around you and about what you are going... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

The canyons and the whole area generally are quite beautiful and make a worthwhile side journey for those travelling in the north-east or to-from Serra da Capivara. The canyons can be seen through one of the 3 hour boat trips with several departure times (approximately 10km from Caninde de Sao Francisco) throughout the day. The trip involves a one hour... More 

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