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Caraca Natural Reserve

Rodovia MG 436 via Barao de Cocais, antes de chegar a Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
31 3837-2698
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Description: Mon-Fri 7am-5pm, Sat-Sun 8am-5pm
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Cologne, Germany
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Great place to relax and lay back. Good food, great tracks to the waterfalls and natural pools. The accomodation is in a old monastery.

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Riga, Latvia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

If you want to see true Brazilian nature, take a bus to Barao de Cocais from Belo Horizonte and then a taxi to the sanctuary. The sanctuary dates back to 1770 - it is a wonderful place to stay breathing history in every polished wooden floorboard. Could feel like staying in a place described by Ecco in "The name of... More

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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40 reviews 40 reviews
22 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

There is a phase of increased visitation and offers a wonderful ride for a reasonable price. There can not take crowds and needs better management and care.

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