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Gruta Da Lapinha

Address: Estrada Campinho Lapinha | Parque Estadual do Sumidouro, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Phone Number: +55(31) 3661-8671
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Caverns/ Caves, Nature & Parks
Owner description: Tue-Sun 8.30am-5pm
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Type: Caverns/ Caves, Nature & Parks
Owner description: Tue-Sun 8.30am-5pm
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English first
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168 reviews 168 reviews
58 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This cavern is fantastic... If you like to have experiences with nature, supported by a good staff and very well planed visit, you should go there!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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93 reviews 93 reviews
32 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Make sure you book as we arrived at two and due to a school trip could not get in. It was booked for one hour by school trip and closed at four!

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3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

The cave has "rooms" with amazing shapes formes over millions of years. It's a place worth visiting by its natural beauty, besides the museum with lots of pieces of fossils and a bit of the history of the region.

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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181 reviews 181 reviews
68 attraction reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

This is an amazing site to visit when in Minas Gerais state. The Danish cientis Peter Lund is the discoverer and explorer of many sites in the area. Anthropology and history together.

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