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Gruta Da Lapinha

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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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Description: Tue-Sun 8.30am-5pm

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One cannot believe that nature can form this kind of things with water ! They give the guests a lot of access to places that probably we can´t see around the world. The food is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
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Belo Horizonte, MG
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Belo Horizonte, MG
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

One cannot believe that nature can form this kind of things with water ! They give the guests a lot of access to places that probably we can´t see around the world. The food is average, the restrooms are average.

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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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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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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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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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