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Address: Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Description: Lake Guaiba receives the water of Jacui River, Cai River, Sinos River and...
Lake Guaiba receives the water of Jacui River, Cai River, Sinos River and Gravatai River.
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running out of what to do and lot of time on our hand we ended up doing this tour - was an okay option for a hot summer afternoon.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 10, 2015
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Chicago,IL
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97 reviews 97 reviews
25 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

running out of what to do and lot of time on our hand we ended up doing this tour - was an okay option for a hot summer afternoon.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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51 reviews 51 reviews
9 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

The Steihaus restaurant carries on a family tradition of many years in germanica cuisine in Porto Alegre. If there is a place where I have always been met in the same way, kind and correct, and always ate dishes taste the same without amendment by savings in components or unwillingness of the chef, this is the place. The owner, Sergio,... More 

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Maryland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

NIce place to walk, run or rent a bike along the paths. Lots of families hangout their on Sunday. You can rent a pedal bike for a family while drinking fresh coconut water.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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143 reviews 143 reviews
66 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

It is beautiful lake looking from distance but once you are on the water you quickly realise how polluted the river is. Real shame as it is perfect place to unwind around the lake and watch the sunset.

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Dongguan, China
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119 reviews 119 reviews
33 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Whether you drive along the riverside, or you (risk and) park your car at Santa Teresa hill, the view is spectacular and sunset is one of the most beautiful in the world. Extend your ride to Ipanema riverside and stop for a beer on that fancy district. A perfect place for happy hour

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Florianopolis, SC
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Sunsets and jogging along marina park along Guaita river is awesome but it's water is dirty for bathing

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Porto Alegre, RS
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Beautiful sunset of Porto Alegre city. Try the view of the city from the river by riding the "Cisne Branco" boat, that goes around the river in a - one and a half hour tour.

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Curitiba, PR
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82 reviews 82 reviews
47 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

What a wonderful experience, sitting close to the lake, watching the sunset, having a nice chat with friends, having tea... If you're in Porto Alegre, don't forget to be at the Guaiba Lake before the sunset with a big bottle of the traditional tea, chimarao!

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Lima, Peru
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96 reviews 96 reviews
75 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

If you're in the mood of a picnic you can go here, is very nice and the lake is big so you can take a lot of picutres

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Manila
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44 reviews 44 reviews
6 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

If a local offers to bring you around and show you the sites, go! Nice suburb in the Zona Sul area of Porto Alegre will show a slightly different way of living from the more commonly visited northern/ central area. And there's a guy with a minivan who cooks churro filled with dolce de leche or chocolate (take your pick)... More 

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