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Lazaro and Santa Maria Waterfall

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Address: | Vargem Grande Reserve, Pirenopolis, State of Goias 72980-000, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 62 3331 3071
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Vargem Grande Ecological Reserve Lázaro and Santa Maria Waterfalls East...

Vargem Grande Ecological Reserve Lázaro and Santa Maria Waterfalls East exit - Pireneus road km 11 (8km on dirty road) Trail: 500 meters as far as Santa Maria Waterfall (slight level) Trail: 1500 meters as far as Lazaro Waterfall (moderate level) Improvements: parking lot, cafeteria and restroom. Open daily from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.

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Perfect for young children

Santa Maria is certainly the best waterfall to go with family and young children, you don't have to walk to much to get on it, and the place looks like a beach, with white... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 30, 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Santa Maria is certainly the best waterfall to go with family and young children, you don't have to walk to much to get on it, and the place looks like a beach, with white sand. Go early, after 14h it's start to get to cold, because the shadow. It's expensive, about 50 reais per person, but they have a nice... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

nice place to visit with kids, you dont have to walk so much far and there is a snack bar where you will find drinks and something to drink. Minhas filhas adoram esse ligar, com um bom espaço para ficar. Só evite em feriados,pois fica muito cheio.

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Brazil
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

Santa Maria is a Beautiful waterfall with easy access for children. Just make sure to take food and drinks as there is no infra down.

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Calgary
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

We went to both of these waterfalls and the next day went to Abade. Each are spectacular but would rank Lazaro the best followed by Abade and Santa Maria. The trek is easily doable with a sedan but wouldn't want to do it in the rain mor with a pregnant wife as it may induce labour. As for me, I... More 

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Jatai, GO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2015

You have to walk quite a lot but is is worth. The waterfall and the place around are really beautiful

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

Just come back from this wonderful waterfall , first time in my live ... And believe me I'm from Goiania! Satisfied and impress with everything ! Just fall in Iove with Pirenopolis ! Super recommend !

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Reno, Nevada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2015

My extended family and I went to the falls today.it is R25 per adult but worth it nice trails and very clean. They keep it very pretty. It was my first time here. The first falls to the left at the Y in the trail, are very pretty with a large pool of water to swim in and big sand... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2015

And I said yes! We first went to Santa Maria waterfall, but decided to keep going and have our picnic at Lazaro (we saw no information regarding food in the area, only about deposing waste). Lazaro is beautiful, and a louder waterfall than Santa Maria with a bigger and deeper area at the base of the fall. Gorgeous and memorable... More 

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Sunnyvale, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2015

Both of these waterfalls are amazing. I decided to propose to my girlfriend here at the Lazaro waterfall and I could not be happier with the location. The Santa Maria waterfall is located about 300m from the parking spot. The Lazaro waterfall is another 1.2km more away from the Santa Maria waterfall with a lot of steps. In the heat... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

Really great, beautiful place! I love it. In my opinion the best waterfall in Pirenopolis. It's definitely worth to visit!

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