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Santuario Vagafogo

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Address: Acesso pela rua do Carmo Km 6, Pirenopolis, State of Goias 72980-000, Brazil
Phone Number: (62) 3335-8515

Daily 9am-5pm

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Vagafogo is a mandatory place to visit should you want to explore the nature by walking, relax having a tea by trees or enjoying a wonderful brunch covered by complete... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 30, 2016
Osni F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

Vagafogo is a mandatory place to visit should you want to explore the nature by walking, relax having a tea by trees or enjoying a wonderful brunch covered by complete explanations by nice people that run the place. Deciding to try the brunch.... go hungry! and enjoy the meal!

Thank Osni F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2016

The drive to this sanctuary is some six kilometers from town on a dirt road that is not easy but passable with a rented car. The sanctuary is run by a family and produces all the foods that are served for the brunch which is delicious. The brunch is available until about 4:30 pm and is reasonably priced at about... More 

2 Thank trifectatraveler
Goiania, GO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2015

This is the third time I've been there and I really enjoyed it. This time I took a group of friends from the US and they just loved the variety of bread, jelly, juice etc. It is really worth.

Thank GercinoNeto
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2015

Vagafogo's brunch was incredible! The home-made breads and rolls were outstanding. Almost all were local products from the Brazilian cerrado. The jams and chutneys were out-of-this world. The fruit, yogurt and granola were delicious. The mango and cashew fruit juice they served tasted great. And the home-made whipped cream for the dessert waffle was heavenly. The owners were gracious hosts... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2015

There was more walking to see the sanctuary than I could do - but the brunch that was prepared for us was fabulous. The chef/owner told us which sauces and other flavors to use with which parts of the meal. It was amazing!

Thank babsKentucky
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

A beautiful forest setting outside the historic town of Pirenopolis. The zip line was great fun but it is also a great place for birdwatching and sighting monkeys. Also an interesting selection of dried fruits native to the region.

1 Thank ndevitt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2015

Very kind owners who can explain the cerrado plants and animals. They are keeping the area preserved, so it is interesting to see. Awesome brunch with lots of jellies, relishes, and chutneys. Lots to taste.

1 Thank LizAlexh
Southern Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 18, 2015

The Santuario consists of two attractions: the nearby properly maintained walking paths and the brunch-restaurant. We enjoyed both and it took nearly three hours (without a relaxation break at a natural pool). For the walk you need stable footwear and an insect repellent (buy one in Brazil, the European ones do not work properly). No big attractions await you but... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2015 via mobile

Excellent brunch, with a huge variety of home made foods, jellies and breads. The natural pool and small waterfall are fine, but good to relax and chill out. The owner is nice and very supportive.

Thank Danilo Augusto C
Brasilia, DF
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2015

Lovely place - enjoyed the brunch and the walk very much and LOVED that we could take our dog. She had a great time too. The owners were fun to chat with and the jams and other foods they sell are yummy. This was our favorite stop on our trip to Piri.

Thank BumperTTH

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