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Recanto Ecologico Rio da Prata

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Address: Rodovia Br345 267 Km 518 | Rural Area, Bonito, State of Mato Grosso do Sul 79290-000, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 67 8403 5204
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Snorkeling in crystal clear waters! The ecotourism operation at Recanto...

Snorkeling in crystal clear waters! The ecotourism operation at Recanto Ecologico Rio da Prata follows the principles for sustainability. The tour is developed within a RPPN - Private Reserve of Natural Heritage. Elected the Best Tourist Attraction of Brazil in 2008 and 2009 by readers of Brazil's most respected Travel Guide - Guia 4 Rodas, the ranch also received awards for its environmental projects and social responsibility. Main tour: Trail and Snorkeling. After the tour a regional lunch is served. Optional tours: Horseback riding, Birdwatching and Scuba Diving.

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A must do experience.

This is an activity you shouldn't mis. You are floating from the well downstreams to the river, surrounded by many fishes. Swimming is not necessay, for you let yourself moved by... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Joop V
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Ede, The Netherlands

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Ede, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an activity you shouldn't mis. You are floating from the well downstreams to the river, surrounded by many fishes. Swimming is not necessay, for you let yourself moved by the river. Wet suits and floating devices are available to make the journey as comfortable as possible. Really wonderful.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rio da Prata is the best ride in bonito, it has depth, the clearest water in town and you'll have opportunity to dive and take under water shots in deeper waters, you wont find that on other flotation rides in bonito. It has the longest ride there, so you can enjoy the full ride with no rush. At one section... More 

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GrupoRiodaPrata, Gerente de relações públicas at Recanto Ecologico Rio da Prata, responded to this review

Hi Filipe! Thank you for your feedback! We are glad to provide you this incredible experience! We are expecting your return! Take care! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Waters are a bit warmer and have plenty of fishes to see! Great for young kids (mine were 9 and 7 at the time) Great guides will explain everything there is to know before, during and after the swim! Worth seen it!

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Hi Andre! Thank you for your feedback! We are glad to provide you this incredible experience! Your suggestions help us improve our work! We are expecting your return! Take care! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

If you have to pick up only one tour in Bonito. This is the one. The farm is nice and plesant, they have a ecological worry so here is the place. You have to walk until arrive where you go to fluctuation along the River. The guide is very careful and helps you during down the river and you can... More 

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Thank you for your feedback Harmonyeli! We are glad to provide you this incredible experience! Your suggestions help us improve our work! We are expecting your return! Take care! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

A great visit taking all afternoon. You get kitted out in wetsuits and boots- loaded onto an open trailer and driven to a first trail. You then walk 2 km with knowledgeable local guide explaining the flora and fauna as you go. On arrival at the river snorkels and technique are tested them it's a wonderful float down the river... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

You should definitely take the opportunity to snorkel whilst in Bonito as the views are amazing. All very well organised - with the chance to practise snorkelling before heading off down the river. The water is so clear and you see so many fish. The leader is quick to spot if anyone is finding it difficult and very supportive. Expect... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

A very well organized visit to the Rio da Prata. The organization supplies the wet suit, booties and snorkeling equipment. Then they give you a briefing of the visit. After a 30 min walk you test your capabilities in a quiet pond before you go downriver. The river has quiet spots and faster parts. The water is totally transparent and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

One of the reasons to come to Bonito is to snorkel in the crystal clear fresh spring waters and admire the fish. The Rio da Plata provided just what it advertised. The water is warm as is the hospitality of the staff. The lunch that is provided on most of the tours is acceptable. This is an unforgettable experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

It is one of the most impressive dives I have ever had. Absolutely crystal water and different species of fishes can be seen. Lovely for nature lovers.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016

super fun day swimming and seeing all the fish and underwater springs! loved every minute was our favourite water tour of the trip! definitely rent the underwater camera!

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