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Address: Bonito, State of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
Phone Number: 6732551740
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Half Day Tour to Lago Azul Grotto from Bonito
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It is amazing to find, deep down in a cave, a lake with an azure blue color. This is created by the light of the blue sky entering the cave through a hole in the ceiling, combined... 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

It is amazing to find, deep down in a cave, a lake with an azure blue color. This is created by the light of the blue sky entering the cave through a hole in the ceiling, combined with an bacterial reaction. A must see.

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing because there are a beautiful trip from Bonito city to gruta do Lago Azul, when you arrive in Lago Azul, you may see the forest, trees, rocks and the amazing gruta do Lago Azul. To way in the place, you must dress shoes.

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Solothurn, Switzerland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Tours to this cave begin at 07:00 and end at 14:00, probably because the light after that time comes from the wrong direction and affects the color of the lake. We visited the cave on the 07:40 tour, with two tours having started before ours (so tours likely run every 20 minutes). The tour lasts about an hour, but a... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

You have to go down 300 steps to see the incredable color of the lagoon in the end of the cavern but it worth it.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

The location is close to Bonito and easy to access. The cave itself is not much, not deep, but easily accessible. The pool in the cave is indeed bright blue. It is inexpensive and a nice way to spend a little time.

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Bern, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

The blue colour of the lake in the cave is really something to experience. The tour takes about 1:40 hours, going down taking pictures and going up again with a couple of explanations in Portuguese

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Brasilia, DF
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

The place is one of the most visited attractions in Bonito, therfore make sure you have a reservation before. The goddess explain about the visit, which takes around 1h 30 min. If you have problems with stairs, I don't recommend. However, if not, then you have to go. The feeling is like of an Explorer entering the earth and finding... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

It was the last attraction I visited at Bonito, and for sure it was amazing see this cave. The guide explain about the formation, you walk inside and be in contact with a formations about millions years ago. And no matter of time you visit it most of the time it is possible to see the blue view. I get... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

Best on a sunny day - still quite an amazing sight. Great exercise too, walking up all of the stairs on the way up worked off our massive breakfast!

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Curitiba, PR
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Postal card from Bonito. Incredible blue water in a cave. Nice for person who love geology and history

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