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Gruta do Lago Azul

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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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Where the blue water can be seen

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Celsner
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Brasilia, DF
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Brasilia, DF
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

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

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

For anyone who has done a cave tour before, this is no different. They explain the way the rock is formed over millions of years etc. What makes this truly beautiful is the water. But it's a lot of waiting around to finally get down there and the guides don't speak english.

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Thank Cainthecity
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

The place is not suitable for people with reduce or limited mobility. To reach the cave have to go down several uneven steps, but the view is worth it. The tour was well organized and met the schedules.

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Niterói - Brazil
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful formations, very interesting visit. Makes for great outing. Good to book for the Gruta de São Miguel for the same day, with lunch included.

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Villahermosa, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

I have read some comments about a cave being a cave and I have being to other caves before so I went because of my mother but I dont know, I found it to be different. The most beautiful blue lake! The cave is so well preserved that it looks even better from what I have been before. The walk... More 

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Thank TainaLajara
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

We had a very knowledgeable geologist guide who explained how the grotto was formed and the reason for the azure coloured water(all to do with limestone and sun). The descent is quite steep and you are kitted out with protective hairnet and helmet. Plenty of time to look at grotto and ask questions.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

This cave contains lots of stalagmites, many of which are growing towards the light. At the bottom is a very deep blue pool of water. This is caused by the light shinning on the white limestone rock at the bottom. Visits are in groups with a knowledgable guide - it involves a walk down 300 steps so wear sensible shoes.

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