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Guaiba Lake (River)

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Address: Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Phone Number: 32194450-85782443
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Lake Guaiba receives the water of Jacui River, Cai River, Sinos River and...

Lake Guaiba receives the water of Jacui River, Cai River, Sinos River and Gravatai River.

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Amazing place!

If you looking for a pic about a great Sunset, you must visit this place! I really recommend to visit this place for cycling, to running with friends, for tours with families and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 11, 2016
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Sao Paulo, SP
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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

If you looking for a pic about a great Sunset, you must visit this place! I really recommend to visit this place for cycling, to running with friends, for tours with families and everything that you can do to enjoying all your day. Do not forget to see the sunset!

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Mexico City, Mexico
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Nice to walk and watch the views. Not many things to do or places to buy food and drinks. Underdeveloped.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

there is a good, may be the best place in Porto Alegre to walk or run. or "the place" to look the sunset.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

The Guaiba lake/river is incredibly beautiful, especially at dawn and sunset. When I was in Porto Alegre I'd go for long walks along its shores, which is only just round the corner from the best shopping and tourist areas. There are also little boats that can take you for a ride around the lake, which is well worth doing.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016

Rio Guaiba is formed by three of the largest rivers of the region (Rios Gravatai , bells and Jacui this the largest in the state ) forming a channel complex on the northwest side of the city there are islands where we find several marinas and several mansions. It is a tourist attraction for a day of sun. To the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

The silence, quiet, calm waters let us to peace. In my trips around the world including Greece - Santorini island - the sunset in Guaiba river seems to be the best. But I am from this city...Some places still have a untouch nature near a 1,5 milion people city! I bag your pardon my bad english

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

Rio Guaíba gives Porto Alegre a great view, specially during sunset. To me this lake has only that quality. Some people like to go out on their boats but the waters is dirty... very poluted. It is brown, it smells bad and the soil is muddy. So, my suggestion is, when in Porto Alegre go somewhere where you can see... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Its where you can spot the most beautiful sunset ever. Its a main attraction, just make surr the finished the redooing they were doing.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016

I had the fortune to stay here in Guaiba for two weeks with a Brazilian family who took me around Guaiba and Porto Alegre. To be honest, it is not much to do in in Guaiba, morte to just live a normal Brazilian life. Porto Alegre is better with happenings. Main things to do in Guaiba is to go to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

The most beautiful view in Porto Alegre. A good place to rest and enjoy some hours with friends or family.

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