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Lake Guaiba receives the water of Jacui River, Cai River, Sinos River and Gravatai River.
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Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
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Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

It's a river with a few channels. Very similar to the Mississippi in Louisiana. The sunset from the boat was nice but nothing spectacular. The boat ride only cost about $5pp so not a rip-off, and they had drinks on the boat so bonus points...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Millet02
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

A vast waterbody, with several Porto Alegre attractions located on its shore, like Iberê Camargo Foundation, or very close to it, like Mario Quintana Cultural House and the historical district. Quick one-hour boat trips offer a special way of enjoying the Guaíba, the wildlife on...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dakar74
Reviewed October 24, 2018

It may be the view from the center of the city, in the Marine Park of Brazil, next to the Usina do Gasômetro, the Stadium of Beira Rio or in the District of Ipanema Lake Guaiba is a cool place to visit. And one of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank FERNANDO D
Reviewed October 14, 2018

From July on, the first phase of Guaiba Renewal Riverfront Project was complete and it looks really beautiful, A great place to practice sports, watch amazing sunsets or just unburden oneself with the stress of daily life

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

I went at inaguration that local, in a sunday. I suggest to people to go there in the afternoon, in sunshine's days!!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

This River view as not what I was expecting but a wonderful spot to feel like a local and watch the sunset from a beach side bar. Parking was easy and drinks local!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank FieldShanghai
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

One of the most beautiful sunset I’ve ever seen. Guaíba is beautiful. It’s worth to take a boat trip.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank pedroms2013
Reviewed February 18, 2018

The lake of Guaiba is the best place in Porto alegre were you can enjoy the wonderful spectrum of the sunset.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Karim K
Reviewed November 6, 2017

The Guaiba Lake surrounds the city of Porto Alegre. It have the most beautiful view of the sunset in the south of Brazil and we believe one of the most beautiful in the world. Check it and give us your feedback.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Bernardod462
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Is the city charm, the Guaiba lake is the life of Porto Alegre City that transform Porto Alegre the singular place at south of Brasil. The sunset is the best :)

Date of experience: October 2017
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