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Paradise on earth

Difficult road to get there, but truly worth every effort, amazing river activity, clean, locals... read more

Reviewed December 13, 2016
azazueta
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Mexico City, Mexico
Pure nature

The local agencies offer a descent of the Rio Formiga and it is really a must if you are up for... read more

Reviewed December 18, 2015
LudwigPortugal
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Silves, Portugal
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Dec 13, 2016
“Paradise on earth”
Dec 18, 2015
“Pure nature”
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Reviewed December 13, 2016

Difficult road to get there, but truly worth every effort, amazing river activity, clean, locals are very nice people. Love to visit there.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed December 18, 2015

The local agencies offer a descent of the Rio Formiga and it is really a must if you are up for nature, peace and tranquility. You will float for about an hour driven by the slow waters and the car is waiting for you at...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank LudwigPortugal
Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

I went on the Boiacross tour through Rio Formiga. Super fun and relaxing. And the view is beautiful! Super recommend. I went with Barreirinhas Adventure agency (Sergio Maciel).

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed November 21, 2013

We did this on our 3rd day in the Barreirinhas area as we had done the other main activities already. It sounded relaxing and fun. A little bit of a drive on rough roads to get to the launch point. So far so good. However.....More

Date of experience: May 2013
2  Thank Plexiaw
Reviewed January 31, 2012

It was fun to spend an hour floating around in an inner tube on the river, but definitely not worth two hours on a truck driving over a very bad road, making it the most uncomfortable ride I had so far in the region (part...More

Date of experience: January 2012
2  Thank DianaW614
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