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If you some from the Mertola side its an easy couple of mins walk from the car park but the other... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2018
extremealgarve .
Totally worth it!

The pulo do lobo is totally worth to pay a visit even though it is hardly reachable... we had a... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
crosokol92
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Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed 18 November 2018

If you some from the Mertola side its an easy couple of mins walk from the car park but the other side of the river is a hike over rocks etc. we did the latter as were hardcore.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

The pulo do lobo is totally worth to pay a visit even though it is hardly reachable... we had a rent-a-car so we did not care that much... however, it is safer to park a mile before actual location bcs we had some problem coming...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank crosokol92
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We visited while visiting Parque Natural do Vale do Gaudiana and I'm glad we did. We drove from the northern road from Serpa, and it does take a bit of a drive down an unmade road (but easily driveable) but worth it as it is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

Before you even consider visiting this place you have to know that there is an access from the West, and one from the East. For the first one, coming from Mértola, you head in the direction of Beja and on the National Park follow the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank inman1
Reviewed 7 June 2018

This is definitely worth visiting, but it is a bit of a drive from Mertola--maybe 30 min north of Mertola and down narrow paved roads for several Kms, then the last 1.5 Kms are on dirt road, but easily passable in cars. Very stunning rock...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Reminds me very much of the strid, Bolton abbey, on the river wharf in Yorkshire Quite beautiful Rough road to get to the river, but worth a look!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Tony C
Reviewed 20 March 2018

It is just one of those sites that is worth visiting, not only for itself but also for the journey there, to really understand the landscape. And to see how over the millennia this river has carved a deep valley in this landscape, the same...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Henrique A
Reviewed 22 February 2018

It's a very beautiful place, if you came from Mina de São Domingos, prepare yourself for a long climb.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank CB150681
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely place to visit. Steep bumpy, very scenic road towards it, but worthwhile. Lovely few over the waterfall coming down through the rocks. Rocky surroundings.

Thank vangreun
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

I wasn't impressed by the waterfall. But the hike was really nice although the path wasn't always clear. Saw turtles, a water snake and lots of birds by the river.

Date of experience: May 2017
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