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Tres Cachoeiras

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Address: Penedo, Itatiaia, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Easy for the kids

We had heaps of fun. It was easy to access with the kids (3 and 11yo) and swimming is easy as well. Water is really cold as most other waterfalls... But we loved it!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 April 2014
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

This is a must-see in Penedo. The Cachoeira das Três Bacias (Three Basins Waterfall) is renowned in the region for it's beauty and intense nature around -- trees and birds. As the other waterfalls around, the water is crystal-clear and the surrounding nature creates a break from the urban mess. If you plan to swim, keep in mind the cold... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2014

On its own it is a nie waterfall but compared to the other ones that can be visited at the itatiaia park it is not as grand

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2014

We had heaps of fun. It was easy to access with the kids (3 and 11yo) and swimming is easy as well. Water is really cold as most other waterfalls... But we loved it!

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2013

I dont know if we could say that this is a waterfall, but as Penedo normally not have many things to do, so to pass the time worth know the Três Cacheiras, that not arrive be a waterfall. If want see waterfall, then go to the Parque Nacional de Itatiaia.

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