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Maravilhoso! Wonderfull!

Tudo muito organizado, pessoal atencioso, paisagens maravilhosas. Imperdível o mergulho e... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2017
Moacir S
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Sao Paulo, SP
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It is an incredible place! The water is fresh and the rocks are beautiful! There are few... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Teteferreira
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Geneva, Switzerland
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Caninde do S. Francisco | São Francisco River, Caninde de Sao Francisco, State of Sergipe 49820-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Tudo muito organizado, pessoal atencioso, paisagens maravilhosas. Imperdível o mergulho e fundamental usar protetor solar. Almoço no restaurante Karrancas após o passeio é perfeito! Everything very organized, attentive staff, wonderful scenery. A must do and fundamental is get into protected pool area to enjoy. Take...More

Thank Moacir S
Reviewed 11 September 2017

It is an incredible place! The water is fresh and the rocks are beautiful! There are few options to visit the place: you can rent a car and go by yourself or go with an travel agency. Since we had not much time, we've booked...More

2  Thank Teteferreira
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

The place is really wonderful. There's a nice infrastructure with restaurant, souvenirs, etc. the canyon itself is really beautiful and worth the visit. From Aracaju, you can take a day tour and visit the canyons or you may stay there and also experience the several...More

1  Thank Luiz S
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I did not expect such a wonderful place to visit. The tour is nice. swimming with all the safety in the river was a good experience. The view of the canyons was amazing.

Thank Sara1818
Reviewed 9 April 2017

A tiring and long trip from Aracaju (3.5 h to go and another 3-4 h to return), but it worth. Amazing views from Catamaran & Boat, besides swimming area. Take a jacket or so, because the tour bus is freezing, maybe because outside is too...More

Thank Rubpy
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I loved so much this trip to Xingó Canyons. The place has infrastructure to revive tourists and the Catamaran is very organized. It's an incredible cruising throughout the São Francisco's water. There you can navigate in a small boat for tem minutes deep into the...More

Thank Jhony G
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

The canyons are not too long or high, but it is a nice day out sight if it is sunny. They have two swimming areas where u can spend some time. The boat tour costs around R$100,00 and u can pay R$10,00 extra for a...More

Thank Beatriz O
Reviewed 18 January 2017

It’s very impressive/beautiful but nearly 4hrs to get there from Aracaju and 4hrs back makes it a very long day. I would suggest making it a two day trip and staying somewhere near Xingo as apparently there is a lot more to it that the...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is a good option if you have kids. For my wife and me it was too touristy. The staff was great and they do a nice job. We just felt like cattle being herded around.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

If you come to Sergipe and don't take this trip, you have wasted your time. The canyons are among the most beautiful places I've been in Brazil. The boat trip is fun and safe. Guides will explain things only in Portuguese though.

Thank Henrique R
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