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4x4 trip (not recommended for regular car)

Great dirt road 4x4 trip, or quad, motocross or hiking. Although we could see regular cars all the... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
DutchCarioca
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
via mobile
A beautiful and serene place

This is one of the most scenic places near the town. The road to the dam is not good and it is... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2016
Rishav G
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Belo Horizonte, MG
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16 Oct 2017
“4x4 trip (not recommended for regular car)”
14 Apr 2016
“A beautiful and serene place”
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5,7 km de Lavras Novas, Lavras Novas, Ouro Preto, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Great dirt road 4x4 trip, or quad, motocross or hiking. Although we could see regular cars all the way till the final 500m, this is at great risk and expense. Once there, nice lake made by a dam, good for swim and nature.

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Reviewed 14 April 2016

This is one of the most scenic places near the town. The road to the dam is not good and it is necessary to take a 4X4 or quadbike to get there. But once you reach there it is one of the most amazing sights....More

Thank Rishav G
Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile

Represa do Custódio (which means Custódio's dam, in portuguese) is a beautiful, quiet place. It doesn't have any attractions other than the view and the lake itself, but since it's close to the city (~3.5mi), it's worth the visit. I recommend doing one of the...More

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