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Waterfall of the Capybara2 - Serra do Cipo - MG
Brazil

Located at the Environmental Protection Area "Morro da Pedreira" (Quarry Hill), near Sierra Morena, the Waterfall of the Capybara is the largest in the region of the "Serra do Cipo" (Liana Sierra). Its access is made by MG-010, on a stretch of about 20 km of dirt road, just after the statue of Juquinha, legendary local resident. During the tour you can observe the numerous existing mountains of the "Serra do Espinhaco",  several streams that cross the road and the presence of various flowers that decorate the route followed by travelers.

The natural attraction is housed within a particular property. There are three huge falls: the last and highest of all has a height of 120 meters approximately, forming a pool of steep access. The vegetation is typical of high-altitude grassland, featuring a wide variety of wildflowers, orchids and  giant velozias.

Its waters flow to the waterfalls of the Sierra Morena and the Plant, respectively.

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Copyright: Luis Padilha
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 13644x6822
Taken: 10/07/2009
Uploaded: 23/08/2009
Updated: 02/03/2015
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Tags: sierra; environmental protection area; serra do cipo; minas gerais; brazil; waterfall of the capybara
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