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Maquine cave

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Address: Via Alberto Ramos, Rodovia MG-231, km 7, Cordisburgo, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
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(31) 3715-1078
08:30 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 16:00

Daily 8am-5pm

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Great cave

Very big and nice cave. Many beautiful and unique features. Lacks handrails, but access is not really a problem.

Reviewed 4 August 2016
Belo Horizonte, MG
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Belo Horizonte, MG
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

Very big and nice cave. Many beautiful and unique features. Lacks handrails, but access is not really a problem.

Thank tmventura
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

it's big, very big, and beatiful! The history of this cave is very nice, ask about! Outside there a restaurant and a small museum, the last is free!

Thank Tiago Regis C
Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
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43 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

The tour guide show you how the cave was changing with the years, how the different parts of the cave were looking at animal faces, why the water disappeared, etc. A good place to be if you like nature.

Thank Carmelo S
Rajkot, India
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015

A great place to visit if you are in the vicinity. the guides are good but one must look for someone who speaks in english if you are particular.a world of crystals and rock formations.

Thank Kikasan65
Chilliwack, Canada
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128 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2015

This is one of the largest cave formations in the world. The history of the discovery and exploration of the caves is fascinating. Wear really good walking shoes - there is a pathway through the 8 halls or galleries on the tour but it is uneven. The steps are very uneven underfoot and there are no handrails. There is a... More 

1 Thank ctichel1
Sao Paulo, SP
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39 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2013

Although not as decorated as Rei do Mato, Maquiné is really huge, and is worth seeing as a side trip to either Lapinha or Rei do Mato caves. An entrance fee is required, as well as a paid (and tipped) guided tour.

1 Thank Osvaldo M
Belo Horizonte, MG
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274 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2012

This is a cave, a giant one, that is somewhat interesting to visit. If passing by, stop for a visit.


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