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Pulo do Lobo

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Address: Rio Guadiana, Mertola 7750, Portugal

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Waterfalls in Guadiana River, Alentejo

I was coming from Mértola and Minas de São Domingos were I've spent the morning and took the national road N265 in direction towards Serpa. Some kilometers after Minas de São... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I was coming from Mértola and Minas de São Domingos were I've spent the morning and took the national road N265 in direction towards Serpa. Some kilometers after Minas de São Domingos you''ll have a sign ''Pulo do Lobo''on your right indicating to turn on the left. The roead becomes narrower and the last 2 kilometers are on gravel so... More 

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Pera, Portugal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It takes quite a journey to make it to Pulo do Lobo. You have to open and shut some private gates so a city slicker may not appreciate this attraction. However we found it to be very worthwhile, very peaceful, and most enjoyable.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a wild place. The late light makes for lovely photographs. I am not a photographer, but it is breath taking. The power of water is all about you. You can see it in all the rocks. Not sure if it is ever crowded with people, we were there all alone. It made for a powerful experience. If you... More 

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Lagos, Portugal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Thank You all for you're comments about Pulo do Lobo, we couldn't find and yet, we got lost and ended up right on the top where you can feel the endless wild. Will return for sure and recomend it to whom loves this enviroment, animals and trees.

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Thank cinyhasta
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Romantic and beautiful.... Adventure all around. A place to visit. If you visit mertola don't miss pulo do lobo..

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Milan, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Definitely something to visit in the area. Nice waterfall. There is no a clear view of it as it is underneath the very same canyon where you stand. Still it is a very nice place. The road from Mertola is ok. Only the last kilometre is off road and not suitable for heavy vehicles...(there is also a sign, not very... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

the road to the falls are tarred but for the last kilometer or two when it becomes a dirt road. being the dry season there were hardly any water and deep down in the gorge between the rocks a person could make out a little stream. No facilities other than 2 concrete tables and a barberque is available at the... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

The story goes that it was here, where the Guadiana river dramatically narrows, that a wolf once jumped to the other shore to run away from some men. Hence the name Pulo do Lobo or Wolf's Leap or Jump. The landscape is precious. Centuries of erosion carved the rock and created a waterfall. The surroundings are calm and filled with... More 

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Valladolid, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016

First let´s say the positives: The waterfall was nice, and the surrounding area too. Despite this, it is difficult to recommend a visit from Mertola, for example, as it is a very long drive, with some indications, but nothing to let you know the remaining distance. The road is not the best either, and you have to let yourself in... More 

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Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

Is near the birthplace of my father this area is beautiful with a lot to see in all the area great place to rest .

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