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As Tres Caixas D'Agua

Praca das Tres Caixas D'Agua, Porto Velho, State of Rondonia, Brazil
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Part of history

The water tanks are a reminder of when the region was being populated, along with the railroads... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
atatsumi
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Sao Paulo, SP
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Water towers

Interesting if you are in the city center but really worth going out of your way to see. The trains... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2016
lkvg
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Denver, Colorado
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  • Average43%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
3 Jan 2018
“Part of history”
5 Oct 2016
“Water towers”
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Praca das Tres Caixas D'Agua, Porto Velho, State of Rondonia, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

The water tanks are a reminder of when the region was being populated, along with the railroads. It's a nice little place for pictures.

Thank atatsumi
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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Interesting if you are in the city center but really worth going out of your way to see. The trains by the river are also in this area and provide a pretty view of the Madeira River

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Reviewed 26 January 2016

this is the symbol of Porto velho city. The old caixas dágua from the Devil´s Railroad era are located in a central square named after them.

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Reviewed 3 November 2014 via mobile

It's worth the visit of you're interest I historical tourism. Read about it before you go. They are copy of the Animaniacs (Warner Brothers) water tower. Avoid going at night, it can be a dangerous place.

1  Thank JuSantana83
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Reviewed 29 September 2013

I recomend to read about this place before visiting. The history around it and the development that it brought to the city help understanding and apreciate the visit to this place. Don't need to reserv more than 15 minutes to this place. I recomend to...More

Thank MauroAblas
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Reviewed 22 October 2012

The "Tres Marias" are three huge old water tanks located on a square, just that. They have a historical significance but it is not interesting.

1  Thank Eduardo A
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