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Cascata da Frecha da Mizarela

Serra da Freita, Arouca, Portugal
+351 936 490 713
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60 metres high - but low water volume

At 60 metres high, it is reported to be the highest (and most beautiful) waterfall in mainland... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Craig M
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Bermuda
For those who enjoy nature

A very special place on the top of Serra da Freita, an area with many interesting attractions. A... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
JOAOPPINHEIRO
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Sintra, Portugal
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20 Sep 2017
“For those who enjoy nature”
4 weeks ago
“60 metres high - but low water volume”
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Serra da Freita, Arouca, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At 60 metres high, it is reported to be the highest (and most beautiful) waterfall in mainland Portugal. However, there isn't a lot of water volume passing over fall, so it isn't as impressive as other waterfalls. However, the entire surrounding region of the Magical...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

A very special place on the top of Serra da Freita, an area with many interesting attractions. A visit not to be missed for those who enjoy geology. Very close is a unique geological phenomenon in the World (the "parideiras stones"), which should not be...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Although quite unique in Portugal, this water fall is nice to see but it obliges to a quite long drive. Probably it might be more interesting for the ones who reach it after having walked some kilometers in nature. Enjoy!

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Reviewed 13 June 2016

Im not talking "only" about the Cascata (Waterfall), im talking about of the walks around the cascata, i took the PR7 walk and where one of the best 8km walked i have ever made....its hard, but the beauty of the Cascata from its bottom is...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

Worth the drive however the roads are quite scary and they don't have any barriers protecting drivers from the side of the cliff.

Thank Daniela M
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