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Santa Bárbara do Tugurio has more than 50 known waterfalls. This is a list of waterfalls already "discovered" and named in the city, however it is a list that keeps growing. Because it has so many waterfalls, the city proudly bears the title of "Capital of the Waterfalls of Campos das Vertentes".

  1. Angel Waterfall

  2. high waterfall

  3. Amanda's Waterfall 

  4. Antunes Waterfall

  5. Araras Waterfall

  6. Batalhas Waterfall

  7. Boca de Mud Waterfall

  8. Buracão Waterfall(Waterfall of the Buracão Valley)

  9. Cachorro Waterfall

  10. Cai Cai Waterfall

  11. Carrancas Waterfall

  12. Castle Waterfall

  13. Catumbi Waterfall

  14. staircase waterfall

  15. Escadinha da Penitência Waterfall

  16. Faustino Waterfall(Faustino's Small Waterfall)

  17. Galego Waterfall

  18. Gil Waterfall

  19. Grota Waterfall

  20. Jacuba Waterfall

  21. Jalapão Waterfall(Little Japan Waterfall or Japan Waterfall 2)

  22. japan waterfall

  23. Small Lake Waterfall

  24. Mirim Waterfall

  25. Moinho Waterfall

  26. Panela Waterfall

  27. Prainha Waterfall

  28. Ramalho Waterfall

  29. Sumidouro Waterfall

  30. Secret Waterfall

  31. Tião Flowers Waterfall(Tião Flores)

  32. Tinguá Waterfall

  33. tutu waterfall

  34. Power Plant Waterfall

  35. green waterfall

  36. waterfall in the valley(Vale do Galego Waterfall)

* Nomenclature of Waterfalls.

Mapa de atrações naturais da cidade


click hereor on the map below to see it in enlarged mode and get more details of each natural attraction in the city.

(On mobile use two fingers on the screen to zoom in, zoom out and move the map. Click on the icon to see the name of the indicated location)

Mapa de algumas cachoeiras em Santa Bárbara do Tugúrio em Minas Gerais


Use the mouse to use the map below. To know the name of the attraction click on the icon for more information



Why is the city of Santa Bárbara do Tugúrio in Minas Gerais considered the "capital of waterfalls" in Campo das Vertentes? Because currently there are more than 50 waterfalls documented in the limits of the municipality. Many  of these untouched natural beauties attract tourists from all over Brazil who like to explore remote natural beauties. There is a saying in Minas that says: "the more beautiful the waterfall, the harder it is to find it." The starting point for all this is Pousada & Parada Olhos D'Água.

Guia de Turismo da Pousada e Parada Olhos Dagua
Guia, essa é a dica da Pousada & Parada Olhos D'água para você que quer fazer turismo rural


Most of the natural beauties of Santa Bárbara do Tugúrio that make the city a large natural park with its more than 50 waterfalls, trails and viewpoints are in places that are often only known_cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b -136bad5cf58d_by residents of the region or may be on private properties. The Guide or Accompanying Person is important as it will take you along the correct path - many waterfalls do not have a marked trail -  and will obtain, if necessary, authorizations to access the places e make your Pleasant, worry-free ride.

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