Not only nature tours are available for the tourist in Bonito. In the city center there are many super cool places to learn about the local history and culture, besides restaurants, bars and ice cream shops. We have made a selection of a few stores with an interesting work and a few tours for the nighttime in the city center, or even for daytime!
Bonito is a very popular destination for adventurers and nature lovers worldwide, and exactly because of this fame many parents ask us if it is a recommended to bring children to this trip, and the answer is: of course!
One of the main tourist attractions in the MS and a must see to whoever comes to Bonito, the Lago Azul Cave has many stories, interesting facts and has amazed people from all over the world. See here 10 interesting facts that you need to know about it:
A paradise of crystal clear waters, Bonito is a perfect place for scuba diving, for beginners and seasoned divers alike! There are many diving points of different levels and beauties, with the guarantee of highly qualified professionals.
A doline (gelogical formation resulting from the dissolution and/or the collapse of the ground, forming a big cavity) that reached the water table, which has extremely clear water, and surrounded by trees. That already makes the Lagoa Misteriosa highly coveted by people looking for a itinerary with places of exuberant and singular nature.
In Bonito you will learn a lot about speleology, the science of natural caves and karstic phenomena. Due to its formation by calcareous rocks, this region is one of the three biggest areas with the presence of caves in Brazil. Its more than two hundred caves between the cities of Bodoquena, Jardim and Bonito, turning the region into an important speleological center in the country.
The tourism in Bonito is unique. Here we have a sustainable tourism which caters to many tastes, ages and preferences. There are those who can't pass up an extreme adventure and those who prefer lighter options, and even those who choose Bonito to rest, unwind and see the nature.
But after all, what does that mean exactly? According to EMBRATUR (the Brazilian Tourist Board) "Ecotourism is the tourist activity that uses the natural and cultural heritage in a sustainable manner, incentivating its preservation and seeking to form an environmental conscience through the interpretation of the environment, promoting the well being of the involved population".
For those who cannot stay away from their pets, in Bonito it is possible to stay with them if they are small and medium-sized animals, and there are also great pet hotels for larger animals. However it is important to know that the tours do not accept animals, being possible only to walk with them around the city, which is very calm and peaceful.