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Chapada Diamantina 8 Day Trekking from Salvador

Considered one of the most beautiful trekkigns in Brazil, the Pati Valley or 'Vale do Pati' at Chapada Diamentina is an extensive area surrounded by mountains and extensive flat areas, full of waterfalls and natural beauties, where nature remained practically untouched in the state of Bahia, in the northeast of Brazil. The region was used for a long time to plant coffee, by fertile soil, unlike many other regions affected by diamond mining.
The Chapada Diamentina Trekking is a complete experience. In addition to the countless natural beauties such as Cachoeirão, the Cave of the Castles, there is the contact with the history, the habits and the local culture, contributing to the sustainability of the region.

The Expedition begins and finish at Salvador City (Brazil) Airport, and it's donne in 8 days with 6 trekkig days. 

Chapada Diamantina Trekking Expedition

Day 1: Salvador (Bahia-Brazil) Airport - Lençóis City (Chapada Diamantina)

Reception at the airport or bus station and transfer to the hostel/hotel.

Hiking distance: –
Overnight mode: Hostel at Lençóis

Day 2: Pai Inácio Mount - Capão Valley Trek

The departure is at 8:30 am starting with a car drive until the start of the trail. The hike is flat most of the time, with incredible views of the hill of Pai Inácio, hill of the Camel and the mountains of the Mucugezinho and the Crystals. Arriving at Morrão which is a mandatory stop for a snack and a relaxing swim in the natural pools of Águas Claras. The trail follows unitl Capão valley, encountering the support car and ending the day in the village of Capão.

Hiking distance: 14km
Overnight mode: Lodge

Day 3: Fumaça Waterfall Trek

The walking tour starts at 8:30am with a car drive to the Capão Valley. From there, we start the 6 km walk to the top of the Fumaça Waterfall (2km uphill / 4km flat). Snacking on the trail with the 400m high canyon offers a view of the highest waterfall in the country. Return by the same route and visit to the Riachinho Waterfall, returning to village in the late afternoon.

Hiking distance: 12 km
Overnight mode: Lodge

Day 4: Capão Valley - Pati Valley Trek

Departure from the hostel at 8:00am and transfer to the beginning of the trail. The first part of the walk is the ascent from the Pump to the Vieira, with the incredible view of the Capão valley, followed by the crossing of Vieira and Rio Preto, two extensive flat areas of about 14 km. Stop for snack in the Mirante, enjoying the landscapes of Serra da Lapinha and Morro do Pati.

We finish the trail arriving at the home of the first native resident.

Hiking distance: 23 km
Overnight mode: Lodge

Day 5: Pati Valley: Funis Waterfall and Castle’s Grove

Departure in the morning, towards the Funis River, where we will begin our more technical walk, almost all by the side of the river, passing through incredible waterfalls and wells to the Funis waterfall. After the stop for a bath and a snack, we second part of the day. We will follow a trail going up to the Serra da Lapinha to visit the Castle Cave, a huge cave of quartzite located at the top, where it is possible to cross it and enjoy the view from the other side of the valley. At the end of the afternoon we arrive at the home of the next inhabitant.

Hiking distance: 12 km
Overnight mode: Lodge

Day 6: Top ‘Cachoeirão’ Waterfall Trek

After breakfast, we walk towards the top view of Cachoeirão, one of the biggest attractions of the Pati, is an impressive waterfall of 300m with several waterfalls, reaching almost 20 in the rainy season. Stop for snack and a bath, and return to the Valley in the late afternoon.

Hiking distance: 18 km
Overnight mode: Lodge

Day 7: Pati Valley - Guiné Trek - Lençóis

On the last day of hiking, 15 km crossing the Gerais of Rio Negro we end the expedition in the village of Guine. There is a good climb at the beginning of the day, but the rest of the way is flat, with a stop for snack and a bath in Rio Preto. The last stretch of the trail is the descent by the Morro do Beco, arriving at Guiné, with a late afternoon view to the Serra do Esbarrancado. At end,transfer by car to Lençóis.

Hiking distance: 15
Overnight mode: Hostel at Lençóis

Day 8: Lençóis City (Chapada Diamantina) - Salvador (Bahia) Airport

Hiking distance: –

The Chapada Diamantina Trekking Expedition begins and finish at Salvador City (Brazil) Airport, and it’s donne in 8 days with 6 days off a low level technical trekkig.

What's included

  • Leader specialized in long-course hikes and trained with first-aid fundamentals
  • Guided Chapada Diamantina Trekking
  • Receptive and transfer in Salvador airport (Brazil) to Lençois (Chapda Diamantina) at day 1
  • Transfers for all described tours
  • All access fees
  • 2 nights in Lençóis City in Hostel with breakfast
  • 2 in the capão valley in native houses
  • 3 in the Pati Valley in native houses
  • Meals during the trekking (day 2 to day 7) (breakfast / trail sanck / dinner);
  • Transfer by road or airport - Salvador Airport (day 8)
  • Travel insurance (hospital expenses)
  • Gear purchasing advisory before departure (at your disposal)

What's not included

  • Meals and drinks not mentioned in inclusions
  • Medications of personal use
  • Gratuities and donations
  • Any item not described as included

Important information

What you need to bring (Mandatory) :

  • ID or Passaport
  • Sunblock
  • Sunglasses
  • Trekking Backpack (minimun of 50l)
  • Sleeping bag (for 5~10ºc confort)
  • Walking stick (01 or 02)
  • Headlight and batteries
  • Bottle of water
  • Boot / Hiking shoes
  • Dry Fit / Polyamide shirts
  • Anorak
  • Toilet paper
  • Cell phone
  • Sancks for the trekking (between meals)

Meeting point

Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (SSA) - Praça Gago Coutinho, s/n - São Cristóvão, Salvador - BA, 41520-970, Brazil

From EUR 2489 per group

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12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

8 days

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  • Fitness level: Difficult

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