Chapada Diamantina

Summary

Chapada Diamantina is located in Bahia, where almost all the rivers in the Paraguaçu, Jacuípe and Rio de Contas basins originate.

With an indescribable landscape, it is full of places to venture among waterfalls, mountains, challenging trails, caves, and unforgettable baths in the magical waters of the interior of Bahia.

In addition, the vegetation is exuberant, composed of bromeliads, orchids, and evergreens, which grow in the semi-arid caatinga.

 

Difficulty:

• physical: moderate

• technique: easy

Accommodation

In a hotel and colonists’ house

Schedule

Day 1: reception in Salvador and transfer to Lençóis-BA (6h trip)

Day 2: transfer to Povoado de Guiné (2h) and hiking in the Pati Valley (5h)

Day 3: hiking in Vale do Pati

Day 4: hiking Rio Pati-Povoado de Guiné and transfer to Ibicoara

Day 5: transfer to visit Buracão Waterfall (1h), 1h hiking on site and transfer to Lençóis

Day 6: transfer to Salvador airport

What is included?

• Transfer Salvador-Lençóis-Salvador in Toyota Hilux, up to 4 customers, or van

• 2 nights at Hotel Canto das Águas (charming tour) in Lençóis

• 1 night at the Flor de Lótus hotel in Ibicoara

• All breakfasts

• Trail snacks for days 2, 3, 4 and 5

• Dinner for the 2nd and 3rd

• Accommodation at the colonists’ house on the 2nd and 3rd

• Local guide and taxes on 5th (day of visit to Buracão)

• Latitude 51 dry fit t-shirt

What is not included?

• Flights to and from Salvador

• Lunch and dinner on day 1 (transfer day from Salvador to Lençóis)

• Dinner on the 4th (the end of the trekking on Pati and arrival in Ibicoara

• Dinner on the 5th (day of visit to Buracão and return to Lençóis)

• Lunch on the 6th (the day of the transfer from Lençóis to Salvador)

• Individual equipment

Individual equipments

• Personal documents

• 30 liter attack backpack

• 1 liter canteen

• Waterproof Windbreak/Anorak

• Trail boot

• Dryfit shirts

• Medium Fleece

• Trekking pants or shorts

• Slipper

• Trekking socks

• Sunglasses

• Cap/hat

• Sun and lip protection

• Swimsuit

• Hygiene equipment

• Quick-drying towel

• Headlamp (extra batteries)

• Plastic or waterproof bag

• Personal medications