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  • Palmas
  • Palmas
  • Glamping & Hotel
  • Portuguese, English
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About the adventure

Get ready for an unforgettable adventure with the Jalapão Brazil tour, an exclusive trip that takes you to the region’s main natural wonders in a unique way! Leave the crowds behind and explore the Dunes of Jalapão, Pedra Furada, the Fervedouros, and other marvels in moments of pure tranquility.

Jalapão Brazil Tour - Jalapão Dunas
Jalapão Brazil Tour

In this unique itinerary, you’ll have the chance to immerse yourself in local culture, chat with the locals, and engage in exciting activities. Imagine floating in the crystal-clear waters of the fervedouros and walking through the dunes, all far away from the saturated tourist routes!

Jalapão Brazil Tour - Fervedouro Jalapão

If you’re in search of an authentic and memorable experience, the Jalapão Brazil tour is your VIP pass to the best that Jalapão has to offer. So, get ready for a journey that goes beyond the conventional. Are you ready to embark on this adventure?

Highlights of the adventure

  • Dive deep into Brazil’s less-visited Jalapão Tocantins Park, only reachable by 4x4.
  • Experience a mix of landscapes, from cliffs to fields, and unique Fervedouros.
  • Engage with locals, embodying the spirit of this unique Brazilian region.
  • Discover hidden paths, rivers, and the treasures of this Brazilian gem.
  • Tour includes meals, accommodation, Qualified Local Guides, and 4x4 transport.

Day by day

Kick off your Jalapão Brazil Tour with a 7:15 am transfer from Palmas, the capital of Maranhão, to São Félix. Here, we’ll grab some lunch and gear up for our first big adventure: the trip to Morro Vermelho, or Red Mountain. It’s a spot that leaves everyone feeling happy and refreshed. The hike up is mostly easy, but there’s a section where ropes help you climb up a wall to get to the top.

Jalapão Brazil Tour - Blue Sky

One thing Brazil’s Jalapão region is famous for is its breathtaking sunsets. On this first day, you won’t want to miss the golden hues that light up the dunes. We’ll drive a short distance to the start of our walk to Cathedral Hill. It’s a 4.5 km trek that offers both climbing and walking, and it can be a bit challenging. The hill gets its name from its stunning cathedral-like appearance.

Jalapão Brazil Tour
Jalapão Brazil Tour - Sunset Jalapão

To wrap up the first day of our Jalapão Brazil Tour, we’ll head back to São Félix for a delicious dinner and some well-deserved rest. Trust us, you’ll want to recharge because the beauty and adventure that Jalapão in Brazil has to offer are just getting started!

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Hotel Stay
Day 02 :
São Felix

Embark on an exhilarating second day in the heart of Jalapão, Brazil, where two distinct itineraries await you, each perfectly aligned with the season’s offerings:

Regular Season:
From January 07th until April 14th and October 27th to December 30th.

Start your day with a hearty local breakfast before heading out at 6:30 AM. We’ll hop into 4×4 vehicles to venture into Jalapão’s untouched lands. The highlight of the morning is an 11 km, 6-hour trail leading to the Boa Esperança Community in Mateiros city. This is an off-the-beaten-path location in Brazil, where your visit helps support the local community.

Brazil Jalapão - bridge

By afternoon, we’ll check into Glamping Refúgio Coração do Jalapão. Here, you’ll stay in simple bungalows with balconies. After lunch, the afternoon is yours to choose from optional activities. You can either take part in an exhilarating 10km rafting trip on the Soninho River, indulge in tranquil kayaking along its waters, or relax in the Glamping’s exclusive Fervedouro. Please note that all activities except rafting are included in your package.

Caiaque Jalapão Brazil
Brazil Jalapão - lagoon bridge

Dry Season:
April 21st and October 20th

We’ll embark on an exciting and challenging journey in the Jalapão, starting at 6am with a trek along the Velha Crossing. This 12km walk will take us through clean fields and footpaths to the magnificent Cachoeira da Velha, where we will have the opportunity to see the waterfall from a unique angle, from inside the park. After the hike, we deserve a rest and there’s nothing better than a relaxing picnic on one of the small beaches along the Rio Novo. At the end of the day, we’ll drive to São Félix, where we’ll have dinner and spend the night.

Jalapão Cachoeira da Velha

In the afternoon, the adventure continues with an exciting 2-hour rafting trip on Class IV rapids. This is an incredible opportunity to experience the thrill of paddling the waters of the Jalapão, while exploring several charming little beaches along Brazil’s largest river of clean, drinkable water. After rafting, we’ll continue on a 4km hike, enjoying a beautiful sunset over the Brazilian Cerrado, arriving at 6pm.

Rafting Jalapão Brazil
Rafting Jalapão

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Get ready for a day packed with adventures on your Jalapão Brazil Tour! First up, we visit Fervedouro Buritizinho. The high-pressure spring here makes it almost impossible to sink, even if someone tries to push you down. This spot is perfect for experiencing the unique buoyancy found in this natural wonder of Brazil.

Jalapão Tocantins Brazil Tour - friends swimming

Next, we embark on a 12 km hike through lush woods and stunning vistas, following the river to reach another Fervedouro with crystal-clear blue waters. This is one of the most beautiful natural attractions you’ll see on any tour in Brazil.

Jalapão Tocantins Brazil Tour - nature

After grabbing a hearty snack, we continue on an 8 km trail towards the Formiga Waterfall. Known as one of Jalapão’s best, its emerald green waters offer a refreshing dip. This is the perfect spot in Brazil for swimming, diving, and floating. To cap off this exciting Jalapão Brazil Tour day, a transfer will take us to Mateiros for a delicious dinner and a well-earned rest.

Brazil Jalapão - swim

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Hotel Stay

Start your day early on this Jalapão Brazil Tour, waking up at 4 AM to climb the Espírito Santo Mountain Range. We’ll go up 200 meters and walk another 600 meters to catch a jaw-dropping sunrise in Brazil. After that, we’ll hike 3 km more to reach the mountain’s peak and marvel at the stunning erosion patterns.

Jalapão Tocantins Brazil

Next, we’ll carefully hike 7 km down the mountain to reach Jalapão’s famous golden dunes. These orange-gold sands, set against a backdrop of mountains and springs, are a highlight of this great adventure.

Jalapão Tocantins Brazil Dunas

After grabbing a quick snack, we’ll relax at Pixico Beach, a river beach, until it’s time for lunch at Mr. Adélio’s Restaurant Curicaca. Here, you’ll taste traditional Jalapão cuisine. To wrap up your day on this Jalapão Brazil Tour, a transfer will take us to Ponte Alta City for dinner and a good night’s sleep.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Hotel Stay

Kick off your day in Brazil with a tasty breakfast before heading out on your Jalapão Brazil Tour. Our first stop is Holed Stone, a unique spot in the Cerrado with amazing views. This place got its name from the natural holes in a big sandstone rock. It’s a great place for memorable photos.


Next, we’ll take a short 2.5 km hike to reach the Enchanted Canyon, a highlight of the tour in Brazil. Depending on the time of year, you can see up to five waterfalls from one spot! It’s a truly rare and special place.

Adventure Jalapão Tocantis

After all this exploration on our Jalapão Brazil Tour, you’ll be hungry. We’ll have lunch at the Dona Rosa Restaurant to sample the local flavors. After a short rest, we’ll return to Palmas. Ending our unforgettable trip!

Breakfast, Lunch

What is included?

  • Accommodation in double shared room. Single and triple occupancy option is also available.
  • Meals - Full board with an appreciation of regional cuisine (breakfast, lunch, dinner). * From 2024 the prices don't include dinner.
  • Experienced local guides. English speaking guide can be booked separately.
  • Transport to and from Palmas in a 4x4 vehicle throughout the Jalapão region.
  • Trail snack (cereal bars, biscuits, sun-dried meat paçoca and/or fruit and nuts).
  • Mineral water during the trip.
  • Entrance fees to attractions.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Visit to and interaction with local communities.

What is not included?

  • Accommodation and food in Palmas;
  • Optional tours;
  • Any items not mentioned above.

Next Departures

December 3, 2023 - December 7, 2023 Guaranteed R$3.144,74
December 10, 2023 - December 14, 2023 Guaranteed R$3.409,21
December 17, 2023 - December 21, 2023 Guaranteed R$3.409,21
December 27, 2023 - December 31, 2023 Guaranteed R$3.842,11
December 28, 2023 - January 1, 2024 Guaranteed R$3.842,11

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Overall Adventure Rating:
- Based on 14 travel reviews
Very Good
  1. Culturally enriching
    By Beatriz
    from Brazil
    December 26, 2023
    The experience in Jalapão was sensational and culturally enriching! We were able to have experiences close to Jalapão reality with the help of our guide, who took us to a cultural immersion and native cuisine. Our guide not only shared his knowledge about this wonderful place but also adapted our itinerary according to the weather and our needs!
    Date of Experience: December 19, 2022
  2. Exceeded my expectations
    By Simone Sena
    from Brazil
    November 22, 2023
    Getting to know Jalapão with you made all the difference and the guide that accompanied us made the experience indescribable. Patient, welcoming, careful and knowledgeable about the wonders of Jalapão. The itinerary was perfect during these days and the accommodations exceeded my expectations…
    Date of Experience: November 16, 2023
  3. Perfect!!
    By Luise B.
    from Brazil
    November 21, 2023
    It was perfect! Super organized, the trails were wonderful! And being able to get to know the communities was a great experience!!! I recommend
    Date of Experience: November 09, 2023
  4. Tourist experience, extraordinary
    By Vinicius L.
    from Brazil
    October 19, 2023
    A unique experience! The local guides bring the history and experience of the local people, as well as being expert masters of the fauna and flora of the Cerrado. As for the itinerary and the landscapes, I don't need to tell you how beautiful the Jalapão is! A great experience, which I recommend to everyone.
    Date of Experience: October 08, 2023
  5. A unique experience, an indescribable place!
    By Fabiana Q.
    from Brazil
    September 18, 2023
    A very serious and committed company! A care that gave me a lot of security. Incredible routes, very beautiful places. Rating 10
    Date of Experience: September 09, 2023
  6. Great experience
    By Pedro R.
    from Brazil
    July 24, 2023
    I did the Volta ao Parque tour and it was incredible! The itinerary includes several attractions in Jalapao, the accommodation is comfortable and everything was well organized. Our guide was an excellent professional: helpful, calm, gave us lots of important information and was very safe. I recommend the tour!
    Date of Experience: July 13, 2023
  7. An unusual adventure! I highly recommend it.
    By Junior Boeira
    from Brazil
    June 30, 2023
    Simply perfect! When we chose our destination, we knew we were in for a unique experience by choosing the Volta ao Parque (Park Circuit) tour. We wouldn't trade this experience for anything, we think it's perfect.
    Date of Experience: June 21, 2023
  8. Perfect! Just do it!
    By Lari
    from Brazil
    June 19, 2023
    I did this tour with my fiancé and it was incredible. I recommend it to anyone who likes hiking, enjoying nature and getting to know/being close to the culture of the local communities. The tour is a departure from the norm and offers a more intimate experience. Enjoying the most beautiful places in the Jalapão. This tour offers much more than what we see around Jalapão. It was certainly one of the best trips I've ever taken and if you do, you won't regret it.
    Date of Experience: June 10, 2023
  9. A unique experience!
    By Armelle C.
    from Brazil
    June 15, 2023
    We loved the tour of the park, a perfect balance of nature and culture. We felt that the guides took special care of our group at all times. I recommend it with my eyes closed!
    Date of Experience: June 08, 2023
  10. I loved the experience
    By Carla Castro
    from Brazil
    March 7, 2023
    I loved the experience, but what I liked the most was the Fervedouros! I loved them! I don’t know how to swim and I managed to enjoy it a lot!
    Date of Experience: February 28, 2023

Cancelation Policy

We understand that plans can change, and we strive to accommodate such changes to the best of our ability. Please take note of our cancellation policy as follows:
  1. Free Cancellation Period: You may cancel your reservation at no cost up to 35 days before your departure date
  2. Partial Refund Period: If you cancel between 34 and 8 days prior to your departure, a cancellation fee of 35% of the total trip cost will be charged.
  3. Non-Refundable Period: No refunds will be provided for cancellations made 7 days or fewer before departure.

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Jalapão Brazil Tour 5 Days
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