• Multi Activity
  • Palmas
  • Palmas
  • Glamping & Hotel
  • Portuguese, English
  • 10
From R$3.578,95
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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.

Jalapao Brazil Tour - Dunas Jalapão

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!

Jalapao Brazil Tour

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?

Jalapao Brazil Tour

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, English-speaking 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
Sunset Jalapão Tocantins Brazil

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
3 Stars Hotel

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 Brazil

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 Tocantins

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
3 Stars Hotel

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
3 Stars Hotel

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.


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
3 Stars Hotel

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 exploring on our Jalapão Brazil Tour, you’ll be hungry. We’ll have lunch at Dona Rosa’s Restaurant to taste some local flavors. To end the day, a transfer will take us to Ponte Alta, where we’ll rest up for more adventures in Brazil.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
3 Stars Hotel

Get ready for another exciting day on your Jalapão Brazil Tour! After breakfast, we’re off to visit Japanese Lake. Known for its clear, blue waters, this spot invites you to take a refreshing dive right in the heart of Brazil.

Jalapão Tocantins Brazil Tour - lagoon

Next up on our Brazil adventure, we’ll experience local cuisine at Dona Almerinda’s Restaurant. It’s a chance to taste traditional food that’s sure to delight your taste buds.

Jalapão Tocantins Brazil Tour - swimm

To wrap up this Jalapão Brazil Tour day, a transfer will take us to Taquaruçu. Here, we’ll enjoy a good dinner and get some rest for the next leg of our journey in Brazil.

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 8, 2023 Guaranteed R$3.578,95
December 10, 2023 - December 15, 2023 Guaranteed R$3.888,16
December 17, 2023 - December 22, 2023 Guaranteed R$3.888,16
December 27, 2023 - January 1, 2024 Guaranteed R$4.447,37
December 28, 2023 - January 2, 2024 Guaranteed R$4.447,37

Having trouble finding a date that matches your schedule?

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Overall Adventure Rating:
- Based on 45 travel reviews
Very Good
  1. 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: September 11, 2023
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. An experience not to be missed!
    By Marcia Duque
    from Brazil
    August 23, 2023
    Personalized itinerary, a real journey from scratch! Lots of hiking in beautiful places, breathtaking activities, the lodge with lots of nature and tranquillity! Total safety and highly trained guides, with a plus in creativity, which turned the trip into an unforgettable experience. Congratulations!!!!!
    Date of Experience: August 10, 2023
  5. Unforgettable!
    By Leonardo M.
    from Brazil
    August 19, 2023
    The trip was incredible from start to finish. A very well planned itinerary that makes you connect with the nature of the place, the accommodation was great, the food was always delicious and the guides were spectacular! It was an extraordinary trip...
    Date of Experience: August 10, 2023
  6. A wonderful trip
    By Maira S.
    from Brazil
    August 18, 2023
    One of the best trips I've ever taken in my life, everything went better than planned, attentive, polite guides, incredible tours, I loved every moment of this trip! I highly recommend it.
    Date of Experience: August 04, 2023
  7. A WONDERFUL experience!!!
    By Guilherme F.
    from Brazil
    July 28, 2023
    This incredible trip managed to far exceed my expectations of Jalapão. If you want to go there and have contact with nature on the trails, with the local culture in the communities, get to know places with wonderful views, this is the itinerary for you. I have nothing more to add and only say that THERE IS NO BETTER ROUTE TO GUIDE YOU IN JALAPÃO.
    Date of Experience: July 15, 2023
  8. All chosen with great care to provide a unique experience
    By João
    from Brazil
    March 21, 2023
    Excellent experience in Jalapão: a week of learning with the locals, their traditions, and way of life, in addition to the natural beauties and attractions of the region. Congratulations to our guide and his professionalism, good humor, availability, and permanent encouragement to the group, which allowed the trip to be fully enjoyed. I thank the company for the service provided, with clarity and practicality from the first contact. Itinerary (with trails and rafting), transfers, transport, trails, accommodation, meals, attractions/activities/tours – all chosen with great care to provide a unique experience to the visitor who wants to know Jalapão in its fullness.
    Date of Experience: March 21, 2023
  9. Very transformative in personal terms
    By Debora
    from Brazil
    March 20, 2023
    I just got back from Jalapão. It was an incredible experience. A true immersion in nature and community. Very transformative in personal terms, mainly, to get out of my comfort zone. And what to say about the guide…….an amazing person with a huge heart.
    Date of Experience: March 20, 2023
  10. An immersion that rescues us what is really worth it
    By Stafania
    from Brazil
    March 19, 2023
    The experience of getting to know the traditional Jalapão, the people who are part of it, the smells, flavors, sensations… an immersion that rescues us what is really worth it. Stunning natural beauty, excellent accommodation, personal challenge, jungle bath, nature bath. I recommend it to everyone who wants to connect with nature, here people still challenge themselves in an adventurous place 🙂 Itinerary out of common sense, personalized experience. We joked that the entire Jalapao was reserved just for our group!
    Date of Experience: March 13, 2023

Cancellation 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 6 Days
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