Trekking Soul - Vale do Pati 7 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS
1st Day: On arrival in Lençóis
Pick up at the Airport or Bus Station in Lençóis
Lodging in Lençóis
Distance by car from the airport: 25 km
2nd Day: Lençóis - Pati Valley
You will leave by car from Lençóis to the little town of Guiné, at first on an asphalt highway and then off-road. The trail itself begins just outside Guiné, and passes over the Gerais do Rio Preto plain, with wonderful mountain views, bathing in clean mountain rivers and, of course, stops for lunch and snacks. The trail leads to the impressive overlook of Pati Valley, with its unequaled view of the entire region. You will sleep in the houses of native inhabitants that have been adapted to receive visitors in very comfortable manners – with buffet dinners of delicious regional dishes.
The day’s hike will cover about 11 km.
Distance by car: 80 km total (30 Km off-road)
Walking distance: 11 km total between attractions
Bathing: Preto River
3rd Day: Castelo Mountain and Waterfalls
After a fortifying breakfast, you will visit the Funis Waterfall, the Lajedo Waterfall, and Castelo Mountain (with its incredible view, and a crossing of a mysterious cavern). The walks will cover about 12 km, but without the necessity of carrying any weight. You'll eat dinner and sleep in the houses of native residents.
Walking distance: 12 km
Bathing: Funis River waterfalls
4th Day: Cachoeirão Waterfall
Today you will visit the Cachoeirão Waterfall from below, with invigorating bathing in the natural pools formed by the Cachoeirão River. The rock-hopping trail follows the rocky riverbed, with stops for bathing and snacks. You will spend the night in the houses of native inhabitants, with a delicious dinner centered around local dishes.
Walking distance: 18 km
Bathing: Riachinho Waterfall
5th Day: Cachoeirão Waterfall from below
Today you will visit the Cachoeirão Waterfall from below, with invigorating bathing in the natural pools formed by the Cachoeirão River. The rock-hopping trail follows the rocky riverbed, with stops for bathing and snacks. You will spend the night in the houses of native inhabitants, with a delicious dinner featuring local dishes.
Walking distance: 16 km between attractions
Bathing: Pati River, Cachoeirão River
6th Day: Pati Valley- Poço Azul Pool- Lençóis
Today you will hike the Serra do Império trail towards the town of Andaraí, where a car will be waiting to take you to the Poço Azul Pool – with swimming in its crystal clear waters and a delicious buffet lunch featuring regional dishes at the Poço Azul restaurant.
Lodging in Lençóis
Distance by car: 140 km total (35 Km off-road)
Walking distance: 16 km
Bathing: Poço Azul Pool
7th Day: Return
Transfer to the airport or the Lençóis bus station
Distance by car: 25 Km total to the airport
The outings include:
Lodging at the Pati Valley
Transportation on tours
Entrance fees to the attractions
Snorkeling at the Poço Azul Pool
Complete meals at the Pati Valley
Trail or restaurant lunches