The Serra dos Orgãos National Park, where the Teresopolis Hiking Tour takes place, was founded in 1939 and it has peaks ranging from 1.100 meters (3.300 feet) to 2.260 meters (6.800 feet). The name Serra dos Orgãos (Organs Mountains) was given by the Portuguese colons, when they noticed that the mountains resembled an organ (musical instrument). The average temperatures around the park, are usually around: 25ºC (77ºF) in summer and 12ºC (54ºF) in winter but it can drop down to 0ºC (32ºF) on a cold winter night very easily.
Teresopolis Hiking Tour – PROGRAM
Our Teresopolis Hiking Tour, happens in a breathtaking natural environment, located about 1:30 minutes from Rio, where the Serra do Orgãos National Park is located. Teresopolis city is known for being the Meca of hiking, trekking and rock climbing in Brazil. In this trip, you will visit awesome waterfalls in the lower part of the national park, as well as taking a 45 minutes hike in the forest
Around 8 hours round trip.
Transportation, guiding services and hiking trip.
From 03 to 14 people
Groups of only 02 people will pay extra R$ 50,00 each
Under request. Early pick ups at 6:30 am, year round. Best season between April and October.
Wear good walking or hiking shoes, take towels and bathing suits, take a small backpack with water , fruits and snacks, wear comfortable clothes, wear a cap and sun block on sunny days. We do not provide food in this tour but there are places to eat in Teresopolis after the hike . Time to stop and eat is included in the tour duration.
How to Book :
Please click on the BOOK NOW button at the top right of this page, and pay the required deposit (R$ 99,00) Choose an available date. We usually need at least 24 hs in advance, in order to provide this tour. In case the chosen date does not appear on our booking calendar, please send us an e-mail requesting availability. Remainder is always paid in cash to the guide, at the start of the tour. For full payment requests , we use Paypal with a 7% surcharge.
* Admittance tickets to the national park are not included ( Around R$ 20.00 per person)