Join me at “POÇO FORMOSO + 3 CASCATAS” hiking UPDATED date
Nearby Paranapiacaba village, the Poço Formoso trail has its main goal our arrival at several different natural pools with green and clear water, in different spots within the path. During our time in the woods we will reach some strategic locations where we will be able to see the village railroad and tunnels which are part of the actually triggered off “Funicular System” (built in the 19th century), as well as a panoramic view from “baixada Santista”, if the weather conditions allow us to – also, we will be able to appreciate nice views of Mata Atlantica woods, and experience it´s great atmosphere.
-trail difficulty level: Intermediate (lots of stones in the land floor path with ups, and downs)
-physical difficulty: Intermediate
-Trail total time: Protected content (depending on the group velocity, not including the stops at pools and waterfalls)
-Total length: 7Km (way and return)
-Trail land: Mata Atlántico, with an irregular path, ups, and downs – depending on the rain conditions, it can become slippery.
-Tourist attractions: nice landscapes, walk in between Mata Atlântica, swimming in the pools.
-Not recommended to sedentary people, with reduced mobility and cardiorespiratory problems.
Price: 45,00 reais per person (for a minimum of 6 and maximum of 20 people - to be paid in advance since it will be an exclusive group.)
Note: This value covers only the tour, transportation, food and water should be paid separately and organized by each participant.
- outdoor and adventure activities, are subjected to risks, and when you agree participating be
fully aware that accidents can happen, and you are responsible for your actual health
conditions – so please, strictly follow the guides instructions so risks can be minimized, and be
sure you are in suitable health conditions.
- In case of bad weather, rescheduling may occur.
- Transportation should be organized, paid and is of total responsibility of each participant, who
should be on time and date and place agreed. Each one should be on appropriate clothing
shoes, water, heat, swimsuits etc... to start the activity. SUGGESTION for transportation: use
public transportation – bus, metro, train or a service like UBER/CABIFY (we can agree in
advance to go together, share pool cars etc...).
Terms and conditions:
- The guide is not responsible for any objects left or forgotten in the woods or swimming pools.
- The no show does not imply any reimbursement of prepaid values, So don´t be late!
Meeting point:Protected content
- Paranapiacaba village offers lunch options to those interested... The guide only speaks
Portuguese, so don´t expect explanations from him in another language.
Enroll till March 3rd!
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