Best river trails in Brazil

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Explore the most popular river trails in Brazil with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Map of river trails in Brazil
Top trails (54)
#1 - Iguazú Falls from the Brazilian Side
Iguaçu National Park
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Length: 2.0 mi • Est. 1 h 2 m
This short trail is one of the most impressive ways to start exploring the Iguazú National Park. It is the main attraction included in the price of admission. There are several viewpoints along the way, which is all paved and equipped with ramps and elevators, ensuring easy access for elderly visitors or reduced mobility. Fees to enter the Park vary for locals, students and foreigners. For updated prices please call: +55 (45) 3521-4400 Show more
#2 - Morro do Castelo e Mirante do Pati via Caminhos do V
Parque Nacional da Chapada Diamantina
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Length: 21.2 mi • Est. Multi-day
#3 - Corcovado Trail
Parque Henrique Lage
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 3 h 20 m
The trail that leads to the top of Corcovado begins at Parque Lage, which is already an attraction of its own. Along the trail you will see waterfalls, and if you are lucky, a rich wildlife like toucans, monkeys, butterflies and various birds. The trail is full of curves and a few climbs in an area of ​​dense forest. At the end of the Morro do Corcovado Trail, the walk is smoother and you will reach the road from the Corcovado railroad towards Cristo Redentor.Show more
#4 - Trilha Buraco do Padre e Fenda da Freira
Parque Nacional dos Campos Gerais
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Length: 1.0 mi • Est. 32 m
#5 - Limeira, Americana e St. Barbara D´Oeste
Limeira, São Paulo, Brazil
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Length: 43.4 mi
Beautiful landscapes between dirt roads, single tracks and bridges over the river.Show more
#6 - Monte Crista
Garuva, Santa Catarina, Brazil
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Length: 10.0 mi • Est. 6 h 2 m
#7 - Cachoeira do Gavião e Cachoeira Andorinhas
Parque Nacional Serra do Cipó
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Length: 8.1 mi • Est. 3 h 44 m
#8 - Caminho da Fé: Campos to Aparecida
Parque Estadual de Campos do Jordão
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Length: 39.0 mi • Est. Multi-day
#9 - Reserva Emílio Battistella - Rota das Cachoeiras
Corupá, Santa Catarina, Brazil
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 2 h 14 m
This site is open to the public although it is on privately owned land. Tickets for visitation can be purchased at different locations. For more information call (47) 3375.2232 or check the RPPN Emílio Battistella web page: http://rppncatarinense.org.br/?rppns=rppn-emilio-battistella Show more
#10 - Trilha da Cachoeira - Tigre Preto - Pedra do Segredo
Cambará Do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
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Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 1 h 52 m
This route takes you to three trails, the Rio Tigre, Pedra do Segredo and another B trail, which is on the same path. These trails are wonderful, allowing you to view waterfalls and canyons.Show more
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