32 days in Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park & Chapada Diamantina National Park Itinerary

32 days in Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park & Chapada Diamantina National Park Itinerary

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Alto Paraiso de Goias
— 13 nights
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Chapada Diamantina National Park
— 18 nights
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Alto Paraiso de Goias

— 13 nights

Highland Paradise

Developed from a 19th-century cattle ranch, Alto Paraiso de Goias serves as the major gateway to a World Heritage-listed national park known for containing some of the world's oldest natural rock formations.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Alto Paraiso de Goias: Cavalcante (Santa Barbara Waterfall, Cachoeira Santa Barbara, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros, get outside with Cachoeira do Garimpao, admire the sheer force of Catarata dos Couros, and contemplate the waterfront views at Vale da Lua.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Alto Paraiso de Goias travel planner.

Belo Horizonte to Alto Paraiso de Goias is an approximately 11.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time to Amazon Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Chapada Diamantina National Park.

Things to do in Alto Paraiso de Goias

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

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Chapada Diamantina National Park

— 18 nights
Venture out of the city with trips to Mucuge (Cachoeira Bate-Palma, Cachoeira das Andorinhas, &more), Igatu (Rampa do Caim, Garimpo da Verruga, &more) and Ibicoara (Cachoeira do Buracao & Cachoeira da Fumacinha).

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Chapada Diamantina National Park visit planner.

Explore your travel options from Alto Paraiso de Goias to Chapada Diamantina National Park with the Route module. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Alto Paraiso de Goias to Chapada Diamantina National Park due to the time zone difference. In December, daytime highs in Chapada Diamantina National Park are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. On the 16th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Chapada Diamantina National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 16:

Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park travel guide

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World heritage site · Waterfalls · National Parks
Inscribed on the World Heritage List as one of the world's oldest and staggeringly diverse ecosystems, Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park occupies an ancient plateau developed over the last 2 billion years. A tour of Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park leads visitors across landscapes that include dense forests, mighty waterfalls, wild canyons, and high-altitude cerrado (tropical savannah). Vacations in Chapado dos Veadeiros National Park are hugely popular with ecotourists, who base their adventures in gateway towns Sao Jorge or Alto Paraiso de Goias. From one of those two centers nature-lovers can easily access the protected wilderness areas, ideal for hiking, rappelling, and canyoning.