Take a private guided hiking tour going to Cantareira State Park 40 minutes away from São Paulo's downtown by private vehicle.The hike has the main target of reaching Pedra Grande (big rock) which is a 1010 meter high belvedere about 5 kilometers away from the park’s main entrance (10 KM walk round-trip), where visitors can contemplate one of the most splendid views of São Paulo.In order to reach Pedra Grande viewpoint, visitors hike on unpaved roads uphill, on trails of light level of difficulty and surrounded by native forest, lush landscape, little falls and animals, particularly monkeys.About 1:30min walk away from the park’s main entrance, rests a beautiful lake called “CARP LAKE”. Take a break at the edge of the lake and continue on for a more 30-minute walk to Pedra Grande Belvedere.
Once on the top resting area of Pedra Grande, take in the incredible vista spanning all the vastness of São Paulo looking across the valleys towards the largest city in the Southern hemisphere.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Parque Estadual da Cantareira - Nucleo Pedra Grande, Sao Paulo, State of Sao PauloOur experienced guides are local experts on the regions ecology and wildlife with an unmatched passion for the area. Imagine a tour designed around your interests and desires, truly a one of a kind experience. It is our mission to connect you to this natural world and breathtaking area, leaving a lasting impression on you.Pass By: Parque Estadual da Cantareira - Nucleo Pedra Grande, Sao Paulo, State of Sao PauloFinish off with a fantastic lunch at "O Velhão” restaurant complex (not included in the tour price). Several buffets, excellent food and a wonderful atmosphere. Surrounded by green, the buildings are all made in recycled demolition material, in a style that is almost like citadels with lots of unusual details.Pass By: Parque Estadual da Cantareira - Nucleo Pedra Grande, Sao Paulo, State of Sao PauloTaste the ever-popular cachaça (the Brazilian national drink). They keep in their cellar 12 mind-blowing different flavors along with other finest liquors. Pass By: Parque Estadual da Cantareira - Nucleo Pedra Grande, Sao Paulo, State of Sao PauloAfter have such an adventurous day, on the journey back to hotel, we’ll cater the conversation to your interests and our expertise, whether that can be fauna, flora, bioma, or cultural history of the area.