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Park in Parque Nacional do Itatiaia

Parque Nacional do Itatiaia

Established in 1937, this is Brazil’s oldest national park, and one of its most ruggedly beautiful. Its lush, dark foliage contains more than 400 species of native birds and is also home to monkeys and sloths. Divid…
Waterfall in Parque Nacional do Itatiaia

Poronga, Véu de Noiva & Itaporani Waterfalls

A few kilometers up the road from the park headquarters, short trails lead to the Poronga, Véu de Noiva & Itaporani Waterfalls.
Museum in Parque Nacional do Itatiaia

Natural History Museum

Park headquarters and the adjacent natural history museum are 9km north of Itatiaia town, in the park's lower, tamer section.
Waterfall in Parque Nacional do Itatiaia

Itaporani Waterfall

This waterfall is accessible by a short trail a few kilometers up the road from Itatiaia's national park headquarters.
Waterfall in Parque Nacional do Itatiaia

Poronga Waterfall

This waterfall is accessible by a short trail a few kilometers up the road from Itatiaia's national park headquarters.
Waterfall in Parque Nacional do Itatiaia

Véu de Noiva Waterfall

This waterfall is accessible by a short trail a few kilometers up the road from Itatiaia's national park headquarters.
Lake in Parque Nacional do Itatiaia

Lago Azul

From park headquarters, a simple 400m walk takes you to this lake.
Park in Parque Nacional do Itatiaia

Lower Park Entrance

Entrance to the lower section of the Parque Nacional do Itatiaia.
Park in Parque Nacional do Itatiaia

Upper Park Entrance

Entrance to the upper section of the Parque Nacional do Itatiaia.