Considered a World Heritage Site by
Unesco, it is famous for its
waterfalls, a true natural
sanctuary on the
Brazlian cerrado with
scenery of rare
A Goiás Sanctuary for mysticism
and esotericism. Crossed by the
14th Parallel, like Machu Pichu
in Peru, there are fantastic
stories of flying saucers.
At 1678 m, it is the highest point in Goiás and in the entire central
plain, and offers an incredible
panoramic view of the
One of the most beautiful hikes on
the Chapada will take you through
a field of flowers to the source of
the Macacão River. From up high,
you can see the 200-meter-tall
Kalunga Historic Site and Cultura Heritage
The largest ex-slave colony in Brazil is located in the town of Cavalcante, distributed among Engenho II, Prata, Vão do Moleque and Vão das Almas. In 1991, the area has been listed by the Government of Goiás as a Kalunga Cultural Heritage Site.
Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park
Thanks to the quartz formations, the Chapada is one of the places on the planet where the sun reflects with more intensity. A perfect scenario for you to enjoy the innumerable natural attractions, such as rivers, canyons and beautiful waterfalls. After a long walk, it will be time to relax in one of the charming inns.
Walk through gray rock formations sculpted by the São Miguel River, which form a lunar shaped group. It is even more beautiful with the movement of the crystalline water. While you admire the landscape, refresh yourself and relax in the many natural pools and rapids while you feel the special energy of the region.
Jardim de Maytréia Overlook
The overlook is one of the points most treasured by mystics, who agree that there is a magnetic force field at the location. Whoever is not in synchronization can go just the same. The fields with flowers, paths and buriti groves, with the mountains in the background, make it one of the most photographed places in the region.
A self-guided trail of almost1 kmthrough the São Bento Farm Inn takes visitors the Almécegas Waterfall (50 metersin height), which has a viewpoint and natural swimming pool. Rappel down the falls is possible if arranged in advance.
At an altitude of1,500 m, this quartzite rock formation in the form of a whale unveils panoramic views of the Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park. From the top it is possible to see Sete Lagoas - a part of Alto Paraíso - and several mountains on the horizon.
Among the mammals that inhabit the Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park, the attractions include the maned fox and pampas deer. Among the 312 species of birds are the rhea, king vulture, several species of hawks and the very rare Merganser duck (on the Preto River ).
If all you want to do is be in direct contact with nature, be prepared to be awed. The river that bathes the valley goes around the rocky relief of the locale, forming beautiful waterfalls and pools of clear, green water along the course of the river. Choose one of them and relax while you enjoy the gorgeous landscape.
Among the beautiful waterfalls on the Chapada, you can’t miss the São Bento, perfect for a refreshing dip while surrounded by some 93 species of birds registered by birdwatchers. Also get to know Almécegas I and II and, if you have children with you, the Loquinhas, which has shallow emerald colored waters.
The course of the river forms a group of small waterfalls ideal for swimming and perfect if you want to relax without taking a tiring walk. Being that access is easy, it is perfect for a family with children.
Alto Paraíso de Goiás
13/12/2012Fotógrafo mais linduam ❤
13/12/2012Loquinhas waterfall 🏊
22/02/2012Meu Carnaval 2012
14/12/2012#loquinhas #altoparaíso #chapadadosveadeiros #brazil
17/09/2012Loquinha #instagram #instamood #chapadados veadeiros #brazil #waterfall #water
07/08/2013Vamos fugir prouto lugar!!! #chapadadosveadeiros #altoparaiso
Alto Paraíso de Goiás