Cycling Serra Catarinense
Traveling package right for cyclists dedicated to ride in the mountains, where the stunning views and unbeatable of Serra do Rio do Rastro. A nature covered by Atlantic Forest, with many natural beauties and emotions await you on the road of Serra das Catarinas. The coldest region of southern Brazil with temperate climates, plains, hills and mountains, cascades that freeze in the winter. The mountain range of Santa Catarina is the ideal scenario for the practice of rural tourism dominates the landscape cut by the lush green of the general mountain range between the municipalities of the plateau serrano, this Urubici.
- Trip Duration: 5 days | 4 nights , ride has the beginning | End in Florianópolis.
- Degree of difficulty: Rise and fall – Medium.
- Fecha: 01/08 a 05/08, 18/09 a 22/09;
- Valor: R$ 2700.
- Tasty meals, all breakfast items;
- Local Guides fluent in English and Portuguese;
- Bicycle, helmet and car of support.
- International Flights & home;
- Visa, passport or surcharge for single room which will have to be informed;
- Travel Insurance, drinks and personal expenses.
Day 1: Arrival in Florianópolis
A representative will receive you at the airport and transfer you to a comfortable hostel in the center of Lagoa da conceição. The rest of the day is leisure to enjoy the beauty of the Lagoa.
Day 2: Florianópolis to Urubici
Leaving Florianópolis, we will go to Urubici. Transfer from Florianópolis to Urubici is a 3 hours drive. We will ride the same day to the hill of the church that is one of the natural attractions of Urubici (Contemplation of the Stone Pierced). In the belvedere we will contemplate all the grandeur of the rocky formation.
Day 3: Campestre Mountain
We will go on the Morro do Campestre, which is one of the main natural attractions of the city. To get to the top of the hill is a relatively strong climb, with about 1 km and then another 600 metres walk, where we will have a magnificent view of the Rio Canoas Valley.
After the visit to Morro do Campestre, we will go to the region of San Francisco, where we will have lunch at Sitio Arroio da Serra (Participating property of the Project Acolhida in the Colony, Organic and Colonial food).
After lunch we will go around the community of San Francisco, going towards the region of the Invernador, from where we return to the city.
Day 4: Serra do Corvo Branco
Start the pedal until the Serra do Corvo Branco, where we will descend between its 90-meter cleft, traversing its sinuous curves, contemplating the foothills of Serra Geral. After the descent of the Serra we return to the city in the car of Support.
Day 5: Trip to Serra do Rio do Rastro
Leaving Florianopolis, we will go by car or bus to the lookout of Serra do Rio do Rastro (1420 meters). At the visitors center we will contemplate the curves of the road. Then we will ride one of the most beautiful roads of Brazil, with its sinuous curves that cut through the walls of the impressive Sierra General for the District of Guatá in Lauro Muller.
What to bring: In your backpack may be necessary to take extra warm clothes (depending on the altitude, location, and time), a camera, personal items, such as sunscreen.