Serra dos Órgãos

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Serra dos Órgãos is in Rio de Janeiro of Brazil.

Understand[edit]

History[edit]

Founded 1939.

Landscape[edit]

Mountains up to 2,275 m ...

Flora and fauna[edit]

Atlantic Forest

Climate[edit]

Get in[edit]

Fees/Permits[edit]

Entrance-fee, dayly-fee and accommodation according to type.

Get around[edit]

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Hiking[edit]

In total 130 km hiking trails well marked[[1]] and maintained. ...

  • Beginners start with Trilha Cartão Postal .... (Time: approx. 1 h / Start: Sede Teresópolis)
  • Bridges in the trees: Trilha Suspensa (Time: approx. 1/2 h / Start: From Sede Teresópolis with car to Represa beja-flor) (Feb.2017: currently closed for security/maintanance reasons)
  • Waterfall Véu da Noiva ... (Time: approx. 1 h each direction / Start: Sede Petrópolis)
  • Hike Morro do Alicate(1680 m) ...
  • Pico do Gloria ...
  • Alcobaca ...
  • Trilha do Escalavrado ... (Time: approix. 3 h up / Start: close to km 93,5 of BR116 Rio-Teresópolis)[[2]]
  • Cabeca de Peixe... (Time: approx. 3 h up / Start: close to km 9x of BR116 Rio-Teresópolis)[[3]]
  • Pedra do Sino with 2275 m highest mountain, very easy to reach... (Time: approx. 5 h / Start: Sede Teresópolis)[Photo]
  • Travessia Petrópolis-Teresópolis 30 km hiking with 2 nights sleeping in huts ... ...

Read Guia de Trilhas, Cachoeiras e Montanhas from Waldyr Neto (ISBN: 978-85-908130-1-9)...

Swim[edit]

Several rivers with small lakes (Posso) and waterfalls are fun for refreshing. The highest waterfall in Piabetá is just outside park boundaries. Easy to reach is waterfall "km 13" at the road Itaipave-Tersópolis.

Rappelling[edit]

The 35 m waterfall Cachoeira Véu da Noiva is a comon place for rappelling.

Buy[edit][add listing]

Buy Guia de Trilhas, Cachoeiras e Montanhas from Waldyr Neto (ISBN: 978-85-908130-1-9) that is sold at the gate.

Eat[edit][add listing]

Nothing to eat sold at the huts! Carry all your food! Good equipped Kitchen in the 2 Lodges

Drink[edit][add listing]

water sources on the trail

Sleep[edit][add listing]

Tent, Floor or Bed

Lodging[edit]

2

Camping[edit]

Officially only next to the 2 lodges

Backcountry[edit]

Stay safe[edit]

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