Chapada Diamantina

The story of Lenšóis

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The story of Lençóis begins in the years around 1845, while the diamonds time the diamonds formed graves in the Chapada Diamantina region in search of quick riches a modest settlement. To date, the city received its colonial houses and other buildings from the 18th Century.
Who wants to get to know the Chapada Diamantina - a vast and mountainous plateau with rivers, waterfalls and caves, which is also one of the best places in Brazil for the purpose of trekking to visit Lencois.

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As a center of ecotourism in Lençóis unveiled at one of the foothills of the Serra do Sincorá, compared to the wealth of mountains and hills as the soporific Pai Inácio, obtained from the amount of visitors a wide panoramic view over the region.

Valleys and plains full of mountain flora, such as bromeliads, orchids and evergreen shape the landscape into a colorful contrast to the typical species of the Caatinga. Caves, canyons and an infinity of waterfalls, surrounded by local flora of the Atlantic rain forest complete the local scenario.

Chapada Diamantina National Park is located in the region, also the 152 000 hectares of National Park Chapada Diamantina. The beauty of this place is unparalleled. Especially on the longer trails with different difficulty levels, many of which were built by slaves, and diamonds Tropeiros graves, the presence of a parking officer proves to be necessary since they are not signposted.

The adventures are some of the most beautiful scenarios of Brazil, in the numerous caves, waterfalls, valleys and mountains of the Chapada Diamantina can be found again. A unique place full of stories, legends, and characterized by a strong correlation







Pai Inácio


Morro do Pai Inácio

From the top of this naturally formed viewpoint, the visitor receives a very privileged view of the whole region. 22 km Lençóis connect with the beginning of the trail on the BR-242. Of the 1,150 meters high and also the highest point, the visitor a view of the mountains of Serra do Sincorá, Serra da Serra da Bacia and Chapadinha. In view of the visitors also get a 360 degree view of the landscape that is magical, especially at sunset.








Gruta Azul

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Pocos do Serrano Rio Lencois

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Rio Mosquito

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poco do Serrano no Rio Lencois

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poco do Serrano no Rio Lencois

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Poco do Diabo

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Lencois Chapada Diamantina