Private Tour: Lagoinha do Leste, the Most Famous Floripa Trail by Aventura Zen

Summary

Frame Trail x East Pond x Southern Swamp 9 am - presentation of the neighborhood of Armação - former fishing village and an amazing place with a lot of history. 9.30 am - we will cross the beautiful Matadeiro beach  - start of the trail through a forest near the sea  - after an hour the vegetation turns into a rocky shore - more open and with beautiful natural lookouts 12 h - finally down to the beach of Lagoinha do Leste - we have approximately 2 hours to enjoy and explore the beach and the river 14 h - we climb the Morro da Coroa - a steep climb of about 30 min - we have about 45 minutes to enjoy this magical place where we can also take amazing photos of our adventure 3 pm - time to return! we have a 30-minute alternate trail in a well-preserved forest until you reach the main trail and descend to the beautiful locality of Swamp South 4 pm - Here we finish our activity but if you still have breath I will be happy to show you a little of the beautiful beach of the South Swamp - also a great place for a delicious meal in front of the sea.

Tour info

Duration
7 hours
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Why take this tour?

 Lagoinha do Leste is one of the natural treasures of Santa Catarina Island - Florianópolis. Due to its geographical isolation, it is also one of the most preserved beaches, including the whole set: beach - forest - fauna - flora - mountains - river.  The beach - wild and unspoiled - is 1,250 meters long with soft white sands. The sea has good waves for surfing and requires attention from sunbathers. A safe and pleasant option is the clear waters of the small lagoon on site.  We will cross forests and have the opportunity to observe animals in their own habitat, mainly seabirds, but also sea lions / dolphins / turtles / crabs. With a little luck we will have beautiful and unusual encounters with wildlife.  The trail has several natural lookouts with unforgettable panoramic views and excellent for shooting. Take your gear. I'm sure you will have an unforgettable day!  

What’s included?

  • A delicious "gourmet vegetarian sandwich" and fresh tropical fruits.

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Before you book

  • Duration: 7h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

About operator:

Hello, I'm Augusto Nogueira, nature guide since 2003 and specialized in the exuberant nature of Florianópolis/Santa Catarina Island and also Chapada Diamantina-Bahia - two incredible places to hike and connect with - waterfalls, forests, mountains, rivers , sea, flora and fauna. My profession is also my life mission and I love it. Meditation and ChiKung are practices that we can also share - just tell us your interest. These are excellent tools for connecting us to our primary energy source - inside and outside. Come and enjoy the best of our Nature with Aventura Zen. We work with the main trails here in Florianópolis during almost the whole year. Usually in July and August we are in Chapada Diamantina - Bahia, enjoying the excellent winter season there. Please contact me for more information. I'm always ready to create the best personalized trip/hike for you.

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