The tour starts with the pick-up (at your accomodation: bed n breackfast, hotel or pier), the Usina River is 25km from the Center of Paraty, it takes about 30 minutes drive, it will be a private transport.
To get to the start point we hike up on the valley, it is a steep walk.
Mini Canyon 25 minutes
Lower 40 minutes
Upper 60 minutes
At the start point we will put on wetsuits, harness and helmet and enter to the river.
Once we are in the river we will follow it´s flow, down stream, to get to the trailhead.
Mini Canyon 2 hours
Lower 4 hours
Upper 5 hours
In the end of the activity, we will stop at a local family´s house, where we can change clothes, and the family will give us a brazilian meal.
After the lunch, the transport will drive us back to Paraty Center.
Total time (transport + aproach + canyon + lunch)
Mini Canyon 5 hours
Lower 7 hours
Upper 8 hours
We offer english speaking tour guides, lisenced with Cadastur, specialized for outdoor activities, private transport, lunch, photos with GoPro, all gear (wetsuits, harness, helmet), insurance.