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Lagoinha do Leste Trail

Augosto is a great guide in the Florianopolis area. I booked him for the Lagoinha do Leste trail... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2018
Evan M
Augusto is your man!

We booked a three-day itinerary with Augusto (five guys in their mid-20s, traveling mid-March) and... read more

Reviewed March 21, 2018
csayre92
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Hi! I am a professional nature guide with a great experience guiding people in the trails of Santa Catarina Island (Florianopolis) and Chapada Diamantina (Bahia) - two amazing places for hiking and to be connected with the nature. We have excellent...more
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

Augosto is a great guide in the Florianopolis area. I booked him for the Lagoinha do Leste trail and Augosto was very professional. He picked me up from my hotel on time, and his English is very good. He is also very friendly and willing...More

Thank Evan M
Guto N, Gerente geral at Aventura Zen, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2018

Hi Evan, thanks for the great review for Aventura Zen. We are always trying to offer the best possible - punctuality, good communication, friendship, good knowledge, a delicious snack, whatever! And of course an unforgettable trail. This is our business and mission - to bring...More

Reviewed March 21, 2018

We booked a three-day itinerary with Augusto (five guys in their mid-20s, traveling mid-March) and could not have been more satisfied. The man is pleasant, patient and kind to everyone he meets. He helped us drive in and around Florianopolis, as well as the "serra"...More

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Guto N, Gerente geral at Aventura Zen, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Hey man, thanks a lot for sharing your excellent feedback here. It was amazing to be with you 5 guys, a beautiful american cultural diversity! Despite the rainy weather, we had enough fun in the mountains, and the sun has blessed us here on the...More

Reviewed March 20, 2018

One thing I can tell you for sure is that there is not an easy job for a nature guide to organize 5 full days for two friends with different tastes and physical condition..... Augusto did a wonderful job of making it easy for the...More

Thank Alexandru_Al
Guto N, Gerente geral at Aventura Zen, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2018

Dear Vlad and Alexandra, What a great experience to be with you guys here in Florianópolis - my first romenians customers, and friends. I love this work anyway but it become even better when we can have fun, as we did! Thanks for such amazing...More

Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

This was such a great day. Augusto was a fantastic guide, and the area he took us to was absolutely gorgeous. We hiked through the forest, to a beautiful and very quiet beach, swam in a river, learned some Tai chi (not the name, but...More

Thank samueldub
Guto N, Gerente geral at Aventura Zen, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

Dear Samuel, it was really a great day together with you guys. Always a pleasure to guide amazing people and I am really luck about this... always finding the right people! This is sincronicity and I love this. We practice some Chi Kung (or Qigong)...More

Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

Augusto was an amazing guide who showed us some beautiful views and beaches in Florianópolis. We spent the day hiking and swimming. It was a perfect balance of activity and relaxation. He provided some vegan snacks and a guided meditation as well as a lesson...More

Thank Meredith O
Guto N, Gerente geral at Aventura Zen, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2018

Dear Meredith, thanks a lot for this excellent review and for the amazing day we have together. Yes... delicious snacks, meditation and chikung begin to be an important part, more and more, of our tracks. Hope see guys soon, here in Floripa or maybe in...More

Reviewed February 6, 2018

I had the pleasure of meeting Augusto through a mutual friend who visited Vale Pati with him. We met again in Capao town and arranged to do a hike together. We went to Purificacao waterfall, a place I had already been to a few times...More

Thank Lucia C
Guto N, Gerente geral at Aventura Zen, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2018

Dear Lucia, Thanks a lot, so nice to be with you guys - amazing day into the wild. Hey, it was probably the best feedback about my work. A good way to know that I'm doing the right thing and keep going. Very grateful and......More

Reviewed March 5, 2017

Augusto and his family live the most idyllic and wonderful life, so close to the beautiful nature of Florianopolis. This man was not only a super loving guide, he was a ray of sunlight with a wonderful brain, full of captivating conversation (and almost perfect...More

Thank Alex M
Guto N, Gerente geral at Aventura Zen, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2017

Dear friend Alex, very grateful for your excellent review. It was a pleasure to receive you guys - from England - here in Florianopolis. What a great experience we had together surfing and kayaking! Hope next time we can do a nice hiking and climbing....More

Reviewed February 24, 2017

As for the guide: I got into 2 trails with Augusto, and he was a wonderful guide. He told us about the nature, animals, vegetations... Such a bunch of nice info. He's a peaceful, calm and funny guide. =] On our team there was an...More

Thank Filipe W
Guto N, Gerente geral at Aventura Zen, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2017
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Querido Filipe, muito grato pela sua avaliação. Foi um prazer guiá-los na Lagoinha do Leste - e que bom que...More

Reviewed December 7, 2016

If your desire is to discover all the secrets of Florianopolis, the amazing variety of animals and plants, the multiple treks, rivers, hidden beaches or else just one word : go with Augusto ! He is a very good pedagogue, knows the island and its...More

Thank arthurlipo
Guto N, Gerente geral at Aventura Zen, responded to this reviewResponded December 8, 2016

Dear Arthur, thank you very much for this nice review. It was a pleasure for me to share this time with you here in Floripa. We really did a lot - surfing, hiking, singing! As I use to say... this is more than a work...More

Reviewed November 6, 2016

We have spent one week with Augusto guiding us. It was perfect, he undestood what we were looking for and did it ilke a friend. We learned a lot of things and discovered wonderful places, in a simple relaxing and also exiting way. We hope...More

Thank Amarok11
Guto N, Gerente geral at Aventura Zen, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2016

Dear friend, thanks a lot for these nice comment. This is my mission- offer magical moments for my customers, in a precise, simple and relaxed way. After all... holidays are holidays! You deserve the best, I will try my best as a guide. Welcome to...More

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