23 trails and tours
Rodovia BA 001 Itacaré x Serra Grande
Engenhoca, Havaizinho, Gamboa and Itacarezinho beaches.
Vila Rosa is an original colonial Cocoa Plantation located 20km from Itacaré, on the margins of the Rio de Contas. Guided tour through the Atlantic Rain forest, Cocoa plantation, Drying house and Artisinal Chocolate Factory.
☎ +55 73 - 99975 0954 / 73 - 99911 1930
☎ +55 73 - 99803 9052
Trail starting 10 km from Itacaré. It traverses large sections of rainforest, passing by Usine Waterfall, giving visitors an opportunity for a refreshing dip in a natural pool at the foot of the falls thar measure 25 meters (82 feet).
Access by boat or canoe on the Contas River passing through mangroves. The waterfall is located in a private area (a small fee is charged). There is a restaurant.
☎ +55 73 - 3251 2157
Discover on horseback some of the most charming destinations of Itacaré: Bom Sossego waterfall, Jeribucaçu beach, Camboinha, Tijuipe waterfall, crossing typical landscapes of the Itacaré region made of partially cultivated valleys surrounded by nearly untouched portions of the atlantic rainforest.
☎ +55 73 - 99935 5142
The perfect place for a panoramic view of the town, Concha Beach, Pontal and Contas River.
Route normally operated by local ecotourism agencies. The journey starts at Ribeira Beach and ends at Prainha Beach, passing along coastline and forest trails.
Concha, Resende, Tiririca, Costa and Ribeira are less than 1 km from the town center.
Acrobranche - Tyrolienne
☎ +55 73 - 3251 3089 / 73 - 99999 5076
Activity enjoyed between the months of July and October.
Access the trail from the Itacaré-Ilhéus highway (BA-001) a short an easy hike to the waterfall with a height of 4 meters (13 feet) and a width of 15 meters (49 feet) with a natural pool, perfect for swimming.
Interpretative trail of 1.44 km opened in partnership with members of the local community.
☎ +55 / 73 - 3239 6043 / 73 - 3211 8248 (fax)
Trail covering a total distance of 1290 meters (1410 yards). 440 meters pass through a beautiful coconut plantation and a reforestation area. 850 metres pass through virgin rainforest.
Waterfall with restaurant
☎ +55 73 - 99954 7536
Trail extending 2040 meters (2,233 yards) in which the path passes through different stages of forest growth, including a section of ancient rainforest, and a waterfall with a natural pool giving visitors an opportunity for a refreshing dip the water.
☎ +55 73 - 99962 0030
Alto da Esperança
Interpretative trail of approximately 1km (5/8 of a mile) passing through well-preserved rainforest. After the journey, the walk end with a refreshing dip in a lake that has a small deck where the owner serve visitors some seasonal fruit from the property
☎ +55 73 - 99975 1266
Building a Carbon Free Destination
In Itacaré and Serra Grande, look for the «Carbon Free Tourism Certification Program» seal exposed in hotels, restaurants and other services.
The funds gathered through the program are redirected to traditional small-scale farmers to plant trees which will neutralize CO² emissions of the program contributors.