Brazils Highest Waterfall Trek

Brazil, Trek & Walk, 20 days - from $6,420 (land only)

Trek & Walk

The following checklist should help you with your packing.

You should make every effort to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum. On the river journey we will travel in aluminium canoes with a maximum of 4 clients plus 1 or 2 guides per canoe. You should limit your baggage to a maximum of 12kg. During the trek you will carry all your personal belongings plus your hammock. Porter-guides will carry the group’s camping equipment and supplies. Items not required on the trek can be left with the boats, and travel clothes can be left in the hotel in Manaus.

You must bring the following items:

Hiking boots

Sports sandals or old trainers/sneakers for river journey


Lightweight trekking trousers / pants


Trek shirts (designed for the tropics)

Lightweight waterproof jacket or poncho


Eyewear – Sunglasses

Mosquito hood

Gardening gloves

Backpack c. 55 litres

Several strong plastic bags or dry bags to keep items dry

Second fold-away bag for storing extra items

Headtorch / Headlamp with spare batteries

Sun protection (including total bloc for lips, nose etc.)

Water bottles 1 Litre / 1 quart (x2)

Insect repellant (DEET)

Washbag and toiletries

Small trekking towel

Lightweight sleeping bag (rated to 10ÂșC)

Foam camping mat/thermarest

Antibacterial handwash

Wet wipes

Basic First Aid Kit. Including: antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhoea treatment (Imodium), painkillers, plasters and blister treatment, Insect repellent, and re-hydration salts (Dioralite).

The following items are optional:

Trainers / Sneaker or similar for traveling and camp use

Spare laces


Trekking poles


Sleeping bag liner

Travel clothes

Pocket-knife (note: always pack sharp objects in hold baggage)

Repair kit – (eg. needle, thread, duct tape)

Small padlock (to lock your KE trek bag)

Camera, film / memory cards, batteries

Equipment Provided

Hammock with mosquito net and rain-cover

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