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Gabriel Lyra

Industrial Engineer and Trekking Expeditions Manager at Brazil, passionate about long trekking expeditions and adventure itineraries from Brazil and South America.

What places and activities do you specialize in?

"Specialized in adventure trekking tours from Brazil focusing on long-distance trekking such as Serra dos Órgãos (Travessia Petrópolis x Teresópolis), Ilha Grande and Juatinga at the Rio de Janeiro's Green Cost, Mount Roraima (Venezuela), Chapada Diamantina ( at Vale do Pati), Serra da Mantiqueira (high technical trekkings at Brazil), hiking at Rio de Janeiro like Pedra da Gávea, Pedra do Telégrafo, Pedra Bonita, among others trekking tours at Brasil."

How did you get involved in travel?

"I started on adventure trips with mountaineering activities when I was mapping mountain parks tracklogs for Nacionals Parks and Conservation Units Areas from Brazil, than started rock climbing and ended up mixing my graduation with my passion for adventure and became a Trekking Expeditons Manager at Nattrip, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), managing adventure activities throughout South America. "

Please share a unique travel experience you will never forget.

"Known as the most beautiful Trekking in Brazil is the route of 03 days of Trekking in the Serra dos Órgãos Moutain Rage at Teresópolis city (known as the capital of the Brazilian mountaineering) the route' Travessia Petrópolis x Teresópolis'.

It is a mindblowing trekking expedition, with a higher technical level by having small rock climbing ways, at the same time has the facility of small mountain shelters on its way to host the traveler.

Serra dos Órgãos is one of the most beautiful places on the planet and still little known by the adventurous public outside of Brazil. Every time I walk in its paths it's as if I am passing through this beautiful and unique place of Brazil for the first time."

Featured trips & expertise

Serra dos Órgãos Mountain Range
Trekking Brazil's Serra Fina Crossing - 5 Days

Perfect for those seeking a difficult, rewarding adventure, the Serra Fina Crossing is known for its high peaks (including the fourth highest peak in the country), cold nights, and challenging terrain. Enjoy one of the country's best sunrise spots, overnight on high mountain peaks, and earn the bragging rights that only Brazil's toughest trek can give you!

Serra dos Órgãos Mountain Range
Trek Brazil's Petrópolis-Teresópolis Crossing - 3 Days

Trek one of Brazil's most beautiful routes through the lush Serra dos Órgãos National Park — from Petrópolis to Teresópolis. The trail is known for its breathtaking vistas, steep climbs, and high difficulty rating, so get ready for an incredibly rewarding challenge!

Mount Roraima Trekking
Mount Roraima Trek - 9 Days

Straddling the triple border between Brazil, Venezuela, and Guyana, Mount Roraima is a perfect destination for adventurous travelers. Spend your days exploring the towering cliffs and unique landscapes of the mountain with the ultimate goal of climbing the summit — known to many as "The Lost World."

Lençóis Maranhenses National Park
Hiking the Dunes of Lençóis Maranhenses National Park - 6 Days

The surreal landscape of Lençóis Maranhenses National Park is one of Brazil's many treasures, and this 6-day hiking itinerary will take you straight into the heart of this natural phenomenon. Rise early to catch stunning sunrises and trek through tall, white sand dunes dotted with thousands of freshwater lagoons that form in the rainy season. Enjoy quiet evenings and drift to sleep in a swaying hammock amid the sounds of nature.