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  • 4 days of trekking + 1 day in Guinea, Chapada Diamantina, pre-expedition

Known as the most difficult crossing and for passing through 2 mountains among the 10 largest in Brazil, Pedra da Mina and Pico 3 States, this itinerary is indicated for climbers who are looking for a bigger challenge to one of the most incredible alpine passages on the planet.

DAY 0 (prior to the expedition) : meeting at the Picus hostel in Itamonte-MG at 9 pm for overnight in bed. Food not included .

Accumulated elevation : 200m

Distance : 1,4km

Estimated Time: 1h - 2h

We are a family owned and operated business.

DAY 1 : We will wake up at 5:30 am to have breakfast and continue towards the beginning of the trail at Toca do Lobo with transport included. The cars will be in parking (not included) at the hostel. Trekking starts at 09:00. Overnight in a tent at the Maracanã camp. Breakfast and dinner included.

Accumulated elevation : 1,000m

Distance : 4,6km

Estimated Time: 5h - 7h

DAY 2 : Trekking starts at 8:00 am (by this time we should have had breakfast and the camp dismantled). Overnight in a tent at the camp on the summit of Pedra da Mina. Breakfast and dinner included.

Accumulated elevation : 600m

Distance : 5,9km

Estimated Time : 6h - 8h

DAY 3 : We will wake up at 5 am to catch a glimpse of the sunrise. We will dismantle the camp and start trekking at 8:00 am to Bambuzal camp, at the base of the attack on the summit of Pico dos 3 States. Overnight in a tent. Breakfast and dinner included.

Accumulated elevation : 300m

Distance : 4,6km

Estimated Time : 5h - 7h

DAY 4 : Attack to Pico dos 3 Estados at 4:00 am to have our breakfast on the summit, with an unforgettable view of the last sunrise of the crossing and the most beautiful, behind Pico das Agulhas Negras in Itatiaia National Park. Descend until the end of the crossing, in BR, after passing by Pierre's farm, where we will take the transport (included) to the city of Passa Quatro. Breakfast included.

Accumulated elevation : 390m

Distance : 10.4km

Estimated Time : 7h - 9h

We are a family owned and operated business.


  • Mountain transfer in / out from Passa Quatro

  • 2 experienced guides in Portuguese, English and Spanish

  • Breakfast days 1, 2, 3 and 4

  • Dinner days 1, 2 and 3

  • Kitchen equipment

  • Advice on the purchase of equipment before the trip

  • Collective first aid kit

  • Online satellite tracking

  • Travel insurance


  • Transportation to Passa Quatro (roundtrip)

  • Trail food (snacks)

  • All camping equipment, including tents (in alpine style option)

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