Come and visit the European Valley, blessed by nature.
The Itajaí-Açu River Valley, also known as the European Valley, has relief and rural characteristics ideal for all types of ecological tours and adventure tourism in Santa Catarina. Nature is always present, whether in the numerous waterfalls, rapids, caves and mountains or in the Atlantic Forest. The various dirt roads invite quiet or heavier hikes – and for bike enthusiasts, there are a multitude of trails to be covered.
In Alto Vale, the geography of cities such as Ibirama, Apiúna, Doctor Pedrinho, Presidente Getúlio and Rio do Sul, among others, is ideal for ecotourism and adventure tourism. The rapids of the Rio Itajaí-Açu and its tributaries are among the best in Brazil for rafting.
In addition, the European Valley is one of the best places in Brazil to practice other activities,such as abseiling, cycling tours and trails, as well as urban walks and bird watching.
The bike activities are one of the great attractions of the region, which received the first Brazilian itinerary planned for cycling. The itinerary considers 7 days of pedaling with overnight in several cities of the European Valley. Check out some cycling tips in the region
MEET THE EUROPEAN VALLEY
know this beautiful place, given by nature with its magnificent views, waterfalls, flora and fauna.