Juréia-Itatins Herping tour

Atlantic Rainforest


Ecological Station


Join this herping tour to discover the Juréia-Itatins Ecological Station, acclaimed for being one the most biologically diverse reserve in the southern Atlantic Rainforest. The Juréia-Itatins Ecological Station is home to extraordinary, very diverse plant-life and thrives with herpetological gems.


  • Gateway city: Sao Paulo GRU Airport
  • Best time: SEP-MAR
  • Duration: 4D/3N
  • Private Guiding Tour

The highlights of the tour

Be guided by an experienced, English-speaking wildlife guide

Assistance of a local field guide

Night walks with a spotlight for nighttime and nocturnal animal observation

Explore some the most diverse habitats in the Atlantic Rainforest


  • DAY1

    ArrivalSão Paulo

    The tour begins in the morning with a meeting with your guide at Guarulhos International Airport. You will then take a shuttle to the Juréia-Itatins Ecological Station, located near Peruíbe. You should arrive by midday and have lunch at a restaurant nearby the reserve. You will then settle in a comfortable hotel.
    The afternoon will be spent exploring a trail inside the Juréia-Itatins Ecological Station. There is a chance of spotting a couple of endemic anuran species.
    After dinner you will have yet another opportunity to look for herp species.
    All your meals and overnight lodging will be in Peruíbe.

  • DAY2 to DAY3

    Field Herping at the Juréia-Itatins Ecological Station

    You will have two full days at the Juréia-Itatins Ecological Station. The reserve hosts a great amount of anurans. Reptiles are abundant too, with at least 2 sought-after species of pit viper that can be spotted, including the Jararacussu and the Jararaca.
    Night activities will be organized to take in the fantastic herplife that thrives in the Juréia Itatins Ecological Station.
    All your meals and overnight lodging will be in Peruíbe.

  • DAY4

    End of the tour and shuttle to São Paulo

    You will return to São Paulo in the morning, where you will either stay at a hotel or take your flight.


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Tour Codes

HJUR4 - Juréia-Itatins Ecological Station - 4 Days / 3 Nights



Suggested Tour Extensions

Southern Atlantic Forest: