Chapada Diamantina is a 1,520 km² large national park in the center of the State of Bahia (NE Brazil), and is also refered to as the "Brazilian Grand Canyon".
This park is located about 430 kilometers West from Salvador.
On the next map you have an overall view of the Park.
Part of our team is specialized in transportation logistics for tourism, research or business all-over Bahia with a high level of efficiency, knowing to meet with any type of transportation need, in a flexible AND punctual way.
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Our team is available for all your (personalized) travel needs and wishes in Salvador / Bahia.
You may choose for :
- a day-tour;
- a multiple-day-tour / trekking in Chapada Diamantina;
- ALL-IN holiday packages;
- NEW : kite-buggy rental, bring your kite and we provide you with a (big-foot) buggy for landsailing the aphrodisiac beaches of Bahia.
Having regular experience in accompanying (fellow) photographers you can dispose of helpful advice in choosing specific themes/locations, interacting with locals, ceremonies, etc ...
Dear reader, I am Ivan RT Xanthes, a Belgian expat living in Bahia - Brazil for over a decade now.
Together with some collegues - culminating many decades of expertise in traveling to Chapada Diamantina for hiking and trekking - we put together a small team of professionals answering to the travelling-needs here in Bahia and Chapada Diamantina National Park.
Each active partner of the team has his / her essential credentials (Embratur, Detran, ANTT, Agerba, ...) to guarantee you the best and safest possible travel-experience.
Exclusively for you we developed an exclusive and relaxing way of travelling, to discover the best of Bahia.
Our mission :
- show you the best of the Chapada Diamantina park;
- have you meet & greetof locals in their daily life;
- let you savour local etno-gastronomy.
Our Chapada Diamantina packages ALWAYS INCLUDE ALL transports, accommodations and breakfasts in our atractive prices.
Whilst trekking in the mountains all meals are provided while sleeping bags / tents are available (for free) if necessary.
We are efficient and flexible at all times, always keeping your preferences in mind.
Your travel may be adapted to your daily wishes or physical condition, and change whenever you would like it, having at your disposal a guide/driver 24/7, speaking fluenty your language (English, Nederlands, Français, Deutsch or Portugès).
Our trips and packages can be customized to your needs and we will carefully avoid the typical beaten tourist tracks whenever possible.
If you would be renting your own car we always have your personal guide available to take you to the best tracks and trails.
Working on a small scale (without agencies or big tour-operators for whom you might be paying commissions ...) we always make sure OUR PRICES are always have the best QUALITY / PRICE RATIO available on the market.
Get in touch with us if you would like any information, or a quote, about your visit to the most beautifull region of Brazil and experience our efficiency.
Ivan Bahia Guide does have many positive reviews as a well respected tourguide. You could simply Google that or directly have a look at the TRIPADVISOR-resume - HERE - for some respectful reviews coming from your other travellers.
Thanks to the hard work of our whole team and the appreciations of all our clients we have built an excellent reputation AND that keeps us thriving and loving the job ... each and every day again!
Tropical greetings from Salvador da Bahia,
Team Ivan Bahia Guide
Travel Consultants for Chapada Diamantina National Park in Brazil.