A tourism company specialized in scientific expeditions and cultural and study tours. Araribá was conceived by researchers and educators who have direct hands-on tourism experience with the leading São Paulo cultural and ecotourism operators. They have considerable experience in conducting tours for youngsters and adults of all ages in national and international itineraries. Araribá actively contributes to the development of community based tourism in a sustainable and responsible manner. Araribá developed a particular orientation for educators on the preparation of environmental study programs, the training and cultural growth in national and international tourism. Araribá acts also in the areas of environmental education, environmental study tours and educational tourism. They plan and operate tours and expeditions as well as customized scientific, cultural and socio-environmental trips.