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Brazil North-Pantanal: Jaguar Expedition 5 days/ 4 nights

This trip through the northern Pantanal region in Brazil is perfect for those looking for an adventure and like to go animal-watching. This region of the Pantanal is known for its jaguars,giant otters, tapirs, capybaras and other species that may appear along the riverbanks. You will explore the region mainly by boat with tour guides who are experts of the area.

Travel No. 56823

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Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival Day

You will be picked up from the Cuiaba airport and taken to your accommodation in the Pantanal region. On the way to the pousada you might get lucky and see some animals. In this case your driver could make a few stops for you to take some pictures. Once you arrive at your destination you will check-in and be introduced to the pousada and their activities. Afterwards it will be time for lunch. In the evening you’ll go on a safari boat trip to look for and take pictures of the birds and animals from the region.  Once you are back in the pousada it will be time for dinner.

Accommodation: Pousada Piuval | Meals included: Lunch, Dinner

Day 2: Early Rise Day

Today’s adventure will start early as you take a 135 km trip and head towards the port of Jofre. You will go there by dirt road until you reach a pristine natural area with rivers: The Cuiaba, Tres Iramos , Sao Lourenco and Piquiri rivers. You’ll go on a boat ride and if you’re lucky during your trip you might get to see some jaguars, giant otters, tapirs, capybaras and other animals that may appear along the riverbanks. Lunch will be a snack or a picnic in the countryside. After lunch the trip will continue as you head down the Transpantaneira where you might be able to see some animals such as anteaters, monkeys and various species of birds. Along the Campo do Jofre the boat will make some stops so there will be many possibilities to take pictures of the animals and the region. When the excursion is over you’ll return back to the pousada, have dinner and the rest of the night to relax.

Accommodation: Pousada Piuval | Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Day 3: Adventure Day

After breakfast, you’ll go on a horseback ride through the forest and capoes (areas a bit above the water level during the wet season) near the pousada. Once you return it will be time to have lunch. In the afternoon the adventure will continue with a hike near the pousada with possibilities to see birds and mammals along the way. Later it will be time for dinner and then afterwards it’ll be time for another excursion. You will head out on a nocturnal tour to obverse some caiman with their shining eyes along with other nocturnal animals.

Accommodation: Pousada Piuval | Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 4: Boat excursion day

Today the adventure continues with an early departure to head out on a boat excursion once again. While on the boat trip hopefully you will get lucky and see some jaguars. After the boat trip, you’ll return to the pousada to have dinner and then the rest of the night is yours to do as you please.

Accommodation: Pousada Piuval | Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Day 5: Departure Day

After breakfast and saying goodbye it will be time to head back to Cuiaba.

Meals included: Breakfast

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Included

  • 4 nights in the Pousada Piuval
  • Meals as listed
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Transfers to and from the airport
  • All excursions

Keep in mind; this itinerary is subject to change depending on the climate and or water level.