Pantanal 5 days

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Pantanal trip 5 days

pantanal trip

1st day – Cuiabá>Pousada in the Pantanal
{
transfer, photo safari, welcome and check in}

Pantanal trip 5 days start with the arrival at Cuiabá, reception at the airport and transfer via asphalt-paved road as far as Poconé, where the transpantaneira road’s begins, the only overland way to the heart of the Pantanal.

The transpantaneira is a causeway, thus elevated and therefore offering a lovely photo safari during the trip out, with several stops to watch nature and birds like the Jabiru, egrets, spoonbills and others.

Arrival at the lodge and welcome. Lunch and nap.

Late afternoon walk in the vicinity of the lodge to make your aquaintance with the interesting details of the Pantanal and first contacts with its exuberant fauna and flora.

Dinner and a free evening.

pantanal trip

2nd day – Pantanal trip
{Sunrise walking, photo safari, night safari}

After breakfast, exit for a longer walk, visiting capões and pantaneiros. Possibility to know several characteristics of this ecosystem, such as the cycles of floods and droughts, history of settlement, biology and botany. With luck you will be able to see birds and mammals that inhabit the wetland and learn a little more about this rich environment.

Return to the lodge and rest during hot hours. Lunch at the inn and siesta pantaneira. During the afternoon departure for a photo safari by car, observing other interesting points, such as refuges of certain species or places where there are reports of observation. A trip discovering the wetland and increasing the traveler’s knowledge about this place rich in biodiversity.

Possibility to watch the sunset in the countryside and return doing the nightly focusing, looking for some of the main mammals and nocturnal birds. Arrival at hotel. Dinner and overnight.

 

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3rd day – Pantanal trip
{Sunrise, horses, boats, night walk}

We wake up early to witness the pantaneiro dawn, followed by sunrise. A spectable of colors and sounds fill the environment during the interlude prior to the sun’s emergence as the nightime animals go home and those of the day appear. An interesting moment to walk in the vicinity and learn some more about the Pantanal.

Breakfast and immediately afterwards the horseback ride deep into the typical Pantanal ranch. This adventure takes the visitor across open fields, woods and forests, corixos and lagoons, along dry and wet trails, living the experience like a true pantaneiro.

Return for lunch and the usual pantaneiro nap.

In the afternoon an excursion by boat for a closer contact with rivers, corixos and lagoons. Here you will be able to see Anhinga, Kingfishers, Sunbittern, Blak-colared hawk, Giant Brazilian Otters and other species that unhabit the riverbanks. A beautiful boat trip specially at sundown.

Return at the end of the day and rest. Dinner and sleep.

pantanal trip

pantanal trip

pantanal trip

pantanal trip

4th day – Pantanal trip
{Photo safari, Porto Jofre}

We rise early to witness the pantaneiro dawn like yesterday, then have a reinforced breakfast. This day’s program is to drive as far as the end of the transpantaneira road at kilometer 146, wich marks the divide between the states of Mato Grosso and Mato Grosso do Sul.

This will be a photo safari penetrating deeper into the Pantanal, in order to obtain a good general knowledge of the region.

Arrival at Porto Jofre around lunchtime, on the Cuiabá River. Here we may stop for lunch and rest.

Is possible to do a half day of Jaguar Safari

Then the jorney back, continuing with the photo safari seeking species not yet seen, watching another sunset on the way. Arrival at the lodge at the end of the day. Dinner and sleep.

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5th day – Pantanal trip Farewell >Cuiabá
{breakfast, check-out, transfer to airport}

After breakfast trip back to Cuiabá, arriving at the airport at the arranged time. Farewell to the Pantanal.

Each Pantanal trip package is organized with the best tours, including the main services, such as experienced guide accompaniment, transfers, lodging, full board, suggested tours, equipment and Ecotrip Insurance.

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