Northern Pantanal & Jaguar Safari Standard Tour

Northern Pantanal & Jaguar Safari Standard Tour

5 Days

Northern Pantanal & Jaguar Safari Standard Tour

5 Days Starting and ending in Cuiabá - State of Mato Grosso, Brazil

Visiting:

Cuiabá

,

Pousada Estancia Vitoria

,

Porto Jofre

Tour operator:

Etours Brazil

Physical rating:

Medium, Low

Trip Styles:

Activities:

Tour code:

0014

Group size:

1 - 6

Tour operated in:

English

,French

,German

,Spanish

Interests:

Recommended For:

Private Available:

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Tour Overview

Although the Amazon rainforest is the most famous eco vacation destination in Brazil, you won't see most of the animal species there. Your best chance to discover Brazil's wildlife is on one of the many Pantanal tours that are offered across the country. Pantanal is a unique ecosystem, in one of the most fascinating regions in the world: 230,000 square kilometers that form a biological oasis of wildlife and the largest water-covered plain in the world. Around 650 species of birds, 230 species of fish, 80 species of mammals, 50 species of reptiles and countless species of insects are waiting to be discovered by you. For wildlife-spotting, the dry season (June-October) is undoubtedly the best time to visit the Pantanal. The water has receded and the animals come out from the deeper and more inaccessible parts of the wetlands and cluster around the waterholes. The peak of the rainy summer season (November to March) is still a great time to visit as it's quintessentially Pantaneiro in its lush landscape. This is when the rivers overflow and flood the lowlands, making most of Pantanal only accessible by aeroplane or boat.

Highlights

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    Spot the Jaguar

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    Immerse yourself in the raw nature of the Pantanal

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    Wetland bird-watching

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    Good chances of seeing capybaras, Giant anteaters, Jabiru storks and other wildlife

Places You'll See

Jaguar

Blue and yellow macaw

Pantanal

Pantanal

Northern Pantanal & Jaguar Safari Standard Tour

Northern Pantanal & Jaguar Safari Standard Tour

Northern Pantanal & Jaguar Safari Standard Tour

Pantanal

Pantanal sunset

Pantanal

Pantanal

Pantanal

Pantanal

Itinerary

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icon Day 1 : Welcome to Pantanal

Location:

  Cuiabá, Pousada Estancia Vitoria


Accommodation:

  Lodge


Accommodation Name:

  Pousada Estancia Vitoria


Meals Included:

  Dinner


From the airport we go to Poconé. Our starting point for the well known transpantaneira. The streed is not asphalted, towards the UeSo - Estância Vitória pousada. In this route we already have the chance to see several animals like: kaimans, capybaras, tuiuiú. etc.

Upon arrival (check in) at the pousada, depending on the time, lunch will be served. Followed by a short siesta. At the end of the afternoon we will take a walk on one of our trails in the expectation of seeing more animals, dinner will be served at the pousada.

After dinner if you wish we will take a hike in search of nocturnal animals. We advise you not to forget to bring your torch along.

icon Day 2 : Walking & horse ride

Location:

  Pousada Estancia Vitoria


Accommodation:

  Lodge


Accommodation Name:

  Pousada Estancia Vitoria


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


In the morning, at 05:00 a.m., we will take a walk in the dawn before breakfast to see the awakening of the day. That is a spectacle of nature that you should not miss.

After breakfast we will go horse riding. Also for people who have no experience riding! Back at the pousada we will have lunch. In the afternoon our next ride will be by boat on the Rio Novo or Rio Claro. With a little luck we can see a family of ariyas, or anta and many birds.

icon Day 3 : Jaguar Safari

Location:

  Pousada Estancia Vitoria, Porto Jofre


Accommodation:

  Lodge


Accommodation Name:

  Pousada Estancia Vitoria


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


In the morning, at 05:00 a.m., we will serve a coffee. Then we head towards Porto Jofre, which is 107 km from the end of Transpantaneira. On this route we can see many Alligators and Capibaras among others, besides many birds. At some point we will stop for breakfast in the form of a picnic. In Porto Jofre we will start our 5 hour boat trip along the rivers Cuiabá, São Lourenço, Três Irmãos and
Piquiri. In a region of virgin forest, untouched and fascinating. House of the jaguars here we have a good chance to see one or the other in search of food or resting. We will have lunch on one of the beaches on the banks of the river in the shape of a snack. Back to Porto Jofre, we will start our trip back to the inn where dinner will be served.

icon Day 4 : Discover the Region's flora and fauna

Location:

  Pousada Estancia Vitoria


Accommodation:

  Lodge


Accommodation Name:

  Pousada Estancia Vitoria


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


After breakfast, we will take another walk along one of our trails in the expectation of seeing more animals. After lunch you have free time for a swim in the pool or a rest. In the afternoon we will take a walk along one of our trails in the expectation of seeing monkeys, silver nail or howlermonkey. Return to the lodge followed by dinner. If you are interested you can make a night tour.

icon Day 5 : Say Farewell to Pantanal

Location:

  Pousada Estancia Vitoria, Cuiabá


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Breakfast at Pousada UeSo - Estância Vitória. After breakfast, check out to the airport. Depending on the flight schedule we will do another horse ride or walk in the morning followed by the airport transfer after lunch.

What's Included

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    Accommodation

    4 nights in Standard Accommodation

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    Free Wi-Fi at Accommodation

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    English speaking guide on tours

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    Entrance Fees

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    All Transfer

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    Meals – Full Board

What's Not Included

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    Country Entry Visas

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    Tipping and Gratuities

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    Travel insurance

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    International Travel

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    Local Taxes

Check out our Q&As

What currencies are required for this tour?

Real is the Brazilian currency. You can change USD or EUR when in Brazil.

Are vaccinations required for this tour?

Yes. Only people fully vaccinated are allowed to enter Brazil.

Are the local guides on the tour English speaking?

Yes they are.

Is there a supplement for solo travellers?

Yes, there is.

Are there any additional cost we should know about?

Tariffs not valid during New Year's Eve, Carnival or local holidays. If travel dates include those dates, rates are upon consultation.

    Are children permitted to take part in the tour?

    Children are welcome

    Can you assist with pre or post tour accommodation?

    Yes we can. We are very flexible.

    Will I know the names and details of all the accommodation before I depart?

    Of course, you will.

    Are airport transfers included in this tour?

    Yes they are. Even all transfers during the tour are included.

    Is there any free time to explore places during the tour?

    Yes, you'll have free time enough.

    Are flights included in this tour?

    No, they aren't, but we would be happy to take care of booking your domestic flights as well.

    Are flights included in this tour?

    Is free Wi-Fi available in the accommodation used?

    Yes, it is. In some locations the Wi-Fi connection may be very slow due to the remote position.

    Are all entrance fees included in the price?

    Yes all entrance fees are included.

    Do you operate a “single share” option and how does it work?

    Yes, you can travel solo.

    What Ethical Travel credentials does the tour company have?

    We conduct our business fairly, with honesty, integrity and transparency. We deliver what we promise, and only promise what we can deliver.

    What happens if I need to change my holiday date once I’ve booked?

    You need to inform whenever it is decided, we allow one time free date change applicable at least 30 days prior.

    How long has the tour company been trading?

    Our team has been working with tourism in Brazil for over 15 years

    What documents will I receive before I travel?

    E-Documents will be provided about two weeks before the trip.

Travel, Your Way

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    Personalise your trip

    Make changes to the itinerary, accommodation, or transport method

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    Increased safety during COVID

    Spend the majority of time amongst your group to reduce exposure to others

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    Travel more exclusively

    Your tour guide can focus all their attention on your group

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    Travel for a special occasion

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Book with Confidence

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    Free Date Changes

    Etours Brazil allows you to make 1 free date changes, as long as the change is made at least 30 days before the start of the tour.

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    Transfer as credit to Future Tours

    Etours Brazil allows you to transfer existing payments to a future tour to avoid cancellation fees if you can't travel and inform etours brazil, 30 days before departure.

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    Low Deposit

    Etours Brazil requires a minimum deposit of 50% or the full booking value, whichever is less, with the final balance not due until 30 days before departure.

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    Cancellation Policy

    If you need to cancel your tour, tourhub doesn't charge a cancellation fee, here is a summary of etours brazil charges.

    At 60 days before tour starts: 50% of tour cost.

    At 30 days before tour starts: 75% of tour cost.

    At 15 days before tour starts: 100% of tour cost.

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    All payments to tourhub are deposited into an externally regulated Trust account.

Northern Pantanal & Jaguar Safari Standard Tour

5 Days Starting and ending in Cuiabá - State of Mato Grosso, Brazil

Visiting:

Cuiabá

,

Pousada Estancia Vitoria

,

Porto Jofre

Tour operator:

Etours Brazil

Physical rating:

Medium, Low

Trip Styles:

Activities:

Tour code:

0014

Group size:

1 - 6

Tour operated in:

English

,French

,German

,Spanish

Interests:

Recommended For:

Private Available:

Request A Private Tour

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