Pantanal Wetlands and Amazon

Discover abundant wildlife and stay in fabulous ecolodges on this 11-day overview of Brazil's Pantanal Wetlands and Amazon Rainforest

Pantanal Wetlands and Amazon

Explore Brazil’s most spectacular wilderness regions, the Pantanal Wetlands and the Amazon Rainforest, on this 11-day guided wildlife safari. Possible sightings include giant river otter, capybara, the elusive jaguar, and more, as you travel with expert wildlife guides into remote environs.

Outline Itinerary

  1. Day 1: Campo Grande to South Pantanal

    On arrival at Campo Grande Airport, you will be met by your driver and transferred in a private 4x4 to the southern Pantanal Wetlands (approx. 4½ hours’ drive).

  2. Day 2-3: Barranco Alto Lodge

    The next two days are free for you to enjoy the facilities and the varied programme of activities on offer at Barranco Alto Lodge. All activities are led by English-speaking guides and can be adapted to suit your interests.

  3. Day 4: Campo Grande – Cuiabá

    After breakfast at the ranch, transfer to Campo Grande airport (approx. 4½ hrs) for the flight to Cuiabá. On arrival in Cuiabá, you will be met and transferred to the Deville Hotel for one night (inc. breakfast).

  4. Day 5: Cuiabá – Pantanal Lowlands

    You will be collected from the Deville after breakfast and driven via the famous Transpantaneira Road to Araras Eco Lodge, where you check in for three nights (inc. all meals and activities).

  5. Day 6-7: Araras Lodge

    Over the next two days you’ll have the chance to explore the northern Pantanal region in a number of ways.

  6. Day 8: Amazon Rainforest

    Start the day with an early morning sunrise hike before breakfast, then transfer to Cuiabá airport for the flight to Alta Floresta, on the edge of the Amazon Rainforest.

  7. Day 9-10: Cristalino Lodge

    The next two days will allow you to explore the Brazilian Amazon in great depth. Cristalino Lodge offers a range of outdoor activities to choose from during your stay, including:

  8. Day 11: Amazon – São Paulo

    Depart Cristalino Lodge after breakfast and arrive in Alta Floresta in time for lunch. Check in at Alta Floresta airport for the afternoon flight to São Paulo.

Price guide

Price based on two travellers in shared twin/double accommodation and subject to availability at the time of booking.
Pricing

11 days from £4250pp

Pricing

11 days from £4250pp

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