PANTANAL WILDLIFE SAFARI
South America's richest, and best, wildlife viewing area
NORTHERN PANTANAL WILDLIFE SAFARI, RIO MUTUM LODGE
NORTHERN PANTANAL
4 Days YEAR ROUND

The Amazon has much better PR than the Pantanal, but don’t let that fool you, or prevent you discovering fabulous secret that is The Pantanal.
The Pantanal is the world’s largest wetlands at 210,000 sq km (yep four 0’s), has few towns, even less people, and a huge array of wildlife. Vegetation is less dense than in the Amazon so animal viewing is much easier.
A twitcher’s paradise and the best place for jaguar spotting, this less famous region could become your favourite please in Brazil.
This stay at Rio Mutum will fully immerse you in nature and its wildlife giving you a great opportunity to observe the huge biodiversity of the Pantanal.
The lodge is in one of the most beautiful regions of the Pantanal. Activities include hiking trails and horse riding through thick jungle and wetlands. Boat cruises along pristine rivers and lakes, giving you the chance to observe the great biodiversity of the Pantanal

Seasons:
During the Dry Season (May to September), small water pools shelter a large diversity of wildlife that is the food supply of many species of birds – many of them migratory from all over the world.
In the Wet Season (October to April) about 80% of the floodplains are submerged and its few non-flooded areas host many mammals that find shelter there for the period.

Tour Highlights
  • FANTASTIC 4 DAY WILDLIFE EXPERIENCE
  • WORLD’S BIGGEST WETLANDS
  • BEST CHANCE FOR JAGUAR SPOTTING

Tour Information
  • Where
    :

    Brazil, South America

  • When
    :

    Year Round. July to Sep is best for jaguar viewing.

  • What
    :

    Nature, Wildlife

Itinerary

Reception upon arrival at the Cuiabá airport. Transfer to Pousada do Rio Mutum passing through the small village of Mimoso, where Mal. Candido Rondon was born. On the way, observation of many kind of birds, small mammals and typical landscapes. After check-in, introduction to the lodge and area around it. In the evening a delicious piranha soup is served just before dinner. After dinner, introduction to the activities of the following days. Overnight.

After breakfast, horseback trail riding in the jungle, up to the edge of the Siá Mariana bay. During the whole year, a big variety of birds, animals and reptiles can be observed. Return to the lodge for lunch. In the afternoon, boat ride for a photographic safari in Mutum River. In its crystal clear water it is possible to see giant otters, stingrays and shoals of small fish. At the Mutum river banks, a large variety of birds can be observed. Return to the lodge for dinner, then nocturnal animal spotting by jeep in the lodge surrounding area. Overnight.

After breakfast, ecological walk through the jungle and open fields to observe animals and birds. Having the largest diversity of bird species in the world, the Pantanal is specially interesting for bird watching. Return to the lodge for lunch. In the afternoon, boat trip down the Mutum river banks, Siá Mariana bay and Chacororé bay. Return by boat to the lodge, stopping to see the sunset at the Siá Mariana bay and do piranha fishing. In the evening, cayman feeding with the piranhas fished from Siá Mariana bay and nocturnal animals spotting. Dinner and overnight.

4:30am – Canoeing in the Mutum river to observe the sunrise and the beauty of wildlife at the break of dawn in the Pantanal. Return to the lodge, breakfast and check-out. Transfer to the Cuiabá airport.

Pricing and Inclusions
Prices and Inclusions

     

    3 NIGHTS FROMTWINSINGLE
    JAN-JUN, DEC$1,796$2,150
    JUL – NOV$1,858$2,207
    ASK US FOR LONGER PACKAGES

    IMPORTANT!

    Due the hotel is located in the middle of the forest the nature may affect its structure and this require a constant maintenance. The works, when is necessary, are done during the day when customer are away of the lodge to enjoy the activities.

    – Package rates are  per person and include: Accommodation with full board, English speaking guide, transfers (from /to Cuiaba) and tours in shared basis. Private program is also available, rates upon request.
    – Services are provided with English speaking guide. Guides speaking other languages are subject to availability upon booking and rates informed upon request.

    – Transfer details:
    From Cuiabá (airport) to Lodge: 01:00pm and 5:30pm
    From Lodge to Cuiabá (airport): 07:00am and 11:00am
    Early check in/ late check out can be done at anytime with extra cost for transfer and additional for lunch and early activities, except during the wet Season ( December to March)

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