North Pantanal - Pousada Piuval - 5D/4N
Pousada Piuval - 5 days/4 nights
Including Chapada dos Guimarães
1st Day – Cuiabá/Pantanal – Pousada do Rio Mutum Reception upon arrival at the Cuiabá airport by a bilingual guide. 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. The transfer takes about 3 hours and a half. 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.
2nd Day – Pantanal – Pousada do Rio Mutum 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 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.
3rd Day – Pantanal – Pousada do Rio Mutum 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 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.
4th Day – Pantanal – Pousada do Rio Mutum 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 for breakfast, transfer to Chapada dos Guimarães and visit to the National Park of Chapada dos Guimarães. Lunch in a restaurant with panoramic view. Visit to the Water Falls Tracks, the belvedere at the Geodesic Centre of South America and sunset contemplation. Check-in in a comfortable hotel, dinner and overnight.
5th Day – Chapada/Cuiabá airport After breakfast, city tour in Chapada dos Guimarães and free time for shopping at the handcraft souvenirs stores. Transfer to Cuiabá airport.
Area: Pousada Piuval
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