Small group Jaguar Safari with a maximum of 6 clients in the boat
9 days from £4460* 2 reviews
Small group Jaguar safari in the northern Pantanal, with small group boat safaris (maximum of 6 clients in a boat designed for 12) on the Cuiaba River providing incredible Jaguar sightings. The Cuiaba River (access from Porto Jofre Lodge) is at the end of the Transpantaneira road and the number one destination in the world for seeing wild jaguars. Some incredible photos of mating jaguars, large males hunting caiman and jaguars enjoying the water like no other big cat; have all been photographed or filmed in this beautiful location. However, to increase our chances further we have factored in the last 9 years of organising jaguar safaris here and chosen dates in October 2020 to maximise sightings; when dry conditions and lower river levels all contribute to spectacular encounters with the largest cat in the Americas. 'Hi Allan, back safe and sound. Thanks for a fantastic trip, managed to see so much. Bonded with a tapir, managed to see Giant anteaters, and had 20 jaguar encounters, with a dozen or so quality ones, and a couple of amazing ones'
This is a Small Group Tour
On arrival into Cuiaba, your expert local naturalist will meet you and transfer you 3 hours to Pousada Alegre. Late afternoon drive and nocturnal drive looking for Giant Anteaters, Tapir and Ocelot
Early morning and late afternoon/ nocturnal drives looking for wildlife in the grounds of Pousada Piuval.
After breakfast you will enjoy a 4 hour drive to the end of the Transpantaneira road, where you will overnight at the famous ‘Hotel Pantanal Norte’ , right next to the river where you will start your Jaguar boat safaris!
Four full days of morning and afternoon boat safaris on the world famous Cuiaba River - maximum of 8 people per boat.
After breakfast you will drive 6 hours back to Cuiaba and overnight at the Hotel Deville
Transfer to Cuiaba Airport to connect with your onward flight
£4460 per person based on two people sharing and includes the Sao Paulo to Cuiaba. Not including international or domestic flights.
Accompanied by a local World Class naturalist and guide throughout.
Single room supplement: £900 per person
Accommodation and group size: a small group throughout (maximum of 6 clients), mid-range lodges - all meals included.
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* Based on 2 persons and not including flights