Brazil

North Pantanal - ARARAS LODGE

3 days | 2 nights
Shared tour
From 1035USD per person
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Trip at a glance

Visits

NORTH PANTANAL: Daytime/Nocturnal/Sunrise Walks and Boat Excursions, Canoeing, Horseback Riding

Trip details

Itinerary

Day 1 ARRIVAL , INTRODUCTORY WALK, NIGHT WALK

Afternoon

Transfer from Cuiaba airport to Araras Lodge at 1:20 pm.
Introductory walking tour: In this first activity, you will enjoy the enrichments of the history, concepts, and surroundings of this environmentally conscious lodge. You will be shown the impounding and treatment of effluents and liquid waste, the destination of garbage, water heating and everything the lodge accomplishes to minimize the impact of our ordinary footprints on the environment. Enjoy a visit to the flood channel of the alligator, where visitors have the opportunity to have an intimate and safe contact with one of the most symbolic species of the Pantanal. From the 12-meter-high Heron Lookout, you will an aerial view of the Pantanal from the crown of a giant tree.

Evening

Night walk: This moment favors an adaptation to the environment and an adventurous observation of nocturnal animals; a genuine and profound contact with the sounds of the night, illuminated by the stars of the clear night sky.

Overnight at the Lodge.

MEALS
  • Dinner at the Lodge

Day 2 CANOEING TOUR OR HORSEBACK RIDING

Morning

After breakfast, follow your Pantanal expert guide for a Canoeing tour (2 to 3 hours). This tour allows you to discover the riverside forest in an absolute blissful silence for greater integration. It doesn't require overwhelming physical effort, as it is carried out in areas of serene waters without much current. Guests in this excursion row a 2-seat canoe. For families with very small children, we utilize a large boat where the guide paddles so that the family can enjoy the peaceful drifting on the wetlands.
OR
Horseback Riding (2 to 3 hours): This is the most traditional way of becoming acquainted with the Pantanal. Visitors who choose this excursion are given the chance of exploring unique areas that are difficult to access, where it is common to witness the harmonious and dynamic life of cattle and wild fauna in their natural environment. On this tour, the horses walk peacefully, minding the experience of beginners and also to assure safety and comfort throughout the ride. Our cavalry of pure Pantaneiro race horses have earned a world-class reputation regarding their beauty and docility.

Afternoon

Hiking (2 to 3 hours): Trekking is the activity that offers visitors of the lodge the closest physical contact with the environment while preserving its ecological focus. During the dry season, you have 21 km of beautiful and adventurous trails at your disposal. During the wet season, our catwalks that are suspended 1.5 meters above the ground allow you safe and pleasant movement. The duration of these trekking tours are determined according to the groups' capabilities and interest in the observation of fauna and flora across the woods, savannahs, fields, and swamps, with the goal of introducing the diversity of the ecosystem. The three canopy towers which are 12, 13, and 25 meters high respectively, offer panoramic views of the enormous plain with vivid detail from the crown of trees.

Evening

Overnight at the Lodge. 

MEALS
  • Breakfast at the Lodge
  • Lunch at the Lodge
  • Dinner at the Lodge

Day 3 SUNRISE WALK, DEPARTURE

Morning

Sunrise Walk: Daybreak in the Pantanal occurs amidst the symphony of night and daytime birds celebrating the arrival of a new day. This precious moment precedes the sunrise and presents a unique appeal as you wander in the everlasting beauty of the Pantanal that happens only in this hour of the day.
It cannot be missed.
Transfer to Cuiaba airport at 7:30 am or 12:30 pm (
2h30 hours).

MEALS
  • Breakfast at the Lodge
  • Lunch included

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Services

What's included

Accommodation

Nights
2 nights in Standard Room at Araras Lodge

Meals

Full board plan
2 breakfasts + 2 lunches + 2 dinners

Transportation

Vehicule
Shared transfers to/from the airport/lodge

Orientation

Guide
Shared English-Speaking Guide

What's not included

  • Domestic flights:
    • Flights from/to Cuiaba
  • International flights
  • Extra expenses
  • Beverages
  • Extra meals 
  • Extra excursions (optional)
  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips

Dates and Prices

Arrival date

Important notes

If necessary, it is imperative to get your yellow fever vaccine at least ten days prior to departure.

Pantanal packing list:

  • binoculars
  • waterproof hiking shoes
  • hat
  • quick-dry clothing
  • long-sleeve shirt
  • long-sleeve pants
  • strong insect repellent
  • strong sunblock
  • bathing-suit
  • case or protection for your camera and phone
  • personal medication. 
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