Enjoy the best of Pantanal in the Pousada Rio Mutum
476 - POUSADA RIO MUTUM, NORTH PANTANAL, BRAZIL - 4 NIGHTS
Pantanal, Pousada Rio Mutum
Season: All the year
Notes: It´s important to make bookings in advance.
Rio de Janeiro
Manaos & Amazonas
Fernando de Noronha
Accommodation as detailed in the itinerary
All transfers between airports and hotels in each city
All excursions detailed in the itinerary
ITINERARY DAY BY DAY
Reception and assistance upon your arrival at Cuiaba Airport. Transfer to the Pousada Rio Mutum, passing through the small village of Mimoso, where Candido Rondon was born. Arrival at the Pousada at dinner time (reception with welcome drink). After dinner the facilities of the Pousada as well as the program for the next days will be presented.
Visit of the biggest colony of breeding birds of the whole Pantanal. May to Setember The visit will be made by motorboat and will take about 3 hours. This colony is considered an almost “sacred” place inhabited from April to October by a great number of species of birds, like herons, storks, cormorants or spoonpeak , which construct thousands of nests at this place at the banks of a river. Fishing of piranhas is also possible here. Lunch at the Pousada. In the late afternoon boat-tour to the beautiful lake of “Sià Mariana” awaiting sunset there and watching herons and other birds aiming at their sleeping trees. After dark observation of crocodiles and other night-active animals by means of searchlight. October to April After breakfast: ecological hiking tour through the wilderness of the Pantanal, visiting some settlements of the native “caboclos” with their palm thatched huts. People¹s hospitality will provide you with a lot of impressions of their lives together with a very stimulating drink of genuine “guarana”. Lunch at the lodge and after lunch: Horse trekking through typical Pantanal landscapes. reception at a Fazenda which is situated at the lake Sia Mariana, awaiting sunset there. People will return from there by boat. On the way back there is an opportunity of Piranha fishin.
After breakfast, there is a boat ride until a “corixo”, where a walking trail begins which goes to the Chacororé bay that has more than 15km of extension. Lunch is at the lodge and in the afternoon a ride by car or boat will take you to the Mutum River for a photografic safari of an almost unexplored area of the river, with a boat ride to observe the wildlife of Pantanal. At night Jeep Safari to observe the night life. Dinner and overnight rest.
After breakfast (for 3-night package) return to Cuiabá.
After breakfast (for 4-night package) ecological horse trekking through the wilderness of the Pantanal. Lunch at the lodge and after lunch and in the afternoon a boat trip to the small community of native fishermen called Cuiaba Mirim at the Cuiaba River, to know their customs. Upon return to the Pousada you will be welcomed with a mug of piranha soup .After that dinner will be served. Night rest.
After breakfast return to Cuiabá.