PANTANAL  Jaguar Seeking


Offers the encounter to the third largest cat in the World. Following its tracks on land when hunting at the beginning and end of the night; or on the river banks when resting in the middle of the day, there are multiplied chances to photograph the top of the Americas food-chain.

Tour

Duration

Code

Places visited

Pantanal Jaguar Seeking

 04 Days
 03 Nights

  JSK-IV

  Meeting Water Park

Day 01                                      Cuiabá/ Jaguar Seeking

Transfer to the traditional town of Poconé with introduction to the geological formation and flora characteristics, then to the lodge at Campo or Porto Jofre, arriving there after a long safari of 5 to 8 hours along the Transpantaneira park-road with many stops to observe its rich fauna. Dinner and overnight.


Days 02 & 03                                     Jaguar Seeking

Departure - after a 36 km terrestrial safari from Campo to Porto Jofre - by boats equipped with radio-communication for navigating the rivers Cuiabá, São Lourenço, Three Brothers and Piquiri, seeking for Jaguars, hunting Caiman or simply resting on the banks. On the journey can be observed many other species of the rich fauna as the Giant-river Otters, Tapirs among hundreds of birds including the Black-skimmer. During these days, expeditions would be done in varied times of the day (some tours in the early morning or late night) on a way to maximize the chance to see the largest cat in Americas.


Day 04                                      Jaguar Seeking/ Cuiabá

In the morning is a the transfer (including it by boat if at Piquiri) with departure for a terrestrial safari along the Transpantaneira and stop for lunch until Cuiabá with drop-off at the airport or hotel at the convenient time.

2013 Prices Net per person in USD - American Dollar - INCLUDE:

Accommodation 03N

-Jaguar seeking: _03N_Porto Jofre Camp > Porto Jofre Hotel, Piquiri.

Meals

- 09 (Nine) 03 Breakfasts + 03 Lunches + 03 Dinners

Sightseeing

-Pantanal_Motor boat trips, night & terrestrial safaris.

Guidance

-Assistance of a Portuguese/ English speaking naturalist guide with good knowledge of the Savannah, Amazon and Pantanal nature equipped with binoculars, books and check-lists.

Transportation

-03 pax = Sedan car; < 12 pax = Van; < 22 pax = Volare. Some journeys/seasons also demand a 4WD or tractors, jeeps, horse or canoe.

Observation

-GROUP SIZE_Maximum 08 pax per tour guide.
-The 36 km from Campo to Porto Jofre are for guests of Jaguar reserve lodge, only.

Extension

-The Remote Pantanal is done by land only on the climax of the dry season (Jul/Dec). At other seasons, it would need the use of horses, jeeps, tractors or charter flights to reach it and have the opportunity of observing rare animals.
-At the Savannah, for relaxing or comprehending the geological formation of the continent is suggested extension to Nobres (snorkel and water springs), ChapadaGuimarães (waterfalls and panoramic views), Jaciara (rafting, hot springs and cave paintings).
-The tour Dynamic Pantanal suggested is the Low at Wet Season and High at Dry Season, or both combined for a wider view of the region and most varied species of wildlife. Adding at least one night on the Dynamic would break down the long distances and would permit a comfortable introduction to the environment.
-The Amazon South added would complete the visit to three of the most important biomes in Brazil with one of the richest bio-diversities in the whole Rain Forest.

Doesn't include:

Flight tickets. Insurance. Beverage (except mineral water on transfers). Laundry, Tips or any personal expenses.

Payment Conditions (F.I.T.)

-30% as guarantee of booking;
-40% with 30 days in advance;
-30% with 07 days in advance to the pax arrival.

Cancellation Fee

-60 days or more before tour starts = No cancellation fee;
-59 to 30 days before tour starts = 20% cancellation fee;
-29 to 10 days before tour starts = 50% cancellation fee;
-09 or less days before tour starts = 100% cancellation fee.

Free Staying

- 01 person for 15 or more paying pax.

Privacy Fee

-TOTAL (Transfers and Tours private)………. = + 30% HS.+15% LS;
-PARTIAL (Transfers shared. Tours private) = + 20% HS+10% LS.
*Since 06 pax, this Pantanal and Savannah tour is private. *Less than 08 pax in Amazon, privacy fee is USD 400.00/day/group.

Children Policy (Pantanal & Savannah)

-0-5 year olds = free.
-6-12 = 65% full price.
(01 per couple in a DBL)

(HS) HIGH
(LS) LOW SEASONS:

Each of the destinations/ hotels have different considerations for what is High, or what is Low Seasons.

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JSK-IV

Jaguar Seeking 03N
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Minimum 06 persons
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