PANTANAL – Paraguai River PHOTO SAFARI – TAIAMAN RESERVE – Cáceres – MATO GROSSO
The PANTANAL of MATO GROSSO offers without any doubt the Best conditions for wildlife viewing in all Americas.
New: JAGUAR HOUSE BOAT (JHB)
Anchored at the beginning of the Taiama Reserve Island, the JHB offers 09 air conditioned suites, with an unbeaten logistic to this remote and unexplored area of the Paraguay river.
Jaguars, Giant River Otters beside hundreds of birds, thousands of caimans and the superb and rare anaconda.
SEASON: From JULY 15 to NOVEMBER 15.
Schedule for 2013 season.
The boat will stay anchored on the North side of the Taiama Island, and access to it will be done by car from Cuiaba airport or Araras Pantanal Eco Lodge until a private embarkation point just 30 min by speed boat from the JHB.
3 nights package from WEDNESDAY to SATURDAY
4 nights package from SATURDAY to WEDNESDAY
7 nights package from SATURDAY to SATURDAY or WEDNESDAY to WEDNESDAY
Check in after 1:00pm and check out 7:00am
Daily photo safari trips along the river, around the Island lakes and neighboring area in safe and comfortable speed boats, with an English speaking naturalist guide, will ensure best condition to meet this untamed Nature and its wildlife.
JAGUAR HOUSE BOAT
Cáceres, Mato Grosso
High standard, comfortable, experienced personnel.
The JAGUAR HOUSE BOAT underwen major overhaul and is now just perfect for eco-tourism and fishing expeditions on the Paraguay river areas nearby Cáceres, Mato Grosso State. Cabins: 9 suites with private bath (4 double, 2 triple and 3 quadruples all with air-conditioning and sound system.
Infrastructure: air-conditioned dining room, panoramic deck with barbecue stove and outside tables, ensure the needed comfort for a great adventure. Electricity: Provided by 2 silence generators (1 MWM 6CC with 60 KVA 110 volts and 1 MWM 4CC with 45 KVA 110 volts).
Bridge: with modern state-of-the-art navigation equipment and radio-telephone. Small boats for river safaris:10 speedboats with 18 HP outboard motors with 04 confy chairs and a cooler + one 10 seats safari boat with 90HP outboard.
Day 1 - Saturday
Departure Cuiabá or Pousada Araras after breakfast; DRIVE TO CACERES 205km (111 miles) + drive on unpaved road for add 85 km (46 miles) >> board the JAGUAR HOUSE BOAT (www.iatebaraodemelgaco.com.br), after lunch half day boat tour in search for Jaguars, dinner and overnight.
Days 2/3/4 – SUNDAY/MONDAY/TUESDAY
3 Full days river Jaguar safari along the TaIama Reserve and channels.
Day 5 - WEDNESDAY
After early breakfast return to Cuiaba airport arriving around 2:00pm, for late afternoon flight to another destination in Brazil or optional local tours: night at Hotel in Cuiaba, or extensions to the Pantanal along the Transpantaneira Park Road, Chapada dos Guimaraes National Park (Tableland); Cristalino State Park (Amazon Rainforest); or Nobres for floating in crystal clean waters. (upon request)