PHOTOGRAPHY EXPEDITION







PHOTOGRAPHY EXPEDITION


     You will be led by a bilingual guide who knows the region and has a passion for wildlife and photgraphy!

DAY 1: Campo Grande - Pantanal of Abobral: afternoon boat trip:

    Take the bus from Campo Grande bus station (07:15 bus) till the Pantanal. The journey will last about 5.5 hours by public bus. Once you arrive to the Pantanal, check-in, have a short rest and then in the afternoon do a boat trip downstream of the River Miranda to enjoy the scenery and a beautiful sunset. Back to the base for relaxing, dinner and sleeping.
    On this day, (depending on each season) it is possible to see birds such as: storks, herons, hawks, chachalacas, flycatchers. Reptiles: alligators, iguanas, even snakes. Mammals such as: capivaras, giant otters, monkeys and even a jaguar, if you are lucky!
    Activities include motor boat trip + photography + sunset viewing.

DAY 2: Pantanal of Abobral: morning and afternoon boat trip:

    After breakfast, do a boat trip on the Red River to see wildlife. Go for a walk (either morning or afternoon) in search of wildlife, birds and different sceneries. Lunch at the base. After lunch and a rest, go for an afternoon boat trip on the Red river again and get to appreciate a beautiful sunset. Dinner. Relaxing and sleeping.
    Activities include morning and afternoon boat trip + walk in the woods + photography + contemplation.

     DAY 3: Jeep safari on the Estrada Parque (Transpantaneira of south Pantanal - but it is NOT a national park):

    After breakfast, begin your jeep safari on a part of the Transpantaneira south Pantanal road for the day. Stop for photo opportunities along the way. Lunch at a simple restaurant. After or before lunch, you will go for a walk in the woods to spot birds and wildlife. In the afternoon make your way back to the base for dinner, relaxing and sleeping.
    Depending on the season, it is possible to see: South American coatis, wild pigs, deers, capybaras and even a jaguar, if you are lucky! Also much bird life such as; toucans, hawks, storks, parrots, macaws, herons, woodpeckers, flycatchers and many more
    Activities include jeep safari + lunch + walking in the forest + wildlife spotting + photography.

DAY 4: Pantanal: a morning boat trip - Campo Grande bus station:

    After breakfast, do a morning boat trip upstream on the River Miranda to enjoy the scenery and take more pictures. Lunch at the base. After lunch, leave at around 13:30, to take the public bus back to Campo Grande at 14:45. (Or go to Bonito by private car).
    Activities include: morning motor boat trip + contemplation + wildlife spotting.

PRICE PER PERSON:

    Please email us.

INCLUDES:

  • 3 nights at the Pantanal of the Abobral, room with ac, full board meals (buffet, self-service), Wifi (at the main area only), use of walkway around lodge.
  • 1 afternoon boat trip downstream Miranda River + gasoline + boat hire + photography.
  • 1 day boat trip (morning / afternoon) on the Red River + gasoline + boat hire + walk in the woods + wildlife spotting + contemplation + swimming in the river (if you wish).
  • 1 day jeep safari on a part the Estrada Parque + walking + lunch + photography.
  • 1 morning boat trip upstream the River Miranda + gasoline + boat hire + contemplation.
  • English speaking guide in the Pantanal from our company, Pantanal Wilderness.

TRANSPORT IN/OUT:

    Campo Grande bus station - Buraco das Piranhas – Pantanal of Abobral – Buraco das Piranhas - Campo Grande (by public bus).

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Taxi ride to/from the airport/hotel to the bus station in Campo Grande on DAYs 1 and 4.
  • Lunch on DAY 1 (have lunch in Miranda, please).
  • Private car transport IN/OUT of the Pantanal (possible to organise).
  • Nocturnal activities.
  • Sportive fishing.
  • Horseriding.
  • Kayaking.
  • Morning activity on DAY 1.
  • Afternoon activity on DAY 4.
  • Transport to Bonito (Possible to organize).
  • Beverages consumed: alcohol, soft drinks, mineral water (PAY ACCORDINGLY)
  • Personal expenses: laundry, souvenirs, phone calls etc. (PAY ACCORDINGLY)
  • Travel insurance.
  • Accommodation in Campo Grande/Bonito/Corumbá.
  • Any other tour or programme NOT mentioned above.

We are not responsible for public bus time delays.

Activities and routes may change according to weather and season.