Jaguar Tour Boat Hotel – 4d/3n
* RIO CLARINHO / CANTO DO ARANCUÃ – The landscape here consists of woodland, savanna and gallery forest, homeland to birds, caimans, deers, monkeys, anteaters, tapirs and giant river otters. Here we will explore the landscape by paddle boat, horse, on foot and spotlighting safari in the evening.
* BOAT HOTEL 5 ESTRELAS – The Hotel Boat is placed in Cuiaba River, in the area with the highest concentration of jaguars and giant river otters in the Pantanal.
Day 1 – CUIABA/POUSADA RIO CLARINHO – Early depart to Pocone distant 110 km from Cuiaba, where we will do a short stop to visit the town.
In Pocone, we will start our adventure driving 42 km via the Transpantaneira road crossing wetlands and woodlands doing several stops for our first contact with the local flora and fauna.
After 42 km we will drive 3 km left via a narrow private road inside the Ranch/Lodge area surrounded by high trees, arriving at lunch time.
This afternoon we will go out by paddle boat along the Clarinho and Claro rivers with their meandrous of almost 360 turn; returning to the Lodge at the end of the day.
Around 7:30 PM a delicious dinner will be served for us. This night we will go out by car to the night safari observing nocturnal species as well as the beautiful sky with the stars and constellations of the southern hemisphere.
Day 2 – POUSADA RIO CLARINHO/BOAT HOTEL 5 ESTRELAS – Early walk to a point to watch the sunrise and hearing birds’ sounds and appreciated the surrounding.
After breakfast the morning we will horseback riding or piranha fishing, you decide it. Return to the pousada at lunch time.
In the afternoon we will move to the Porto Jofre area by Transpantaneira road in the banks of the Cuiaba river crossing beautiful landscape with patches of forest and wetlands arriving on time to watch the sunset and hear the wildlife symphony.
Transfer to the Hotel Boat by motor boat 40 HP and check in aboard.
Dinner will be served over the guide speech about the area, flora and fauna. Also the guide will described the excursions details that will be developed in the following days.
Day 3 – BOAT HOTEL 5 ESTRELAS – In the full boarding staying in the Hotel Boat, we will have two 4 hours boat outings per day to search for and observe Jaguars and Giant Otters on some or all of the following rivers and their connecting channels: Three Brothers, Cuiabá, and Piquirí. The main focus of the search are jaguars and giant river otters, but searching also for other wonderful sample of the Pantanal fauna.
At middle day, return to the Barco hotel where will be served the delicious lunch following a short rest time.
In the afternoon the search for jaguars and other wildlife continuum until the end of the day, returning to the Hotel Boat after watching an astounding sunset in the Cuiaba river waters.
Dinner and overnight.
Day 4 -BOAT HOTEL 5 ESTRELAS /CUIABA – In the morning, we will return to Cuiaba via the Transpantaneira road where we will do several stops for our last contact with the local flora and fauna, stopping in the middle of the way to have lunch in the Pousada Rio Clarinho.
Arriving in Cuiaba at the afternoon. End of our services.