Day 1: Cuiabá Airport - Pousada UeSo Estância Vitória
After baggage claim at the airport, our tour guide will wait with a sign with your name on it. Then you drive to the small gold digger town Poconé, 100 km away. Then we continue along the famous natural road Transpantaneira to the Pousada UeSo Estância Vitória - km 38. On this part of the Transpantaneira you can already see various wild animals such as caimans, capivaras, jabiru storks etc. Upon arrival at the Pousada, lunch is served in buffet form (depending on arrival time at the airport). Afterwards there is a short break. In the late afternoon you will take a walk to track down animals. Dinner is at the lodge.
Day 2: Pousada UeSo Estância Vitória - Jaguar Safari
(Full day trip)
Get up at five o'clock, then we will serve you a coffee or tea. Afterwards we drive about 107 km to Porto Jofre, to the end point of the Transpantaneira. On the way to Porto Jofre you will see many caimans, capivaras and birds. There at a nice place will be a short stop to have breakfast in the form of a picnic. In Porto Jofre a five-hour boat (simple boats) trip starts (simple boats) deep into the Cerrado. You enjoy this untouched nature, in the area of Rio Cuiabá, Rio Tres Irmãos, Rio São Lourenço and Rio Piquiri. It is the Jaguar's home, there is a good chance you will see this proud predator. Lunch is in the form of a picnic (packed lunch). Return to the lodge in the late afternoon. Dinner and overnight is in the Pousada UeSo - Estância Vitória.
Day 3: Pousada UeSo Estância Vitória.
After breakfast we go on horseback (no problem even for people without riding experience). Hopefully we will meet many wild animals. Lunch is at the lodge. In the late afternoon you will take a tour on foot to track down wild animals. Return to the lodge and dinner with buffet.
4 nights in the Pousada UeSo Estância Vitória, inclusive full board
2 full day boat trips from/to Porto Jofre to the Jaguar Safari
Transfer from/to Cuiabá airport or bus station (shared transfer)
All the described excursions above with other guests of the lodge together (max. 10 persons)
German or English speaking tour guide, depending on availability at time of booking
Non-alcoholic welcome drink
Drinks, toll of the Transpantaneira (2€/day), tips, personal expenses, optional excursions
One person is free for groups of 12 people. Children up to 5 years in parents' room are free of charge, children from 6-9 years receive a discount of 50%. Children from 10 years pay the full adult rate.
If you wish a private tour guide (in German or English, depending on availability at the time of booking) and/or your own vehicle, we can also offer this. Vehicle and tour guide are exclusively at the guests' disposal.
Light backpack, jeans or comfortable long trousers, light rain jacket, sweater, hat, hiking or sneakers, swimsuit. A long-sleeved light T-shirt. Dresses should, if possible, not be black, also not brightly shining colors, this attracts the mosquitoes. In the rainy season we also rent boots, which are cleaned afterwards.
Mosquito repellent, sunglasses, torch, if you have a camera and binoculars.
We recommend that you take out a private holiday travel insurance for your South America trip.