Combining the two most coveted felines in Pantanal in only one tour. This tour takes travelers to the most breathtaking encounters of Pantanal. We will take you to have an encounter with ocelot in the wild and jaguar in their natural habitat. The best part? Ocelot & Jaguar photography safari mixes the best sightings with a single best opportunities to photograph. Staying in the most lauded lodges in Pantanal it’s a destination for unforgettable experiences.
NATURE VIEWING PHOTOGRAPHY
BIRDWATCHING JAGUAR SIGHTINGS
The first part of the trip is about one hour 100km along an asphalt road to Poconé, which is capital of the Pantanal and the last city before entering the world’s largest wetland. From Poconé you will take the famous Transpantaneira Highway, where you’ll find optimal locations to photograph and observe wildlife. Arriving at the lodge in the late afternoon, you will have the first opportunity to see and photograph ocelots. Your accommodation and dinner will be at a hotel.
Experience a morning safari and boat trips in the Pixaim river and one more opportunity to see the ocelot during the afternoon.
Continue your journey to Porto Jofre – State Park the home of the jaguars. Keep your eyes open you’ll find optimal locations to photograph and observe wildlife. Arriving at the lodge in the late afternoon, your accommodation and dinner will be at a hotel in Porto Jofre – State Park.
Mornings start early in the Pantanal; breakfast early morning and leaving as soon as possible for better shoots opportunities ( You can adjust the time of breakfast with your guide). We will leave the hotel in a motorboat looking for jaguars in the tributaries of the Meeting of the Waters State Park, this is one of the three largest protect areas in Pantanal. With a high density of jaguar prey, including caiman and large groups of capybara, this location offers you the best chance to see a jaguar attack. When the water of the Pantanal is at its lowest, from June till November, and the banks of the rivers become exposed, jaguars ar often found resting and hunting along the river’s edge. We will also encounter other interesting wildlife, including Giant Otters, Neotropical Otters, Caimans, Capibaras, Tapirs, Yellow Anaconda, Howler Monkeys, Capuchin Monkeys and many birds species including the magnificent Touco Toucan and the endangered Hyacinth Macaw. Often we enjoy our lunch watching the jaguar. Don’t worry, there will be plenty of opportunities to take a safe bathroom breaks on the beach as necessary. We believe that you are looking for the best Pantanal jaguar experience and we know that jaguars can be very unpredictable, so we choose not to miss a moment and bring everything we need with us so you never lose an unforgettable memory.
Leave to the lodge in time for the flight. End of the trip.