Trip reference number: 21489
Trip Operator: Wildlife Worldwide
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Join Wildlife Worldwide team member and wildlife photographer Emma Healey or Bret Charman in the North Pantanal to capture images of wonderful wildlife ranging from hyacinth macaw and ocelot to jaguar.
This itinerary will provide countless opportunities to photograph some of the Pantanal's finest wildlife and practice your photography skills.
We go in search of five of Brazil's most sought-after species, seeking to observe these magnificent animals in their natural habitat, and with luck, capturing a stunning range of images for each. Brazil's big five include arguably the Pantanal's most famous resident, the jaguar, the ever so charismatic and entertaining giant river otter, the Brazilian tapir - the largest terrestrial mammal in South America, the bizarre looking giant anteater and the iconic hyacinth macaw.
We spend time at a remote lodge on the banks of the Cuiaba River, heading out by boat with the aim of photographing jaguar, giant river otter, capybara and much more. We then head to the grasslands outside Bonito, a favourite haunt for a number of giant anteaters, before finishing the trip at Buraco das Araras to photograph the red-and-green macaws.
In our quest for Brazil's Big 5 we can expect to encounter a wealth of other mammals, birds and reptiles, from ocelot and howler monkeys to jabiru storks and toco toucans, every day will present an extraordinary range of subjects and with our exclusive vehicle and boat, we will endeavour to maximise the photographic opportunities at every turn. Unique to this trip, we will also travel south into the heart of the Pantanal National Park, encountering lily covered lagoons and stunning landscapes seldom visited by other tourists.
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This is a group trip with fixed departure dates. Please refer to our website for further information.
This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website
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