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How to Get to the Pantanal
How to Get to the Pantanal

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Although the Pantanal region is more accessible now than it ever has been before, getting to and around the Pantanal is still a challenge. This part of the world does not take kindly to spontaneity so it is important that you have everything organized in advance if you are planning a trip there.

Luxury Lodges in the Pantanal
Luxury Lodges in the Pantanal

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Despite being the largest tropical wetlands in the world, the Pantanal has managed to stay off South America’s mainstream tourist trail, meaning that the area is virtually untouched and the tranquility and serenity are in full force. The luxury lodges in the Pantanal are eco-lodges and aim to produce as little carbon footprint as possible, in order to ensure that the region stays protected.

Best Time of Year to See Jaguars in Pantanal
Best Time of Year to See Jaguars in Pantanal

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The Pantanal region in Brazil is known for its spectacular wildlife sightings. Many adventure travelers head to the wetlands for a chance to see the rare Jaguar. Read on below to learn when is the best time of year to see jaguars in the Pantanal!

When to Go to Pantanal
When to Go to Pantanal

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There is no hard and fast rule as to when you should and should not go. Instead, you should consider what you want to see, how you want to get there, and which part of the Pantanal you plan on exploring. The weather and water levels are also certainly factors you should bear in mind when deciding when you should go to the Pantanal.

5 Reasons Why You Should Go to the Pantanal in Brazil
5 Reasons Why You Should Go to the Pantanal in Brazil

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If that little intro wasn’t quite enough to convince you to head to the Pantanal region for your next vacation, let us give you some more inspiration. Here are five reasons why you should start booking your Pantanal adventure today.

Brazil Safari: Pantanal and Amazon
Brazil Safari: Pantanal and Amazon

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Brazil is one of the most diverse and fascinating countries on the planet and, for safari and nature lovers among us, it is a dream come true. This gigantic South American country is home to the largest swathe of the largest rainforest in the world: the Amazon Rainforest. But, that’s not all. In addition to the famous Amazon Rainforest, Brazil boasts the lesser known, but no less spectacular, Pantanal Region.

Pantanal Matogrossense National Park
Pantanal Matogrossense National Park

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The Pantanal Matogrossense National Park encompasses around 521 square miles of the Pantanal region. These wetlands, located in central west Brazil are a world-class wildlife spotting destination. Animals and birds of all shapes and sizes dwell here – all you have to do is go out and find them. 

Pantanal Wildlife
Pantanal Wildlife

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Spotting Pantanal wildlife in the largest wetland region in the world is relatively easy, due to the flat landscape. The flat land works in favor for wildlife enthusiasts as there is no jungle to hide many of the animals from sight.  

Paraguay River in the Pantanal
Paraguay River in the Pantanal

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The Paraguay River starts in Mato Grosso, a verdant state just to the west of central Brazil. These headwaters are known as the Pantanal Region and it is here that our interest lies. Let’s delve deep into the largest wetlands in the world – comprising over 81,000 square miles, and see what is on offer.

Pantanal Tours
Pantanal Tours

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Have you ever heard of the Pantanal region in Brazil? It turns out that this section of the Brazil is its best kept secret. Overshadowed by the bright lights of Rio de Janeiro and exotic waters of Manaus, the Pantanal hasn’t had much of a look in. But, that’s all about to change as we bring one of Brazil’s most spectacular regions to light.

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