Travel beyond the big city lights of Rio and Sao Paulo and discover Brazil’s wild heart on an 11-day journey to the Brazilian Amazon and the Pantanal — the world’s largest seasonal wetland.
You’ll seek some of South America’s most charismatic megafauna in the company of expert guides including giant otter, tapir, capybara, howler monkey, red-nosed saki, giant anteater, caiman and our ultimate goal — jaguar.
Birding is also spectacular with over 600 recorded species. This colorful cast of avian characters offers myriad photo opportunities, from beautiful, deep-blue hyacinth macaw and vibrant red-and-green macaw to striking toco toucan and gregarious yellow-billed cardinal.
Enjoy nature walks, river cruises and spotlighting excursions to seek abundant wildlife. Along the way, stay at some of the region’s best hotels and lodges, including the award-winning Cristalino Lodge, set on the Cristalino River in a private national heritage reserve of the Amazon.