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Pousada UESO Estancia Vitoria – Transpantaneira

4 days/3 nights

Pousada UESO Estancia Vitoria – Transpantaneira
Lodge beautifully situated, surrounded by unspoiled nature. This former Fazenda was rebuilt in 2008 as a guest house to offer a new alternative for tourism in the Pantanal. The Pousada Estancia Vitoria has 11 standard rooms and 5 small cabins including 4 overlooking a small pond (each with 2 single beds, no double bed), porch with chairs for rocking hand, bath/shower, fly windows on the windows, small closet, fan and air conditioning. All rooms with WC/shower, air conditioning and fan. All rooms and cottages have been renovated. Soap, shampoo and towels are provided to our customers free of charge. Wireless also free. Credit card payment (Visa or Mastercard) is possible. On the grounds of Pousada Estancia Vitoria, customers have the opportunity to climb the observation tower 17 meters high, from where you can enjoy a beautiful view of the Pantanal. The Lodge is very quiet, in harmony with the unspoiled nature of the Pantanal. You will be enchanted by the unique beauty of nature. Enjoy the friendly and family atmosphere of the lodge. Accommodation is suitable for people who prefer to watch the animals and relax in a natural setting.

At the restaurant, guests are spoiled with local specialties on request (for a fee), we serve as delicious filet Cayman (produced from breeding), the usual drinks (soft drinks, wine, beer and liquor. a small pool (20,000 liters) and a gift shop are available. If you want, you can relax in a hammock. adults and children can spend time at table tennis or table football ( kicker).

Excursions:
Small trekking in the nearby forest, observation tower, canoe trips on the Rio Claro and Rio Nova, Riding (25 horses available), bicycle tours, sunrise tours and night game drives along the Transpantaneira. Jaguar boat safaris to/from Porto Jofre (the endpoint of Transpantaneira) on demand (optional).

Equipment:
appropriate footwear (shoe lightweight hiking), long jeans or trekking trousers, shirt or long-sleeved blouse, T-shirts and shirts for sleeping, hat, cap or scarf, sunglasses and mosquito repellent, flashlight, pocket knife, binoculars. No black clothes because black attracts mosquitoes. Sweatshirt, sweater, or fleece from June to September as it can get cold at night.

Day 1 – Airport or hotel Cuiabá – Pousada Estancia Vitoria

From the airport drive to Poconé. We then continue on the famous Transpantaneira to the Pousada Estancia Vitoria. In this section of the Transpantaneira, you may be lucky enough to encounter animals such as Caimans, capybaras, the Jabiru storks, etc. After arriving at the inn, lunch is served (according to arrival time). By late afternoon you are walking. Dinner at the lodge. On request, a night safari is organized to search for nocturnal animals after dinner.

Day 2: Excursions

On request, visit the sunrise is organized at 05:00 before breakfast. The experience of the realization of the Pantanal, a spectacle of nature, you should not miss. After breakfast, tour riding (also suitable for people with no experience of riding). Lunch at the lodge. In the afternoon canoeing on the Rio Claro or Rio Nova. With luck, you see a family of giant otters and many birds and other mammals. If several guests at the lodge, it is also possible at the end of the afternoon a jeep safari along the Transpantaneira to be taken (max. 10 persons). Dinner at the lodge. Dinner at the lodge. On request, a night safari is organized to search for nocturnal animals after dinner.

Day 3: Excursions

After breakfast, a horseback riding tour is done (also suitable for people with no experience of driving!). We head to the beautiful Pantanal and certainly meet certain animals. After lunch, the leisure pool, free time. In the late afternoon, we drive on the Transpantaneira and observe some mammals and birds such as capybaras, Tuiuius (jabirus) jacarés (caimans), with a little luck our drivers can afford to follow an anteater and tapir. Return to the lodge and dinner.

Day 4 – Pousada Estancia Vitoria – Cuiabá

Breakfast at Pousada Estancia Vitoria. After breakfast, transfer to the airport. For late departures, for example, at the end of the afternoon, the morning possibility for another excursion on foot, horseback, or canoe. In this case, transfer to the airport after lunch.

Validity 1.1. – 31.12.2021Price per person in USD
  
Single (one person traveling alone)955
Single (booking of 1 double & 1 single)770
Double690
Triple655
Quadruple621
Chalet single (one person traveling alone)1058
Chalet single (booking of 1 double & 1 single)875
Chalet double740
Extra night per person145

For groups of 12 people, one person is free. free children in parent’s room until 5 years, children aged 6-9 years receive a 50% discount. Children over 10 years pay the full adult rate.

Included:
• Accommodation in a double room 
• English speaking guide for all transfers and excursions (in small groups)
• All entrance fees
• All meals (full board)
• All taxes and service charges

Not included:
Personal expenses such as drinks, etc.
• Gratuities (optional for guides, drivers, etc.)
• Travel insurance (eg, luggage, cancellation, return extra)
• Flights

Accommodation: Ueso Estancia Vitoria

Private services: private English-speaking guide and private car services available on request

Optional: Full day Jaguar Safari by boat 
Sunrise at about 5:30, we serve coffee or tea. Departure to Porto Jofre, the point of the Transpantaneira, about 107 km of dirt road Along the way you will experience many mammals and birds with a little luck. Shortstop on the road for breakfast. After about five hours of driving a long boat ride in the Cerrado, surrounded by unspoiled nature in the Cuiabá River, Rio Tres Irmãos, Rio São Lourenço and Rio Piquiri to track jaguars. Picnic lunch. Return to the lodge in the late afternoon. Dinner and overnight at the Pousada Estancia Vitoria.

To bring:

Clothes:
• T-shirts
• Bermuda
• Jeans
• Long-sleeved shirts (light fabric)
• Lightweight pullover
• Rain protection
• Sports socks

Footwear:
• Sneakers
• Light hiking or trekking shoes
• Beach sandals

Useful items:
• Sunglasses
• Binoculars
• Flashlight
• Military knife
• Headgear
• Sunscreen (at least factor 30, you are very close to the equator!)
• Photo and video camera
• Mosquito repellent
• Swimwear

Subject to price and program changes