Rio, Pantanal and Iguacu Tour

From $ 3299 / £ 2099 per person plus flights 9 Days

In summary: Combine a visit to the buzzing city of Rio de Janeiro with the thundering Iguazu Falls and a visit to the Pantanal at the heart of Brazil for superb nature watching opportunities. Monkeys, Macaws, Giant Otters and the endangered Jaguar all live in this beautiful area with the highest concentration of animal life in the Americas.


  • Getting soaked by the magnificent Devil's Throat Cascade at Iguassu
  • Spotting otters, macaw, capaybara, anteaters and tapir in the Pantanal
  • Partying in Rio de Janeiro

Day 1. Rio de Janeiro

Arrive into Rio de Janeiro, transfer to your hotel near Ipanema or Copacabana beach.

Day 2. Rio de Janeiro Tour

See the beauty of Rio from Sugar Loaf mountain then spend the day soaking up the atmosphere of Brazilian beach life.

Day 3. Pantanal

Transfer to airport for your flight to Cuiaba and your all inclusive eco lodge package. Your program at the isolated lodge begins in the evening with stunning sunset views and a night trek.

Day 4. Pantanal

A full day of nature spotting with your expert guide including trips by boat and on horseback to spot anteaters, macaw, otters, deer and much much more.

Day 5. Pantanal

You will be amazed at the abundance of wild animals and birds that you can see in the Pantanal inlcluding caiman, monkeys, foxes, toucan...or how about a spot of piranha fishing? Your lodge is comfortable with air conditioned rooms and locally produced food.

Day 6. Rio de Janeiro

Transfer to the airport for your flight back to Rio de Janeiro. Optional traditional Brazilian night with show and dinner.

Day 7. Iguacu Falls

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Iguassu. Transfer to your hotel before visiting the Argentinian side of the waterfalls. On this side of the falls you can get right up close to the water on the many walkways, known as cataratas. One of these takes you to the the Devil's Throat which pounds your eardrums as you can only gaze in awe at its size and power. Take a short boat trip right into the waterfalls for a good soaking.

Day 8. Iguacu

Morning visit to the Brazilian side of Iguassu falls. This side offers a panoramic view over the entire area and jungle beyond giving you an appreciation of the enormity of this continent and all its treasures.

Day 9. Rio de Janeiro

Transfer to the airport for your flight back to Rio, connect with ongoing flight. If you need another night in Rio please just ask and we can organize that for you.

Customize this Itinerary

  • This tour can carry on from Iguacu into Argentina and Buenos Aires and beyond! Ask us for ideas for onward travel into Argentina
  • Add a few days in Paraty to see beautiful coves and take time out for relaxation before returning home
  • Take in a traditional Brazilian night with dinner and show in Rio de Janeiro for a taste of that world famous sizzling night life
  • Ask about our jaguar tracking tours in the Pantanal
  • This is a sample itinerary, all of our tours are custom made, contact our experts to get your personalised Brazil itinerary.


  • Accommodation with breakfast
  • Pantanal lodge also includes lunch and dinner
  • All tours as described
  • All entrance fees except Pantanal ($32)
  • all land transportation

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