Brazil's Pantanal: Birding and Magnificent Wildlife

  • This is one of our most popular trips with first time Brazil bird watchers. Every birder and wildlife lover wants to see the Pantanal. The Pantanal has some 40 specialty bird species and several Brazilian endemics, including Hyacinth Macaw, Greater Rhea, Bare-faced Curassow, Mato Grosso Antbird, Chestnut-bellied Guan and much more.   

More Details About this Trip:

  • Besides seeing 200 plus bird species, everyone enjoys seeing Capybara, Giant Anteater, Silvery Marmoset, Black Howler Monkey and other Pantanal wildlife. 

  • Besides the awesome Pantanal experience most birders prefer an additional birding in the Amazon Basin and visit Rio Cristalino Jungle Forest, making for a trip of 420 to 480 species in a couple of weeks.

Pricing:  $2,790 US Dollars or £1,790 GBP for 8 Days and 7 Nights. Extensions available.


Group Size: Most tours viable at 4 to 8 participants (priced at 6 participants).


Upcoming Dates: 

October 21 to 28, 2020





Chestnut-bellied Guan, Hyacinth Macaw, Greater Rhea, Bare-faced Curassow, Swallow-tailed Hummingbird, Great-rufous Woodcreeper, Red-billed  Scythebill, Gray-crested Cacholote, White-lored Spinetail, Chotoy Spinetail, Large-billed Antwren, Mato Grosso Antbird, White-naped Xenopsaris, Helmeted Manakin, Fiery-capped Manakin, Band-tailed Manakin, Curl-crested Jay, Black-throated Saltator, Scarlet-headed Blackbird and much more.

Top Reasons to Book Tour


Black Howler Monkey, Tufted Capuchin, Silvery Marmoset, Giant Anteater, Crab eating Fox, South American Coati, Brazilian Tapir.

Habitats and

Special Sites

Biggest wetland of the World, Chapada dos Guimaraes, swampy forest, natural grasslands, marshes, Cerrado, gallery forest & woodland, lakes and rivers.

Other Attractions

Wonderful food, driving down the Transpantaneira, Anacondas, Brazilian Cowboy life style.

2020 Schedule
Pale-crested Woodpecker
Pale-crested Woodpecker

Silvery Marmoset
Silvery Marmoset

Capped Heron
Capped Heron

Pale-crested Woodpecker
Pale-crested Woodpecker


Brazil's Pantanal: Birding and Magnificent Wildlife with Jose Antonio Padilla: October 21 to 28 plus Southern Amazon Extension (either Rio Azul or Rio Cristalino) to November 4