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Departure: August & September 2020
Host: Locally Guided
Cost: Starting from US$9,550 per person (based on twin share)
Trip Type: Active Adventures / Cruising – Yacht to Small Ship

This unforgettable circuit will make you cruise along the Paraguay and Cuiabá rivers, in a lovely, safe and comfortable Motor Vessel with only 05 cabins, exploring four different Nature Reserves in search of its fascinating and rich wildlife, including the elusive ‘panthera onca’ or jaguar. After the cruise, embrace the Green Coast with all of Rio’s architecture and beaches, the beautiful colonial city of Paraty and Saco do Mamanguá, a tropical fjord, with greenish tones and fabulous mangrove.

Questions? Please contact one of the Civilized Adventures’ Adventure Travel Specialists at info@civilizedadv.com

Brief Itinerary

  • São Paulo (1 Night)
  • North Pantanal Cruise (6 Nights)
  • Rio (3 Nights)
  • Saco do Mamanguá (2 Nights)
  • Paraty (2 Nights)

See the detailed itinerary here and contact us if you'd like more information or to book.

This trip includes:


São Paulo

  • Private transfer airport – hotel – airport
  • Half day flexible city tour
  • 1 night accommodation with breakfast
  • English speaking guide

North Pantanal Cruise 

  • Intimate 10 passenger Pantanal Cruise
  • Transfers Cuiabá airport / Cruise / Cuiabá airport
  • All meals as mentioned at the day by day (B – breakfast; L – lunch; D – dinner)
  • 6 nights’ accommodation
  • 1 naturalist guide
  • Daily departures by speed boat to search for wildlife and jaguars

Rio de Janeiro

  • Private transfer airport – hotel
  • 3 Nights accommodation with breakfast
  • Full day tour to Corcovado and Sugarloaf with tickets and lunch
  • Full day tour with biking in the morning and flexible afternoon with lunch
  • English speaking guide

Refúgio Mamanguá

  • Private transfer Rio de Janeiro – Paraty Mirim
  • Local boat transfer from Paraty Mirim to Refúgio Mamanguá
  • 2 nights accommodation with dinner and breakfast
  • Private tour at mamanguá (canoe or trekking or kayaking) with lunch (L) or lunchbox (Lb)
  • Private boat tour (5h-6h) with lunch from Refúgio to Paraty as mentioned
  • English speaking guide


  • 2 nights accommodation with breakfast
  • Walking tour of the old town
  • English speaking guide
  • Private transfer Paraty – São Paulo

Price does not include:


  • International Airfare
  • Domestic Airfare
  • Gratuities
  • Drinks, laundry, telephone calls, tips, visa, insurance… and expenditure of a personal nature

Trip Route


Cruise Dates


Aug 23rd to Aug 29th  

(Full Trip Starts Aug 22nd in São Paulo / Ends in Sep 5th in São Paulo)

Aug 29th to Sep 4th

(Full Trip Starts Aug 28th in São Paulo / Ends in Sep 11th in São Paulo)

Sep 13th to Sep 19th

(Full Trip Starts Sep 12th in São Paulo / Ends in Sep 26th in São Paulo)



Starting from US$9,550 per person based on a minimum of 2 people travelling together in double accommodations

Deposit of US$2,400  per person to hold space

Accommodation and tour are subject to availability. Please contact us for more information and pricing based on your dates and customizations.

A 2% cheque discount will apply. All payments are non-refundable once received. Please consider insurance.