cerrado herping tour

Savanna

Chapada dos Guimarães

Overview

This tour takes you to a mountainous region featuring gigantic sandstone walls, savannas, and Amazonian gallery forests. You will concentrate on locating some nice target species that occur in this zone, including Brazilian Lancehead, South American Rattlesnake, Coral Snake, Amazon Tree Boa and more.

Facts

  • Gateway city: Cuiabá CGB Airport
  • Best time: NOV-MAY
  • Duration: 4D/3N
  • Private Guiding Tour

The highlights of the tour


Be guided by an English-speaking wildlife guide that specializes in herpetology

Night walks with a spotlight for nighttime and nocturnal animal observation

Probable sightings of the elusive Maned Wolf and other pulse-quickening mammals

    Itinerary

  • DAY1

    ArrivalCuiabá

    The tour begins at Cuiabá Airport, followed by a 1-hour drive to a lodge located in the small town of Chapada dos Guimarães. You will arrive for lunch. When you arrive, you will check in and get a brief introduction to your accommodations.

    In the afternoon you will explore a nearby forest trail to look for reptiles and amphibians.

    You will also go out in the evening to look for the herpetofauna.

    Your overnight lodging will be at your lodge. You will have your lunch and dinner in the small town of Chapada dos Guimarães. Your guide will be eager to show you the best local restaurants.



  • DAY2 to DAY3

    Field Herping at Chapada dos Guimarães

    During these two days at the Chapada dos Guimarães, you will have the opportunity to visit two excellent spots located just outside of town, looking for such treats as Amazon tree boa, Yellow Rat Snake and Brazilian lancehead.

    You will again have night outings to look for more reptiles and amphibians.

    Your overnight lodging will be at your lodge. You will have your lunch and dinner in the small town of Chapada dos Guimarães. Your guide will be eager to show you the best local restaurants.



  • DAY4

    End of the tour and return to Cuiabá

    After breakfast and check out, you will take a shuttle back to the Cuiabá Airport.

Booking

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Tour Codes

HCHA4 - Chapada dos Guimarães - 4 Days / 3 Nights

Email

info@herpingbrazil.com