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2023 – Jaguars & Wildlife of the Pantanal Photography Holiday

July 9, 2023 - July 18, 2023

A Tuco Toucan photographed in the locations used for the NaturesLens Wildlife of Brazil’s Pantanal Photography Holiday
  • Jaguars & other wildlife

    of the Pantanal

    Join David, one of the co-founders of NaturesLens, in Cuiaba for this 9-night photography trip to Brazil.

    Travel through Brazil, taking photo opportunities with photographing aracari, jaguar, otter, toucan & more.

    9th - 18th July 2023

    £5999 per participant

    £1200 deposit required to secure a place

    Group size: 4 - 5 participants - places available..

    Bookings close: April 9, 2023

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    Jaguars & other wildlife of the Pantanal - £5999 per participant

    9th - 18th July 2023
    £5999 per participant
    places available.
    £5999 per participant - places available.
  • Join David, one of the co-founders of NaturesLens, in Cuiaba during July 2021 for 9 nights. Take the opportunity to capture images of the wildlife of Brazil.
    The NaturesLens Jaguars & Other Wildlife of Brazil’s Pantanal photography holiday is offered on a full board, shared room basis.
    The Pantanal offers keen wildlife photographers the perfect combination of great birding & mammal spotting opportunities. It is one of the best places in the world to see the endangered & stunning Hyacinth Macaw, 100’s of Jabiru Storks, Maguari Storks, Wood Storks, literally thousands of Caimans, Giant River Otters & of course, South America’s largest cat, the Jaguar.
    Join NaturesLens to capture images of Wildlife of the Pantanal, in Brazil, during the Jaguars & Wildlife of the Pantanal photography holiday. This photography holiday is of 9 night/10 day duration on a Full Board, Non-Shared basis & costs £5999 per participant.
    We shall travel all the way to the end of the famous Transpantaneira dirt road (145km), well known for its amazing birds & wildlife. For the first 2 days, we will photograph stunning birds such as Snail Kite, Ringed Kingfisher, Amazon Kingfisher, American Wood Stork, Cocoi Heron, Rufescent Tiger-Heron, Rusty-collared Seedeater, Barred Antshrike, Sunbittern, Jabiru, Roseate Spoonbill, Large-billed Tern, Striated Heron & various other water birds.
    Once at the end of the Transpantaneira road, we will spend 6 nights based at a floating hotel from where we will take daily boat safaris to look for jaguar, giant otters & other wildlife.
    Jaguars, hyacinth macaws, toucans, anteaters, tapirs & giant river otters live in the area that our guides know well. By utilizing their extensive knowledge on the wildlife’s habits & the correct time to observe them in their most natural habitat, you will benefit from expert guidance from dawn to dusk in the search for satisfying viewings.
    Jaguars are visible day & night, sometimes from only 30 meters away. No other location in the world can offer anything like this possibility of seeing wild jaguars as the Brazilian Pantanal.
    We have designed a very special photography experience, ensuring that internal travel & comfortable accommodation is organised for you to ensure that you can focus on making the most of opportunities to capture editorial quality images. Our trips fill up quickly so ensure that you book early to avoid missing out!
    Photographable Species: aracari, jaguar, macaw, ocelot, otter, toucan

    Jaguars & Wildlife of the Pantanal Photography Holiday Itinerary

    To be confirmed
    A pair of Aracari photographed in the locations used for the NaturesLens Wildlife of Brazil’s Pantanal Photography Holiday
  • 25%

    Discount from Lenses For Hire on any lenses, or other camera equipment, that you require FOR this wildlife photography holiday.

    NaturesLens have partnered with Lenses For Hire to give you an exclusive discount on any lenses hired for any NaturesLens Wildlife Photography Holiday or Workshop.

    • Accommodation on a non-shared basis (with no single supplement payable)
    • Airport Transfers
    • All in-trip transportation
    • All photography sessions & appropriate permits
    • Food on a full board basis
    • Guidance & advice from our Photography Holiday Guide
    • Transportation between photographic locations
    • All Drinks
    • Any activities not listed on the itinerary
    • Flights
    • Meals not listed on the itinerary
    • Personal expenses of any type
    • Required Insurances
    • Sundries
    • Tips & Gratuities
    • Transportation to start location
    • Visas

    What our clients say

    • Alan - Calera - 2017

      Always good trips, with great photographic opportunities, & lots of camaraderie. Recommended!

    Make a Booking Enquiry
    To make a booking enquiry, please complete the form below & we will get back to you as soon as possible.
    You are making an enquiry for the Jaguars & Wildlife of the Pantanal photography holiday, which is scheduled for the dates of 9th - 18th July 2023 & costs £5999 per participant

    , this photography holiday requires a deposit of, £1200 to secure a place.
    This form collects your entered details for the purposes of a booking enquiry.
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    How to Book
    Before booking, it is important that you read the relevant photography holiday event page & our Booking Terms & Conditions. If you have any doubts regarding your suitability for this photography holiday, please contact us.
    To book, simply click the relevant link from the event page on our website. You will then be sent a booking form & a copy of our terms & conditions. In order to secure your place on the selected photography holiday, simply complete the booking form with details of all persons travelling & holiday indemnity, in relevant cases, & return to us (either by email or by post) with confirmation that the deposit has been paid. Payments should be made via bank transfer.
    A deposit of 20% is required at the time of booking unless you are booking less than 90 days before departure. In this case, full payment of the photography holiday price is required.
    Recommended Equipment

    Recommended Camera Equipment

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    Recommended Clothing

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    Additional Notes
    NaturesLens photography holidays do not include flights unless it is explicitly stated on the event page. When it is time to book your flights, we will send you the details in plenty of time to allow for bookings at the best available price.
    The photography holiday itinerary is subject to change & is to be considered provisional.
    NaturesLens photography holidays require a minimum number of participants in order to be viable. If this minimum number is not met, the photography holiday may not go ahead. This photography holiday has a minimum participant level of 4 plus NaturesLens guide(s).
    In the event that the minimum number for a photography holiday to go ahead is not reached, NaturesLens reserves the right to cancel any given photography holiday. In that event 100% of monies received will be returned. However, NaturesLens is not responsible for expenses incurred by its customers.
    Not all mentioned wildlife can be observed & photographed at all times of the year, thus some activities may be considered seasonal & not available.
    Please note the cuisine on many of the NaturesLens photography holidays is authentic & typical of the region in which you are travelling. International or western cuisine is often NOT available. If you have any concerns over the food arrangements or have any special dietary requirements, please contact us prior to making a booking.
    All personal luggage are the responsibility of the owner & we request that photography holiday participants limit their luggage to the equivalent of one suitcase, one flight bag, one camera bag & tripod. We do not wish to appear dictatorial in this matter & the request is made to ensure space & comfort for everyone in our vehicles.
    NaturesLens & its agents act only as agents for the passenger in all matters relating to travel arrangements, & as such, do not assume responsibility for injury, accident, damage, loss, delay or irregularity which may occur via defect of transportation or any other cause.
    NaturesLens reserves the right to substitute hotels, & other previously outlined arrangements as necessary, to either improve or equal the travel experience.
    NaturesLens reserves the right to pass on to photography holiday particpants any additional & unplanned expenditure incurred during a photography holiday, via events beyond the control of NaturesLens. NaturesLens reserves the right to accept or decline any person as a member of any photography holiday.
    Payment of deposit by photography holiday participants or their representative constitutes their acceptance of all conditions contained herein.
    All bookings are made subject to our terms & conditions.
    Travel Insurance Requirements

    Jaguars & Wildlife of the Pantanal Photography Holiday Summary

    The Jaguars & Wildlife of the Pantanal photography holiday is a photography holiday of 9 night/10 day duration, that costs £5999 per participant

    & takes place in Cuiaba in Brazil, between the dates of 9th - 18th July 2023. It is ideal for photographing aracari, jaguar, macaw, ocelot, otter, toucan & more. This photography holiday is led by David Miles for NaturesLens. The photography holiday is offered on a Full Board, Non-Shared basis. Group size for this photography holiday is a minimum of 4 participants & a maximum of 5, plus David. We consider this to be an event of Easy level of exertion, if you have any questions about your suitability for this event, please contact us prior to making a booking enquiry. The photography holiday starts & ends at Cuiaba. Transfers between Cuiaba & Cuiaba are included in the cost of this photography holiday, this photography holiday requires a deposit of £1200 to secure a place.

    Jaguars & Wildlife of the Pantanal Photography Holiday Payment Details

    • Deposit required to secure a place: £1200 payable upon making a booking.
    • Final balance payment due: April 9th, 2023*. Bookings made after this date will require the full payment to secure a place.
    • Bookings close: April 9th, 2023.
    • No-interest payment plan: we offer a no-interest payment plan for our photography holidays. Please enquire for details.
    • * Unless stated otherwise on our event booking form.

    Financial Protection

    Financial Protection provided by the Travel Vault
    NaturesLens Ltd is a company committed to customer satisfaction & consumer financial protection. We are therefore pleased to announce that, at no extra cost to you, & in accordance with The Package Travel & Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018 all passengers booking with NaturesLens Ltd are fully insured for the initial deposit, & subsequently the balance of monies paid as detailed in your booking confirmation form.
    The policy will also include repatriation if required, arising from the cancellation or curtailment of your travel arrangements due to the insolvency of NaturesLens Ltd.  This insurance has been arranged by The Travel Vault in conjunction with Towergate Travel through Zurich Insurance PLC.

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  • Details

    9th - 18th July 2023
    £5999 per participant
    Event Category:


    Cuiaba, Brazil


    David Miles