Built in harmony with the environment, without renouncing comfort, the Araras Eco Lodge is reachable all year-round by car via the Transpantaneira Park Road, 132 km (82 mi) south of Cuiabá (the capital of the State of Mato Grosso) On a 2h30 exciting safári-transfer, in air-conditioned vehicle.
From this lodge, with its enviably preserved surroundings, it is possible to do first-class bird-watching, trekking in pristine forest, canoeing, horseback riding, truck photo-safaris, night tours, two exciting tree top look outs with 12 and 25 m high and much more, all under the assistance of expert bilingual naturalist guides.
The lodge, built in regional rustic style, offers 19 comfortable rooms with air conditioning with screened windows, ceiling fans, private bathrooms (cold and hot shower); a swimming pool with an adjoining covered area for meals, large verandas with hammocks, gift shop, bar, and restaurant.
The Araras Eco Lodgeoffers a variety of low environment impact activities, rich in adventure and excitement.
TREKKING: Several paths lead visitors to a close contact with its exuberant and varied flora as well as wildlife. HORSEBACK RIDING: This is an excellent way to discover the open-grass land and forest, regardless of flooded or dry season.
JEEP PHOTO-SAFARI: For longer distances, day and night wildlife spotting. CANOEING TRIP: Paddling or “piranha” fishing along the rivers are certainly exciting yet relaxing ways to enjoy this untamed nature.
HORSEBACK RIDING: This is an excellent way to discover the open-grass land and forest, regardless of flooded or dry season.
CANOEING TRIP: Paddling or “piranha” fishing along the rivers are certainly exciting yet relaxing ways to enjoy this untamed nature.
LECTURE: After dinner, meeting to discuss the day activities, the culture, the nature, and particularities of the region.