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Pantanal And Atlantic Forest

2007 ITINERARY #1 Pantanal, Serra das Araras and Chapada do Guimarães 1st. Day: Arrival at the International Airport in Cuiaba. Immediate transfer to the PANTANAL. Field observation and birdwatching on route. While crossing the area down the Transpantaneira dirt road, spectacular chances to spot many birdlife such a Jabiru, Wood Stork, Roseate Spoonbill, Southern Screamer, Plumbeous, Buff-necked, Bare-faced & Green Ibises, Sunbittern, Long-tailed Ground-Dove, Black-collared, Great Black & Savanna Hawks, Snail Kite, Chaco Chachalaca and many others. Arrival at the hotel at the end of the day. Check in. Sunset and Nighthawks watch. , followed by some Owling. Dinner. Field Check List Track (FCT). Overnight. 2nd. Day: Early morning breakfast and birding on the gallery forest of the Pixaim river, good chances to spot the Helmeted Manakin, Rufous-tailed Jacamar, White-lored and Rusty-backed Spinetail, Mato Grosso and Band-tailed Antbird, Red-billed Scythebill, Flavescent Warbler, Moustached and Buff-bellied Wrens, Purplish Jay, Troupial, Crested Oropendola, Solitary Black-Cacique, Blue-crowned Trogon, Black-fronted Nunbird, Silver-beaked Tanager, Rusty-collared and White-bellied Seedeaters, Lesser Seed-Finch and many others. Return for lunch. PM: Boat ride, with chances to spot Anhinga, Rufescent-tiger, Striated and Boat-billed Herons, Gray-necked Wood-Rail, Sungrebe, Southern Lapwing, Lesser Kiskadee, Black-capped Donacobius. All the five South American Kingfishers, Band-tailed Nighthawk and many others. After dinner night tour to owling and spot nocturnal wildlife, including Ocelots! 3rd. Day: After Breakfast, we check out and transfer to another lodge with birding along the route with chances for Maguari Stork, Laughing Falcon, Whistling Heron, White-faced, Black-bellied & Muscovy Ducks, Bare-faced Curassow, Blue-throated Piping-Guan, Bay-winged & Giant Cowbird. We will move to a lodge with nesting Hyacinth Macaws and daytime roost for Great Potoo. This area is also "literally" packed with a great number of other birds. Check in. Lunch. Siesta. PM: Bird walk with chances to spot Rufous Cacholote, Red-crested & Yellow-billed Cardinal, Grayish & Buff-throated Saltator, White-rumped Monjita, Nacunda Nighthawk, Greater & Rufous-fronted Thornbird, Masked Gnatcatcher. Capped Heron, Toco Toucan, Chesnut-eared Aracari, Peach-fronted, Monk & Golden-chevroned Parakeets, Golden-collared Macaw, Striped Cuckoo, Scarlet-headed, Unicolored & Chopi Blackbirds, followed by some owling. FCT. Dinner. Overnight. 4th. Day: Breakfast. Farewell sights for the Hyacinth Macaws. Check out. Transfer to Serra das Araras. Field observation and birdwatching on route. Arrival at lodge, accommodation and afternoon Harpy Eagle watch (see this fantastic testimony), also chances to spot Gray Hawk, Yellow-tufted Woodpecker, Warbling Antbird, Magpie Tanager and many others. Night outing to look for Least Nighthawk, Scissor-tailed Nightjar and Pauraque. Dinner. FCT. Overnight. 5th. Day: Breakfast. Early Birding with spectacular chances to spot many birdlife such: a King Vulture, Red-shouldered Macaw, Dusky-headed Parakeet, Sharpbill, White-flanked and Black-throated Antbirds, White-eyed Attila, Turquoise and White-shouldered Tanagers, and many others. Transfer to Chapada, with birding and lunch in route. Arrival at Chapada in time for some great birding such: Blue-winged and Red-and-Green Macaw, Curl-crested Jay, Gray Monjita, Crested Black-Tyrant, Cliff Flycatcher and many others. Arrival at our hotel. Dinner. FCT. Overnight. 6th Day: Full day at Chapada. Our targets will be: Rufous-sided Pygmy-Tyrant, and cerrado specialties such as: Red-legged Seriema, Small-billed Tinamou, White-eared Puffbird, Collared Crescentchest, Horned Sungem, Yellow-billed Blue Finch, Rufous-winged Antshrike, Black-faced Tanager, Red-legged Seriema, White-eared Puffbird, White-rumped and White-banded Tanagers, Coal-crested Finch, Plumbeous Seedeater, Black-throated Saltator and many others. Lunch with some siesta break at our hotel. PM: Birdwatching at semi-deciduous forest, cerrado, canyons with chances to spot Yellow-ridged Toucan, Lettered Aracari, White-collared and Biscutate Swift, Blue-crowned Motmot, White-lined and Guira Tanager, Ochre-cheeked Spinetail, Plain Antvireo, Wedge-tailed Grass-Finch, and many others. Return to our Hotel. Owling. Dinner. FCT. Overnight. 7th. Day: Breakfast. AM: Full morning birding - Superberb Special Targets: Band-tailed and Fire-Crowned Manakins and Southern Antpipit. Return to our Hotel. Check out. Transfer to Cuiaba. Check in. Lunch. Flight to Sao Paulo. FOR THOSE THAT WILL MAKE THE ATLANTIC FOREST TOUR WITH BOUTE EXPEDITIONS, WE WILL HAVE AN OVERNIGHT ON A HOTEL NEAR TO THE AIRPORT IN SAO PAULO. THE ARRANGEMENT FOR THAT OVERNIGHT WILL BE MAKE BY OUR COMPANY. ITINERARY #2 Pantanal & Chapada dos Guimarães 1st. Day: Arrival at the International Airport in Cuiaba. Immediate transfer to the PANTANAL. Field observation and birdwatching on route. While crossing the area down the Transpantaneira dirt road, spectacular chances to spot many birdlife such a Jabiru, Wood Stork, Roseate Spoonbill, Southern Screamer, Plumbeous, Buff-necked, Bare-faced & Green Ibises, Sunbittern, Long-tailed Ground-Dove, Black-collared, Great Black & Savanna Hawks, Snail Kite, Chaco Chachalaca and many others. Arrival at the hotel at the end of the day. Check in. Sunset and Nighthawks watch. , followed by some Owling. Dinner. Field Check List Track (FCT). Overnight. 2nd. Day: Early morning breakfast and birding on the gallery forest of the Pixaim river, good chances to spot the Helmeted Manakin, Rufous-tailed Jacamar, White-lored and Rusty-backed Spinetail, Mato Grosso and Band-tailed Antbird, Red-billed Scythebill, Flavescent Warbler, Moustached and Buff-bellied Wrens, Purplish Jay, Troupial, Crested Oropendola, Solitary Black-Cacique, Blue-crowned Trogon, Black-fronted Nunbird, Silver-beaked Tanager, Rusty-collared and White-bellied Seedeaters, Lesser Seed-Finch and many others. Return for lunch. PM: Boat ride, with chances to spot Anhinga, Rufescent-tiger, Striated and Boat-billed Herons, Gray-necked Wood-Rail, Sungrebe, Southern Lapwing, Lesser Kiskadee, Black-capped Donacobius. All the five South American Kingfishers, Band-tailed Nighthawk and many others. After dinner night tour to owling and spot nocturnal wildlife, including Ocelots! 3rd. Day: After Breakfast, we check out and transfer to another lodge with birding along the route with chances for Maguari Stork, Laughing Falcon, Whistling Heron, White-faced, Black-bellied & Muscovy Ducks, Bare-faced Curassow, Blue-throated Piping-Guan, Bay-winged & Giant Cowbird. We will move to a lodge with nesting Hyacinth Macaws and daytime roost for Great Potoo. This area is also "literally" packed with a great number of other birds. Check in. Lunch. Siesta. PM: Bird walk with chances to spot Rufous Cacholote, Red-crested & Yellow-billed Cardinal, Grayish & Buff-throated Saltator, White-rumped Monjita, Nacunda Nighthawk, Greater & Rufous-fronted Thornbird, Masked Gnatcatcher. Capped Heron, Toco Toucan, Chesnut-eared Aracari, Peach-fronted, Monk & Golden-chevroned Parakeets, Golden-collared Macaw, Striped Cuckoo, Scarlet-headed, Unicolored & Chopi Blackbirds, followed by some owling. FCT. Dinner. Overnight. 4th. Day: Breakfast. Farwell sights for the Hyacinth Macaws. Check out. Transfer to Chapada, with birding and lunch in route. Arrival at Chapada in time for some great birding such: Blue-winged and Red-and-Green Macaw, Curl-crested Jay, Gray Monjita, Crested Black-Tyrant, Cliff Flycatcher and many others. Arrival at our hotel. Dinner. FCT. Overnight. 5th. and 6th Day: Two full days at Chapada. Our targets will be: Rufous-sided Pygmy-Tyrant, and cerrado specialties such as: Red-legged Seriema, Small-billed Tinamou, White-eared Puffbird, Collared Crescentchest, Horned Sungem, Yellow-billed Blue Finch, Rufous-winged Antshrike, Black-faced Tanager, Red-legged Seriema, White-eared Puffbird, White-rumped and White-banded Tanagers, Coal-crested Finch, Plumbeous Seedeater, Black-throated Saltator and many others. Lunch with some siesta break at our hotel. PM: Birdwatching at semi-deciduous forest, cerrado, canyons with chances to spot Yellow-ridged Toucan, Lettered Aracari, White-collared and Biscutate Swift, Blue-crowned Motmot, White-lined and Guira Tanager, Ochre-cheeked Spinetail, Plain Antvireo, Wedge-tailed Grass-Finch, and many others. Return to our Hotel. Owling. Dinner. FCT. Overnight. 7th. Day: Breakfast. AM: Full morning birding - Superberb Special Targets: Band-tailed and Fire-Crowned Manakins and Southern Antpipit. Return to our Hotel. Check out. Transfer to Cuiaba. Check in. Lunch. Flight to Sao Paulo. FOR THOSE THAT WILL MAKE THE ATLANTIC FOREST TOUR WITH BOUTE EXPEDITIONS, WE WILL HAVE AN OVERNIGHT ON A HOTEL NEAR TO THE AIRPORT IN SAO PAULO. THE ARRANGEMENT FOR THAT OVERNIGHT WILL BE MADE BY OUR COMPANY. TOUR 2007/2008 - ITINERARY 2- BRAZILIAN SOUTHEAST RAINFOREST & HIGHLANDS Itatiaia National Park & Ubatuba Reserve 1st. Day: Arrival from home at the International Airport of São Paulo. Transfer to the Itaiaia National Park. Check in. Lunch. Optional Siesta. PM: Dedicated to watch fantastic bird at the gardens of the Hotel & its feeders - Possible Birds: Brazilian Ruby, Dusky-legged Guan, Saffron Toucanet, Green-headed Tanager... just to mention a few... We shall stay long enough to watch the Sunset & try some owling, which would include chances of seeing the Semi-collared Nighthawk and the Tawny-browed Owl. Dinner. FCT( Field Checklist Track). Overnight. 2nd. Day: On this day, we will bird on the upper part of the Park, where we shall almost the entire day. But, "no pain... no gian... " Box lunch. And our gain shall be superb: The very endemic Golden-winged Cotinga, Itatiaia Spinetail, Blue Manakin, Brassy-breasted Tanager and Gilt-edged Tanager among many more! Return at the end of the day, with chances for Tawny-browed Owl on the way back to our hotel... Dinner. FCT. Overnight. 3rd Day: On this day we will be exploring trails - Both AM & PM, but returning to our lodge for a nice meal & some rest. We will search carefully for the Antwrens: such the Star-throated and Ferruginous and Antbirds such the: White-bibbed Antbird - Both endemic to Brazil!!! 4thth. Day: Breakfast. Check out, with birding in route: Streamer-tailed Tyrant and Firewood Gatherer. Once we arrive in Ubatuba, we shall make a stop on a wonderful property where we may see the Red-necked Tanager, this place also have a very nice feeder: Saw-billed Hermit, Sombre Hummingbird and Festive Coquette! Arrival at our Lodge. Check in. Free time to walk and bird on the beach (Kelp Gull, Brown Bobby). Dinner. FCT. Overnight. 5th. & 6th. Day: We will be exploring this superb area with chances for the following birds: Brazilian Ruby, Bare-throated Bellbird, white-shouldered Fire-eye, Streak-capped Antwren, Slaty Bristelfront, Buff-throated Purpletuft, White-bearded Manakin, Sharpbill, Mantle Hawk, Gray-hooded Flycatcher, Long-billed Wren, Making a total (about) for both portions of the trip of 600 species of Birds!!! 7th. Day: Breakfast. AM: Birding for possible missing species. Lunch. Return to the lodge. Check out. Transfer to the Sao Paulo International. Airport, with birding in route. Arrival at the airport. Check in. End of our Services. FOR THOSE THAT WILL CONTINUE TO THE PANTANAL, SERRA DAS ARARAS AND CHAPADA TOUR, WITH BOUTE EXPEDITIONS, WE WILL HAVE AN OVERNIGHT ON A HOTEL NEAR TO THE AIRPORT IN SAO PAULO. THE ARRANGEMENT FOR THAT OVERNIGHT, WILL BE MADE BY OUR COMPANY.


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