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Caiman Ecological Refuge is the perfect base to discover the profusion of animals including jaguar, tapir, capybara, caiman and anteaters as well as the highest concentration of birds in South America. Located in a 53,000 hectare private reserve in Mato Grosso do Sul state, the refuge is 4 hours by car or 40 mins by plane from Campo Grande. Caiman’s core activities are cattle ranching, pioneering conservation & ecotourism. 

The refuge has 2 Lodges, Baiazinha (6 rooms) & Cordilheira (5 Suites), 22 km apart and run as separate operations, each with a pool, restaurant, bar & own guides. Each room is air-conditioned with private bathroom.

Included in the rates are a range of three daily activities, including safaris, a Pantanal tour, canoe rides and ecological walks. Other optional activities (bookable in advance) include bird watching excursions, bike rides, a Jaguar Safari, caiman spotting and a Hyacinth Macaw Research day. During high season (currently mid-June to mid-September) 3 and 4 night all-inclusive programmes begin on Thursday and Sunday. For the rest of the year there are no restrictions on arrival days and length of stay.

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VACCINATION PROGRESSING FAST - International travel likely to resume from 21 June 21 onwards

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