Havas Brazil

A breathtaking destination for nature lovers

The Pantanal – the world’s largest floodplain – is more than a tourist destination, it is a unique ecosystem that is home to an incredible wealth of wildlife and stunning landscapes.

Located in the heart of South America, covering part of the states of Mato Grosso and Mato Grosso do Sul in Brazil and extending into Bolivia and Paraguay, it has an area of approximately 195,000 square kilometers.

Governed by the water cycle, with two well-defined seasons – the dry season (April to October) and the rainy season (November to March), it is Brazil’s most preserved biome and is recognized by Unesco as a World Natural Heritage Site and Biosphere Reserve.

One of the best ways to explore the region is with specialized guides through safaris aboard 4×4 vehicles or on boat trips along the rivers and canals, where tourists can record unique moments of animals in their natural habitat.

One of the Pantanal’s main attractions is the magnificent jaguar, the largest land predator in the Americas. Watching this majestic feline, known for its beauty and strength, is a truly thrilling experience. As is the sight of alligators sunbathing or gliding silently through the calm waters in search of prey.

And, of course, we can’t forget the hyacinth macaws flying through the sky in colorful flocks, with their vibrant and eye-catching plumage, symbols of the exuberance of the Pantanal’s fauna.

In addition to the wildlife, the Pantanal offers a rich culture and warm hospitality. The famous Pantanal ranches offer visitors an authentic experience of life in the countryside, with activities such as horseback riding, fishing, hiking and Pantanal cuisine.

For the more adventurous, hiking through the forest, canoeing on the winding rivers, and spending the night admiring nocturnal animals and the starry sky with thousands of stars dotting the horizon are unforgettable moments.  In addition, the Pantanal is one of the best places in the world for birdwatching, making it one of the most exciting experiences in the region.

For nature lovers, the Pantanal is the perfect destination, offering a visual and sensory spectacle at every turn.

Havas Brazil

Amazing Nature Escape in the Amazon

Mirante do Gavião Amazon Lodge

A charming lodge located on the bank of the Negro River, 184 kilometers from Manaus, by road. The hotel is located close to the ecological reserve of the Anavilhanas Archipelago. The structure has an original design, which harmonizes art with the preserved nature around it. Access to the hotel can be done by the Manaus-Manacapuru and Manacapuru-Novo Airão roads or by the Negro river.

The lodge offers three categories of accommodation: the Family, with a different proposal that imitates a tree house, with a queen-size bed and private gazebo for family groups; Luxury, super space with large balcony, hot tub, greater variety of amenities, for up to four people; and Comfort, ample space with a king size bed and balcony. All rooms have a minibar, air conditioning, coffee table with armchairs or puf, safe and work desk.

Facing the Negro River, the hotel’s restaurant (Camu Camu Restaurant) has a menu prepared by São Paulo chef Débora Shornik, the food is a mix of regional flavors with contemporary western cuisine.

The Mirante do Gavião Lodge offers in their leisure areas swimming pool, pier, lounge and restaurant,and some lookouts on the property where you can relax and enjoy the various types of visual: Rio Negro, Anavilhanas archipelago, our Birds or even the friendly sloths and iguanas of our little forest. It´s a perfect place to relax and feel the peace of nature.