Located in the Pantanal wetlands in an extensive area of 53 000 hectares, The Caiman gathers to create an office cattle (Estancia Caiman), a program of nature conservation and the first operation of ecotourism in the Pantanal, created in 1987 -Caiman EcoLodge.
The Inn has two and independent lodges separated by 22 km of distance. The Baiazinha Lodge, which has the shape of a bird and was built on stilts in a bay with clear waters. It has 6 double rooms standard, all with balcony to the bay, heated bathroom, swimming pool external, air conditioning, wireless Internet and more.
The Mountain Range Lodge, is located near the forest that allows the observation of fauna throughout the day. It has 5 double suites, air conditioning, ample social area, an outdoor pool, air conditioning, among other attractions.
Each lodge offers a new daily schedule of activities, with two day trips and an evening activity. Besides these regular tours is also possible to have an intense adventures like retinues of cattle or have a tour down Aquidauana`s River.
Some of the activities offered in Caiman are: hiking, horseback, on bicycles or canoes, photographic safaris and spotlighting. All tours conducted in the farm, are accompanied by naturalist guides, graduates and bilingual in English and Portuguese (called Caimaners) and also by native guides (deep knowledge of nature and regional culture).
During high season (the period that between June 12 to 11 September) The Caiman offers special activities as Workshop of Astronomy, Photography Workshop, Day of Peasant and Adventure program.
Caiman Ecological Refuge
Phone: (11) 3706-1800
Adress: Estância Caiman, S/N - Zona Rural