The Pantanal, located in the Central West region of Brazil, is home to one of the most incredible wetland ecosystems on the planet. This breathtaking natural tourist attraction is an absolute must-see.
Annual floodwaters in the area create an environment full of diverse and exotic plant and animals. Several rare and endangered species live in the Pantanal, including the Hyacinth macaw, the giant river otter, and the jaguar.
You will also find countless bird and butterfly species that are as beautiful and colorful as the array of flowers. There are a variety of small, charming family-run hotels in the area as well. Prepare to have your breath taken away when you visit the Pantanal.