Pantanal Matogrossense National Park Pantanal Matogrossense National Park

Preservation Unit houses several wild animals, 182 km from Cáceres.

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Pantanal Matogrossense National Park was founded in 1981 and it is the entrance of the city of Poconé - 180 km from the city of Cáceres. The tour is excellent for those who are looking for relaxing days in the middle of nature.

The park, that has an area of 135,000 hectares, aims to protect and preserve the Pantanal ecosystem and its biodiversity. UNESCO listed it as a World Heritage Site and Worldwide Biosphere Reserve, the place is home to a several wild animals and tropical birds.

You can go hiking and trekking with a prior authorization from Chico Mendes Institute for Biodiversity Conservation (ICMBio).

The best time to visit the park is between May to September due to less rainfall. Between April and May, you can observe better the flora and fauna because the water

Key information and tips

Observing animals at night, fishing and hunting are prohibited.

The best time to visit the place is between May to September, during the dry season.

Wear sunscreen and insect repellent.

Opening hours:
You need to request prior authorization by email parnapantanal@icmbio.gov.br

Free admission

Duration of the Visit
5 hours
+55 (65) 3648-9100
More Info
Official website


Av. Rubens de Mendonça, s/n (ICMBio de Cuiabá)

The best way to visit the park is by a tourism agency.

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