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Day Use at Fazenda San Francisco

Tour Details

Fazenda San Francisco is one of the most popular farms in Pantanal to do a day use tour.

Located at Pantanal in Miranda, 163 km from Bonito and more than 200 km from Campo Grande, the capital of Mato Grosso do Sul, San Francisco is a typical pantanalian ranch, ideal for those who enjoy rural excursions.

Day use at Fazenda San Francisco means a whole day getting to know the routine of a farm in the south of Mato Grosso, its cultivation, chores, and natural beauty.

Visitors who decide to spend a full day at Pantanal will enjoy the most famous attractions at the San Francisco farm, such as the photo safari, the walk along the Miranda River Forest Trail, and the chalana ride on the São Domingos Corixo.

The activities end with a beautiful happy hour, including one of the most common delicacies of the Pantanal: piranha broth.

?? Attention, tourist!

Due to the conservation of Bonito's many natural wonders, there are a limited number of places to access the city's tours.

Knowing this, do not waste time: it is essential to prepare the itinerary of your trip as soon as possible.

How is the 1 full-day tour at San Francisco Farm, Pantanal?

There are many attractions at Fazenda San Francisco, Pantanal, but the main tours on a day use itinerary are:
  • Photo Safari
  • Hike on the Miranda River Forest Trail
  • Pantanal Lunch
  • Tour by chalana
  • Recreational Fishing
  • Observation of fauna and flora, such as alligators and capybaras
  • Happy Hour
The photo safari is an open-air car ride to observe the birds in the surroundings of the farm and the rice fields. In all, it lasts 2h30 to check and take beautiful pictures of the animals. During the trip, visitors also walk along the Carandá Trail, a 20-minute suspended trail in the middle of the riparian forest on the Miranda River, to get a closer look at one of the main rivers of the Pantanal. These two activities alone can provide a great day for the adventurers on duty. When it's time for lunch, many typical dishes are on the menu at the ranch. It is impossible not to delight in the flavors of Pantanal, before the next adventure: the chalana ride. The chalana ride through the Corixo São Domingos guarantees a cinematographic ride, with the observation of the surrounding animals, such as alligators, riverside birds, such as kingfishers, and giant otters, as well as fishing for piranhas, a feared animal, but much appreciated in the regional cuisine. So appreciated that it is precisely this delicacy that visitors try at the Happy Hour. Some people say that the piranha broth is an aphrodisiac. You'd better test it to see if it's true, right?

Tours to combine with Fazenda San Francisco

jaguar mouth

A Serra da Bodoquena trail to take a bath in a waterfall, admire the region's fauna and flora, and even enjoy an adrenaline-filled ride over steep fields.

ceita corê farm

Trail and waterfall ride around a typical Bonito farm, including a walkway, bath, breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snack.

bodoquena mountain waterfall

Waterfall baths and a boat ride in an area with Atlantic Forest reserves and Pantanal, one of the must-see attractions in neighboring Bonito.

mimosa resort

This circuit follows a 2,000-meter trail by boat, with 9 waterfalls, a natural pool, and a viewpoint of the Serra da Bodoquena.

eco park porto da ilha

An attraction for adults and children at the ecological park Porto da Ilha, with boat rides, boating, stand-up paddle, and kayaking.

Why choose Fazenda San Francisco day use?

Those who choose Pantanal as a tourist route cannot leave out of their travel itinerary a day use at Fazenda San Francisco.

This is because the ranch is one of the best ways - not to say the best - to get to know the whole routine of a pantaneiro, such as cattle farming, the fields where the farmers go, and all the beauty of the local flora and fauna.

Furthermore, travelers need not fear animals, such as jaguars and piranhas, because the tour package guarantees the presence of a guide for each attraction.

This way, you can be sure of a rich experience at Pantanal, which combines great activities with excellent lunch and an incredible connection with nature. These are good reasons to spend a full day at Fazenda San Francisco.

High season calendar for Fazenda San Francisco day use

Although many people consider that the whole year is good to visit Pantanal, the high season is between July and October, when the dry season occurs.

It is during this period that the region is favorable for many attractions, such as safari and night focus, horseback riding, walks through the forest, and animal observation.

However, for fishing lovers, it is worthwhile to secure tickets for day use between March and April, the time between the accumulation of water and its draining.

But if you don't want to see a swamp during your visit, take a look at the calendar below. This way you can guarantee a tour only in the dry season, according to the days of holidays and school vacations:

  • Mid-December to January: Christmas, New Year, and school vacations
  • February/March: during Carnaval
  • April: Easter week / Tiradentes
  • July: school vacations
  • September: Independence of Brazil
  • October: Nossa Senhora da Aparecida week and Children's Day
  • November: Republic Proclamation Week

Where is it?

San Francisco is a farm located on BR-262, Miranda - Pantanal.

For more information about tickets and reservations, contact us by email or our WhatsApp and speak to one of Roteiro Bonito MS's experts.


What to bring?

See our recommendation of what to bring!

Light clothing





Credit Card

Cash (extra consumption)


Photo Camera



Pay attention to these recommendations

163 km from center Bonito/MS

Free for all ages.

Duration of one full day

Certified by SGS ? Safety Management System

Transportation is not included



See the structure that the tour offers


Locker rooms

Baggage Locker






Open smoking area

Souvenir Shop


Restaurant and snack bar


Included Items

These items are included



First Aid Materials

Photo Safari

Tour by chalana


Afternoon snack


High Season

Adults and Children: R$250

Low Season

Adults and Children: R$174

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