Ibera Marshes4 days & 3 nights, Spotlight Journey
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Day 1Arrive Posadas / Aguape Lodge
Welcome to the Ibera Marshes, the largest protected area in Argentina. Upon arrival, transfer to your lodge in 4x4 vehicles.Posada Aguape - 3 Nights (D)
Day 2Ibera Marshes
Begin your day with a boat excursion in search of capybaras, alligators, marsh deer, otters and some of the 350 species of birds that inhabit the area. This afternoon, take a guided walk through the forest where you may come upon howler monkeys. If you like, borrow one of the bikes at the lodge and pedal to the charming town of Colonia Carlos Pellegrini.Posada Aguape (B, L, D)
Day 3Ibera Marshes
After breakfast, embark on a wildlife-watching excursion on the Mirinay River, an excellent bird watching area.
This afternoon, go on a guided hike or just relax at the lodge. If you like, go out on a nocturnal exploration after dinner.Posada Aguape (B, L, D)
Day 4Depart Ibera Marshes
This morning, take a canoe trip with a local guide or hop aboard a motorboat in search of more wildlife. After lunch, return to Posadas for your onward flight.(B, L)