Amazon Cuyabeno Ecuador 3 Days / 4 Nights
Our tour of the Amazon is a 3-day excursion with accommodation in ecological cabins, visiting the largest and deepest reserve in the Ecuadorian rainforest, "The Cuyabeno Faunistic Production Reserve", which allows you to experience and enjoy direct adventure with nature. The Ecolodge of your stay offers you solar energy to charge the batteries of cameras or other electronic objects, rooms with private bathrooms and hot showers; It also provides modern biodigesters for the sanitary system, a 23 meter observation tower and hammock area.
1.-Quito-LagoAgrio-ElPuente. Flight (9:00 am) or bus (one day before-8 hours of travel).
Transfer from LAGO AGRIO to EL PUENTE. Registration of passports or boarding passes, 2 hours of canoe trip on the GUYABENO river towards GUACAMAYO ECOLODGE.
In the afternoon, canoe ride around the lagoon to observe birds and other animals such as the pink ends of the river, monkeys, etc.
Dinner and night walk to possibly observe nocturnal birds (owls, frogs, snakes) and other animals such as spiders and a variety of insects.
2.- Large lagoon.
Breakfast Three hours of walking in the primary forest to see its incredible diversity, especially birds. Search of flora and fauna and their medicinal uses.
In the afternoon, making chocolate by hand from dry cocoa beans. Late Sunset on the LAGUNA GRANDE with the opportunity to swim in it.
Search of Alligators, boas, nocturnal monkeys, etc.
On the river to the Siona indigenous community, to interact and learn about their traditions and customs.
Demonstration and participation in the elaboration of Casabe Typical dish of the region Elaboration based on cassava
Visit and session with the Shaman Know secrets and ancestral knowledge of shamanism
4.-The Bridge -Lago Agrio-Quito.
Early morning bird watching by the river.
Breakfast Travel along the Cuyabeno River to El Puente
Return to Lago Agrio
Take the flight or bus to Quito
- Jungle treks and canoe tours with a native guide
- Accommodation, hot water
- 3 meals / day P
- rovision of rubber boots and raincoat
- Transportation Lago Agrio-Lodge-Lago Agrio
- Breakfast (1st day) Dinner (last day)
- Transportation Quito - Lago Agrio-Quito (prices indicated previously)
- Additional tips and drinks at the bar
- $ 6 contribution to the community
What to bring?
Flashlight and batteries
Camera and batteries
Small backpack (raincoat)
Shoes or sandals Comfortable for walking
Hat or Cap
Zip-lock bags for storing clothes / dry equipment
Passport originates ly copy
Long sleeve shirts cotton
Swimwear Binoculars (optional)
Underwear and socks cotton
Windbreaker or Sweater
Plastic bottle of water
Books and notepads
Hygiene items (shampoo and Biodegradable soap)