We recommend you to take the first flight
from Lima to Iquitos. We depart daily at 09:00 am.
Day 1: Cumaceba Lodge - Jungle walk
Reception at Iquitos airport, short city
tour. Transfer to our private harbor to take our speed boat to visit the
floating thatch roof houses in the district of “Belen”, located on the edge
of the Itaya river, (From November to July) continue traveling down the
Amazon River we arrive at the ecological reserve “Cumaceba Lodge”.
The reception will be with a welcome drink made of a typical fruit,
accommodation in the bungalows with private bathrooms, typical lunch, a long
walk in the primary forest to know and learn about medicinal plants and the
wild life of the reserve. Dinner and overnight in Cumaceba Lodge.
Day 2: Cumaceba Lodge - Bird Watching - Yagua
Indian & Small Zoo
An early morning jungle walk for bird
watching to see the legendary Hoatzin-Shansho. After breakfast we will visit
the “Yagua” Indian Village, to see their typical clothing and hear their own
dialect, see how they use the blowgun, typical dances, also we can buy or
trade their handy craft. Typical lunch-self-service. Visit to a small zoo to
see some local species of animals such as anacondas, sloths, turtles and
others. Ride on the Amazon River to seek for the gray and pink dolphins.
Nocturnal lake excursion in canoes, to Hear rainforest typical sounds.
Dinner and over night in Cumaceba Lodge.
Day 3: Cumaceba Lodge – Paiches – Canoeing
Breakfast, you will enjoy of a
wonderful sunrise at the edge of the river. We will observe different birds at the “Padre Isla” town.
Then we will have a trip
to visit the private conservation project of Arapaima Gigas -
Paiche (The largest fresh –water fish in the Amazon River). Short walk
around the town to see how the community meet their needs. Return to Cumaceba Lodge.
Later we will have a special tour in
a canoe with paddle to take beautiful pictures of the Jungle and the river. Overnight in Cumaceba Lodge.
Day 4: Cumaceba Lodge- Lily Pad- Iquitos
Breakfast and canoe ride to see the “Victoria
Regia” the largest aquatic flower of the world. We visit another lake to fish
for piranhas, catfish, and fresh water tropical fish. Later, we will
return to the Lodge and have a typical lunch. Return to Iquitos and transfer
to the hotel or airport.
Transfer from the airport or hotel to the Lodge.
walking city tour .
nights at Cumaceba Lodge.
lunches, 3 dinners, 3 breakfasts.
tour guide, excursions and assistance.
DO NOT INCLUDED:
- Air ticket from Lima-Iquitos-Lima
beverages, rain boots, rain coats, tips
program is not refundable. Subject to weather changes. We do strongly
recommend to take the first flight to Iquitos that departs at 06:00am or to
stay one night in the city before your tour begins. If your flight arrive
later than 09:00 am, you will need to pay extra for the transportation from
the Airport to the Lodge. Also, we recommend to book a flight that departs
later in the afternoon the last day.
with you, your hat, cameras, battery, sandals, repellent, shorts, t-shirts. rainy
boots, rainy coats, glasses, small bags to carry water and comfortable
sneakers. Fever vaccines are recommended but not mandatory.
You can book this tour with paypal. We accept all credit cards. If you
have questions please write us to firstname.lastname@example.org