We recommend you to take the first flight
from Lima to Iquitos. This tours starts daily at 09:00 am.
DAY 1: Iquitos 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 wildlife of the
reserve. Dinner and overnight in Cumaceba Lodge.
DAY 2: Cumaceba Lodge Bird Watching - Yagua
Indian - Small Zoo
Early morning an excursion for bird watching on Shansho
Cocha begins. (Hoatzin Lake) Breakfast. Jungle visit to the Yagua community,
observing typical dresses (grass skirt) their native language and lifestyles. Blowgun demonstration and the way how they hunt in times gone by,
handicrafts commerce or trading. Typical lunch. Amazon journey to visit a
family conservation animal shelter with: sloths, monkeys, turtles, anacondas
and constrictor boas. Grey and pink river dolphins watching. Night excursion
by canoe to hear rainforest typical sounds. Dinner. Overnight in Cumaceba
DAY 3: Cumaceba Lodge Monkey Island
Breakfast. Amazon trip to visit a private Monkey
Conservation Project with different endangered species like maquisapa, Choro,
Huapo Negro y Colorado, musmuki, Tocon, Coto Aullador, Pichicos etc. At the
appropriate hour we will have lunch. We will return to the Lodge and
overnight. Dinner included
DAY 4: Cumaceba Lodge Paiches- Lily Pad
Breakfast. Amazon trip to visit a private Arapaima gigas- Paiche
conservation project (The largest fresh- water fish in the Amazon
River). Caimans and Victoria Regia, lily pads.
Return to Cumaceba Lodge. Lunch self-service. Tour in a canoe with paddle
special for pictures. Overnight in Cumaceba Lodge. Dinner
Cumaceba Lodge - Fishing - Iquitos.
Breakfast and canoe ride for piranha fishing (and
other species such as catfish and sardines). Visit a small village to
know how their need end. After which we will return to the Lodge and have a
Later we will take the boat back to the
city and end of our services.
- Transfer from the airport or hotel to the Lodge.
- Basic walking city tour.
Excursions described in the itinerary.
-04 nights at Cumaceba Lodge.
-05 lunches, 3 dinners, 3 breakfasts.
-Bilingual tour guide, excursions, and assistance.
DO NOT INCLUDED:
-Air ticket from
alcoholic 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 06:00 am 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.