This tourist class lodge is located in the Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve, a flood forest where you can explore the incredible flora and fauna of the tropical rainforest. Cuyabeno is home to piranhas, river dolphins, caimans, anacondas, monkeys, tapirs and many bird species, including the peculiar hoatzin bird.
Our trip starts in Lago Agrio at 9.30 a.m. If you arrive by plane we pick you up at the Lago Agrio airport at 9.55 a.m. We travel by bus or truck for about 1,5 hours until the town of Tarapoa, where we eat lunch. After 20 more minutes arrive at the Cuyabeno bridge, the main entrance to the Cuyabeno Fauna Reserve. From here we continue by motorized canoe downstream the Cuyabeno river to the lodge. On the way we have chance to observe several species of monkeys and birds. After about 2 hours we arrive at Nicky Amazon Lodge. Time for a short relax and an introductory walk around the Lodge. After dinner our naturalist bilingual guide gives us a briefing on the activities for the next few days.