Amazon Jungle Trip-Cuyabeno

Nueva Loja, Ecuador

JV
Julio Verne Travel
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Jun 3 - 6, 2019
Group size: 1 - 25
Amazon Jungle Trip-Cuyabeno
Nueva Loja, Ecuador

Julio Verne Travel
  • Facebook verified

Jun 3 - 6, 2019
Group size: 1 - 25

About this trip

 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. 

What’s included

  • transportation
    from Lago Agrio to Cuyabeno by car (round trip) & by canoe in the Cuyabeno Reserve
  • Guide
    English speaking naturalist guide
  • accommodation
    Nicky Lodge (Tourist Class accommodation; double cabins with private bath; hot water)
  • meals
    and coffee, tea, purified drinking water
  • equipment
    rubber boots
  • flight
    Quito - Lago Agrio - Quito. We reserve the flights to and from Lago Agrio. The flight is optional, it is also possible to travel to Lago Agrio by bus (travel time 7 hours)
  • drinks
    soft drinks and alcoholic beverages
  • tips
  • fee Quichua community

Itinerary

Day 1
The Lodge

 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. 

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JV
Julio Verne Travel
Julio Verne Travel is an Ecuadorian tour operator with Dutch management, founded in 1995. Specialized in nature expeditions and adventure trips throughout Ecuador and the Galapagos, we are direct operators for both individual travellers and groups.

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