Amazon Rainforest - Classic Style

Amazonas, Ecuador

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Amazon Rainforest - Classic Style
Amazonas, Ecuador

Galapagos My World
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$566

About this trip

 Cross  over the Andean rugged mountains and deep into the dense vegetation of  the Amazon Rainforest. This place is just 4-hour drive away from the  city or the International Airport of Quito. Start the descent from a  height of 10663 feet for getting to 1663 feet above sea level. Visit and  walk inside a private hummingbird reserve where you can photograph and  learn more about these super-natural birds. Sail on a calm river and  observe great diversity of flora and fauna before to arrive in the  Eco-Lodge. Sleep and rest in the middle of the sound of the nocturnal  animals of the jungle. Take a walk along the dense paths of the primary  and secondary rainforest. Learn and integrate the culture of the  indigenous communities of the area. Enjoy a pleasant tempura averaging  76° Fahrenheit. Look at prehistoric bird "Hoatzin", woolly monkeys,  squirrel, fishing bats, owls, arthropods, tarantulas, toads, pack of  parrots, frogs, among others. Learn in detail about the animals in the  area at the Interpretation Centre runs by local guides and experts from  the rainforest. Learn from the healing power of several medicinal plants  that are found in a forest showered with an intense green. admire a  unique place where parrots and parakeets gather in order to obtain the  minerals that will help them digest the fruits or seeds that have  consumed. The Amazon experience will be etched forever in your mind. 

What’s included

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    An English-speaking Naturalist Guide-Driver
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    Native Guide at the reserve
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    Meals according to the program
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    Accommodation in a double room - standard
  • Travel Insurance
  • Tipping
  • Entrance fees
  • Services not mentioned

Available Packages

Rate based in 6 participants
6 left

***The total price for 6 participants is $3396 USD 

$566
Rate based in 5 participants
6 left

 ***The total price for 5 participants is $3000 USD  

$600
Rate based in 4 participants
6 left

 ***The total price for 4 participants is $2608 USD  

$652
Rate based in 3 participants
6 left

  ***The total price for 3 participants is $2064 USD   

$688
Rate based in 2 participants
6 left

   ***The total price for 2 participants is $1450 USD    

$725
Single participant
$1188
$566

Rate based in 6 participants

Itinerary

Day 1
QUITO - PAPALLACTA - GUANGO RESERVE - TENA CITY - ECOLODGE

On  the first part of the journey, we will head out to the eastern mountain  range. The pick-up can be from the hotel or the International Airport  of Quito city. As the valley passes, the scenery will change with  elevations that are part of the Andean Paramo. After an hour and more of  drive, we get in the village of Papallacta that in local language means  "Potatoe farm". 15 minutes away from this village, we get into the best  lodge in the area called "Termas Papallacta". Upon arrival, we will  prepare our backpack to start a small walk along the paths, where  plants, rivers, streams, animals and a mountain formation will be  observed. Then, it is time to plunge into the pool, this is a moment to  relax in the hot springs and after a break continue the descent to the  Amazon. By traveling in the middle of the dense cloud forest and  turbulent rivers, the history and culture of these village will make us  go back in time.

Reaching  out the city of Tena, we drive more to arrive in the Arajuno River  Bridge. On this site, we will take a motorized canoe upstream that will  direct us to the lodge along the Arajuno River, the canoe ride will be  by 20 minutes till the Eco-Lodge. See the magic and beauty of the Amazon  jungle during the navigation. At the dock our staff will waiting for us  to give the welcome with a brief explanation about the check-in and the  following activities are scheduled brief information about your  accommodation and activities.

A  flashlight and camera are the most important tools on this night  excursion, which allows guests to hear and catch the night sounds of  fishing bats, owls, some insects, tarantulas, toads, frogs and possibly  snakes. If the sky is clear, we could have the opportunity to observe a  large number of stars. The day ends with dinner and lodging at the  Eco-Lodge.

Meals: Lunch and Dinner

Overnight at Eco-Lodge, 3-star hotel

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Galapagos My World
We are trip organizers, who have traveled on all the roads, villages, lagoons, volcanoes, rivers, reserves and National Parks of Ecuador Mainland and Galapagos Islands to be able to advise with our first-hand experiences to many travelers who visit the wonderful Ecuador. Our experiential knowledge will be at your disposal to help you to create an experience for you, that will optimize your time and budget. If you dare to visit Ecuador, we are ready!!! are you ready?

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