Located on the banks of the Napo River are the traditional farms of the community. During the visit we will learn about the sacred medicines and foods that are used by the people and how the are tended and planted.
We departure from Coca at 09:00 am by car to “Taracoa” Lagoon for our first nature excursion. Here you will discover and learn about the flora and fauna of the Amazon, navigate the enchanted lagoon of “Taracoa” (Hormiga), and enjoy the spectacular landscape and sounds of the fauna that this lagoon offers.
Here it is possible to observe a variety of species of monkeys, turtles, all kinds of bird, butterflies, and much more wildlife including the possibilities of a sighting caiman as we walk along a raised path in a marshy area that connects to the great Rio Napo. For our afternoon activities, we will continue upstream about 25 minutes to the Amarun Yaya community to learn about the Kichwa culture and have lunch before returning to the hotel around 5:00 pm.