Live the Amazon Jungle of Ecuador
Immerse in the Wildlife of Cuyabeno Reserve in the Amazon Jungle - Day One
After arriving at our meeting point in Lago Agrio, where we await you with a
welcome breakfast to begin our trip to the Amazon rainforest. After this, the transport
will pick you up, the same will happen with the people that arrive directly to the
Airport of Lago Agrio to direct us towards the entrance to the Cuyabeno Reserve
(Cuyabeno Bridge River)for an about 2 hours.
Lunch will be served and immediately we will start our exploration into the amazon jungle of ecuador by boat. In the canoe ride be ready to hear the sounds of the wildlife, while you watch the scenery changing along the Cuyabeno River waters and between trees. In this boat trip you will be able to watch the birds, monkeys and other jungle creatures, accompanied by a guide who will provide information on how the animals and plant interact and balance the life within the Cuyabeno Ecosystem in which they coexist. Finally arrive to the Ecolodge, we will settle in each of the cabins. After dinner our native guide gives us a briefing introduction of the activities for the next days in Cuyabeno National Park.
Discover the Amazon Jungle at Cuyabeno - Day Two
On the morning before breakfast, you can hear the noise of birds flying around
our bungalows in the ecolodge, as well enjoy a completely fascinating sunrise. After
breakfast, we continue upriver to start a trekking on the banks of the Cuyabeno
River, where you can see different species of plants, huge trees, aquatic vines,
orchids, medicinal herbs and a large number of wild animals and birds of the Amazon
Laguna Grande while watching the pink and grey dolphins play on the water. Once you have enjoyed one of the best sunsets of your life, we will return to the lodge for dinner. After dinner, you will embark on an exciting canoe ride where you will see the famous black caimans of the Amazon. During this journey you will hear the mysterious noises of the forest. This is an experience you will never forget.
Meet the legends and the Shaman of the Siona Tribe - Day Three
Early in the morning we will enjoy breakfast to travel by canoe to the Siona Indigenous Community, where we can interact and learn about their traditions, culture and customs. In the same we will learn to elaborate the Casabe a typical dish of this ancestral tribe. Lunch will serve in the Community and finally meet the Shaman, it will make us perceive and interact with their spiritual world, channeling their energies, visionary, healing and divinatory skills acquired over the years. As well as you will also have time to acquire the beautiful handicrafts made by the locals.
Paddleling, Birdwatching & kayaking in the Amazon Jungle - Day Four
A visit will be made in the surroundings of the Reserve for bird watching by traditional wood canoe of the amazon jungle called "Quilla". Canoeing is a quiet & peaceful activity, it provides excellent opportunities to observe birds and monkeys along the river banks, passing through different types of scenery. There is also an opportunity to do kayaking on the black waters of the Cuyabeno River. Later in the afternoon we will go to Caimancocha Lake, during this excursion, you’ll be encouraged to swim and may encounter some of the river’s most majestic creatures: the pink dolphins.
From Cuyabeno back to Civilization - Day Five
Early in the morning we will do birdwatching down the river, after that activity we will serve breakfast and embark on a canoe ride on the Cuyabeno River back to civilization. The Transportation will pick us up from the entrance of the Cuyabeno National Park towards Lago Agrio (meeting point) for later Continue with our usual trip in Ecuador. End of our services.
Remember that all excursions and times on this sample itinerary are subject to change and largely depend on weather, season, group limitations, group interests, and guide decisions based on passenger safety and organized operations.