Amazon Jungle Trek – 3 days

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DETAILED TOUR ITINERARY:

Amazon  Jungle –  trips iquitos 3 days/ 2 nights

Day 01: Tour Iquitos – Amazon Jungle

Today get up  6.00 AM . We pick you up from your hotel and transfer to the city of Nauta by paved road in a private car. We will see small local villages along the way consisting of farmers nearby the hard road.

The trip will last for approximately one hour and forty five minutes. We will visit the old city of Nauta and walk the streets where we can see the rustic houses built with mud.

These are the oldest houses in the city,From there we will take the boat down the Marañon river to  our lodge  near the lagoon and have a welcome drink of natural fresh typical fruits of the Amazon Jungle.

There, we will assign you a private room and provide you with information of our program. Then we will take a canoe ride to the “Anaconda Cocha” lake. Next we will have a lunch of typical jungle food, and go for a walk in the primary jungle  trips where we will learn of plants in the area.

We will discuss trees such as the Capirona, Capinuri, Chonta, Cercropias, Mohena and the biggest tree Lupuna or Ceiba Pethandra.

You will appreciate the many different types of bird species and local wildlife amazon  in this area like Macaws, Parrots, Wild Ducks, Horned Screamer, Amazon wildlife Kingfisher.

Then we will return to the lodge for dinner and a brief explanation of the night excursion by canoe,Finally we are off to see the Caymans and other nocturnal species. Return from the night excursion for a night in the peaceful lodgea in this jungle amazon

Day 02: Amazon  Jungle  Hike – Native Community 

We will go for an early walk in the jungle to see Monkeys and Squirrels in their natural habitat and return for breakfast.After breakfast we will go on a motorboat excursion to the Marañon and Ucayali Rivers where the Amazon peru  River is born.

From there we will travel to the blackwater of the Yarapa River tributary of the Amazon Jungle River for more viewing of the legendary Amazon wildlife Pink Dolphin.

Lunch will be provided aboard the boat, next we will visit the village of “Castilla” to learn about the daily life of these indigenous people. From there, we will visit the farmers plantations, the villagers are “Mestizos Indians” and originate from the Jibaro tribes who are dedicated to make handicrafts that could be bought or traded with objects that tourists bring with them.

After, we will observe the sunset on the Amazon Jungle River and return to the lodge for dinner. The guide will tell you when dinner will be prepared and what you will be eating in this trips amazon peru

We will take a night walk in the jungle to learn about the nocturnal insects of the jungleTrips like the Batracios and other nocturnal species. You will spend the night in the lodge after  dinner night walk  in deep Amazon

Day 03: Amazon Jungle Lodge – Iquitos Airport 

Very early we will take a canoe ride to the lagoon of “Anaconda Cocha” and observe many various species of birds in their natural habitat. Next, we will return to the lodge for breakfast.

After breakfast, you can spend time fishing for Piranha or other species of fish like Catfish, Tucanare, Bujurquis, Acarahuiasu, and Sardines in the lagoon closer to the lodge in this Amazon Jungle.

The fish will be caught with typical fishing poles used by the native people. After fishing, we will return to the lodge rainforest for lunch, just in time to return to the city of Nauta.

From there we will return to the city of Iquitos by car and transfer to a hotel or airport. That will be the end of our service.

 

 

WHAT TOUR SERVICES:

Included in the Peru Amazon Jungle trek:

  • A professional naturalist Tour Guide;
  • Motorboat transportation;
  • A professional Cook,
  • Meals: 2x breakfast, 2x lunch, 2x dinner and drinking water (Please note: vegetarian option upon request for no extra cost!);
  • Accommodation: 2 nights in Amazon Jungle lodges;
  • First aid kit, including a poison extractor, mosquito bite treatment and an antidote for a snake bite;
  • Life jacket;
  • Radio communications;
  • Rubber boots.

 

Not included in the Amazon Jungle

  • Any flight nor airport departure taxes;
  • Travel insurance;
  • Vaccination;
  • Breakfast on the first day and dinner on the last day;
  • Drinks;
  • Tips to local staff.

What to take with you to the Amazon Jungle:

  • Mosquito repellent (DEET 35 recommended as a MINIMUM!!),
  • Original passport,
  • Small backpack,
  • Long sleeved cotton shirts (preferably green coloured),
  • Long cotton trousers,
  • Cotton long socks (to be put into your trousers),
  • Comfortable walking shoes,
  • Sandals or light shoes,
  • Rain gear (rain poncho),
  • Sweater (for the beginning of the tour in Andes and the cloud forest only),
  • Swimsuit;
  • Binoculars (we also rent it),
  • Camera and its charger,
  • Plastic bags to be used for clothes and a camera,
  • A hat as a protection against the Sun or rain,
  • Toiletries,
  • Small towel,
  • Toilet paper,
  • Sun cream,
  • Sunglasses,
  • Flashlight (with spare bulb and batteries),
  • A bottled water (1 litre as a minimum),
  • Pocket money (Soles) to buy some beverages and souvenirs as well as to tip.

 

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