Explore the Amazon Jungle of Ecuador
Immerse in Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve in the Heart of the Amazon Jungle
Once you arrive at our meeting point in Lago Agrio: our driver will pick you up at 9h45AM, the same will happen with the people that arrive directly at the Airport of Lago Agrio(11 AM). We will drive for 2 more hours to finally arrive at the Cuyabeno River(Cuyabeno Bridge River)
Lunch will be served at the bridge 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 plants interact and balance the life within the Cuyabeno Ecosystem in which they coexist.
Finally arrive at the Ecolodge, we will settle in each of the cabins. After getting accommodate in your cabins we will embark on an exciting boat ride to the lake to admire the sunset and after that, we will head back to our ecolodge 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. After dinner, our native guide gives us a briefing introduction of the activities for the next days in Cuyabeno Wildlife Center.
Day Two and Three
Explore the Ecuadorian Amazon Jungle at Cuyabeno
On the morning before breakfast, you can hear the noise of birds flying around our bungalows in the ecolodge. After breakfast, we continue upriver to start 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 jungle. After serving lunch, you will have time to swim and relax in 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 follow up our adventures with a night walk; where you will find plenty of opportunities for sightseeing of insects, the famous tarantula, frogs. Dinner will be served at the end of the day.
The next day we will have the opportunity to visit other areas of this extensive place and have the opportunity to discover the immense biodiversity of the Cuyabeno Reserve. We will carry out activities such as searching for alligators, monkeys, or birds, concluding with a night walk on either of these two nights.
Meet the legends and the Shaman of the Siona Tribe Community Based Tourism - Half Day
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 on 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. Late in the afternoon, we will sail back to our ecolodge, on the way we will have the chance to see more wildlife and species from the Amazon rainforest.
From Cuyabeno back to Civilization
Early in the morning, we go up to the top of our birdwatching tower located at the edge of the Cuyabeno River, to admire the sounds and the views of the infinite birds that fly around the area. Breakfast is served at 8 AM and later in the morning, we will embark on a canoe ride on the Cuyabeno River back to civilization. The Transportation will pick us up from the entrance of the Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve towards Lago Agrio (meeting point) to continue with our usual trip around 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.
We are located in the heart of the Amazon Rainforest of Ecuador, get ready to be amazed by mother nature.
Any additional transfer different from the regular schedule will have an extra cost.