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Immerse in the Wildlife of Cuyabeno Reserve in the Amazon Jungle
Once you arrive at our meeting point in Lago Agrio (La Casa de mi Abuelo Hotel), our transportation will pick you up at 9h45am, the same will happen with the people that arrive directly at the Airport. After that, we will head out for about 2 hours to the Cuyabeno Reserve (Cuyabeno Bridge River).
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 plants interact and balance the life within the Cuyabeno Ecosystem in which they coexist. Finally arriving at the Ecolodge, we will settle in each of the cabins. After getting accommodated 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 brief introduction of the activities for the next days in Cuyabeno National Park.
Day Two and Three
Discover the Amazon Jungle at Cuyabeno
In the morning before breakfast, you can hear the noise of birds flying around our bungalows in the ecolodge, as well as enjoy a completely fascinating sunrise. 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 in 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. 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 caimans, monkeys, or birds, concluding with a night walk on either of these two nights. 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 Community Based Tourism ( Half day Activity)
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 way, we will learn about the Casabe, a typical dish of this ancestral tribe. Lunch will be served in the Community and finally you meet the Shaman. He will have us perceive and interact with their spiritual world, channeling their energies, visionary, healing, and divinatory skills acquired over the years. You will also have time to buy the beautiful handicrafts made by the locals.
Paddling, Birdwatching & kayaking in the Amazon Jungle
A visit will be made in the surroundings of the Reserve for bird watching by traditional wood canoe, called "Quilla", of the Amazon Jungle. 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
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 Wildlife Reserve, towards Lago Agrio (meeting point) where will continue with our usual trip in Ecuador. This is the 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.
Any additional transfer different from the regular schedule will have an extra cost.
We are located in the heart of the Amazon Rainforest of Ecuador, get ready to be amazed by mother nature.