Arrival to Leticia at Vasquez Cobo airport, from there we´ll take you by road 11 kilometers to our natural reserve “la Arenosa”, where you can enjoy a grilled fish for lunch a typical Amazon meal and we can review the activities schedule. At this place you will spend the night in some nice cabins on the edge of the jungle. After dark a guide will take you for a night walk in the jungle to observe the nocturnal wild live. Finishing the walk we we’ll serve you diner a pizza “a la Amazonas”
After a good breakfast we´ll continue with your day expedition in to the jungle. This day we will visit an Indian settlement of the Macuna Indians, it will take us about two hours of trekking to get there. At this place we show you a little bit of their traditions and the way of planting the fields. Not far away there is the Tacana River ideal for swimming and some fishing. In the afternoon we come back to the reserve.
Early morning you´ll have breakfast and afterwards we´ll continue to the reptile zoo nearby. From there a taxi will take you to the harbor of Leticia, with a boat you´ll go up the Amazon River to a beautiful Natural Reserve at the Peruvian side of the river.
The way of getting to this Natural Reserve depends on the time of the year. During the dry season you`ll have to walk around 45 minutes through a path in the jungle. During the rainy season you`ll take a small canoe.
You`ll enjoy the time at this place, there are a lot of birds, monkeys and other wild live that can be easily observed, delicious meals and activities such as cannoning and hiking. The giant lotus flower and the huge Ceiba tree can be also seen. At night you’ll have the opportunity to go in search of caimans, with luck you`ll find one, catch it, take pictures with it and then release it again. You’ll spend the night at “Marasha” natural reserve.
In the morning you`ll go back to the Amazon river and take a private boat, 80 kilometers to PUERTO NARIÑO. On the way up the river you`ll stop in Macedonia an indigenous community specialized in wood carving. From there we go straight to Puerto Nariño located at the side of the Loretoyacu River. It’s a beautiful, calm and peaceful village; there are no vehicles on the small walking paths. After lunch you`ll visit the Natutama foundation museum, where you`ll learn about life under the water.
In the afternoon you`ll go by boat to the Tarapoto lakes to observe the pink and grey dolphins, enjoy the beautiful view and swim in these relaxing waters.
You`ll spend the night at CASA SELVA hotel in Puerto Nariño.
Early morning you`ll start your trip back to Leticia. Once in Leticia you`ll have some free hours to recognize the city, there is an ethnographic museum which you can visit and also the city of Tabatinga in Brazil. Transfer to Letician airport.
ALL OUR PLANS ARE CUSTOMIZED!
Included: travel insurance, river and land transfers, meals, lodgings, deserved activities, Spanish speaking guide.
Not included: airplane tickets, letician airport taxes, alcoholic beverages.
Recommendations: Bring light clothing, long sleeves shirts and pants, sun protector, mosquito repellent, bathing suit, yellow fever vaccine, sandals, tennis shoes or boots, cap, head lamp, jackknife, backpack and rain coat.