All our programmes can be tailor made according to your requirements, whether regarding the length of your tour, any special interests or specific activities, flight reservations, optional destinations or tours.
DAY 01: Iquitos/ Amazonas Sinchicuy Lodge
Our personnel will meet and greet you at the Airport.
Transfer to the river dock where you will begin the trip to our lodge.
Along the way you will briefly sightsee Iquitos, looking at the most important
tourist sites of this representative Peru's Easternmost city founded in the XIXth Century.
Navigate on the greatest river in the world, the Amazon, aboard comfortable
and safe motorboats. The trip will allow you to see a marvellous panorama in
which the magnificence of the Amazon makes its way through the exuberance of
the jungle, where picturesque villages with their particular colour and joy
appear on the shores of the River.
Arrival at the Amazonas Sinchicuy Lodge. Our Lodge built in the native style
is surrounded by trees, plants and flowers, a true tropical garden where birds
and butterflies are abundant. While your expert naturalist guide explains about
the lodge facilities and the activities to come, our staff will serve you with
a refreshing "welcome drink" made with some exotic fruit.
It starts with a short walk or canoe ride -according to the rainy season- to
a Yagua Native Community, one of the most ancient ethnic groups of the Amazon
Rainforest. Here you will have the chance to try the "pucuna" or blowgun. Return
to the Lodge. Lunch.
In the afternoon you will proceed with ethno botanic tour around the Lodge,
you will be able to distinguish certain species of the plant kingdom. Visit
to the "Shaman" who will explain about the particularities of the regional flora
and its applications.
Tour the Santa María del Ojeal farmlands where you will see the artisan sugar
cane mill. You will also visit a fish farm to observe native fish species and
walk around a typical village on the banks of the Amazon River. Lunch
Evening excursion… / Amazon legends…
At indicated time, evening canoe ride or walk to sense the jungle after dark.
Return to the Lodge. Supper. After enjoying a delightful meal, the guide will
amuse you with tales and legends from the rich Amazon myths.
Also, if you desire, our personnel will share with you a time for music and
Lunch and dinner
DAY 02: Amazonas Sinchicuy Lodge / Full day on the Yanayacu River
Flora and Fauna Program
Full day exploring the primary Jungle Reserve
of the Yanayacu River ecosystem. Navigation in open boats on the Amazon River
to spot Pink River Dolphins, main characters of fantastic tales and legends
told by the River people.
Arrival in the Huashalado Village from where you will make a short walk to the
Yanayacu River, where another boat will be waiting to take you in this excursion.
You will enter the "Kingdom of the Giant Trees", which has been given this name
because of the size reached by some specimens amongst them the "Lupuna" or Ceiba.
This is a favourite site for birds since it is in the River they find the fish
and fruit that grows on its banks; even more, the thick forest offers ideal
possibilities for nesting. With a bit of luck, you could also, spot monkeys
moving on the tree tops or maybe a sloth hanging from a branch and thus mimetising
and making it almost impossible to be seen. Boxed lunch in the boat or on the
bank of the River.
Primary jungle hike by trail or canoe ride -according to the season- in which
you will observe particularities of plants and trees from this ecosystem like
the Victoria Regia, which reaches a 1.80 m. diameter.
Return to the Amazonas Sinchicuy Lodge. On the way you will have the chance
to do native style fishing of Piranhas, Mojarras and other species.
Arrival in the Amazonas Sinchicuy Lodge. If you wish, there will be an evening
canoe ride or if you decide not to you could comfortably sway on a hammock or
enjoy an exotic drink at the "Clavohuasca Bar". Supper. Overnight.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner
DAY 03: Amazonas Sinchicuy Lodge / Iquitos / Lima
Return to Iquitos by the Amazon River.
At a convenient time, transfer to the airport or hotel of your choice
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