Iquitos is part of the Amazonian Forest of Peru in South America, considered one of the main natural reserves of the world and a paradise for Eco tourism. “A few hectares of Peruvian Amazon Rainforest can contain as many plant species as the whole of Europe”. Explore with us the wonders and adventures in the forest; our tourist lodges, guided visits, exotic animals and native communities, through our tour packages. Cumaceba Lodge, a 100% ecological built jungle lodge on the Amazon River, is one of the best nature travel destinations in the world.
|Duration:||3 days – 2 nights|
|Location:||Iquitos – Peruvian rainforest|
We will pick you up from the airport or your hotel to the Bellavista port, to board the speedboat, on the way we observe the “meeting of the waters” a blending of the Amazon which is brown and Nanay which is black water, sometimes you can see the pink or gray dolphins.
Visit Fundo Don Pedrito – Barrio Florido, a small village where you can see Victoria Regia plants, and see a collection of aligators and paiche fish.
On the way to the lodge we will visit the Serpentarium, a local Peruvian man has a fine collection of wild animals including Boa and Anaconda snakes, monkeys, jungle cats and sloths.
Upon arrival at the Lodge, we will enjoy a welcome drink and our guide will explain the activities and will give us an orientation of the bungalows. Lunch.
Free Afternoon: You can enjoy the facilities at the lodge.
After dinner your Guide fascinates us with tales of the jungle.
We will travel by boat to Pirabha Park, a private reserve, there are five lakes, in one of them you can fish piranhas, in another other fish of the region, take a ride on a cayak; you can observe primates, a great variety of trees with long fibers and medicinal plants; you can see Victoria Regia.
We will visit the river communities of Gen Gen and Centro Fuerte, where we will learn the customs and habits of the mestizo people.
Then we will visit the Alamas Indigenous Tribe, they recently moved to our area, they offer us a typical friendly
After the evening, we will navigate for Momon River, at appropriate time the guide turned off the engine, and in complete silence we can observe the moon, the stars and enjoy the chorus of nocturnal animals.
We have a musical jungle jam session.
On the way back to the city, we will visit the Boras Indigenous Tribe, a friendly tribe who will show us their traditional dancing and singing, the young Indian girls invite the tourists to join in the dancing, after that, they will show us their lovely collection of handicrafts which they offer for sale to the visitors.
Visit to the Butterfly Farm, there is a large enclosed area which houses dozens of species of native butterflies. Here you can see and walk among many different species of the most beautiful butterflies of the Amazon region and experience their whole life circle.
City tour: You will visit, the Boulevard, Tha Main Square, The Catholic Cathedral, The Cast Iron House, the Quistococha lake and Zoo.
You can take this tour the firsta or the last day, depending the arrival time of passengers, weather conditions, etc.
We cannot bring tourists to the Lodge after 3pm. bbecause there are floating logs along the river.
If they arrive in Iquitos at this time or later, they will have to spend one night in a hotel in the city and we will pick you up the next day.