JUNGLE EXTREME CAMPING
5 days 4 nights Pacaya Samiria (National Reserve)
Day 1: Iquitos- Pacaya Samiria
Departure in the morning from your accommodation or the airport by private car or minivan (depending on the size of the group), we will move south for 1 hour 45 minutes to reach the town of Nauta. While we are heading there we will give you a brief description of Iquitos, its surroundings and its main attractions. Departure by private boat from the port of Nauta, continuing upstream for 3 hours, enjoying the beautiful scenery and the possibility of observing river dolphins (gray and pink), herons and turtles, among other species. Arrival in the community of Santo Domingo, our entry point to the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve. Here we will obtain our entry permit. We will continue boating for 30 minutes until we reach the community of Buenos Aires. Expedition hike through the primary jungle. We will enjoy nature in search of wildlife. Night walk in search of spiders, snakes, lizards, frogs and rodents, listening to the different sounds of nocturnal animals that inhabit the jungle.Accommodation in typical house in the community of Buenos Aires
Breakfast Exit in a small-small by a small river observing several species of monkeys, turtles, birds and perhaps even the tapir, capibara, sajino and huángana. Arrival at the camping area and accommodation. Lunch. Hike along paths along a Cocha (lake). Possibility of observing nocturnal birds along the promenade. Dinner and accommodation in the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve.
Breakfast. Bird watching and walk to another lake. A canoe ride, piranha fishing. Otters live in the lake and are often observed. Typical lunch. Walk through the forest to learn about medicinal plants and their applications. We will learn how to cut and drink from the "rope of water", a vine that can be useful as a survival technique. Dinner and night in the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve.
Breakfast. We will travel by boat approx. 2 hours more internándonos in the virgin forest. Walk in search of monkeys and other animal species to observe them in their habitat. Then we will start a wide excursion of ornithology. Return to the refuge for lunch. Walk to a second lake, lake where in any season it is possible to see black and white lizards (alligators). Dinner and overnight.
Breakfast. Departure by boat to visit a last lagoon where you can see prehistoric birds such as the Hoatzin and the Anima Cornuta. Return to the community of Buenos Aires. Lunch. Return to the city of Nauta. Transfer to Iquitos.
- Transfer from Iquitos airport terrestrial and fluvial transports indicated in the program.
- Private boat.
- All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner).
- First aid.
- Purified water.
- Admission to the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve.
- Bilingual guides.
- Materials: Tents, set of sheets, mattresses and rubber boots.