Day 2: Tour Description Discovery
Waterfall and Jungle Expedition
After breakfast, you will take a car through the jungle. On the way, your guide will explain some of the Amazonian flora that you will see such as matapolo, chonta, myrtle, guarango, vainilla, chiriguayusa, laurel, yagual, olives, yellow cinnamon, cocoa, straw and guadúa.
You will learn how the Indigenous communities make and use their famous natural paints for crafts, pottery, clothing, hunting camouflage and special ceremonies.
Find stunning flora and fauna
You will also see the diversed fauna of the Amazon including bats, catornica, paca, agouti, monkeys, tanagers, guajalitos, carachama, black guan and a variety of butterfly and insect species.
Midway through the tour we will come to a giant rock formation and natural water slide, perfecting for sliding into the river!
Swimming on Cascades
The best part of the day occurs when we reach the base of the waterfall. Those who wish can climb 10 meters to the top of the waterfalls (a support rope is provided). Or you can simply relax in the clear pool of cleaning water, surrounded by waterfalls.
After your swim, you will enjoy a boxed lunch on the riverbank. We will then return to the lodge for a delicious supper and relax together by the campfire.
We will then join a Kichwa cuisine to taste "Maito de Tilapia" and to experience the everyday lifestyle of the jungle.