GETTING TO OUR OFFICE AT QUITO HISTORIC CENTER
Our operations and reception department is located at the downtown of Quito, capital Ecuador, easily accessible by bus, taxi or car and around 45 minutes hours away from Mariscal Antonio José de Sucre Airport. There, you can leave your excess baggage at our office or buy your last supplies before you leave civilization. We can quote and confirm domestic flight tickets, ground transfers and car rentals. Just send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Where is Suchipakari Jungle Lodge?
We recommend that you let us assist you with all of your travel needs to Suchipakari Lodge
Located in the southeast from Quito, in the Pusuno Bajo, Napo Province of Ecuador. Our property is about 11 km (25 minutes) from the nearest town Puerto Misahualli. A short 4 hours by car from Quito International Airport’s Mariscal Sucre (UIO). Driving from Quito to Suchipakari, takes about 5 hours. Driving from Guayaquil International Airport’s José Joaquín de Olmedo (GYE) to Suchipakari takes about 8 hours.
The Suchipakari Lodge is nestled in a rainforest overlooking the Pusuno River with direct access to three nearby beaches, has many nature trails where you’re sure to see many of the special creatures from the Jungle.
Our property overlooks the point at which the Pusuno river meets the Napo river.
The GPS coordinates for Suchipakari are: 1º1’10.381” S lat., 77º35’52.266” O lon. (look for us on GoogleEarth). At 388 meters (1272,97 ft) above sea level.
Our Reserve, is 10 minutes walking from the parking place on the Pusuno Bajo river. Please contact us, when you are on Misahualli, to coordinate with our staff and welcome you at the parking place to help with your luggages.
A huge advantage for travellers who want to continue southwards through Ecuador as you will not have to return to Quito. (From Baños City to Suchipakari (4 hours by car)
How To Get To Suchipakari
Suchipakari Reserve & Eco Lodge operate every day.
You can get there in your own car following the signs from Misahualli to the Lodge. From the Pununo bridge on misahualli river is second order route, is NOT necessary 4x4 cars. (Parking Cost per night $2,50)
By taxi From Tena which will cost around $20 for a trip of about 45 minutes.
From Misahualli Port the price goes down to about $10 USD for a trip of about 25 minutes.
SHARED TAXI FROM QUITO TO SUCHIPAKARI
CALL TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT
Between 5:00 and 6:00 a.m. you’ll be picked up by a microbus at your Quito hotel
Departure every day (Check Availability).
Cost per Seat: $40 usd
SUCHIPAKARI + PRIVATE TRANSPORT
THE EASIEST WAY TO REACH US!
Suchipakari offers a transport service (inside fully equipped coaches, jeeps and minibuses) that makes it easier to reach the reserve, securely and worry-free. We offer our visitors a round-trip service with a specialized guide/driver on board that picks you up directly from the comfort of your hotel in Quito, Guayaquil or Baños.
Capacity: 1 - 2 people
Price: $120 USD (OW)
Price: $220 USD (RT)
Capacity: 3 - 4 people
Price: $150 USD (OW)
Price: $280 USD (RT)
Capacity: 5 - 10 people
Price: $180 USD (OW)
Price: $350 USD (RT)
Groups: Ask our Travel Agents for our special rates.
Traveling to Suchipakari by car is a great way to experience our country and culture. During the journey you will enjoy the beautiful landscapes and the friendliness of ecuadorians. The trip from Quito to Suchipakari will take approximately 5 hours including a few short stops on the way for visit: Papallacta hot Springs or Jumandy Caves. You can reserve a reliable and bilingual transportation service through Suchipakari (see HIRING A PRIVATE DRIVER below). Cost depends on the car capacity. We can also help you to rent a car if you’d prefer to explore on your own (see RENT A CAR below).
From Quito, take Route Ruta Viva and then route 28C through Pifo, Papallacta, Baeza (here is a Gas Station) take Troncal Amazonica highway (Route E45) To Tena city, continue passing Cosanga, Archidona until Tena City. You will turn left on the Jumandy monument round and follow the road to Puerto Napo (aprox. 15 min.). At Puerto Napo turn left and take the Via a Misahualli. On Misahualli park when you enter, take to the turn left to the Pununo bridge for crossing on Misahualli river, where you will see a sign by the name of “Suchipakari Reserve & Ecolodge” On this gravel road (Is NOT necessary 4x4 cars) you will drive a total of 11 km (25 minutes to Pusuno Bajo) through Tuyano Comunity, Sardinas de Ilayaku and eventually Pusuno Bajo (Parking Place).
Please call us at the Suchipakari for coordinate with our staff to wait on the parking place for help with your luggage. Feel free to ask anyone in the town where the Suchipakari is, or just follow the signs on the way from Misahualli
RENT A CAR
For help with car rentals, please contact us.
HIRE A PRIVATE DRIVER
If you’d like to see more of Ecuador but want to leave the driving to us, we’re happy to have a driver meet you at either of the international airports (UIO or GYE) or another location in Ecuador. The trip from UIO takes approximately four hours. The trip from GYE takes approximately nine hours. Please contact us to book a reservation and confirm your rate.