We will meet in Lago Agrio at 9:00 am, where we will take private transportation to the entrance of the Cuyabeno Reserve, where we will have lunch. At this point, visitors must register at the Reserve office and then board the canoe. Here our naturalist guide will give you information about the Reserve, important recommendations and other tips to start the trip in two hours by canoe down the Cuyabeno River to our lodge.
During the canoe trip you can enjoy the wonderful flora and fauna found in the jungle. You can also see some of the 10 species of monkeys, birds and other animals of the jungle, depending on weather and weather conditions. We will arrive at the Lodge around 4:00 p.m. At that time they will be assigned their rooms and can relax for a few minutes. After a nap we will leave the camp to swim in the lagoon and watch a beautiful sunset while having the chance to see freshwater dolphins and take pictures of sunset. Next, we will return to the camp for dinner and then we go for a walk in the evening and once back at the country house you can finish your first day in the jungle relaxing in a hammock or having a beer in the bar.
Daytime hike in the primary forest, where the guide will explain about the ecology of the Amazon forest, plants, flora and fauna and interactions of the ecosystems with the greatest biodiversity on Earth. In the afternoon and until night we will go out by motor canoe to look for alligators.
We will go downstream from the Siona Community of Puerto Bolívar and there we will be welcomed by one of the indigenous women and that will take us to the plantation of yucca to harvest some and with our help it will show us the preparation of one of their traditional foods, casabe (flat bread from Yuca). Immediately after this, the guide will introduce you to one of the last 4 Shamans of the Siona tribe in Ecuador and one of them will explain his worldview directly related to the Ayahuasca drink, a part of the energy cleanup ritual will be carried out. its songs that come from an ancient oral tradition from Shaman to apprentice.
In the morning, early birdwatching (5:30) and sunrise, breakfast at the hotel at 8 am and return at 9:30 to the Cuyabeno bridge where we will have a lunch and then be picked up by a private bus It will take you to Lago Agrio so you can return to Quito either by bus or plane.
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