1ST DAY Iquitos – Ceiba Tops
Reception at the airport, brief city orientation and transfer to the Explorama dock. Twenty-five mile journey down the Amazon River to Ceiba Tops, where rooms with air conditioning and private bathrooms provide the comforts of home in the rainforest. Afternoon hike in the beautiful primary rainforest reserve surrounding the lodge including many huge trees festooned with epiphytes. After dinner your guide will take you on a short walk to a small lake where caiman can be spotted at night and where you can find some of the insects and frogs that produce the cacophony of sounds that begin after dark.
Lunch, Dinner —————– Overnight Ceiba Tops
2ND DAY Ceiba Tops – Iquitos
Morning boat ride, spotting for dolphins, to visit a small village of Yagua Indians where your guide will explain the local Yagua Indian culture and how it has been affected by the arrival of Europeans and the passing of time. There will also be an opportunity to see some of the local crafts and for a demonstration of the blowgun which some of the Yagua elders still use for hunting. Afternoon transfer back to Iquitos for your departure flight to Lima.
Breakfast, Lunch (if departure flight permits)Please note that itineraries may vary slightly to maximize wildlife viewing, depending on the reports of our local researchers and experienced naturalist guides.
Our trip includes:
Reception, assistance and transfer from the Airport in Iquitos on the first day and back to the airport on the last day.
Overland & River transportation.
Accommodation in the following lodge
1 night Ceiba Top Lodge
Meals during the trip (B1, L2, D1)
Our trip does not include:
Personal expenses such as beverages, telephone call, tips, etc.
Extras not mentioned in itinerary
Arrival flight: Should be before noon in Iquitos
Departure flight: Should be after 17:00