Ceiba Tops with Canopy Walkway Special

 

1ST DAY

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 private rooms with air conditioning and hot water provide all of the comforts of home. Afternoon hike in the beautiful primary rainforest reserve surrounding Ceiba Tops which includes 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 Lodge

 

2ND DAY              Ceiba Tops

Morning boat ride, spotting for dolphins, to visit a small village of Yagua Indians where your guide will explain the Yagua Indian culture and how it was 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 walking excursion to the neighboring town of Indiana. Originally a Franciscan mission, Indiana has grown into a large river community with its own market, high school and small hospital.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner —————– Overnight Ceiba Tops

 

3RD DAY              Ceiba Tops – Canopy Walkway – Ceiba Tops

Early morning departure from Ceiba Tops by boat to the narrow motorcar crossing connecting the Amazon and Napo Rivers to continue by boat to ExplorNapo Lodge for breakfast. Hike to the spectacular Canopy Walkway spanning over 500 meters (one-third of a mile), connected by tree platforms, and reaching a height of over 35 meters (115 feet) but accessible without any type of climbing skill or equipment. After lunch, visit the “ReNuPeRu” Ethnobotanical Garden where over 240 medicinal plants are cultivated by a local shaman who will explain the nature of Amazonian natural healing and the uses of some of the plants. Return to Ceiba Tops in time to enjoy the pool or hammocks before dinner.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner —————– Overnight Ceiba Tops

 

4TH DAY              Ceiba Tops – Iquitos

Your choice of a morning walking or boating excursion to further enjoy the rainforest and Amazon River or time to relax by the pool until departure time. Afternoon transfer to Iquitos and to the airport.

Breakfast, Lunch (if departure flight permits)

 

*Due to the everchanging nature of the rainforest, day-by-day activities may vary due to local conditions*

 

 

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

3 night Ceiba Top Lodge

Meals during the trip (B3, L4, D3)

 

Our trip does not include:

Air tickets.

Personal expenses such as beverages, telephone call, tips, etc.

Extras not mentioned in itinerary

 

NOTE:

Arrival flight: Should be arrived at Iquitos before noon

Departure flight: Should be after 17:00

 

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