PERU TRAVEL PLANNER
Ceiba Tops and Canopy Walkway Special 4 days
CEIBA TOPS AND CANOPY WALKWAY SPECIAL 4 DAYS TOUR
The Canopy Walkway is an experience that is without parallel in
the rainforest! One third of a mile long, reaching 120 feet above the ground and
extending through 12 of the area's largest trees, the canopy walkway is
accessible to everyone, requiring no special skills or equipment. The Canopy
Walkway was built and is maintained by the Peruvian Foundation CONAPAC and the
ACEER. Foundation, and is the longest Walkway in the world reaching the
rainforest canopy. The Walkway has opened up research in an area where little is
known and much is left to be learned.
Please contact us
for more information and for pricing.
Note: We require minimum two passengers traveling together If
single traveler ask for the supplement.
||4 Days & 3 Night
||Not included, available upon request
||YES, feel free to ask for extra
DAY 1 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 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 there may be local flute or
guitar music at the El Toucan Bar or the guides are always ready to
relate some of the many legends of the Amazon forest. Overnight at Ceiba
tops Lodge (L, D)
DAY 2 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.
Overnight at Ceiba tops Lodge (B, L, D)
DAY 3 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" Ethno-botanical 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.
Overnight at Ceiba tops Lodge (B, L, D)
DAY 4 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 to the airport. (B, Lunch
if departure flight permits)
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the ever-changing nature of the rainforest,
day-by-day activities may vary due to local conditions
|Click to Enlarge
Ceiba Tops lodge
INCLUDES: All hotel and lodge accommodations based on double occupancy.
All scheduled land, lake and river transportation. All transfers. All scheduled
excursions with English-speaking guide services. All entrance fees. Meals as
specified in the itinerary. B=Breakfast; L=Lunch; D=Dinner.
NOT INCLUDED IN THE FEE
International or Domestic airfares, airport departure taxes or visa fees, excess
baggage charges, additional nights during the trip due to flight cancellations,
alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages or bottled water, snacks, insurance of any
kind, laundry, phone calls, radio calls or messages, reconfirmation of
International or Domestic flights and items of personal nature.