PERU TRAVEL PLANNER
Toucan 3 days
TOUCAN 3 DAYS 2
CUMACEBA LODGE" ECOLOGICAL PRIVATE RESERVE located 21 miles from
Iquitos city. At the shore of the majestic Amazon River. The Transfer is by
speedboat approximately 1 hour down river.
The construction of the lodge is typical, is designed with a palm roof and
wooden structure, similar to the houses of the early Amazonian settlers, built
without disturbing the jungle. There is a reception house, hammocks for relaxing,
dining room and private bungalows, all of which are protected with mosquito nets.
Each cabin has its own toilet and shower. In the evening kerosene lamps are used,
There is also a bar where you can try the local drinks, some of which are said
to have aphrodisiac effects! We also have sodas, beer , wine, whisky, rum, Vodka
Per Person Prices:$293 based on Single Occupancy
Per Person Prices:$240 based
on Double Occupancy
Per Person Prices:$235 based
on Triple Occupancy
Note: We require minimum two passengers traveling together If
single traveler ask for the supplement.
||3 Days & 2 Night
||Not included, available upon request
||YES, feel free to ask for extra
Day1: Iquitos – Cumaceba Lodge
Reception at Iquitos airport, short city tour. Transfer to our private
harbor to take our speed boat to visit the floating thatch roof houses in
the district of “Belen”, located on the edge of the Itaya river,(From
November to July) continue traveling down the Amazon River we arrive at the
ecological reserve “Cumaceba Lodge”. The reception will be with a welcome
drink made of a typical fruit, accommodation in the bungalows with private
bathrooms, typical lunch, a long walk in the primary forest to know and
learn about medicinal plants and the wild life of the reserve. Depending on
the weather conditions, we may see the sun set. At night a jungle walk
excursion, to hear the sound of the rain forest animals and to find several
nocturnal insects and frogs. Dinner and over night in Cumaceba Lodge.
Day 2: Cumaceba Lodge - Yaguas Indian & Fishing.
An early morning jungle walks for bird watching to see the legendary
Hoatzin-Shansho. After breakfast we will visit the “Yagua” Indian Village,
to see their typical clothing and hear their own dialect, see how they use
the blowgun, typical dances, also we can buy or trade their handy craft.
Return to the lodge, typical lunch self service. Piranha fishing and other
species as well, nocturnal
Day 3.Cumaceba Lodge –Dolphin & lily pad
Sunrise at the edge of the river bird watching at the “Padre Isla” town,
canoe ride to see the Victoria Regia (lily pad), the largest aquatic flower
of the world. Breakfast. Ride on the Amazon River to seek for the gray and
pink dolphins. Visit to a small zoo to see some local species of animals
such as anacondas, sloths, turtles and others. Walk to the Yanayacu River
for canoe ride, Typical lunch and return to Iquitos. Transfer at the hotel
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the ever-changing nature of the rainforest, day-by-day
activities may vary due to local conditions
Take the first flight in the morning, tour starts 09:30 / Ret. Last Flight
Repellent, sunscreen, sunglasses, hat, water bottle, light dark clothing,
flashlight, camera, camcorder, objects to trade (barter with natives)
What to bring ?
Light clothing preferably cotton.
Long-sleeve shirts, preferably of neutral colors.
Hat or Cap
Snickers or trekking shoes
Mosquito repellent with 35% DEET.
*It is recommended to be vaccinated against yellow fever; however it is not
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 flights and items of personal nature.