SHIRIPUNO (5 DAYS OR 4 DAYS)

INTRODUCTION

Shiripuno Amazon Lodge is a tourist facility in the Ecuadorian Amazon. Its remote location in the pristine tropical rainforest provides an extraordinary opportunity for birding, natural history excursions and nature explorations. The Lodge, with its comfortable, clean, environmentally harmonious accommodations and dedicated staff, will be your home base for unforgettable expeditions.

5 DAYS (or 4 days)

DAY 1. –Meeting at the Coca. Land transfer to Shiripuno Bridge (3 hrs. Approx) Lunch. Transfer by canoe to the lodge located approximately 4 hrs. Observation of biodiversity during the journey (parrots, toucans, parrots, monkeys, vegetation).

DAY 2.-Breakfast. Walk in the primary forest (3-4 hrs), which meet environmental biodiversity (tropical rainforest) and medicinal plants used by the locals. Lunch. Piranha fishing.

DAY 3.- Birdwatching the 05.45 (1hr Optional) Breakfast. Hike to The Salting where you will have the opportunity to observe the flora and fauna. Box Lunch. Return to camp. After dinner excursion by motorized canoe to observe alligators.

DAY 4.- Breakfast. Later we drive to one of the lagoons Oxbox where you have the opportunity to observe different types of vegetation and wildlife. Lunch. In the afternoon canoe trip through one of the small streams where hopefully sector may see lots of birds. After dinner, night walk to observe small insects, spiders, etc..

DAY 5. – Breakfast. Visit the Huaorani community to observe some of their customs and traditions. Return to Coca.

INCLUDED IN OUR SERVICES:

  • Transportation to and from Coca
  • Meals according to itinerary accommodation
  • Native bilingual guide
  • Gumboots

NOT INCLUDED:

  • $ 20 usd. Huaorani Reserve entrance.
  • Tax (12%) as the case
  • Transportation Quito – Coca – Quito (Bus $ 20 – 8 hours approx., Airplane $ 170 approx.)
  • Tips, extras not described
  • Water Ponchos
  • Alcoholic beverages.