06 days and 05 nights in El Dorado
What to expect:
- Explore pristine areas loaded with good, free and wild widlife.
- Four days with plenty of activities.
- Watch monkeys,dolphins,hundreds of birds,exotic toucans,colorful macaws in wild where they have to be.
- See the jungle with the best team.
- Highly trained local guides.
- Wake up with calls of animals.
- Great locations to see sloths,dolphins and more animals.
- Healthy population of the most elusive cat; the jaguar.
What to bring?
- Extra batteries
- Travel insurance
- Mosquito repellent
- Hiking shoes
- Light clothes; long pants,long T-shirts,socks,sandals.
- Bathing suit
- Sun lotion
- Sun glases
- Rain gear (for personal items as well)
- Small back pack
What is included?
- Entrance fees to protected areas
- Licensed official guide
- Boat driver
- Towel in case of swimming
- Drinking bottled water
- First aid kit
- Small back pack with: rain poncho,mosquito repellent,sun lotion and flash light.
- Satelital device in case of emergency (only tour operator with this service)
- Our main boat is equpied with an outboard Yamaha engine and not with peque peque motor which makes boats slower and noisier.
- Sleeping bags
- Camping gear (tents,inflatable matresses,hammocks,sheets and pillows)
It is not included:
- Gratuities for staff
- Alcoholic drinks
- Activities not mentioned in the program
This program may vary in low water season (from August untill. We will navigate mainly by the Ucayali river to get to El Dorado lake. And dates must be coordinated in ahead of time.
Reception at the hotel. If the guest (s) arrive on the same day of the expedition, the recommended flight must be the first flight arriving between 07:00 and 08:00 am. As the departure is early during the trip we provide light snack food. If the guest wishes they can bring their own snack.
This day we will only stop to prepare lunch and we will navigate the maximum time. To spend the night near our goal, which is the El Dorado lagoon.
During the trip we will see varied species of animals such as birds, mammals, gray and pink dolphins, turtles and more.
Depending on the energies we invite you to a night excursion either by boat or on foot.
After a delicious and comforting breakfast we ready all our camping equipment and depart to the El Dorado lagoon. During the expedition we will continue to see several species of animals.
At about noon we will be reaching our goal. The place where we are going to spend the night is at the park guard station. The fact of being here from the station we can see species of animals such as birds, monkeys, the largest fish in the Amazon; the paiche
One of the healthiest jaguar populations of the entire Amazon in this area has also been registered.
After lunch we venture to explore this beautiful lake full of wildlife we venture to explore this beautiful lake full of wildlife.
The sunset and sunrise in El Dorado has a very special touch for the quality of reflecting of the black waters.
After dinner we invite you to a night safari either on foot or by boat with great options to observe the nocturnal wildlife such as alligators, capybaras, night monkeys and other animals.
Wake up with the song of the birds and the howls of the howler monkeys that from very early begin to mark their territories and ensuring the food of their troops. Explore the lagoon to continue enjoying this dream that we would like to never end.
After breakfast we will continue exploring a part of the lake that due to its immensity and variety of fauna gives us endless options and places to explore.
Return to lunch
After lunch we venture into another excursion to continue delighting this paradise possibility of continuing to see more species of animals. On this afternoon we have the option to swim with the pink dolphins.
After dinner we also have the option of exploring on foot or by boat.
Days 04 and 05
Dawn in El Dorado with the natural symphony made by animals that are the only owners of this place.
After breakfast with much nostalgia we must leave this place that will surely bring us back.
We will sail to the Yarina community where we will have lunch and overnight. During the navigation, be sure to be attentive since we could see species of animals that we have not seen until this day, don`t forget that nature is unpredictable.
Overnight in Yarina one of the last villages where the majority of residents belong to the native group of Cocamas.
Free night. Here we will spend the night in a house of an inhabitant of this village.
Morning exploration after breakfast we will return to the city of Nauta and Iquitos later. Lunch on board
Arrival to the city of Nauta and transfer to Iquitos.
The expedition ends at the airport or hotel of your choice.
Bob from United States
Terms and Conditions
Jungle Reps reserves the right to cancel the tour or expedition if guests lack of travel insurance.
When purchasing the tour or expedition, the guest agrees to follow the rules of the areas and exploration zones under the responsibility of peruvian government.
The guide in charge of the tour or expedition is the company’s representative and is solely responsible for the activities, being able to change a location or program depending on weather conditions, or on some occasions to avoid wildlife disturbance.
The start and departure times of the tour may vary for different reasons such as: flight changes, weather, protests, strikes, these being considered out of the responsibility of the company and safeguarding the integrity of all those who participate in the tour or expedition.
Cancellations and delays of flights could cause an extra charge for transfer issues since it is not the responsibility of the company Jungle Reps but of the airline on duty.
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