Visit: Amazon River, Iquitos 16000 Peru
Departure from the office. Jimmy Jaguar Travel: Tours & Expeditions in the city of Iquitos to the port Bellavista Nanay. We begin the excursion in our boat by the river and we enter the forest where we will see beautiful natural landscapes and growing towns on the banks of the river. We will visit the primate paradise known as "The Island of the Monkeys", which houses a variety of species in its habitat, where we will interact with the capuchin monkey, the Choro monkey, the Tocón monkey, the spider monkey, the parrots, the parrots , the lazy, and more. Then we will observe gray and pink freshwater dolphins. In the afternoon we go to the riverside community "San Rafael" on the banks of the Amazon River, where we will learn about their ancestral activities, customs, handicrafts, followed by the "San Rafael" Trapiche, a place where sugarcane juice is extracted. for the maceration and the preparation of cane brandy, where we will try handicrafts such as the famous Rompe Calzón (RC), 7 Raíces or Viagra de la Selva, etc. At night, we enter the jungle exploring on foot the deep forest full of adrenaline. search for nocturnal creatures such as insects, birds and reptiles.
Overnight at the Lodge.
Early in the day we will go by boat to the ecosystem of the Yanayacu river basin. We will explore this magical area rich in fauna, whose species are hawks, herons, kingfishers and the Hoatzin, also known as "Shansho", a bird with prehistoric characteristics, as well as a variety of medicinal plants such as "tree bread" . "Ojé", the "sachajergón" and the well-known "gato de gato". But, undoubtedly, the giant flora is the one that causes the greatest admiration, among them the most impressive and imposing "Lupuna" (Ceiba Pentandra), the guardian par excellence of the forest of robust body that can surpass 50 meters of height. We will also observe the aquatic plants "Victoria Regia", a floating leaf that can exceed a meter and a half in diameter. Also, with a little luck we will observe monkeys and sloths in their habitat. In the afternoon, we will go to a strategic area to do our fishing with native techniques and will have the opportunity to live a different swimming experience. Overnight at the Lodge.
Excursion through the jungle in the morning, where you can observe the beautiful sunrise and listen to the transition of the dark symphonic sound that gives way to the sunrise. In the afternoon we went to the butterfly farm "Morphosapi", a concentration center of lepidoptera not only for exhibition but also for the production located in the town of San Rafael. At the exit of the Lodge to the city of Iquitos, we will visit the indigenous tribe "Los Yahuas", where we will be one more in the tribe dancing their typical dances, Gangs and Turusayas, and using their wind weapon known as Cerbatana or Pucuna. Here we will test our objective. / hotel and end of service.