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Ecuadorian Amazon Holidays

The luscious Ecuadorian Amazon is one of the most biologically rich regions in the world. A perfect place to visit for birdwatchers and those who like to surround themselves in nature.  

  • Wildlife Encounters
  • Heart of the rainforest
  • A once in a lifetime trip...off the beaten track!
  • Expert Guides
  • Local indigenous communities.

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Why Visit The Ecuadorian Amazon?

Witness the unique sights and sounds of the Amazon; monkeys swinging in the trees and caimans hiding at the sides of the river!  Experience boat trips and visits to clay licks.  If you are lucky you might spot a river dolphin.  For those looking for a real thrill, there's great white-water rafting in this part of Ecuador. 

You could stay in a comfortable jungle lodge, enjoying guided treks in the surrounding forest. Or, experience life on the water by cruising on the luxury MV Anakonda. During your voyage you will have several daily excursions including hiking, canoeing, nocturnal trips and visiting local indigenous communities.

Start your holiday to the Ecuadorian Amazon.  A perfect holiday for those who love nature and like to go visit somewhere more unusual!  A birdwatcher's paradise! Combine a stay in the Amazon with a Galapagos Island holiday-the ultimate wildlife experience!

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There are many lodge options in The Ecuadorian Amazon

Jamu Lodge

The Jamu lodge sits alongside the Cuyabeno River, in the centre of the Ecuadorian rainforest, close to the incredible Laguna Grande. This eco-lodge was built from local materials with wooden walls and high thatched roofs. It's a striking building which blends in perfectly with the surrounding jungle. Enjoy beautiful food served in the large dining room, then relax with a cocktail while swaying from a hammock!

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Enjoy some of the following activities, included in your stay:

  • Swim in the Laguna Grande, watching the sunset.

  • Follow a guide through the primary forest, learning about the jungle & medicinal plants found there.

  • Look for river dolphins.

  • Go on a nocturnal trip, searching for caimans on the riverbank.

  • Meet the local Tarapuy community ($10 extra).

  • Boat Rides on the river.

  • Night time walk around the lodge, hunting for spiders!

  • Bird watching excursions.

  • Watch monkeys swinging in the trees.

EXAMPLE ITINERARY

Ultimate Ecuador Wildlife Holiday: Amazon & Galapagos

What's Included?

  • 10 nights’ accommodation
  • 10 breakfasts, 6 lunches & 3 dinners
  • Day tour of Quito
  • Full-board package in the Ecuadorian Amazon including  activities
  • 2.5 days of excursions in the Galapagos
  • Galapagos National Park Fees
  • Transfers and domestic flights

International Flights are additional, but we can add these.

Guide Price for 2023 £3299pp

A wildlife holiday like no other!

Days 1& 2: Quito

This historic centre is so well preserved it was the first ever UNESCO world heritage city

Day 3: Domestic flight to Coca in the Ecuadorian Amazon rainforest. Transfer to your jungle lodge by boat to the fantastic Jamu eco-lodge.

(Anakonda Cruise option also available-estimated addition of £850pp.)

Day 4 & 5: Journey into the rainforest with your guide for a range of excursions. An unforgettable experience!

Day 6: Regional flight back to Quito. Rest for the evening at an airport hotel.

Day 7-9: Regional flight to the Galapagos.  Enjoy a land based Galapagos stay.  See unique wildlife, snorkel, visit different islands.

Day 10: Fly back to Quito for your connecting flight back to the UK.

**Flights from the UK to Ecuador extra. We can arrange these for you.

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When To Visit

You can visit ant time of the year.
The Ecuadorian Amazon is hot and humid.
Temperatures on average range from 23 to 36°C.
Rainfall normally happens in the afternoon and evenings.

It rains more from the end of February to July. However, you will be able to access more waterways. (more mosquitoes)
Dry Season is end of July to February.


What To Bring

- Bring a battery pack to keep phone & camera charged.
-Mosquito repellent-Bushman is good!
-Hiking Boots
-Light waterproofs
-Suncream
-Hat
-Hiking style clothes-long sleeves, lighter colours.
-A backpack & water bottle.

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