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Explore the Amazon Rainforest – August 2017

Explore the Amazon Rainforest – August 2017
Travel to the Amazon Rainforest this August with World Adventure Trips to explore, endure, and view one of the top wonders of the world.The Amazon Rainforest is the largest rainforest in the world and accounts for 20% of the worlds oxygen. Be prepared to be inspired and gain a new perspective as you encounter animals, culture, and a real adventure.Dates: August 8th – 15th, 2017Price: 0 6 days / 5 nightsIncludes all in Amazon (all transfers, lodging, meals, private guided excursions–customized to your liking, entrance fees, port taxes, etc.). Optional expenses only: cola or beer drinks, souvenirs, laundry. 0 non-refundable deposit secures your spot. Final payment is due 40 days prior to departure. * Must purchase flight separately * 6 Day / 5 Night Itinerary:Day 1: – Arrive in Iquitos- Speedboat to the main lodge (note is up to 4 hours), Tour of the property, Zipline in the afternoon, night excursion of exploring by boat to find nocturnal animals along the river banks.Stay at the Main Tahuayo Lodge.Includes Breakfast, Lunch, & DinnerDay 2: – Early Morning Excursion: Explore by boat to find birds and mammals along the river banks.- Morning Excursion: Hike into Tahuampa Forest and past giant ficus trees. We view hoatzin birds, horned screamers, and we can also look for large caiman. Also high probability to see pygmy marmosets, owl monkeys, yellow-crowned brush tailed rats, wire-tailed manakins, and black tamarins- Afternoon Excursion: Motor boat to Lake Charo to view and swim with the pink dolphins. En route look for squirrel monkeys, sloths, and raptors. Cultural Visit to the native Village of El Chino there you can meet the native shaman, learn about local culture & traditions.- Night Excursion: Short hike around the long to find critters, insects, and animals around the lodge.Stay at the Main Tahuayo Lodge.Includes Breakfast, Lunch, & Dinner.Day 3:- Visit Terra Firme to find poison dart frogs and hike through the bat cave.- Transfer by boat to the Amazon Research Center (which more remote). On the boat ride to the ARC we stop to see bats, sloths, monkeys, raptors, and toucans. Tour of the ARC property. Stay at the Amazon Research Center  Includes Breakfast, Lunch, & Dinner.Day 4:- Early morning / morning excursion: Fishing Trip – Fish for pirahna and many other species of fish in the river. – Afternoon Excursion: Explore the forest, we can explore several ecosystems, including bajal, high and low resinga, palm swamp, and terra firme. A high density of jaguar live here. Stay at Amazon Research Center.Includes Breakfast, Lunch, & Dinner.Day 5: – Transfer back to Iquitos.- Visit Artisanal Native Market to purchase any souvenirs on our way out of the Tahuayo Reserve.- Visit Al Frio Y Al Fuego for an afternoon dip in the pool- Dinner at FitzcaraldoStay at the Amazonia Bed & Breakfast in the city.Includes Early Breakfast and Lunch.Day 6:- Visit the Manatee Rescue Center.- Tour of Iquitos Lunch at Don Andres (Meal Not Included: Pricing is very affordable –  meal + drinks will cost about 40 sols maybe )- Visit of the market of Iquitos.Includes Breakfast and DinnerFly out back home. Questions or concerns contact Brian@worldadventuretrips.com or direct cell: 813-787-2187 Related Links to help plan your trip:  FAQS: http://worldadventuretrips.com/faqs/ Amazon Rainforest Packing Guide:  http://worldadventuretrips.com/blog/packing-guide-amazon-rainforest/ Lodging: http://worldadventuretrips.com/tahuayo-lodging/ The Reserve:  http://worldadventuretrips.com/tamshiyacu-tahuayo/  

at Iquitos
AF Jungle Camp
Iquitos, Peru

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