Heliconia Amazon River Lodge 3D / 2N

Day 01: Iquitos – Heliconia Lodge

Arrival at Iquitos airport and transfer to the river port Bellavista, located on the shores of Nanay River. Travel on a motorboat through the Amazon River. Visit the “Monkey Island” where you can see several species of monkeys, such as: tamarinds, dusky titi monkey, saki monkey, common woolly monkey, among others. Afterwards, visit the Yanamono (Black Monkey). In the rainforest you will find more than 300 species of trees and it’s here that Heliconia Amazon River Lodge is located. Lunch and brief resting time. Guided walk through primary forest (approx. 2 hours), where you can see various botanic species, medical plants and gigantic trees. Return to lodge and time to rest. Appreciate the sunset and then a night tour through the Amazon River to hear the noises from the forest. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight. (L-D)

Day 02: Heliconia Lodge

At dawn, boat trip by the Amazon River to see birds and the Victoria Regia (water lilies). Return to lodge for breakfast and brief resting time. We will visit the Yagua Town to see how the locals live. Afterwards, visit to a “Trapiche”, an artisan distiller of rum. Return to the lodge for lunch. In the afternoon, local style fishing. On the way back to the lodge if you are lucky you may be able to observe pink dolphins (Inia Geoffrensis) if the river conditions are appropriate. Dinner and overnight. (B–L-D)

Day 03: Heliconia Lodge – Iquitos

Early breakfast and transfer by boat to Iquitos and transfer to the airport. (B)

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Day 04: Heliconia Lodge

Breakfast. Additional tour. Return to lodge, lunch, dinner and overnight. (B–L-D)

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