AMAZON - LIVE EXPERIENCE AN ENCOUNTER WITH THE NATURE
Clothing and tools you need to carry
Some shirts with long sleeves (light colors).
Some pants (light colors).
Extra shoes, sneakers or trekking boots.
Some short pants.
A raincoat or a waterproof jacket.
A bathing suit, repellent, sandals, and a towel
Suntan lotion and sunglasses
A camera with some films
snacks, water, drinks, and some cigarettes
Be vaccinated against Yellow Fever
Day 01: Departure from Rurrenabaque at 08:30 in the morning by transport, approximately 3 hours to arrive in Santa Rosa, we arrive in Yacuma river from where we take the boat to go towards the camp, we sail by boat and we will be in the camp at the lunchtime, then we depart downwards the river by boat in order to watch the animals that are in the edge of the river like: turtles, lizards and caimans, a variety of species of monkeys and birds. Thereafter we return to the camp to take some snacks and the dinner, after the dinner we depart again by boat in order to watch the nocturnal activity during one hour (from 20:00 to 21:00) then we return to the camp to sleep.
Day 02: We depart in the morning by boat silently through the river in order to watch the dawn and to listen to the singing of the birds, the peculiar sounds of monkeys, and the sunrise. Return to the camp to take the breakfast (from 07:00 to 08:00). We depart at 08:00 upwards the rivers to watch more animals and to swim along with the pink dolphins, also in this travel it is possible to watch lizards, yellow monkeys (chichilos), red monkeys (howling monkeys), black monkeys (spider monkeys) and several species of birds too, during this day it is possible to see a great diversity of species, and this travel lasts until 12:30 pm, next we return to the camp to have the lunch and then we depart again by boat for fishing of some piranha, next return to the camp in order to see the sunset in the pampas and then the dinner at 19:30 after share something with the guide. Camping night.
Day 03: breakfast at 07:00 in the morning, departure towards the pampas at 08:30 to search for the anaconda snake (sicuri), this tekking takes place all the morning until 12:00 at the noon by horse or on foot (by horse the cost is 30 Bs each one and is not included). Once the anaconda snake is found it is possible to take some pictures and the guide will explain how this snake lives. Return to the camp for the lunch, after the lunch we do some crafts of some seed for everyone of our clients and this will also be as a souvenir for you. Return to Rurrenabaque, arrival at 5 in the afternoon. Here ends our service.
THE SERVICE INCLUDES:
Exclusive transport from Rurrenabaque to Santa Rosa and to Rurrenabaque
Boat for sailing.
Cook, food during the entire excursion
Tents with beds and nets
IT DOES NOT INCLUDE:
Entrance fee to the national park (150 Bs)
Flights from La Paz to Rurrenabaque and to La Paz
Night stays in any hotel or restaurant service in Rurrenabaque
Total:3 days y 2 nights. Season:February - November.
RURRENABAQUE – SAILING THROUGH LA PAZ RIVER AND BENI RIVER
Day 01: Breakfast and departure from Sapecho bridge, sailing through the La Paz river by boat until arrival in the indigenous town called Munachi, 5 hours sailing and then dinner and sleep.
Day 02: Breakfast and a moment with the indigenous people in order to learn customs, a fish hunt with some arrows, and a lunch of typical dishes from there, some native dances can be seen in the afternoon and after that sleep.
Day 03: departure by boat towards the Beo canyons, lunch and then we encamp and then we take a walk to see some rocks that were carved by the natives, thereafter comes the dinner and a nocturnal walk to watch the nocturnal life of the fauna and then return to the camp.
Day 04: Breakfast, an exploration walk to watch the flora and the fauna, and some instructions for survival in the forest of the great Madidi Park will be given, next the lunch, then packing of baggage and return by boat to arrive in Rurrenabaque at 19: 30. Farewell dinner.
Total:4 days y 3 nights. Season: February - November.
Day 01: Breakfast and departure towards the jungle by boat in about 5 hours. Arrival in the camp and lunch. A walk for the surroundings, we can see a variety of species of medical and toxic plants, some parrots and after this dinner and a nocturnal walk to watch the nocturnal life of the fauna. Camping.
Day 02: Breakfast, an exploration walk to watch the flora and the fauna, and some instructions for survival in the jungle of the great Madidi will be given, next the lunch, and return by boat to Rurrenabaque. Lodging in Rurrenabaque. Day 03: Breakfast and departure towards the pampas by car until Santa Rosa (Yacuma harbour) where we take a motor boat to go to the camp of Pampas. lunch and dinner. during this travel flora and fauna can be seen and also capiguaras, several species of monkeys, black caimans, yacares or crocodiles, and the largest bird from the pampas (Jabirú or Bato), turtles, pink dolphins, and a variety of birds.
Day 04: Breakfast and an exploration walk and a travel by boat in order to survey the surroundings of the lagoons searching and finding anaconda snakes and lizards. Return to the camp, lunch, in the afternoon we sail towards the lagoons to swim with the pink dolphins and then fishing of piranhas. here there is a sight of the sunset – twilight and then return to the camp, dinner and after this a nocturnal walk to see the eyes of the crocodiles, and if it is possible the guide will catch a small crocodile and will talk about its way of life.
Day 05: we wake up early in the morning to see the sunrise and also to listen the singing of birds. Then breakfast and a sailing through the river, searching for dolphins and turtles. Lunch and next the return travel to Rurrenabaque. Once we arrive in Rurrenabaque, a reception and transfer to the hotel. Farewell dinner.
Day 06: Breakfast and in the afternoon return to La Paz by plane.