Tucuna Cabana

3 Days and 2 Night Tour

Day 1

Departure from the hotel, in Manaus, in the morning to the Ceasa port to catch a speed boat to see the magnificent; "Meeting of the Waters"; the junction of the Solimões and Negro rivers to form the Amazon River. After seeing the meeting of the waters, the trip to Tucuna Cabana will continue by road until we arriwe at the town of Rio Preto da Eva where a speedboat is waiting to take us to the jungle lodge. The Tucuna cabana is located 36km away from Rio Preto with less than two hours to reach the lodge in the jungle. Lunch upon arrival at the lodge. In the afternoon the guide will take the visitors on a fishing trip to catch piranhas. Dinner. Overnight in the lodge.


Day 2

Early in the morning the guide will take the visitors for a sunrise tour. Breakfast. After breakfast visitors are going on a jungle trek where the guide will be giving some explanations about medicinal plants, jungle survival techniques, flora, fauna and at the end of the hike the group will stop to bathe in a waterfall. Return to the lodge for lunch.


Afternoon visit to native Caboclos dwelling to see the typical way of life of the local people and how they have adapted to the jungle.Dinner. Night tour to experience the nocturnal environment and alligator spotting. Overnight in the lodge.


Day 3

Breakfast. This morning there will be another jungle trek with the guide again giving more explanation about medicinal plants used by the local people in this area, survival techniques, flora, fauna and visit to a second waterfall in the jungle. After visiting the waterfall it is time to return to the lodge have lunch and than the transfer back to Manaus for arrival approximately at 17:00 pm.


Clientele

Families, individuals, seniors, students, groups.


Activities

Meeting of the Waters (the junction of the Solimões and Negro rivers to form the Amazon River). Jungle trek, fishing Piranha, sunrise tour, alligator spotting, visit the Caboclos, and bathing in waterfall.


Service

Transfer from the airport to the hotel in downtown Manaus, transfer from the airport to the town of Rio Preto Eva, bilingual guide, native guide, meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner), mineral water, and activities described in the packages.


Amenities

Accommodation in bed, hammocks available, in-room shower, air-conditioner, screened room, and private bathrooms.


What to Bring

Light clothing, long sleeved shirt, sandals, long pants and rain coat, insect repellent, plastic bags to protect your camera, and hiking boots or tennis shoes.