Joshua’s Amazon Expeditions offer you a guide adventure in to the Amazon Jungle where on a 5 days Amazon Jungle trip of which two nights are spent out in the Amazon Jungle. On this tour it is possible to explore the Amazon Jungle in a non-conventional way, normally done in small groups; Very important because the less noise the better.
At 8am you are pick up at your hotel and your Amazon Jungle Trip from Manaus begin, where you are transferred from the hotel to the Ceasa port. From the Ceasa Port the Group will be taking a speed boat to navigating true the Rio negro to the Floating village call Catalão, with a stop at one of the floating house that have a fish far for the Giant Arapaima Gigas (The biggest scale fish in the World). Here you will have the opportunity to see some fish and feed them and feel how strong this fish is. After visiting the fish far is time to continue the journey on the fast boat to the meeting of the waters, the point where the Rio Negro and the Solimões River meet .Then you continue to the Careiro Village on the other side of the Solimões River. From there continue by car or van for about an hour to the Maçarico lake. Continue by speed-boat arriving at the lodge at about 11:30am. Lunch is served at noon.
At 2:30pm. It is a canoe trip to watch dolphins, birds, do piranha fishing and finally the watching of the sunset at about 6:30pm. Dinner is served at 7pm and then at about 8:30pm Cayman spotting is done. Everyone leaves in a canoe and your Amazon Jungle Guide literally snatches a Cayman out of the water explaining about the reptile which is then returned to its habitat.
At 5:00 there is wake up call to everyone, so the group departure at 05:30am by a motorized boat to watch the sunrise while listening to the Jungle waking up to a new day. Return to the lodge for breakfast and shortly afterwards, take a Jungle trekking for the rest of the morning. During the walk, the Amazon Jungle Guide explains valuable information about the Amazon Rain Forest . Much is learned about medicinal plants, insects such as spiders, and a chance at seeing curious animals such as monkeys. Back to the lodge for lunch.
The afternoon activity starts at 3pm. It is canoeing trip in the flooded forest and small channels. It is a great opportunity to see and learn more about the flora and fauna of this fantastic Amazon Jungle. (during the dry season this trip is done by walking since there is no water from august to a march) this are is good for spotting animals like monkeys, sloth and some birds. Back to the lodge.
Breakfast is served at 07:00am and after breakfast at 8am to 11am, the group will leave to visit the home of a local family that live among the river sides of the Amazon region and learn about their simple but fantastic way of life in the Amazon Jungle . On the way back to the lodge there is opportunity to go swimming in the river as well had have some fun like to local Amazon Native people.
At 3pm the group will leave the lodge to overnight in the Amazon Jungle . Getting to the sport to camp, the Amazon Guide and the group together will prepare dinner and during dinner. After dinner the group will leave by boat and the Amazon Guide will show how the native people catch fish with a spear. Back to camp and overnight.
While in the Jungle the Guide teaches survival techniques and gives shares information related to the Amazon Jungle. There is also a chance to do spear fishing during the night safari tour, more trekking and canoeing. Overnight in the Jungle.
Return to the lodge at around 11:00am. After lunch at 1:30pm leave the lodge back to Manaus arriving there at about 4:30pm.
What you can expect during this experience
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This tour is not available for people that have Back problem since you sleep in Hammocks.