This Amazon jungle tour is done in 5 days of which two nights are spent out camping in the jungle. On this tour it is possible to explore the forest in a non-conventional way, normally done in small groups which is
very important because the less noise is the better.
Activities include piranha fishing, spear fishing at night, dolphin watching, watching the sunset and the sunrise, cayman spotting at night, jungle trekking, watching the rubber-making process, canoeing through the flooded forest and small tributaries.
Day one; at 8am the tour starts when the clients is taken from his hotel by car to the Ceasa Port on the right bank of the Negro River about 20 kilometers from Manaus. From there a speed-boat takes him to the meeting of the waters (the place where the Negro river and the Solimões river meet).
Then he crosses over the river to the village of Careiro. There he takes a van that takes him to the Paraná do Mamori river. A journey of about an hour. Another speed-boat is used to take him to the lodge. This ride takes about 45 minutes and he gets there around 11:30am. Lunch is served at 12:30pm and the afternoon activity starts at 2:30pm. It is a canoe trip to watch dolphins, birds, 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 the guide literally snatches a cayman out of the water. After giving a thorough explanation about the reptile it is returned to its habitat.
Day two: At 5:30am a canoe trip is done to watch the sunrise and to get a close up view of the forest waking up to a new day. At 7am breakfast is served and then at 8am a jungle walk starts and it goes up to 11:30am. During the walk, the guide explains valuable information about the forest. Much is learned about medicinal plants, spiders, trees and there is even a chance of seeing monkeys.
The afternoon activity starts at 3pm. It is canoeing in the flooded forest and in the small channels. It is a great opportunity to see and learn about the flora and fauna of this fantastic Amazon jungle.
Day three: from am to 11am a visit is made to a local family house. There a lot is learned about the day of day life of the local people. After lunch at 3pm visitor leave the lodge to overnight in the forest. It is chance to learn about the nocturnal life. There is also a chance to do spearfishing.
Day Four and Five: While in the forest the guide teaches survival techniques and gives information about any other thing related to the forest. There is also a chance to do spear fishing, more trekking and canoeing. On the last day, the group returns to the lodge around 11am. After lunch at 1:30pm the group leaves the lodge back to Manaus arriving there at about 4:30pm.