Amazon


Climate: average temperature 27 º C.

The main attraction of the department consists of the great Amazon river-sea, born in Peru, runs nearly 7000 km before emptying into the Atlantic Ocean in the Belém do Pará state (Brazil). His jungle territory, dominated a high wetland, is bathed by numerous lakes and waterways major and minor flow into the great river, between which lies the Yahuarcaca that supplies water to the city of Leticia. The Amazon has a clear potential in its biodiversity and indigenous cultures, as well as the wide variety of natural attractions that do not exist elsewhere in the world:


Interesting Facts:

Currency Colombia: 1 US-dollar about $1.800* pesos
Currency Brazil: Brazilian Real (R $) 1 Real * Equivalent to 1,000 Colombian pesos
Currency Peru: Nuevo Sol (S /.), Nuevo Sol 1.00 * Equivalent to 650.- Colombian pesos
Dialing code: 057- 8




AMAZON PROMO

LOCATION:
Leticia, Tabatinga, Marasha Nature Reserve, Amazon River, Puerto Nariño.

DESCRIPTION:
Tour of the Amazon River visiting the tropical jungle and its indigenous communities where you experience and get to learn about the most important aspects of the ecosystem here. From the city of Leticia you visit the green jungle village of Puerto Nariño where you get to enjoy the local gastronomy, customs, traditions and culture of the three borders: Colombia, Brazil and Peru.

DURATION:
Program 3 nights - 4 days

ITINERARY:
Day 1: LETICIA - CITY TOUR - LETICIA - TABATINGA

Day 2: LETICIA-PUERTO NARIÑO – NATUTAMA – LAKES OF TARAPOTO –CULTURAL INTERCHANGE

Day 3: PUERTO NARIÑO - MARASHA NATURE RESERVE - LETICIA

Day 4: MARASHA - LETICIA - BOGOTA

INCLUDED:
Reception at Vásquez Cobo airport and ground transportation to your hotel en Leticia. Accommodation 1 Night in Leticia at Hotel Ticuna, Waira, Maloka or Tourist Class, 1 Night in Puerto Nariño at Hotel Casa Selva or Village Yuruparí and 1 Night in Marasha. Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch and 3 Dinners. Mentioned activities. Fruit and water on the excursions. Jungle Interpreter

NOT INCLUDED:
Airplane tickets. Tax for entering Leticia (which is paid directly at the airport on arrival). Additional meals and expenses not specified in the program. Additional optional activities: Canoeing, Kayaking, visits to indigenous communities.

OPTIONAL:
Additional Nights


WORLD ABOVE WORLD BELOW

LOCATION:
Leticia, Calanoa and Puerto Nariño, the Amazon River.

DESCRIPTION:
A trip that combines the Amazonas and the tropical jungle with the capital Leticia and the Calanoa reserve. Enjoy the paths of the high jungle where you will be able to appreciate the importance of the Amazon on a journey of approx. one hour, travel by canoe in the ravine of Matamata, visit a community of indigenous close by, and visit Puerto Nariño and the rivers of Tarapoto where it is possible to watch pink and grey dolphins. Enjoy the local gastronomy, handicrafts and the rich biodiversity of the rainforest.

DURATION:
3 Nights 4 Days

ITINERARY:
Día 1: LETICIA

Day 2: LETICIA-CALANOA-NIGHT CANOE

Day 3: CALANOA -PUERTO NARIÑO-TARAPOTO LAKES

Día 4: CALANOA -LETICIA

INCLUDED:
Pick-up at airport and ground transfers at arrival and departure Transport by shared speedboat Leticia–Park-Leticia. Accommodation 2 nights CALANOA and 1 night LETICIA in selected hotels. All meals from dinner on the First day until breakfast on the last day. Canoe night tour through the Matamata ravine (in low waters until the island Mocagua). Walk through the jungle with a visit to an indigenous community.
Visit to Puerto Nariño, Lakes of Tarapoto, watching pink and grey dolphins, study the environment. Permissions to visit the communities. Travel insurance.

NOT INCLUDED:
Airplane tickets. Tax for entering Leticia (which is paid directly at the airport on arrival). Taxes and entrance fees for foreigners Additional spend not specified.

OPTIONALS:
Additional nights in the park, Puerto Nariño, private reservation or Leticia, private transport, bilingual guide.


Jungle and River

LOCATION:
Leticia with excursions to places of interest in the area, such as the Huitoto community, Puerto Nariño, Amacayacu Park and the Tikuna community.

INFORMATION:
Short stay package that takes you to both jungle and city with optional additional nights in the reserves. We recommend those who want to discover the jungle further to book their accommodation in the city and personal service and transport in private speedboat. Bilingual guide is available to additional cost.

DURATION: 2 Nights, 3 Days

ITINERARY:
Day 1: LETICIA- TABATINGA

Day 2: HANDICRAFT WORKSHOP- AMACAYACU PARK- PUERTO NARIÑO- LAKES OF TARAPOTO

Day 3: LETICIA

INCLUDED:
Pick-up at airport and ground transfers at arrival and departure. Accommodation 2 Nights in Leticia at your selected hotel. All meals from dinner on the First day until breakfast on the last day. City tour in Leticia and Tabatinga with visit to the Comara where you can enjoy the Amazon River. Visits to Puerto Nariño and the lakes of Tarapoto. Opportunity to observe pink and grey dolphins. Visit to Park Amacayacu, jungle walk Nainekumaw encountering hundred years old kapok trees. Visit to Indigenous community and experience their typical handicraft of yanchama bark and seeds.

NOT INCLUDED:
Entry to the park. Tax for entering Leticia (which is paid directly at the airport on arrival). Additional spend not specified above.

OPTIONALS:
Additional nights





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