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$295 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Aventura de 3 días en la Selva Amazónica - Jibaro Tours & Expeditions

Day 1 Departure from the Jibaro Tours & Expeditions office in the city of Iquitos to the Bellavista Nanay port. We begin the excursion in our river boat introducing us in the forest where we will see beautiful natural landscapes and growing towns on the banks of the river. We will visit the primate paradise known as "The Island of the Monkeys" that houses a variety of species in its habitat where we will interact with the Capuchin monkey, Monkey Choro, Tocón monkey, Spider monkey, parrots, parrots, sloths and more. Then we will observe gray and pink dolphins of fresh water. In the afternoon we go to the riverside community "San Rafael" on the banks of the Amazon River where we will learn about their ancestral activities, customs, handicrafts, followed by the "San Rafael" Trapiche, a place where sugar cane juice is extracted for maceration and brandy elaboration of cane where we will try handcrafted products such as the famous Rompe Calzón (RC), 7 Raíces or Viagra de la Selva, etc. At night we enter the jungle exploring on foot the deep forest loaded with full adrenaline in search of nocturnal creatures such as insects, birds and reptiles. Overnight at the Lodge Day 2 Early in the day we will go by boat to the ecosystem of the Yanayacu river basin. We will explore this magical area rich in fauna, whose species are hawks, herons, kingfishers and the Hoatzin, also known as "Shansho", a bird with prehistoric characteristics, as well as large varieties of medicinal plants such as "tree bread", "ojé", the "sachajergón" and the well-known "gato de gato". But undoubtedly the giant flora is the one that causes the greatest admiration, among them the most impressive and impressive the "Lupuna" (Ceiba Pentandra) tree guardian par excellence of the forest of robust body that can surpass the 50 meters of height. We will also observe the aquatic plants "Victoria Regia", a floating leaf that can exceed a meter and a half in diameter. In addition, with a little luck we will observe monkeys and sloth bears in their habitat. In the afternoon we go to a strategic area to do our fishing using native techniques and you will have the opportunity to live a different swimming experience. Overnight at the Lodge Day 3 Excursion through the jungle in the morning where you can observe the beautiful sunrise and listen to the transition of the dark symphonic sound that gives way to the sunrise. In the afternoon we went to the "Morphosapi" butterfly farm, a lepidoptera concentration center not only for exhibition but also for production located within the town of San Rafael. At the exit of the Lodge to the city of Iquitos, we will visit the indigenous tribe "Los Yahuas", where we will be one more in the tribe dancing their typical dances, Gangs and Turusayas, and using their wind weapon known as Cerbatana or Pucuna. Here we will test our aim. Transfer to the airport / hotel and end of service.

$85 Day Trips & Excursions

Excursion to Atuel Canyon and San Rafael (from Mendoza)

The visit to Atuel Canyon and San Rafael CityFrom your hotel, pick up to start a wonderful full day tour to Atuel Canyon and San Rafael, the second more important city in Mendoza Province. Tour toward southern lands, visit Luján, Tunuyán, San Carlos and San Rafael, which is about 230 km from Mendoza City. We will visit the island of Diamante River and Cañón del Atuel River, and incredible combination of colors and shapes that can be seen on the rocky walls, by erosion effects.  In Valle Grande dam, the mountain beauty will allows us to discover on its hillside rock formations as El Fantastma, Valle de los Monjes Perdidos, Mesa de las Brujas etc. Later will arrive at the hydroelectric central “El Nihuil”. Return to Mendozacity. Departure: Thursday – Sunday Departure time: pick up starts at 07.00 hs Duration: full day/ validity all the year

$105 Cultural & Theme Tours

PACK 2: Transfer in - City tour - Full day Punta del Este - Transfer out

THE DATE SELECTED AT THE TIME OF PURCHASE CORRESPONDS TO THE TRANSFER IN (airport/hotel in Montevideo). Once you have already completed the purchase please contact us to coordinate the date and time of the other services included.TRANSFER IN (airport/hotel in Montevideo)CITY TOUR MONTEVIDEOPick up and drop off from hotels located in Downtown, Pocitos, Punta Carretas, Buceo and Carrasco.Pick up starts 8:00 am or 1:50 pm (the exact pick up time depends on the location of the hotel)3 hour guided tour with an expert tour guide (English, Spanish and Portuguese available)Stops for pictures (Independence Square, Legislative Palace, “La Carreta”Monument, sign with the word Montevideo)FULL DAY TOUR PUNTA DEL ESTEPick up and drop off from hotels located in Downtown, Pocitos, Punta Carretas, Buceo and Carrasco.Pick up starts 8:00 am (the exact pick up time depends on the location of the hotel)10 hour guided tour with an expert tour guide (English, Spanish and Portuguese available)Stops for pictures (Piriápolis: promenade and San Antonio hill; Casapueblo and Punta del Este)TRANSFER OUT (hotel in Montevideo/airport)Comfortable car,van or bus (depending on the number of passengers) with air conditioningThe company has a reservation department available 365 days a year. Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions regarding this tour.Thanks for choosing Transhotel DMC UruguayCity tour description:Beautiful half day tour visiting the most attractive points of the city. You will be able to know the Old City, of rich architecture, the Market of the Port, the Center of the city, the Plaza Independencia, the Legislative Palace, the romantic neighborhood known as "El Prado" , with its green parks and beautiful monuments, the Centenario Stadium, home of the first FIFA world cup and the elegant residential neighborhoods, and beaches along the exceptional "Rambla" of Montevideo.Full day Punta del Este description:Beautiful full day tour to know the most important seaside resort in Uruguay and one of the most recognized in South America. On the way we will visit Piriápolis and Casapueblo (well known house - sculpture of the Uruguayan artist Carlos Páez Vilaró (entry not included)). Finally, already in Punta del Este, we will visit the main neighborhoods, such as Beverly Hills, San Rafael, Cantegril, Golf, the undulating bridge of La Barra de Maldonado, the Brava and Mansa beaches, the La Mano monument and finally the center and the peninsula . Free time for lunch and walking, shopping or going to the beach. Departure to Montevideo in the afternoon. 

$130 Cultural & Theme Tours

TOUR METROPOLITANO TOO MUCH MORE THAN A CITY TOUR SAN JOSÉ, HEREDIA

• Starting in the historical Dictrict of Heredia city. Visiting emblematics places as the concepcion Cathedral. El fortin and the former president Alfredo Gonzáles Flores house and the Heredia´s major square.• Then we´ll continue to the Barba county, visiting the colonial arquitecture Area and the popular culture Museum with a small cofee plantation and it´s technical and historical explanation. About the Costa Rica tipical Dance, music and food.• Visit the San Rafael and San Isidro countyes traveling across the beatiful mountains and sights untill the road 32 to the San Jose Area.• In San Jose we´ll visit the new national stadium, the Costarican Art Museum with temporary exhibitions and the amazing golden room by the french artist Louis Feron, the next location is the Central Market inside of an Atmosphere of Artesans, Rustics Stans, cofee shops and crafts. Showing you our Arab heritage that came from Spain during the colonial season like Medina´s concept. and walking to the Saint Joseph of Nazareth Cathedral Enjoyning a Georgeous arquitecture desing by the Guatemalan Arquitec Ramon Estrada, walking throug the central aveneu or the aveneu Rogelio Fernandez Guell, untill the National Theatre the most Emblematic building of San José and then going to enjoy a tasty tipical lunch in our restaurant.• After lunch time our next visit is the Bella Vista head quarter Area. And Democracy square walking to the National monument square and throug the ladyes Avenue untill the temple of the Music and the Aristocratic Amon´s neighborhood visiting the yellow house the Republic of Argentina Street and the Metallic building, every locations include an historical and technical explanation by an expert Guide.