During this tour you will explore Leticia and Tabatinga, visit an indigenous community and a monkey rehabilitation center and explore the Amazon River without compromising your comfort.
ItineraryDay 1: Leticia and TabatingaStop At: Santander Park, Leticia, Amazonas DepartmentAfter a warm welcome at the airport we will bring you to the Waira Suite Hotel in Leticia, where we will be having lunch. After a short siesta and a refreshing swim in the hotel pool, we head off in Tuk Tuks for a city tour exploring Leticia as well as Tabatinga on the Brazilian side of the border. Don´t worry, you will not need a visa for crossing the border to Brazil. During the 2,5 hour tour we will not only cross the border but will also visit important local sites such as the Plaza de la Amistad, the lookout point of Comara de Tabatinga and the Santander Park. We end the day with dinner at the local restaurant “Tierras Amazonicas ”, where you can try typical dishes of the tri-border Amazon region.Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: in rooms with double beds (for single or couple use)Day 2: Monkey rehabilitation centerStop At: Santander Park, Leticia, Amazonas DepartmentAfter breakfast at the hotel we head to the port to take a boat to the monkey rehabilitation center in Mocagua where illegally captured as well as injured/sick monkeys are rehabilitated to return to the jungle as free beings. We will reach Puerto Nariño before lunch. After we enjoyed a typical dish at Las Magaritas restaurant we will explore the village, visit and swim in the Tarapoto Lake which is about 20 minutes by boat from the village, go Piranha fishing and spot pink and grey dolphins. We end our second day with dinner at Doña Luz or if you are more adventurous we can help you explore some typical local street food.Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: either in rooms with double beds (couples) or a room with multiple beds (groups).Day 3: Tikuna de San MartinStop At: Santander Park, Leticia, Amazonas DepartmentWe will have breakfast in the hotel and take a private boat ride of roughly 1 hour until we reach the native community of Tikuna de San Martin, where we will be welcomed with a traditional dance. We then explore the village. After a typical lunch we can take part in a basket or bracelet workshop prepared by the local community. In the afternoon we head back to Puerto Nariño, where we will be having dinner.Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: either in rooms with double beds (couples) or a room with multiple beds (groups).Day 4: LeticiaStop At: Santander Park, Leticia, Amazonas DepartmentWe will have breakfast early in the morning and take the public boat to Leticia, which will take us around 2 hours. We then can either drop you off in town or bring you to the airport.Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.