Welcome to Lago Agrio
This seedy, gray town pulses with the life of the oil industry, a chaotic market, dusty streets, thick traffic and gritty bars. The first oil workers nicknamed Lago Agrio ‘bitter lake,’ after Sour Lake, Texas, the former home of Texaco, which pioneered local drilling. The city’s official name is Nueva Loja, although no one calls it that. Locals settle for ‘Lago.’ Certain realities exist here, including a high amount... Read More
Top experiences in Lago Agrio
Lago Agrio adventures
4-Day Cuyabeno National Park Experience from Lago Agrio
This tour will be a complete experience for all your senses from sports and adventure to exotic gastronomy, and from cultural learning to a relaxed and comfortable stay. The lodge of this program is located in the Cuyabeno National Park, on the lower part of the Aguarico River. The cabins are built in the traditional native Indian style of the jungle and you will never forget your stay at this side of the Amazon jungle.