Achuar Basic Tour - Galapagos Center
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Achuar Basic Tour

3 days / 2 nights

Enjoy the Amazon rainforest in its purest form, sharing the lifestyle of an ancestral community, in a brief visit coupled to your needs.


Daily operations are available with groups of 2 passengers or more.

Day 1:

Once at Shell, guests will be received by our Achuar representatives and will be assisted for the flight. The plane will rise over the immaculate pristine jungle, on a 50-minute flight, arriving at the landing strip of the local Sharamentsa community, where they will be welcomed by the Achuar guides.


Lunch at Achuar Lodge


Afterwards, guests will have the opportunity to relax, unpack and get a feel for the surroundings.


In the afternoon, we will have a quiet activity where guests can walk along one of the River beaches. Here, our guides will give guests an introductory orientation session with information about the rainforest and the Achuar culture, while enjoying a beautiful sunset.


At night after dinner, we will explore the River in search of nocturnal animals such as monkeys, alligators and birds. All this coupled with a fantastic starry sky.


Day 2:

Early in the morning we are going to participate in “Guayusada” ceremony and dreams interpretation., later, our guides will escort guests on a 30 minute boat ride to reach one of the best natural attractions, the Claylick, where guests will see different species of parrots, macaws, and parrots such as the Cobalt-Winged Parakeet, Chestnut- Fronted Macaw, Yellow Crowned Amazon.


After breakfast guests can take a walk, approximately 2 hours with stops, where they will learn about medicinal plants of the area and tropical forest ecology.


Enjoy the Amazon rainforest in its purest form, sharing the lifestyle of an ancestral community, in a brief visit coupled toyour needs.


Day 3:


In the morning, our guides will bring guests to specific points near the hotel, in order to locate various species of birds.


Breakfast and preparation for departure.


In the last few hours before departure from the Achuar territory, guests can participate in a blowgun contest to demonstrate who is the best hunter among the guides and guests.

  • Fly back to Shell (included).
  • Return to Quito along the same route as the arrival.

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