The amazon region is located in the oriental region of Los Andes. It is part of the Amazon, and filled with a great majority of animal habitats.The diversity that is found in this region cannot be found anywhere else in the planet, that is why it has become a favorite destination for scientists of the world. Ecuador has three of the ten Hot Spots of biodiversity. Nearly 70% of all the plant species meaure 60 meters high. Also, 7% of the tropical forest is flooded and it contains 50% of the species that exist in the zone.This region possesses the following natural areas: Cuyabeno, Panochoa, and Sumaco
Cuyabeno is located in the Eastern part of the Ecuadorian Amazon and is one of the most beutiful reserves in Ecuador. The spectacular flora and fauna in this area have some of the highest levels of diversity in the world, however there are many species that have not yet been identified. Hopefully, they will soon be discovered. In some areas live many indigenous people including the Secoyas, Huahoranis, Sionas and Cofanes. On a visit to this region, you could enjoy the untouched forest and delight in your view of the flora and fauna. You could also travel in a canoe, and share the typical dishes with the indigenous people.
4 DAYS 3 NIGHT
DAY 1.First we will arrive by bus or airplane to Lago Agrio, then we will go by bus to the reserve control. We will go canoing in the Cuyabeno river until we arrive to the forest and our campsite.
DAY 2.Early in the morning we will have breakfast and then we will go to the jungle with a guid who explain the natural power of the plants. In the afternoon we will have lunch and then go fishing. After this we will return to our campsite and have dinner.
DAY 3. We will have breakfast and then visit an indigenous community, where we will see the Shaman. After that we will have lunch. In the afternoon we will walk around the indigenous community and then have dinner at night.
DAY 4.Very early in the morning we will have breakfast and then go canoing. Later we will take a bus to Lago Agrio, where we will return to Quito by bus or airplane