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- Free airport shuttle
TripAdvisor Reviews Tapir Lodge Cuyabeno
Travel Blogs from Cuyabeno
... motor and paddling. Saw a number of birds including the Amazon woodpecker. The highlight was seeing an anaconda in a tree and much like a game reserve when word got out every boat in the area was there. When it got dark we did a landing in search of nocturnal animals. Saw wolf spiders, about 20 baby caiman and very briefly a ...
... village and watched and helped a lady take out roots (like casava) then peel, cut and grate them, then wrung out out all the water, then sived the flesh of the root to put in a big pan/plate which was on the fire to make wraps- it was interesting and tasted good, but the activity is generally done to encourage tourism and to give them money, we also had young kids showing us their wares. Although the rain ...
... for 8 months) an American guy and another american couple from Washington. Then had another hour drive, then had lunch and two hours on the boat to the lodge. On the way we saw squirrel, wooly and cappuccino monkeys, a few birds and pink river Dolphins. After we settled into our cabins we then went for a swim in the middle of the lake next to our lodge. Back to the lodge for dinner and early night for 6:30 ...
... and support the locals and indigenous peoples with their attempts to protect and conserve the remaining rainforest. When you see the rainforest, you realise how important this environment is, to, literally, everyone and everything. It's sad to realise that, despite national park protection, these areas are disappearing.
We were dropped at a restaurant with roof top hammocks and tried to get another couple of hours sleep before breakfast at 8am. After this everyone who ...
... a trip to the Amazon would be really different compared to anything else we had done so far and a good penultimate adventure! Plus we could make the trip with Nadja and Veronica, which is always a bonus.
So we opted for the short 45 minute flight to Lago Agria, rather than the 8 hour bus journey. It flet like we flew up in a V, blinked and it was over. One night in this small town close to the Colombian border and we continued ...