Mondana, Ecuador

Travel Blogs from Mondana

Mondana Travel Blogs (7)
The Amazon, Mondana, Ecuador travel blog

The Amazon

A travel blog entry by stepher205


So, for my last two weeks in Ecuador I decided to spend time in a very different setting: The Amazon rainforest. I arranged some volunteer work with Yachana Lodge, an ecotourism lodge on the Rio Napo that supports projects in the local community. I ...

Hikes, Blowdarts and Charades at Yachana..., Mondana, Ecuador travel blog

Hikes, Blowdarts and Charades at Yachana...

A travel blog entry by socalkid


After another awesome breakfast of eggs and rolls with fresh jams (mango, pineapple, etc..), we set off on a 4 hour hike into the rainforest with Delfin. The hike immediately took us up to una buena vista and once again, Delfin was able to show us huge ...

Exploring Yachana Lodge, Mondana, Ecuador travel blog

Exploring Yachana Lodge

A travel blog entry by socalkid


... have purchased plots of rain forest that are now protected. The foundation has also made large investments in the village of Mondana - there is now a health clinic, elementary school, and most recently, a high school. We spent the morning at the ...

Into the rain forest..., Mondana, Ecuador travel blog

Into the rain forest...

A travel blog entry by socalkid


... , with flowers everywhere on the property, which is surrounded by heavy forest. The lodge is next to the very small village of Mondana, which is basically a few homes, a church, and a school. I was immediately pleased to find 2 squirrel monkeys, which had ...