4 People
$ 307.000
5 People
$ 269.000

Home of the monkeys MaiKuchiga

 

Place of recovery of primates.
 

  • 7:30 am. Meeting with your guide at the hotel, transfers to the river dock on the Amazon River.

  • Departure by speedboat Amazon tour customized to the group, we sail the Amazon upstream to the community of Mocagua (indigenous reservation Ticuna, neighbors of the National Park Amacayacu).

  • Spectacular panoramic view of the Amazon River and border cities of Brazil, Peru and Colombia.

  • During our tour over the imposing river, we appreciate the Amazon rainforest and the riverside villages of indigenous Ticunas and Yaguas de (Peru and Colombia).

  • Arrival to the community of Mocagua, welcome from the residents of the community.

  • In our visit to the community we will make a tour between houses and crops, visit the lake of the community and appreciate the Victoria Regia (lily Pads), the largest lotus in the world.

  • Then we start the trek along the Maikuchiga trail to the house of the monkeys (highland jungle path and some flooded ).

  • Recognizing jungle scenarios, species used in ethnobotany and wildlife observation.

  • Instruction and identification of new world primate species, distribution and ecology.

  • Arrival at the home of the Maikuchiga monkeys, contact and interaction with some of the species of monkeys in recovery such as: woolys, monk sakis, squirrels, white and brown Capuchin monkeys, that are part of the first stage of readaptation to the natural environment.

  • Talk about the process of recovery of the monkeys, behavior, ecological function, stages for the reintegration into the natural environment, participation of the community of Mocagua, benefits for the community.

  • Return to the community (the visit to the house of Maikuchiga and monkey’s island) during the high water season is only possible in canoes).

  • Lunch in the community of Mocagua.

  • Following our tour we visit the indigenous community of the Yaguas indigenous freedom, where we will have a brief cultural exchange with the residents of the community and purchase of handicrafts.

  • Observation of pink and gray Amazonian dolphins (high probability activity, subject to hours of activity and travel).

  • 5.00 p.m. Arrival at the Leticia pier, transfers to the hotel.

 

PRICES PER PERSON (COP $):

 

1 People
$ 957.000
2 People
3 People
$ 522.000

IT INCLUDES:

  • Transport in tourism boats Leticia - Resguardo Mocagua - Leticia.

  • Lunch in the community.

  • Hydration during the journey; drinking water, soft drinks.

  • Entrance to the Monkey house and the Mocagua and Libertad community.

  • Specialized professional guide, accompaniment and permanent assistance.

  • Environmental interpreter.

  • Activities specified in the Plan.

  • Medical Assistance Card.


 IT DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Personal or additional purchases.

 

 

Recommendations
 

  • It is essential to have the citizenship card, if it is a foreign national identity card or passport, as well as the current international certificate of yellow fever vaccine, (preventive for any program, but not mandatory).

  • Amazon tour includes, medical assistance card.

  • Simple money for personal or craft purchases.

  • Wear light and cool comfortable clothes, such as T-shirts, shirts with long sleeves, light colors, caps, as well as waterproofs, sunblock, repellent.

  • If you take any medication you must take it.

  • If you are vegetarian, vegan or allergic to fish or any other food you must inform your agency and your guide before the tour.

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