Try an ecotourist adventure. It is a good chance to go deeper into an Amazon experience. You will learn jungle survival techniques: construction of jungle shelter, making fire, finding water.... everything that a person needs to know to survive in the jungle.
HILAE II PACKAGE 5D/4N
Day 1 Alta Floresta - Cristalino Jungle Lodge
On arrival, welcome drink at the Floresta Amazônica Hotel, followed with the transfer in van and boat to the Cristalino lodge. Dinner and after that a slide show about the lodge and region will be presented. Overnight at Cristalino Jungle Lodge. (D)
Day 2 Cristalino Jungle Lodge
Breakfast. One hour hiking to camp 1. Preparation of lunch. Lunch. Survival techniques. Sunset up the Sierra Trail. Dinner by campfire, sleep in the jungle. (B,L,D)
Day 3 Cristalino Jungle Lodge
Breakfast at the Camp. Pack gear and head for camp 2 - : 2 1/2 hour trek. Set camp. Lunch. Survival skills and exploration of the surrounding area. Dinner by a campfire. Sleep in the jungle.(B,L,D)
Day 4 Cristalino Jungle Lodge
Breakfast. Take gear on a wooden float (across Cristalino River). Short trek to the canoes. Lunch. Canoe back to the Lodge. Survivors cocktail and ropes and rapel course in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight at the lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 5 Cristalino Jungle Lodge - Alta Floresta
Breakfast and early transfer to Alta Floresta for departure.
Packages mentioned above include:
-Overnights as mentioned in the program
-Transfer in & out
-Full board during whole trip
-All activities as mentioned in the program
-local guide and bilingual naturalist guide
-WILDLIFE PRESERVATION FEE : US$ 25 per pax
This amount will be added to the package in order to support the CRISTALINO ECOLOGICAL FOUNDATION .
What to bring:
General items: Binoculars / Hat or cap / Sun glasses / sunblock / insect repellent / camera (bring extra batteries)/ high-speed Films, 400 iso, 800 iso (to photograph inside of the forest) and normal film / Flash light / Cigarettes, if you are a smoker / Personal medicines.
Clothes: swimming suit / long sleeve shirts / T-shirts / sweater / long pants / Shorts / good hiking boots / Tennis / Sandals / socks
The Lodge mini shop: Some basic items are available for sale such as: insect repellent, normal filmes (100 iso), batteries, sunblock, t-shirts, caps, and personal hygienic items