BOGOTÁ – LETICIA -KURUPIRA
Reception at the Vasquez Cobo Airport in Leticia, visa protocol with DAS (Colombia) and
Policia Federal (Brazil), transport to the docks to board the boat to Kurupira, floating cabin at the Amazon River. Lunch and visit to the Victoria Regia.
NATURAL RESERVE HELICONIA
After breakfast, we will board a boat that will take us to the NATURAL RESERVE HELICONIA The journey will take approximately four hours, during which time we will navigate the majestic Amazon River. Thereafter, we will enter one of its largest and most important tributaries, the Javarí River, a natural border between Brazil and Peru. During our journey, we will not only enjoy one of the most magnificent panoramas in the world, we will also pass by singular and authentic towns that still conserve vestiges of the colonial times and the rubber boom era. You will be able to see species of exotic beauty, such as the famous Amazon dolphins (pink and grey), the flight of the Guacamayas, heron, Martin Pescadores, eagles, butterflies, and delight in the paradisiacal vistas framing them. Many other surprises await you, when you visit this magical world with us.
At noon, we will be arriving at the Eco-Hotel of the HELICONIA NATURAL RESERVE. After having a delicious typical Amazon lunch, you will have at your disposal the various activities mentioned below. Any of these can be enjoyed according to the criteria of the guide and the interests and desire of the guest.
We recommend doing at least two activities per day.
You can repeat any activity.
We recommend a minimum stay of four days to get the most out of the journey.
You can choose the activity you like.
Breakfast, return to Leticia to get the flight back to Bogotá.
Airfare, entry tax into Leticia, extras not stipulated, tips, and other personal expenses. It does not include the canopying ($70.00 each), nor a bilingual guide. Native communities payment. (Aprox 8.000 colombian pesos each communities)
Transport to and from the Airport and the Docks.
River transport inside the activities offered.
Specialized jungle and river guidance.
Entry into all locations of the stipulated activities.
All other activities inside the PROGRAM.
Stay at the Eco-Hotel of the NATURAL RESERVE HELICONIA.
Mineral water during all program activities.
Personal toiletry items.
Shorts, bathing suit and t-shirts.
Water Prof. Flashlight.
Hat or cap.
Long sleeve shirts and long pants.
Rubber or leather boots appropriate for jungle trekking.
Binoculars for fauna, scenery and flora watching.
Mosquito repellent and sun block.
Other personal elements.
The yellow fever vaccine is a must.
When making the reservation, you must send the names and passport information for all guests via email.
In case of cancellation after committing, there
will be a charge of 50 por ciento of the global cost. This is to cover our preparation costs.
At the NATURAL RESERVE HELICONIA, there is electricity from 6 pm to 9 pm. During this time, you can charge your cameras or any other electronic equipment.
The water at the NATURAL RESERVE is potable; it is completely safe for drinking.
The activities inside the NATURAL RESERVE may be cancelled or re-scheduled due to weather conditions or according to the specialized guides criteria.
The NATURAL RESERVE HELICONIA assumes no responsibility for expenses due to the delay or change of airline flight schedules.
NATURAL RESERVE HELICONIA is located inside the Amazon trapeze, in the proximity of Leticia, on the Javar River, which is the natural border between Brazil and Peru.