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Explorama Lodge "TGIF" Special
3 Days / 2 Nights

Timing your dock-to-lodge and lodge-to-dock boat transfers:

Boat transfers to our lodges depart Explorama's dock daily at 1:00pm. Please plan your arrival to Iquitos at least 1 hour earlier to meet this departure. Earlier or later boat transfers to Ceiba Tops can be arranged for a fuel surcharge of US$50.00 per your confirmed reservation (not $50 per person). Boat transfers to other Explorama lodges cannot be made after 1pm. Boat transfers from our lodges to Explorama's dock in Iquitos arrive daily at 3:00pm. Please plan your departure flight no earlier than 5pm. Earlier or later boat transfers from Ceiba Tops can be arranged at a fuel surcharge of $50.00 per your confirmed reservation (not per person). Boat transfers from any other lodge cannot be made to connect to a same-day outbound flight.

Friday: Iquitos - Explorama Lodge
Reception at the airport, brief city orientation and transfer to the Explorama dock. Fifty mile journey down the Amazon River to Yanamono Stream where Explorama Lodge is located. Afternoon hike along the "Lake Trail" through lowland rain forest which is seasonally flooded. During the high water season, this excursion is done by open boat! Night walk or open boat ride to enjoy the sounds of the rain forest and stars of the Southern sky. Lunch, Dinner (Overnight Explorama Lodge)

Saturday: Explorama Lodge
Morning walk along the "Bushmaster Trail", where scientific studies by the Missouri Botanical Gardens have found the world's highest biodiversity of trees per square hectare. Your guide will point out many plants used in medicine today and many that we may use in the future. Afternoon open boat trip along the Amazon in search of either of the two species of freshwater dolphin found in the river and a chance for an afternoon swim. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (Overnight Explorama Lodge)

Sunday: Explorama Lodge - Iquitos
Morning walk along a local river trail with stops along the way to visit the "ribereņos" or river people, visit a river school, see the local sugar cane rum "factory" or visit our resident American medical doctor in her clinic sponsored by the Rotary Club. Transfer back to Iquitos for your departure flight to Lima. Breakfast, Lunch (if departure flight permits)

*Due to the everchanging nature of the rain forest, day-by-day activities may vary due to local conditions*

Explorama Lodge TGIF Special 3 Days / 2 Nights


per person

Note: The "Explorama Lodge TGIF Special" only starts on Fridays.

Single Room Supplement US $50.00

Additional nights at Explorama Lodge:
2017:$120.00 per person per additional night. Single Room Supplement $25.00 per additional night.
Special Full Day excursion to the Canopy Walkway:
2017:Available for guests staying 2 or more nights at Explorama Lodge - $150 per person (min. 2 people).

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