Experience the Rainforest with an ecological operator, making a minimum impact on the wildlife. All the guides are native guides from the actual area and in addition, the operator work closely together with local communities, ensuring a type of tourism that benefits all.
On this tour, you’ll also have the most comfortable accommodation and the best food that’s available on tours in the Bolivian Amazon.
We will leave at 8.30 a.m. from Rurrenabaque and travel to Santa Rosa. Along the way we will have great opportunities to see sloths, anteaters, birds, and other animals. Around midday we will take a boat trip of about 15 minutes to our eco-lodge, “The Turtles”. You will be shown your accommodation and we will have lunch. In the afternoon, after a rest, we will go to the beautiful Lake Bravo where we can go piranha fishing, look for toucans and watch a magical sunset. After dinner we will take a short boat trip to look for caimans by night.
We will start the day at 7.30 am with a good breakfast and then take the boat along the River Yacuma where we’ll look for animals such as caiman, capybara, turtles, dolphins, monkeys and many different birds. We will return to the eco-lodge for lunch. Then, after a short rest, either in your room or in the hammocks, we will go in search of a suitable place to swim with the dolphins - depending on the time of year.
We will get up early (5:30 am) to watch the sunrise and listen to the sounds of daybreak: the cries of monkeys and birdsong. After breakfast we will take a short walk in the pampas to look for the impressive anaconda. We will return to the lodge for lunch and after lunch we will go back to Rurrenabaque where we will arrive at about 4:30 p.m.
The program may change according to interests of the group, season and the movement of the animals.
It is difficult to see anacondas and terrestrial animals in the rainy season (December-May).
There are mosquitoes in this area but not a single malaria case for many years.
What to bring?
- Mosquito repellent.
- Swimsuit and towel.
- Sandals and shoes.
- Flashlight and batteries.
- Sleeping bag (optional).
- Long-sleeved shirt and long pants (light colors for protection against mosquitoes).
- Cap or hat.
- 1 bottle of water.
- Accomodation in private rooms with private bathroom
- Transport (and from hotel or airport)
- Native Guide English/Spanish
- 3 Lunches, 2 Dinners, 2 Breakfasts.
- National Park entrance fee (150 Bs, 22 USD)
- First breakfast and last dinner.
- Transportation from La Paz to Rurrenabaque
Cancelation policy: Coca Travels reserves the right to cancel the tour if we believe circumstances could put passenger(s) in danger, i.e., civil unrest, road blockades or weather conditions. If Coca Travels cancel the tour, there will be a 100%. refund. If customer(s) cancel the tour due to whatever reason refunds are as follows: 24 hours or less before the tour: 0% refund. 48-24 hours before the tour: refund 50%. 48 or more hours before the tour: refund 100%. Credit card charges of 5% are excluded from refunds if cancelation is made on behalf of customer(s). In case of illness or family conditions, Coca Travels can provide a letter if needed for insurance claims.