At 6:00 a.m we will pick you up from your hotel. From here we will take the four hour drive to arrive at our point of departure in Itapiranga.
From here we will take a forty minute boat ride to our campsite where we will unload your things and spend our first day in the amazon.
Upon arrival, around 12:00 p.m./noon , we will serve a nice hearty lunch, introduce ourselves and get to know each other.
After lunch we will give you some time to acclimate yourselves. We recommend taking a swim by out campsite to slowly begin to get comfortable with the amazon rainforest.
After some down time, we will take you into the rainforest for your first hike into the amazon (approx. 2.5 hours). Here we will show you different trees, plants and animals + survival tips. Here we will also catch our first sunset together!
For those who are willing, we will go out and find some jacare's/ crocodiles before nighttime hits. Here we will also show you how we can catch one with are bare hands and you can get a closer look at these lovely creatures.
Supper Time! After your hike, we will have a lovely Welcome Traditional Brazilian Churrasco (BBQ) to welcome all of our guests to the Amazon and have a nice night together before heading out deeper into the rainforest.
Get a good nights sleep !
Rise and shine at 5:am for breakfast at sunrise.
At 6:30 a.m We will head out on the water making a 4 hour journey up river to our rustic campsite. Here we will site see along the river, stopping to see the different wildlife throughout.
We will arrive around noon at out rustic campsite located on the Rio Jatapu. Here we will set up your sleeping quarters and prepare lunch. After we eat, we will head into the rainforest for another hike in a different part of the Amazon.
When we return from out hike we will cool off and finish unpacking before dinner!
Around 6-7 p.m we will have dinner. Afterwards ,we will head out on the water and do some caiman spotting. Here our local guides will be able to catch a caiman and give you an up close and personal experience with these amazing reptiles. Make sure you bring a flashlight to help spot the caimans! After Caiman spotting -for those who would like : we also offer the option to go spear fishing or hike in the Rainforest.
5:00 am wake and enjoy the majestical amazonian sunrise.
6:00 am We will eat breakfast and afterwards we will head out on the boat to another location in the Amazon - a hidden waterfall.
At the Waterfall, we will hike the area, searching for different wildlife and teach survivalist tricks and tips. For lunch, we will head back to the waterfall to enjoy the lovely area and have a swim.
We will eventually leave back to our campsite. Before arriving back at the campsite we will stop to do some piranha fishing! Make sure to catch a lot since we will be cooking them on the BBQ!
After dinner, we will head out back in the rainforest for a nighttime hike - deeper and further into the rainforest.
Your Last Day
Wake up at 5:00 am for Breakfast.
Around 6:00 am after Breakfast we will pack up the camp and head on the boats back to our main campsite.
Along the way we will stop at the village of a local indigenous tribe. This is a great opportunity to see the traditional way of life in the Amazon. Here you can see how the houses are built, what the locals eat, how they dress and the listen to the local dialect. You will also have the opportunity to support the local artists by purchasing some souvenirs.
At noon , we will stop at the Main Campsite for lunch, a quick shower and then back to Itapiranga for 2 p.m where you will head back to Manaus and dropped off art your hotel.
The Boat Ride Back Into The Village
Your Extra Itinerary for 5 and 6 day Tours
For those who choose to participate in the 5 day or 6 day tours - these days will entail more survival tips and tricks, along with hiking, fishing ect.
On these extra days, depending on the group, we will change camps, explore new areas of the rainforest, and continue to teach more complicated and intricate survival techniques.
The more time you stay with us the more you will discover and the more you will sharpen your skills in order to better survive in the amazon.