Arriving at the International Airport Eduardo Gomes and beginning the city tourin Manaus, knowing better about the biggest Brazilian State, the State ofAmazonas. Visiting the main sights of Manaus as the Opera House (AmazonasTheater), Municipal Market, Palacio Rio Negro and Indian Museum. Inpa and Zoowill have to be combined into a new script due to availability of time.Transfer to Hotel Saint Paul or another hotel tourism category
*** Check in overnight.
02 - Day
07:30 Breakfast, departure for the BR174 Presidente Figueiredo, 01:30 by buswith air-conditioning, with a bilingual tour guide, visiting the mainattractions in Presidente Figueiredo what is known as the "City ofWaterfalls". Our first adventure will be Maruaga Cave which is located 06km Balbina road, where they will take a walk on the trail to the cave. Ourguides will inform all the details of the formation of these caves that thereare millions of years. Continuing the group will walk to a small waterfallcalled "Judea" where our adventurers can cool off in the water comingout of rocks. Return to the City of Presidente Figueiredo for lunch and in theafternoon visit the Santuário Waterfall or Iracema Waterfall and to finalize avisit to the rapids Urubuí bath and 17.00 departures to Manaus. Hotelovernight.
08:30 Breakfast and transfer to a regional boat, departing from the Port ofManaus sailing across the city, with a panoramic view of the city of Manaus.The regional boats that are the only way of transportation in the region, andthe Palafitas houses (stilts).Navigating a little more until reach the Meetingof the waters (Rio Negro and Solimoes). Thus forming the Amazon River with itsmuddy waters, with a bit of lucky can you shoot river dolphins, then visit afloating village with about 30 families is a very interesting place, where theyounger visitors will have an idea of how people live in houses boaton the lake, after that they go to Janauary National Park where the group will walkingby catwalks to observe one of the most exotic aquatic plants of the Amazon"Victoria Regia", the name is a tribute to Queen Victoria.
Lunch on board. Afternoon navigation up the Rio Negro until reach Tupé Indian Tribe,where the group will have the opportunity to see an Indian ritual.
** Overnight on board.
04 - Day
*** Breakfast on board
*** 08:00 - Walk in the jungle with our guides trained in jungle survival.During the walk the group will receive information about medicinal plants,fauna and flora and jungle survival techniques, showing, teaching andpracticing different ways to live with nature. Our students will have theopportunity to really feel this experience. After the walk, lunch will beserved on board and then the group will have time available to swim in theriver.
Afternoon *** - Fishing for piranha and watching the sunset.
*** At night dinner and after our students will leave for a nocturnal adventurein canoes to observe animals and alligator spotting.
overnight in hammocks.
Note canoe sunrise and birds.
*** Breakfast on board
This morning the group can go swimming with river dolphins, a unique chance tostand side by side and touch them (optional)and then we will go to visit the community of Acajatuba where our youngstudents will visit the local school as well as church, a small factory Craft,clinical and the curiosities of people living along the Amazon rivers. Returnto the boat
Lunch on board *** to 12:00 - Afternoon at 15:00 a canoe trip in Igapó andIgarapés over a visit to a local family for a demonstration of how to makeflour, Beju (species of bread) which is considered a staple food and also havethe chance to taste the "Wine of Açai" fruit of a palm tree that isbecoming internationally known for its energetic properties.
Dinner at the Beach *** (Lual with barbecue and music), Seasonal (Check theperiod of low water).
Night *** aboard.
Breakfast and departure to Manaus. Transfer to Airport 12:00 or hotel.
Some details to make your trip unforgettable:
Bring mosquito repellent / sunglasses / hat or cap / comfortable clothes /shoes, sandals and a raincoat.
THE PROGRAM INCLUDES
Transfer arrival and Departure for hotel in Manaus, Eco-Student package 04dias03noites boat with accommodation in networks, all meals and excursionsdescribed in the program include specialized guides, mineral water, juices,techniques and survival training with visiting President Figueiredo lunch.
THE PROGRAM DOES NOT INCLUDE
Travel insurance or any type of alcoholic beverages as well as beers and wines.
Due to the nature and risks that are inherent to this type of travel, werecommend that each person take their own medications for personal use. Weinspect the boats we work with regularly, as well as the care and rescueequipment on board emergency and first aid. We also rely on means of escape byfast transport patients when deemed appropriate. Manaus has good hospitals, oneof the best specialized in tropical medicine.
We take no responsibility for losses or damage of personal equipment, unlessthis occurs as a result of negligence on our part.
We recommend you bring a small backpack, which will be helpful to take shorttrips and even overnight in the jungle. The following items are alsorecommended: t-shirts thin cotton shirt, several pairs of socks, long jeans,shoes or boots for hiking in the jungle, hat, sunglasses, swimsuit, towel,sunscreen, a small flashlight, binoculars, camera pouch that protects or otherwater and a cover for rain and good trip.