Amazon Tours and Cruises in Ecuador
There are several areas for amazon tours in Ecuador. The Amazon river cruises and most Amazon rainforest tours are accessed via Coca, though there are also a few options north and south of there.
Amazon Tours in Ecuador
Napo Wildlife Center - located by the Anangucocha lake, in the unique ancestral territory of the Anangu Quichua Community. They have built in partnership with the Tropical Nature Conservation System the most carefully designed first class Amazon lodge in Ecuador.
Napo Cultural Center - in the same area as the Wildlife Center, but closer to the community, with more cultural interaction.
Sacha Lodge - located in the heart of Ecuador's Amazon Basin is a haven for nature lovers, birdwatchers, scientists and adventure seekers, Sacha Lodge provides comfortable accommodations, first-class meals and expert guides. Has a canopy walkway and butterfly farm.
Sani Lodge - owned by the local community, Sani offers great wildlife viewing and cultural interaction. Camping available for 3 or more people. Electric lights at the lodge run from ecologically friendly solar energy.
La Casa del Suizo - a tranquil Amazonian refuge located on the shore of Ecuador's majestic Napo River and a stone's throw away from the eastern slopes of the Andes Mountains. It is accessible by road and river. During the drive down the mountain, in one morning, the scenery magically transforms from the Andes snow-covered peaks into the lush Amazon rainforest.
Cloud Forest Lodges
Bellavista Cloud Forest Lodge - The Bellavista Reserve is located in the spectacular cloud forests of northwestern Ecuador, on the edge of the Choco bio-region, one of the most biodiverse areas in the world. They also offer packages to other reserves in the area for longer nature tours
Amazon Cruises in Ecuador
Anakonda Amazon Cruise - Travel on board the only luxury ship in the Ecuadorian Amazon Rainforest, the M/V Anakonda, and enjoy the experience. Visit the remote and pristine areas and interact with the region’s 15 local communities, while enjoying the comforts, facilities and services of a 5- star boutique hotel.
Manatee Explorer Cruise - Visit two of the famous protected areas of eastern ECUADOR, the Yasuní National Park and the Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve. Come and enjoy a unique journey along the lush upper Napo River, one of the tributaries of the great Amazon River
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Huaorani Ecolodge - Owned by the Huaorani people, the Huaorani lodge is one of the world's best examples of community based sustainable tourism. Gain a unique perspective on the Amazon rainforest by learning what it means to have the rainforest as a home and to have to fight to preserve it. It is one of the most remote ecolodges in the country. There are no roads and the only people who live in this area belong to the Huaorani indigenous culture
Amazon Camping - 4 or 5 days camping in the Yasuni Biosphere Reserve, interacting with the Huaorani tribes there, makes for a great amazon Ecuador jungle tour.