We have our next 2-day trip to Morona Santiago starting on Thursday. Only 3 hours from Cuenca you can enjoy a beautiful hike in the rainforest along a stream with an amazing redwater waterfall. In the afternoon you will have the chance to observe the Andean cock-of-the-rock, Peru’s colorful national bird. The second day we will drive to a small Shuar community in the middle of the rainforest. We will walk through the Shuar community to get to know different plants and their use, visit a waterfall and have a traditional meal prepared by the Shuars. Let us know, if you would like to join: firstname.lastname@example.org
On December 16th we will start an exciting adventure expedition to the mythical Cueva de los Tayos (“Cave of the Oil Birds”). The cave got famous through an expedition in 1976 which included astronaut Neil Armstrong. It is located in a Shuar community in Limón Indanza and the entrances are within the rainforest. The entrance we use is a 55 meter deep hole leading to 5 kilometers of passages and a spacious chamber. With a group of 6 persons going the price is $400 per person. Take a look at the itinerary here and write us, if you want to sign up: email@example.com.
Enjoy the amazon rainforest without engine noise and have a special adventure paddling with canoes through the flooded Amazon jungle. You will see amazing wildlife like monkeys, birds, snakes (anacondas, if you are lucky), sloths and whatever the jungle will bring. There is also an exciting night walk awaiting you to find huge insects like tarantulas, lobster grasshopper, frogs and reptiles. Look at the full itinerary here.
Join us the next Wednesdays for a trip to the Devil’s Nose! Your three-hour train ride will take you through some of the beautiful sights of the Andes mountains, with a stop to see indigenous dances included. But your day doesn’t end there! Next you’ll head to the largest and best-preserved ruins site in all of Ecuador – Ingapirca! For more details on the Devil’s Nose/Ingapirca tour, please see here.
On November 12th we offer the next Full Moon Horseback Riding Adventure. The tour starts at 4 PM from our office, from where you are going to take our private transport to the hacienda. Then you will pick the horse you are going to ride and after getting it saddled you start your ride through the night. After the adventure you take part in a fire ceremony, have some cheese and traditional Andean food as well as a glass of wine. Horses are limited, so let us know soon if you want be part of this experience.
This is an adventure trip to Baños de Ambato to enjoy the amazing waterfalls, the swing that will give a good adrenaline kick and ziplining over canyons for even more fun. The price is $280 per person (all included), if 3 person sign up. Possible starting date is between 28th of October and 4th of November. Write us, if you want to go on this great trip: info(at)arutamecotours.com