3 Days Nature tour itinerary for Iquitos & Nauta: Catch Feisty Piranhas & Seek The Abundant Wildlife
Escape into a mysterious world of unexpected adventures in the jungles of the Peruvian Basin of Amazon. Track river dolphins and learn survival skills from the locals. Go boating & piranha fishing, do a jungle trek and catch a glimpse of giant lilies.
Enjoy a pick-up by your Amazon tour guide from the hotel or from the airport.
Drive for 1.5 hours to Nauta city.
From the city, travel for another 2 hours by boat to reach the Amazon Lodge.
Navigate the Marañon River to the Amazon and Rio Ucayali, where the lodge is located, in a protected area along the Yanayacu River.
Have a meal and then start your first excursion by boat.
Track and observe the river dolphins.
After dinner, go for a night walk in the rainforest.
Search for night wildlife like snakes, frogs, spiders and much more.
Learn jungle survival skills
Start your day early around 6 o'clock in the morning.
Enjoy the sunrise and look for colourful birds and monkeys.
Head back to the lodge and enjoy breakfast.
Enjoy your second excursion which will be a jungle trek.
Walk in the primary forest and you will have the chance to spot wildlife, and your Amazon tour guide will share his knowledge of the wide variety of medical plants.
Learn some basic survival skills in the jungle, like finding food and water.
In the afternoon, travel by boat to the Yanayacu River and search for sloths, macaws and different types of monkeys, etc. You will also pass by two beautiful lakes.
At night, you will have a boat excursion to search for caimans as they are active during the night.
catch piranhas for lunch
After breakfast, you will travel to a beautiful lake area, where you can find the famous giant water lilies.
Fish for piranhas, the most dangerous fish in the amazon river and if you are lucky to catch one, you can have it prepared for your lunch.
After lunch, you will take the boat and the transport will take you back to the airport or your hotel in Iquitos.
Transport to and from the airport.
Private English speaking Amazon guide.
Your choice of excursions.
Flight to Iquitos.
Drinks or any liquors.
Includes all in Amazon (all transfers, lodging, meals, private guide, excursions customized to your liking, gear such as jungle boots, WiFi, entrance fees, conservation fees, port taxes, etc.).
The Amazon is home to two species of river dolphins.
The entire trip you will be surrounded by an amazing display of nature, with its animals, trees and water plants.
The Amazon jungle tours will take you on a journey that you will never forget.
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