Cristalino Jungle Lodge

  • From $1,645 USD
    5 Days
  • When To Go

    Jan - Apr, Jul - Dec
    May - Jun
  • Passions

    Wildlife Viewing
  • Activity Level

    Relaxed
  • Trip Type

    Independent

Highlights

  • Search for diverse and unique flora and fauna
  • Explore the endless trails and abundant waterways of Cristalino
  • Enjoy views of the jungle canopy from a 50-meter-high Canopy Tower

Designed for nature lovers, this Brazil tour takes you into the heart of the Amazon to Cristalino Jungle Lodge. Recognized for its exemplary commitment to sustainability and Brazilian authenticity, Cristalino provides an oasis of comfort in the midst of a pristine jungle wilderness. Throughout your Brazil Amazon trip, immerse yourself in the diverse flora and fauna of this important region as you enjoy the many activities available at Cristalino Lodge.

Day 1

Arrive Alta Floresta | Transfer to the Amazon Rainforest

Upon arrival in Alta Floresta in the afternoon, meet with your guide and be transferred to secluded Cristalino Jungle Lodge. The transfer takes about 3 hours, half by car, half by boat. At the Amazon lodge you are welcomed and introduced to the grounds and accommodations that you call 'home' for the next few days. Get settled into your bungalow and bask in the tranquil jungle setting before enjoying a typical Brazilian dinner and briefing from staff about the Amazon adventures for the next few days.

Days 2-4

  • Hotel
  • 3 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 3 Dinners

Cristalino Jungle Lodge

Cristalino is a nature lovers paradise, designated by the Brazilian Ministry of the Environment as a vital conservation area. It is home to a vast and exotic myriad of plant and animal life, and offers guests an incredible vantage point from which to observe and learn about Brazilian biodiversity. With 30 km of trails and abundant waterways winding through the 28,167 acre private reserve, nature-oriented activities at the lodge abound. During your stay, participate in a number of guided Amazon tours, hikes, and boat trips:

- Ficus Trail: highlighting giant Ficus trees
- Taboca Trail: seasonally flooded forest great for monkey observation
- Saleiro House Trail: leading to a rustic tree house in an area frequented by large jungle mammals such as the tapir, collared peccary, giant anteater, and southern tamandua
- Brazilian Nut Trail: passes through groves of imposing Brazilian nut trees
- Sierra Trail: featuring drier, deciduous forest, beautiful hillside vistas, and native orchids
- Teles Pires Island: great for observing native parakeets, parrots, macaws, and wood storks
- Caja Trail: leading to a popular site for primate observation due to the abundance of caja fruit coveted by brown capuchin and red-nose saki monkeys
- Scenery Trail: reputed as the most beautiful trail on the reserve, rich in rare flowers and stunning vistas
- Cristalino River: relaxing canoe trips provide opportunity to view shore-dwelling birds, ducks, and monkeys
- Cocoa Trail: lined by native cocoa trees popular with various rare bird species as well as anteaters, monkeys, and armadillos
- Tapiri Trail: highlighting the white-whiskered spider monkey, the symbol of the Cristalino State Park
- Canopy Tower: 50-meter-high platform offering a stunning, one-of-a-kind vantage point of the jungle below

Take advantage of Cristalino's unique setting, alternating between leisure time at the lodge and activities throughout the reserve. Each day enjoy typical Brazilian breakfasts, lunches, and dinners prepared at the lodge restaurant.

Day 5

  • Breakfast, Lunch

Depart Alta Floresta

After breakfast, transfer back to Alta Floresta and have lunch before your flight.

$1,645
Tour Cost
$1,645
Total Cost (USD)

Notes

$320 - $400 single supplement

Rate based on Standard Rooms. Extra nights and upgrade accommodations are available.

Save up to 15%
Green Season Savings - Book a four-or-more night stay by May 20 and travel before May 31 to receive a 15% discount. Book a three night stay and save 10%.
April 1 - May 31, 2016
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Included

  • 4 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 4 Dinners
  • 4 Nights Accommodations
    • 4 Nights Lodge
  • 4 Days Locally Hosted Guide Service
  • Both International Arrival and Departure Transfers are included.
  • Park Entrance Fee
    • Conservation Fee included in tour cost

Excluded

  • International Flights

Recommended Budgeting

  • $160 Brazil Visa Fee
    • Brazil visa must be obtained prior to travel