4 Day Amazon Exploration: Search for the Pink Dolphin Cruise

Departs

  • Jul 25, 2014
  • Aug 01, 2014
  • Aug 08, 2014
  • Aug 15, 2014
  • Aug 22, 2014
  • Aug 29, 2014
  • Sep 05, 2014
  • Sep 12, 2014
  • Sep 19, 2014
  • Sep 26, 2014
  • Oct 03, 2014
  • Oct 10, 2014
  • Oct 17, 2014
  • Oct 24, 2014
  • Oct 31, 2014
  • Nov 07, 2014
  • Nov 14, 2014
  • Nov 21, 2014
  • Nov 28, 2014
  • Dec 05, 2014
  • Dec 12, 2014
  • Dec 19, 2014
  • Dec 26, 2014

Private Independent Travel

Day 1

    Quito / Coca / Napo River / Yasuni National Park

    Arrive in Coca and transfer to the docks to embark on a motorized canoe. Navigate down the river for about 80 minutes before meeting the M/V Manatee.

    Immediately after boarding the M/V Manatee, begin to navigate downstream. Settle in to your cabin and familiarize yourself with the ship as you sail. In the evening, disembark and take an evening walk to experience the forest's nocturnal activity.

    Day 2

      Sani Warmi / Observation Tower

      Visit the Sani Warmi Kichwa Interpretation Center and sit with a group of Kichwa women. Learn about their customs, cuisine, and everyday life. In the afternoon, visit an observation tower which is 100-feet high and was built against a giant kapok tree. From the top of the tower, admire the unique perspective of the forest, looming over the treetops and the greatness of the Amazon Basin.

      Day 3

        Yasuni National Park / Yakukawsay

        Enjoy breakfast on board before setting out on a morning walk in Yasuni National Park. Seek out the secret to Amazonia's amazing biodiversity and follow your naturalist guides, learning about the wonders of the floral and faunal communities which make it so special.

        After lunch, stop at the Yakukawsay Kichwa Interpretation Center and end with a fascinating evening walk through the forest.

        Day 4

          Fly to Quito

          In the morning, disembark the M/V Manatee and transfer back by motorized canoe to Coca before catching your flight back to Quito.
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          $750$880$1,325
          Please note not included:
          - Roundtrip airfare Quito-Coca (approx $170, subject to change)
          - Entrance fees (approx $55, subject to change)

          Special Childrens Fare: Child under the age of 12 sharing with parents fare is only $415

          Cruise dates: Additional dates are available, this cruise departs every Friday

          This Program Includes:
          - Transportation from the airport to the Manatee Amazon Explorer
          - Accomodation
          - All meals
          - Guided excursions
          - River and lagoon exploration
          - Swimming
          - Birdwatching
          - Rainforest hikes
          - Visits to local communities
          - Informative talks and conferences

          Program does not include:
          - Airfare for the route Quito – Coca – Quito
          - Community visits fee
          - Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
          - Tips and gratuities
          - Personal Expenses
          - Any other service not mentioned herein

          Deposit & Payment

          Initial deposit is $400, and most travelers will call our office and pay the deposit with a credit card. We accept Visa, Mastercard, AmEx, and Discover. Alternatively, you can send a check to our Missoula, Montana, office or register online at: https://www.adventure-life.com/forms/register

          Final payment is due 100 days prior to departure.

          Final payment by bank transfer, check or Visa, Mastercard, Discover, or Amex. Credit Card payments subject to 3% convenience fee and maximum $15,000 charge.

          Booking last minute? No problem! Please contact one of our trip planners, and we can get you on your way if booking less than 100 days prior to departure.

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          Cancellation Policy

          Days Prior to departureFee
          90 days or more$250
          89-60 days55% trip cost
          59-0 days100% trip cost