Day 1: Arrival and Welcome 🛬 🌺
Upon arrival at the Calanoa Natural Reserve, marvel at the exotic garden, lush palm trees, and the vibrant Amazon River teeming with wildlife. Relax in our hammocks and soak in the beauty of the jungle.
Day 2: Tikuna Community & Jungle Adventure 🌿 🛶
Visit a Tikuna community in the morning to learn about their unique way of life. In the afternoon, hike through the Calanoa Reserve and Amacayacu National Park. Paddle back to the lodge in a canoe and enjoy a thrilling night walk.
Day 3: Mocagua Island & Dolphin Watching 🌴 🐬
Explore Mocagua Island and its diverse flora and fauna. After lunch, head to the Peruvian Amazon River margin for dolphin watching and a stunning sunset.
Day 4: Vista Alegre & Milciades Garden 🇵🇪 🌺
Visit Vista Alegre, a community near the Peruvian border, and explore the lakes teeming with wildlife. Learn about traditional forest cultivation and the healing power of plants at Milciades garden.
Day 5: Bird Watching & Leticia Departure 🦜 🛥
Start the day with bird watching before heading back to Leticia by public boat. Visit the Ethnographic Museum or head straight to the airport.
Exceptional Amazon Adventure with Calanoa Amazonas Ecolodge
Guides and English Translator
At Calanoa, our fantastic and knowledgeable indigenous guides ensure an authentic and unforgettable Amazon adventure. If you require an English translator, they can be booked for an additional USD $70.00 per day, per group. Please note that due to travel time, our guides can only be hired for a minimum of 2 days per group.
Unique Cabins: Artistic Design Meets Jungle Comfort
Calanoa Amazonas Ecolodge is a boutique hotel with only seven artistically designed cabins by Diego Samper. These masterpieces provide a comfortable and beautiful experience, making you feel like you're sleeping in the jungle surrounded by trees. Choose from:
Mirití, Caraná e Iraka: River-front Cabins
These three river-front cabins offer two floors, a private bathroom, and a private deck overlooking the Amazon River. Wake up to the soothing sounds of the river and immerse yourself in the beauty of the Amazon.
Toé: Master Cabin
The master cabin features three levels, an internal garden, a private bathroom, and a large deck overlooking the jungle. For an additional $25.00 USD per guest per night, indulge in the deluxe version of this exquisite cabin and make your stay even more memorable.
Arazá: Junior Suite
Perfect for honeymooners or couples, the junior suite offers stunning river views and a unique design with nautical details. Feel as if you're sleeping in a boat-like structure amidst the jungle. The junior suite has an extra cost of $15.00 USD per guest per night.
Yai: Tree Cabin
Experience the sensation of sleeping in the treetops with our tree cabin. Featuring two separate one-level suites with a private bathroom and a queen bed, wake up surrounded by birds, butterflies, and monkeys in this extraordinary accommodation.
Acapú: Accessible Forest View Cabin
Designed with elderly visitors or those with limitations in mind, the Acapú cabin provides easy access, ample room, and a balcony with a view of the forest. Enjoy the tranquility and beauty of the Amazon in this comfortable and accessible cabin.
Choose the perfect cabin for your Amazon adventure and let Travel Differently and Calanoa Amazonas Ecolodge make your stay an exceptional experience. 😊
Local Cuisine: A Celebration of Amazonian Flavors
We take pride in serving local foods, many of which are grown in our own garden. Our dishes combine traditional cooking methods with a creative touch to enhance your dining experience. We can accommodate various dietary preferences and needs, including vegetarians, vegans, and guests with food intolerances.
Getting to Calanoa and Back to Leticia
Three options to reach Calanoa Amazonas Ecolodge:
- Private transportation: Private speed boat service, including airport transfers.
- Public speed boat: Shared with the local community.
- Calanoa shuttle: Service available with 4 or more guests.
Activities: Tailored to Your Interests and Stay Length 🎣 🎨
Personalize your adventure with options like kayaking, hiking, piranha fishing, workshops, and more. For an additional cost, enjoy shaman rituals, El Vergel children's choir, Puerto Nariño, and custom trips.
How to get to Calanoa ?
Calanoa is in the Upper Amazon, 60 km from Leticia, 1,100 km (two hours flight) from Bogota, Colombia, 310 km from Iquitos, Peru, 1,160 km from Manaus, Brazil, 3,360 km from the mouth of the Amazon in the Atlantic Ocean and 3,660 km from its source in the Andes mountains. It is easily accessible from Leticia by transport services in public and private boats.
From Bogotá you can fly to Leticia with Latam, Avianca, or Viva Air. Calanoa is next to the Amacayacu Park and the journey from the Leticia Port takes an hour and a half. From the airport to the port it is only 5 minutes by taxi. At the port you board a public or a private boat for an hour and a half to the Calanoa reserve. The boat you choose depends on your budget, your flight’s arrival time, and the size of your group.
Join us for a life-changing Amazon Adventure at the Calanoa Amazonas Ecolodge. Book now and start your journey! 🌎 🌳 😊