Exploring the Amazon | Napo Wildlife Center

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Napo Wildlife Center

6 days / 5 nights

Join us on a thrilling 4-day expedition into the heart of the Amazon rainforest with Napo Wildlife Center. The lodge within the Yasuni National Park is the base for an ultimate wildlife adventure as you explore the breathtaking park, recognized as one of the most biodiverse places on the planet. Experience the thrill of canoeing along winding rivers and trekking through lush jungle trails, where you'll discover a world of fascinating creatures, including playful monkeys, exotic birds, and even the elusive jaguar. With the guidance of knowledgeable indigenous guides, you'll gain insight into the unique cultural and ecological significance of this extraordinary ecosystem. Napo Wildlife Center is an award-winning project run and owned by the local community, providing them with resources and alternatives to preserve their way of life and this precious habitat.

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Starting Price per person

Silver | $ 1778pp
Upgrade to a Suite for $ 280 per person/ program


The Ecuadorian Amazon Rainforest & Yasuni National Park

Highlights & Activities

Explore the Amazon rainforest and spot unique wildlife, explore the forest from towers, kayaking, fishing and hiking

Physical Level

Easy to Moderate Hiking


Arrive in Quito and take a private transfer to your hotel to prepare for the adventures that await you. The following day, a short flight to El Coca and a 90 minutes canoe ride will take you to Napo Wildlife Center where you'll set off on a four-day expedition to explore the captivating Amazon region. Traverse the intricate river mazes in motorized canoes and kayaks in search of elusive caymans, giant otters, and playful pink dolphins, or the lodge clay licks where hundreds of colorful parrots and macaws feast daily. Immerse yourself in the lush "terra-firme" forest, spot the majestic giant sequoias, and witness the acrobatic monkeys swinging through the treetops. Marvel at the sight of, and discover the infinite variety of orchids and insects that call this jungle home.

6 days itinerary including pre and post-arrangements in Quito

Safari-style adventure exploring the rainforest, lakes, and rivers by kayaking, canoeing, and hiking while encountering unique wildlife


Exploring the Amazon

staterooms and cabins
staterooms and cabins
staterooms and cabins
staterooms and cabins
staterooms and cabins
staterooms and cabins
staterooms and cabins


Our unforgettable journeys

6 days / 5 nights: Daily

Day 1

Arrive in Quito and transfer to the airport area for overnight. Briefing by your guide about the next day's adventure.

Day 2

Depart for the airport and board a flight to El Coca in the Amazon Region. Following a 90 minutes canoe ride across the Napo River, then travel by canoe to Napo Wildlife Center in the Yasuni National Park. Upon arrival, the staff will be waiting to welcome and assist you. After a satisfying lunch, venture out to explore the forest and acclimate to the surroundings. As the sun sets, embrace the symphony of the jungle during an enchanting night walk.

Day 3 - 4

Explore through hiking, kayaking, and canoeing. The stay includes two daily excursions in search of elusive pink dolphins, caymans, macaws, playful monkeys, and diverse wildlife. Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of the Amazonian communities and learn from their millennia-old knowledge

Day 5

Depart early in the morning and cross the Napo River to reach El Coca airport in time for your flight to Quito. Upon arrival, your guide will be waiting to provide a private transfer to a hotel located in the airport area for overnight.

Day 6

Transfer to the airport on time for your departing flight.

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Where do we stay?

City Hotel | Room
Quito Wyndham Quito Airport | Deluxe Rooms
Amazon Rainforest Napo Wildlife Center | Deluxe Rooms


Additional information


The expertise of our Local Advisors

All ground private English-speaking guides, transportation, and airport transfers

All Accommodations with daily breakfast and 3 nights in Sacha Lodge with full-board, sightseeing, visits, and entrance fees

Snacks and bottled water during transfers


Air fare from Quito to El Coca US$ 250pp (spaces secured by Wayra Routers)

Meals or activities not detailed in your itinerary

Meals or activities not detailed in your itinerary

Tips and gratuities or personal expenses

Alcoholic beverages

International air tickets or trip insurance