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  • Adventure levelMedium/High
  • Deep AmazonYes
  • Access fromCoca
  • Native CommunityQuichua

Highlights of Napo Cultural Center

  • The Napo Cultural Center Lodge boasts an amazing location inside Yasuni National Park, the most biodiverse ecosystem on the planet.
  • In just one Yasuni hectare, one can find more species of organisms than in the entire European continent! The national park is home to a third of all Amazonian mammals, including a staggering 60% of all New World wild cats, 106 reptiles, and 610 species of bird; as well as more than 4000 species of plants.
  • A visit to the Napo Cultural Center is a true cultural experience, where you stay in the Anangu community, sharing daily life with the locals who keep authentic age-old customs alive.
  • Your stay at the lodge helps the Anangu people to improve their living standards, with better access to healthcare, education & clean energy sources, and at the same time helps them to protect their environment.
  • Napo Cultural Center offers spacious, modern accommodation, and first-class service. The lodge restaurant serves delicious, traditional cuisine.

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Napo Cultural Center

Itineraries and pricing 2019

Browse through the different logde itineraries below by clicking on each one.

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  • Mini Suite$687Per person
  • Standard$603Per person

Itinerary for 3 days

  • DAY 1Trip to Coca, comfortable canoe-ride from Coca to Napo Cultural Center. Afternoon Amazon exploration. Optional: Kayaking.
  • DAY 2Visit Kuri Muyu interpretation Center to learn about Kichwa culture. Afternoon canoe on the Añangu stream & canopy observation tower. Traditional jungle meal for dinner.
  • DAY 3Optional early morning Wayusa Ceremony & dream interpretation. Check out and return by canoe to Coca city.

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  • Mini Suite$833Per person
  • Standard$730Per person

Itinerary for 4 days

  • DAY 1Trip to Coca, a comfortable canoe- ride from Coca to Napo Cultural Center. Afternoon Amazon exploration. Optional: Kayaking.
  • DAY 2Visits to the Yasuní parrot clay lick, and the Kuri Muyu interpretation Center to learn about Kichwa culture. Afternoon trek to the canopy observation tower. Night catamaran ride to hear local legends and chants.
  • DAY 3Visit to sustainable projects in the community. Walk the Mama-Kuna road for wildlife spotting. Afternoon canoe on the Añangu stream. Traditional jungle meal for dinner. Nocturnal walk looking for reptiles, insects, night mammals.
  • DAY 4Optional early morning Wayusa Ceremony & dream interpretation. Check out and return by canoe to Coca city.

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  • Mini Suite$981Per person
  • Standard$861Per person

Itinerary for 5 days

  • DAY 1Trip to Coca, comfortable canoe-ride from Coca to Napo Cultural Center. Afternoon Amazon exploration. Optional: Kayaking.
  • DAY 2Visit to sustainable projects in the community. Walk the Mama-Kuna road for wildlife spotting. Afternoon canoe on the Añangu stream. Nocturnal walk looking for reptiles, insects, night mammals.
  • DAY 3Visits to the Yasuní parrot clay lick, and the Kuri Muyu interpretation Center to learn about Kichwa culture. Afternoon trek to the canopy observation tower. Night catamaran ride to hear local legends and chants.
  • DAY 4Forest trek along the Samona Trail searching for rainforest flora & fauna. Afternoon wildlife spotting from a different canopy tower. Traditional jungle meal for dinner.
  • DAY 5Optional early morning Wayusa Ceremony & dream interpretation. Check out and return by canoe to Coca city.

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Trip itineraries

This is a sample itinerary, subject to change due to climate and security conditions and interests or groups.

Changes and additions will be made in order to maximize wildlife sightings, cultural exchange and community with the stay in a biologically rich region such as the Yasuni National Park.

Accommodation and facilities

  • cabinsCabins: twin, double, triple and quadruple accommodations.
  • private bathroomPrivate bathroom: Yes.
  • showersShowers: Yes – hot water.
  • mosquito netsMosquito nets: Yes.
  • electricityElectricity: 24-hour un-interrupted electricity
  • bootsBoots / Rain ponchos: Provided by lodge staff

Inclusions

  • River transportation Coca – Napo Cultural Center – Coca.
  • Accommodation and meals as per itinerary.
  • Entrance fee to parrot clay licks.
  • Community Guide & English speaking guide.
  • Activities and visits as per itinerary.
  • Yasuni National Park entrance.

Exclusions

  • Return airfare Quito / Coca / Quito (approx. $262 – subject to change. Ask your sales person for a quote).
  • Single supplement.
  • Alcoholic / Soft drinks.
  • Tips, Internet, Laundry services.
  • Personal Expenses.
  • Private guides or private canoe available upon request.

Access – transportation

  • Napo Cultural Center is located on the banks of the Napo River. After a thirty-minute flight to Coca (approx. $262).
  • Visitors will board motorized canoes that navigate two hours downstream to our destination, the Añangu community and the lodging quarters of Napo Cultural Center.

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