Sacred Earth Travel - Sustainable Nature and Adventure Travel


Ceiba Tops Jungle Lodge 5day / 4night program

Day 1 - Iquitos / Ceiba Tops

Ceiba Tops Lodge - Luxury Jungle Lodge near IquitosReception at the airport or hotel, brief city orientation and transfer to the Explorama dock. Twenty-five mile journey down the Amazon River to Ceiba Tops where private rooms with air conditioning provide Amazon adventure in luxury. Afternoon hike in the beautiful primary rainforest reserve surrounding Ceiba Tops that includes many huge trees festooned with epiphytes. After dinner enjoy local flute or guitar music at the "El Tucan" Bar or the guides are always ready to relate some of the many legends of the Amazon forest.
Lunch, Dinner Overnight Ceiba Tops

Day 2 - Ceiba Tops / Explorama Lodge / Ceiba Tops

Early morning birding excursion. After breakfast board boats to continue down the Amazon River to the rustic Explorama Lodge and hike the "Bushmaster Trail" where scientific studies by the Missouri Botanical Gardens have found the world's highest biodiversity of trees per square hectare. Continue on to visit a small village of Yagua Indians where your guide will explain their culture and how it has been affected by the passing of time. There will be an opportunity to trade for or purchase some of their local crafts and for a demonstration of the use of the blowgun which some of the Yagua elders still use for hunting. After lunch walk along a local Amazon River trail stopping at a "ribereños" house, corner store and sugar cane rum factory. Return by boat to Ceiba Tops.
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner - Overnight Ceiba Tops

Day 3 - Ceiba Tops

Early morning birding. Morning boat excursion to "Monkey Island", a private reserve where more than five species of tropical primates including small tamarins, saki, titi and large woolly monkeys are protected. Afternoon boating excursion in search of sloth, found in Cecropia trees at the water’s edge, and the two species of freshwater river dolphin, pink and grey, found in Amazonian waters. Weather permitting, enjoy a beautiful Amazonian sunset on the river.
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner - Overnight Ceiba Tops

Day 4 - Ceiba Tops / Canopy Walkway / Ceiba Tops

Canopy Walkway-the best way to get a birdseye view of the rainforestEarly morning departure from Ceiba Tops by boat to the narrow motorcar crossing connecting the Amazon and Napo Rivers to continue by boat to ExplorNapo Lodge for breakfast. Hike to the spectacular Canopy Walkway spanning over 500 meters (one-third of a mile), connected by tree platforms, and reaching a height of over 35 meters (115 feet) but accessible without any type of climbing skill or equipment. After lunch, visit the "ReNuPeRu" Ethnobotanical Garden where over 240 medicinal plants are cultivated by a local shaman who will explain the nature of Amazonian natural healing and the uses of some of the plants. Return to Ceiba Tops in time to enjoy the pool or hammocks before dinner.
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner - Overnight Ceiba Tops

Day 5 - Ceiba Tops / Iquitos

Boating or walking excursion to further enjoy the rainforest surrounding Ceiba Tops, or if you prefer, time to relax at the hammock house or enjoy the pool and lodge gardens. Afternoon journey back to Iquitos and on to the airport or to a local hotel.
Breakfast, Lunch (if departure flight permits)


Packages in 2017 2018
5d/4n Package US$932 US$960
4d/3n Package US$802 US$826
Single SupplementUS$30 p/n US$30p/n
Additional nights    
at Ceiba Tops:US$140 US$140
Explorama Lodge:US$120 US$120
ExplorNapo Lodge & ACTS Field Station: US$120 US$120

Singles supplement for extra nights is $30 at Ceiba Lodge and $25 at the other lodges.

Prices are per person based on double occupancy.

Due to the everchanging nature of the rainforest, day-by-day activities may vary due to local conditions.

For further information or booking inquiries please contact Sacred Earth