DAY 01- Meeting of the Waters
Pick up at 07:30 am. Boarding to the regional boat (with cabins), heading to the meeting of the rivers and start having information about the environment. Our Amazonian naturalist guide is going to show you exclusively the ecosystems of Igapó (flooded jungle with black water) and Várzea (flooded jungle with silt water), we may reach to Ariaú river, (Lunch at 12:30h). In the afternoon we do explore with canoes to observe the wildlife and fabulous trees, integrating specific species such as Giant Kapok Tree (Ceiba pentandra), Water Lilies (Victoria amazonica), White-fronted Capuchin Monkey (Cebus albifrons), Squirrel Monkey (Saimiri cassiquiarensis), Red Howler Monkey (Alouatta seniculus), Sloth (Bradypus tridactyllus) and plenty of birds. Dinner at 07:00 pm, night tour for nocturnal wildlife. Overnight
DAY 02- Wired-tailed Manaquins
Canoe trip at 05:40h, best time for birds & monkeys. Breakfast at 08:30h am, then morning for swimming with the dolphins (an instructive play). Travel to reach to the Village Airão, where we visit the Waimiri Indians handcrafts store. On the way we do spot for Wire-tailed Manaquin (Pipra filicauda), Night Monkey (Aotus vociferans) and Tarantula (Giant Spider). Overnight!
DAY 03- Monkeys of the Rainforest
Breakfast at 06:30h, morning jungle trekking for exploring medicinal plants, ecological interactions, direct observation for wildlife such as Amazonian Monkeys: Golden-faced Saki (Pithecia chrysocephala), Guianan red Howler (Alouatta macconnelli), Tamarin (Saguinus midas), Spider monkey (Ateles paniscus), Brown Capuchin Monkey (Sapajus apella), Guianan Squirrel Monkey (Saimiri sciureus), Walking has emphasis on diversity of the pristine jungle. Lunch at 12:30h, in the afternoon we do a canoe trip for Toucans, Parrots & Macaws. Dinner will be served at 07:00 pm, Overnight!
Day 04- Birdwatching by Canoe Paddles
At 05:40h departure by canoes for birdwatching, exploring the flooded forest and sighting for wildlife, nice environment to observe beautiful birds such as Woodpeckers, Macaws, Toucans and beautiful epiphytes (Orchids & Bromeliads). Breakfast will be at 08:30h, then we heading to a small river for exploring with canoes the wildlife: Mammals, birds, plants and search for Giant-river Otters over here. Overnight!
DAY 05- Golden-backed Uacari Monkeys
Breakfast at 07:00h, Jungle hiking on the land of Golden-backed Uacari Monkey (Cacajao melanocephalus) hot spot, emphasis in ethnobotany such as: Astrocaryum, Endopleura, Anacardium, Protium, Palicourea. Lunch at 12:30h, in the afternoon we are going to explore by canoe paddles to the creeks for wildlife. Overnight!
DAY 06- Indigenous People`s Villages
At 05:50h am tour for wildlife, canoing exploring through the flooded forest and making direct observation about the environment. Breakfast at 08:30h am, then we travel to the Indian tribe to see rituals performed by the Amerindians. Lunch about 12:30h, then heading on the way back to Manaus to reach about 04:30h pm
Mammals Expedition 08 Days 07 Nights