Travel Agency and Tour Operator in Misahualli | Tena | Napo | Ecuador
Misahualli | Tena | Napo | Ecuador
Calle Napo y José Tan dalia - primera planta
Email: selvaverde_sa@yahoo.com
Phone: 0998215710 | 062 890165
+593 99 821 5710

Vista Hermosa Lodge

Vista Hermosa Lodge
2 to 4 days
Description of the lodge
The Vista hermosa lodge is located in the community sector of Cachiwañuska 35 minutes from Puerto Misahualli river by canoe down the Napo river, or can also be reached by car.
The camp was constructed in a simple, local style with both material gathered from the jungle in a reasonable and sustainable way and material from the city.
The camping facilities are in a unique place in the Amazon region made for you and your family. There is electricity round the clock, hot showers, toilets, beautiful scenic views of the banks of the Napo River, a private beach, a botanical garden in an area of 2 hectares, birding trails, night walks, fishing for fun, a space for campfires at night, private parking and mobile phone signal for claro and movistar.
The site has a maximum capacity of 48 guests.
There are comfortable tents with mattresses, sheets, blankets and pillows in each 2-man tent.
There are special walks that depart from the cabins as well as trips to communities, an animal reserve, jungle hikes, waterfalls, tubing, rafting, nocturnal canoe trips, bird watching in lagoons, a butterfly garden, museums of ancient traps, artisanal chocolate making, ayahuasca rituals and shamanism.

Vista Hermosa Lodge Camping N.1 - 2 days / 1 night

Day 1: The tour begins at 9 am from Selvaverde Travel Agency. Then we travel by motorized canoe for 45 minutes until we reach Pusuno where we will hike in the jungle for three hours. The tour guide will teach us about species of trees, plants, palm trees, insects and birds. The highlight of the walk is seeing a giant ceiba tree. We will return by another path to the huts where we will have a delicious lunch. In the afternoon we will go on a short walk for two hours through a botanical garden. After our dinner, we will enjoy cocktails and a bonfire.

Day 2: We visit an indigenous family home in the community where we see how traditional chocolate, handicrafts and pottery is made, and watch people go panning for gold with wooden bowls. We then return to camp for lunch. In the afternoon we leave by motorized canoe to Misahualli, where the tour ends.

The price includes: Accommodation at the lodge, food, purified water 24 hours a day, the hike in the jungle and other activities, motorized river transport, rubber boots, a local bilingual guide, and all excursions and activities outlined in the programme.

Vista Hermosa Lodge Camping N. 2 - 1 Night / 2 days

1st Day: We leave Selvaverde travel agency at 8.30 am. Then we go by motorized canoe for 35 minutes until we get to Jatun Sacha Reserve where we will walk through primary rainforest on a tour of 5 hours. The guide will teach us about species of medicinal plants, ancient trees and palm trees and we will go bird watching. At noon we will have a delicious lunch. Then we continue on to the river where we will take a traditional canoe along the river Arajuno and will arrive 2 hours later at the Campo Cocha Bridge. We then travel by car to the banks of the river Napo where we cross by motorized canoe to the Vista Hermosa Lodge, where we camp for one night. We enjoy an evening of cocktails and dinner.

2nd Day: We travel by canoe for an hour to reach the island of monkeys, and then we visit the Amazoonico animal rescue center. On this walk of an hour and a half there is the possibility of seeing species of toucans, parrots, macaws, tapirs, capybaras, anaconda, turtles, caymans, wild cats, jungle cats, agouti, etc. After returning upstream to the lodge for a delicious lunch, in the afternoon we travel by canoe to Misahualli where the tour ends.

The price includes: Accommodation at the lodge, food, purified water 24 hours a day, the hike in the jungle and other activities, motorized river transport, rubber boots, a local bilingual guide, and all excursions and activities outlined in the programme.

Not included: 12% VAT, alcoholic beverages, rain ponchos and flashlights.

Vista Hermosa Lodge Camping N.1 - 2 nights / 3 days

1st Day: The tour starts at 8 am from Selvaverde Travel Agency. Then we go by motorised canoe for 35 minutes until we reach the Chichicorumi sector where we walk through primary rainforest for 5-6 hours. On this walk, the guide will teach us about species of medicinal plants, ancient trees and palm trees. We might see birds, insects, monkeys and peccary boars if we are lucky. At noon we will have a delicious lunch. Then we continue on until we get to the Arajuno River where we take a traditional canoe to navigate for two hours until we reach the Campo Cocha Bridge and the cabins. Finally we have dinner and rest.
 
2nd Day: We travel for 45 minutes to a Kichwa community where we present a typical ancestral dance. Shaman Ritual and healing traditions with medicinal plants, demonstration of typical food. Then do the tubing to the cabins. In the afternoon after our lunch there are two options. Short walk in the forest or visit a botanical garden where orchids, bromeliads, heliconias 18 species and varieties of plants are observed. After our campfire dinner and cocktail.
  
3rd Day: Navigating Arajuno an hour to the river and visit the rescue center Amazonian animals. On this tour there is the possibility of knowing species of toucans, parrots, macaws, monkeys, tapirs, capybaras, anaconda, turtles, alligators, ocelots, jungle cats, agouti, etc. After this tour an hour and a half return upstream to the cabins where we expect a delicious lunch. In the afternoon departure by canoe to Misahualli end of the tour.

The price includes. Accommodation at the lodge, food, purified water 24 hours a day, the hike in the jungle and other activities, motorized river transport, rubber boots, a local bilingual guide, and all excursions and activities outlined in the programme.

Not included. 12% VAT, alcoholic beverages, rain ponchos and flashlights.

Vista Hermosa Camping Camping N.2 - 2 nights / 3 days

1 Day: The tour starts at 8.30am from Selvaverde Travel Agency. Then we go by canoe down the Napo River and then walk for 15 minutes to a lagoon which we will explore to see prehistoric Hoatzin birds, other bird species and species of monkeys. Then we will go on a short walk in the jungle to the Napo River where we will go tubing down the river to the cabins. In the afternoon after our lunch we will travel by canoe to Chichicorumi where we will walk along a trail of ancestral hunting and fishing traps and practice using a blowgun. Then we return to the cabins for dinner and a night walk.

2 nd Day: We will walk through the jungle for 3 hours. On this tour the guide will teach us about species of plants, palm trees, insects and birds. The highlight of the walk is seeing a giant ceiba tree. We will return to the lodge by another path to have a delicious lunch. In the afternoon we will take a short 2-hour walk through a botanical garden where you can see orchids, bromeliads, 22 species of heliconias (Platanillos) and different varieties of medicinal plants. After our dinner we will make a campfire and have cocktails.

3 rd. Day: Very early in the morning we will go bird-watching. After our breakfast, we visit an indigenous family house in the community where we will observe the preparation of traditional chocolate, ceramics, handicrafts and panning for gold with wooden bowls. We return to the cabin for lunch. In the afternoon, we leave by motorized canoe and travel to Misahualli, where the tour ends.

The price includes: Accommodation at the lodge, food, purified water 24 hours a day, the hike in the jungle and other activities, motorized river transport, rubber boots, a local bilingual guide, and all excursions and activities outlined in the programme.

Not included. 12% VAT, alcoholic beverages, rain ponchos and flashlights.

Vista Hermosa Lodge, Camping - Tour 3 nights / 4 days

1st Day: The tour starts at 8 am from Selvaverde Travel Agency. Then we walk for 15 minutes to a lagoon which you can explore by traditional canoe to observe different species of birds, and monkeys. Then we go on a short hike in the jungle to the Napo River where we take a motorized canoe to a beautiful beach where we will have a delicious lunch. In the afternoon we will walk along a trail of ancestral hunting and fishing traps and practice using the blowpipe. We continue our journey by canoe to the cabins where we spend 3 nights. Finally, it’s time for dinner and a rest.

2nd Day: After our breakfast, we travel by canoe for two hours until the sector of Varadero. On the way, there is the possibility of seeing kingfishers, cormorants, herons and other bird species. Then we walk through the jungle for three hours. A highlight of the trek is seeing a giant ceiba tree and prehistoric Hoatzin birds. We return the river to have a delicious lunch. In the afternoon we return upstream for 3 hours until we reach the cabins. After our dinner, there will be a campfire and cocktails.

3rd Day: We travel by canoe for an hour until we get to the sector of Latas where we will go on a short walk for an hour and a half to the Umbuni waterfall. On this walk you will see different species of butterflies, depending on the time of year. When we arrive at the waterfall we will take a refreshing swim in the natural pool. Back at the Napo River, we have lunch on a beach. In the evening we go tubing. After dinner there is the possibility of a night walk.

4th Day: We go by canoe for 25 minutes until we get to the Jatun Sacha reserve where we go on a walk for 3 hours through primary rainforest. On the way, we might see toucans and other bird species. Then we return to the cabins for a delicious lunch. In the afternoon we leave for Misahualli where the tour ends.

The price includes: Accommodation at the lodge, food, purified water 24 hours a day, the hike in the jungle and other activities, motorized river transport, rubber boots, a local bilingual guide, and all excursions and activities outlined in the programme.

Not included: 12% VAT, alcoholic beverages, rain ponchos and flashlights.