Pacaya Samiria National Reserve 2023-10-27T14:05:40+00:00

Pacaya Samiria National Reserve Tour 2 nights / 3 days

Pacaya Samiria National Reserve: A Wild Amazon Odyssey

Nestled deep within the heart of the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve, this 2-night, 3-day tour is not for the faint of heart; it’s for the truly adventurous, the seekers of the extraordinary. Our journey takes you into the wild, into a realm where the programs are as untamed as the creatures they introduce you to. And let us assure you, every challenging step is more than worthwhile.

As you venture into this pristine wilderness, you’ll discover an incredible variety of Amazonian life. Whether your passion is ornithology, wildlife conservation, or simply witnessing exotic and rare creatures in their natural habitat, this itinerary promises an adventure like no other. Birds, fish, reptiles, and amphibians, each with a story to tell and a role to play in this complex ecosystem, are yours to encounter.

But what sets the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve apart is not just its wildlife; it’s the breathtaking natural beauty that envelops you at every turn. The reserve is a sanctuary of biodiversity, a haven for species found nowhere else. With lush rainforests, winding waterways, and vibrant flora, it’s a canvas painted by nature herself.

While this tour offers a condensed experience, it’s a chance to challenge yourself and disconnect in one of the Amazon’s most stunning locations. Here, the mighty Amazon River flows through the heart of the reserve, offering an unforgettable backdrop for your adventure.

Please note, this tour is designed for a minimum of two people, ensuring you have a companion to share in the awe-inspiring moments. If you’re a solo traveler, don’t hesitate to contact us for a customized journey into the wild.

The Pacaya Samiria National Reserve is not just a destination; it’s an experience that immerses you in the essence of the Amazon. It’s an opportunity to witness the world as it was before human hands touched it, and to be a part of the ongoing effort to protect and preserve this extraordinary natural wonder. Come, discover the wild side of the Amazon with us.

Day 1

Reception at the airport or hotel and then go directly to the city of Nauta private car.

Then we take the typical motor boat called pequepeque to navigate 5 hours approximately to get the first control of the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve.

During the ride you can see the two species of the momol called pink dolphins and the gray dolphins and a lot of variety of birds such as parrot, macaws, toucans haws, flightcatchers, king-fisher and herons,etc.

Finally arriving at the base camp to sleep one night there and make some coordination for the rest of the adventures in the reserve…

*lunch/ and then a short hike to recognize the area.

*Dinner /then short  nocturnal activity to see some creatures such tarantulas, frogs, boas noctural, noctural monkeys and snake, rracums, fireflies and the jungle silfony.

Day 2

Breakfast at 8:am

Optional if you want to wake up early in the morning just coordinate with your guide to see sun-rise and a lot birds early.

And then get ready to keep looking for more wildlife.

We’ll see different species of monkeys, birds, sloth, tamanduas, parrots, macaws, toucans, rivers otters, wood-peckers and much more during the hike and also you will see many different varieties of medicine plants and learn about their uses such as:

-Cat-glow vine.
-Hubos three.
-capynuri three(maquira)
-oje three(insipida)
-renaquilla vine.
-caña agre.
-chiri sanango.
-Ayahuasca vine.
-Ayahuma three.
-Motelo sanango.

Everyone will get their own explanations  by your natural bilingual tour guide.

1pm lunch in the base camp.

3pm leaving from the base camp to keep the rest of our experience in the zone of pacaya samiria and making camp in diffrents part of the zone in order to see alot wildlife and making activities during the days and night to see animals in theirs own habitat.

During the rest of the day that you are going to stay in this zone you will do different explorations in lakes and creaks to see much more wildlife.

Yu might see Howler monkeys, capuchin monkeys the two species brown and white one pygmi marmoset monkeys, river otters, river turtles and also many different kinds of jungle birds.

If you are super lucky you may see tapirs, capibaras, paccaris and even jaguars.

# Right after Dinner…

You can see alot caiman (Amazon crocodiles), buos, aves nocturnal, boas arborico, noctunal monkeys,etc.

In that way you will keep doing the rest of the activities in the reserve zone, visiting beautifull places such as lakes in order to get some sport fishing to get piranhas, barracudas, cat-fish and many others.

Day 3

Finally finishing our tour:


And getting already our stuff to get along trip and having lunch on the boat and keep navigating until we get to Nauta city at 4pm and then Iquitos city at 6pm

TRIP COST $180 per day per person….


Professional bi-lingual guide (english/spanish)
Private transfer from airport or accommodation.
All ground transportation needed.
All boat transportations needed.
Typically village house accommodation.
All meals (Breakfast, lunch, Dinner)
Purified water.
First aid.
Rubber boats.
All camping equipment.
All fishing equipment.
Camping tent.
Sleeping bags.
Individual mattresses.
Antiophidic serum for snake venem.

Not included:
Alcoholic drinks.


star rating  We spend 4 days and 3 nights with our local guide Edgar, and he is definitely a professional! We feel so lucky to have him in our trip, he knows... read more

Tia D
February 1, 2020

star rating  I want to recommend everyone of Edgar's teips to the jungle. we went for a 3 days. everything was very organized.the food was really delicious. he showed us all the... read more

Barak R
June 1, 2020

star rating  We are back in the Netherlands after a very nice trip through Peru. As part of this trip, we spent five days in the jungle in the Pacaya Samiria nature... read more

February 11, 2020

star rating  Had such a great time exploring the Amazon river and its tributaries. Saw a ton of wildlife from caiman, sloths, river dolphins, capybaras, to tons of different birds including prehistoric... read more

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October 21, 2022

star rating  We were on a 3 days trip. Edgar was our guide. The trip was planned well. We did piranhas fishing, boat trip all over the Amazonas river. The food they... read more

Sophie Kaufman
May 1, 2020

star rating  Edgar is a wonderful tour guide and incredibly knowledgable. He was able to show us so much wildlife and teach us a bit about the jungle. I also was really... read more

November 3, 2021

star rating  We've been with Edgar for some days and the experience was amazing. Edgar made us discover the Amazon with passion and respect. Every day was a new adventure on the... read more

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December 28, 2022

star rating   Me and my friends did a 3 day jungle walk and camping with Edgar. All of that trip was absolutely amazing and i can highly recommend the adventure! It can... read more

Veneti G
January 1, 2020

star rating  We had a fantastic time with Edgar in the Amazon! He was very knowledgeable, he knows the river and he knows the jungle. We felt very safe and... read more

Ashley O
December 1, 2019