Experience Adventure in the depths of the Amazon Rainforest!
The Samona Lodge is located in the heart of the Ecuadorian jungle a few hours by bus, private transport or plane.
The Lodge, has been operating in this region for more than 10 years now and are the local experts when it comes to the Cuyabeno, and will provide the best Amazon experience.
Come and see the wonders of the great Cuyabeno rainforest. Stay in one of the best lodges in Ecuador. Samona Lodge gives you double rooms, double rooms (one bed remains empty), triple and four bedrooms. For the use of all guests, you will find a dining room and a sitting area.
The Samona Lodge is designing a new project where you can have a unique hotel experience in the jungle with its reimagined new premium cabins. COMING SOON!
I will advise when the lodge has been refurbished after the inaugural event. In the meantime, a 4-day trip in the Amazon Rainforest at the Samona Lodge is a true adventure. You will have tasty food, a great experience, unique activities and will be able to see the most beautiful sunset you have ever seen when you are in the middle of the lagoon.
Adventure and a true Amazon Rainforest await at the Samona Lodge!
Samona Lodge – 3 days/2 nights
Day 1: Arrival to Lodge / Getting Settled in
Take an early morning Flight (9:15 am) or bus (previous night departure – 8 hours) to Lago Agrio. If you arrive by bus you will meet at the designated meeting point in Lago Agrio, if you arrive on a flight you will be picked up upon arrival to the airport and then transferred by Private land transportation from Lago Agrio to El Puente. Here you will take a Canoe trip down the Cuyabeno river to our lodge. Lunch upon arrival to the lodge. After lunch, you will have some time to settle in and then go on your first activity. A visit to the Laguna Grande where you will be able to swim and enjoy one of the most beautiful sunsets on Earth. Return to the lodge for Dinner. After dinner and some rest, you will enjoy an exciting night trek where you will spot tons of night creatures and be able to listen to the sounds of the rainforest at night.
Day 2: Trek in the rainforest / Lagoon swim / Search for the Caiman at night
First thing in the morning you will have a tasty breakfast. After this, you will hike in the primary rainforest, this trek includes lessons on the use of medicinal plants for survival. After the trek, you will return to the lodge for lunch and some rest. In the afternoon you will visit several lagoons nearby. After the lagoon visits, you will return to the lodge for dinner. At night you will enjoy a canoe expedition in search of caimans!
Day 3: Early Morning Bird-watching / Farewell to Samona Lodge
Early morning bird watching then you will have breakfast. Farewell to the Samona lodge, navigation on the Cuyabeno river back
to El Puente. Box Lunch en route. Transfer to Lago Agrio. Return to Quito by bus or plane (16h00).