( 3 days/ 2 nights )
We pick youup at your hotel in Manaus at 07:30am. Drive you to the Rio Preto villag ( 80km). Embark a motorized canoe and go down this affluent of the Amazon river, through the flooded forest to the Malocas Lodge ( approx 1h15) .
On arrival at the Lodge youwill be received by the local staff who will show you your accommodation. Lunch around 13hs: regional food made of delicious amazonian fishes. After lunch,you will visit one of our Caboclos neighbours who still live in similar conditions to their indian ancestors.Progressively, you will learn how to survive in the jungle thanks to useful plants ( to eat,to take care of yourself, to build a shelter).
Dinner around 19h30. At night, you will have the possibility to leave the lodge your guide to "observe or catch" the caimans.
After breakfast you will go a jungle trek. Discovery of a new eco-system and bath in one the waterfalls that surrounds the Malocas.
After lunch you could rest a bit before leaving to fish piranhas and if you are successful you will maybe taste them at dinner !
After dinner, maybe you will have the opportunity to heard some caboclos or indians stories around the fire.
Birds observation and may be dolphins at sunrise (please ask to your guide if you are willing to do this activity) After breakfast you will leave the lodge padding and then have a trek in the jungle ( different eco system) to another waterfall where you shoud take a bath. Trek back to the lodge.
Lunche at the lodge.
Then, after a last bath in the river it is time to leave, farewell to the Malocas and back in Manaus around 5:00p
Your guide might switch the order of the activities depending on the weather conditions and also on your physical shape. We guarantee you that every activity will be done though.