Sani Lodge is truly a one of a kind Ecuador ecolodge dedicated to ecotourism, environmental conservation, and community projects in the Amazon rainforest of Ecuador. Sani Lodge is owned and operated by members of the Sani community, meaning that with their extensive knowledge of the Amazon wildlife and biodiversity they can give Sani Lodge guests the true experience of the Ecuadorian Amazon jungle.
Deep within the Ecuadorian Amazon you will find a mysterious lake called Challuacocha, where floating water hyacinths and grasses obscure the shores. Float here for a while, scanning the horizon and you would probably notice the yellow banded chest of an Aracari or hear the hoarse whisper of the Hoatzin. Come to Challuacocha and feel the mystery. Come to Challuacocha and experience the world of Sani Lodge.
Canoe trip down the Napo river to the Lodge with great views at flora and fauna. Check-in and Lunch at the lodge. Hiking tour to the swamp trails. Dinner. Caiman watching.
Visit the parrots of Yasuni National Park. Lunch. Blowgun practice. Dinner. Night hike.
Canoe ride across the lagoon, 3-4 hours walking on Chorongo Trail. Lunch. Piranha fishing. Dinner at the lodge. Night hike.
Hiking tour in the forests, visiting the canopy tower for wildlife watching and enjoying the view. Lunch. Visit at Sani Isla Community Center, meeting community members and learning more about their culture. Watching the sunset on the canoe ride. Dinner. Night hike.
Leaving Sani after breakfast. Journey back to Coca by canoe. Flight or bus journey back to Quito.
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Gulliver Expeditions is a local operator that organizes Ecuador Tours to travelers that like to experience Unlimited Adventures like climbing to the closest point on earth to the sun in the Chimborazo Volcano or travel along the deepest landscapes in the Amazon Rainforest to the stunning sceneries of the Galapagos Islands.