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Tour Ticuna Adventure

5 Nights - 6 Days

(Rain season: December until May)

Tour in short:

Explore the native Ticuna culture and share today’s daily life in the native communities of the Ticuna. Get to know the Amazonian rainforest, the dolphins and a lot more – Accommodation in bed with mosquito net and in hammock with mosquito net

Day 1 – Arrival and entrance in the Reserva Natural Tucuchira

  • Reception at the airport or the place of arrival 
  • Transfer fluvial in public boat to the Reserva Natural Tucuchira
  • Arrival and installation at the Reserva Natural Tucuchira
  • Information about the plan 
  • Lunch at Tucuchira or in Leticia (depending on the time of arrival)
  • Exploring the area around the reserva
  • Dinner
  • Nocturnal walking tour

Day 2 – Camping in the jungle

  • 08:30 a.m. Breakfast
  • 10:00 a.m. Entrance into the jungle for one day and one night
  • We will walk through primary jungle
  • You’ll be accompanied by native guides showing you their knowledge of survival in the jungle
  • Lunch in the jungle
  • You’ll learn how to make a refuge of natural materials
  • Rest and bath in a small jungle river
  • Traditional fishing
  • We will look for a place to spend the night in hammock with mosquito net
  • Dinner
  • Nocturnal walking tour
  • Night of stories, myths and legends of the native guides

Day 3 – Amazonian Nature

  • 07:00 a.m. Return to Tucuchira
  • Breakfast in Tucuchira
  • Rest in hammock or relaxing net
  • Workshop of traditional used plants, for example the native fabric, yanachama
  • Lunch in Tucuchira
  • Visit of an indigenous agriculture to get to know the regional and traditional food and fruits
  • Dinner
  • Nocturnal canoe tour

Day 4 – Bird and dolphin watching

  • 05:00 a.m. Departure to watch birds in typical canoe
  • Watching birds and exploring the floodable jungle with possibilities to see sloths in their natural habitat
  • 09:00 a.m. Breakfast at Tucuchira
  • Rest in hammock or relaxing net
  • Feeding a species of monkeys coming to the reserva
  • Lunch at Tucuchira
  • 02:30 p.m. Departure to the Amazon river
  • Watching river dolphins
  • Sunset at the Amazon (depending on weather)
  • Dinner
  • Story night of the native guides

Day 5 – Living one day in a native family

  • 08:00 a.m. Breakfast
  • 09:00 a.m. Visiting a native community to spend the day and night there
  • You’ll live the day with a native family
  • Cultural exchange
  • You’ll get to know the daily live of a native family
  • Lunch preparation
  • 01:00 p.m. Lunch with the native family
  • Handcraft and painting workshop
  • Natural temporal tattoos
  • 06:00 p.m. Dinner in the native community
  • Talk with an indigenous leader of the community in the maloca, the traditional house
  • You spend the night in hammock with mosquito net in the maloca of the community

Day 6 – Departure from the native community

  • 06:30 a.m. Breakfast at the native community 
  • 07:00 a.m. Departure from the native community
  • 08:00 a.m. Transfer fluvial in public boat to Leticia (optional at 11:00 a.m.)

The tour includes:

  • Accommodation in bed with mosquito net in Tucuchira (3 nights), jungle camping in hammock with mosquito net (1 night) and in a native maloca in hammock with mosquito net (1 night) with breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Activities described in the tour
  • Drinking water
  • Personal guide (speaks Spanish)
  • Loan of rubber boots (let us know your size)
  • Loan of rain capes
  • Pick up at the airport or hotel
  • All fluvial transports in public boat (from and to Leticia, last boat leaves at 1:30 p.m., until 3:00 p.m. transport in private boat possible with different cost)
  • Medical assistance insurance

The tour does NOT include:

  • Translator (it’s possible to organise tours with translator in English)
  • Tourism tax ($ 35.000 COP at the airport of Leticia)
  • Personal shopping
  • Airline tickets
  • Activities and nutrition not described in the plan


  • This plan is subject to changes without prior notice during its execution due to weather factors.
  • This plan is flexible and changes can be made in agreement between visitors and guides.
  • All activities are voluntary and done at your own risk.
  • To carry out the activities, the physiology of the visitor’s effort will be taken into account.

Price per person (COP):

Group of 

1 person

2 persons

3 – 4 persons

5 – 6 persons

7 persons

8 persons and more

Prive per person [COP]








50% payment beforehand to confirm the tour on a bank account or via PayPal   50 % payment in cash arriving at the Reserva Natural Tucuchira (we can only receive cash payments at the Reserva Natural Tucuchira)