Jaguar trip

This is the itinerary for the 3 day Jaguar trip 

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DAY 1
 

We leave early from manaus to the fishing amazon community called careiro da varzea, passing by the meeting of the waters - black river and rio solimoes - where the Amazon river starts in the Brazilian side.
Travel by road for 65 km southern Manaus, arriving in the ARAÇA river in the jungle. where we will travel by boat to the lodge and stay in our lodge. From the lodge, you will have a private room for the first night. From there we start paddling a canoe inside the jungle to appreciate a beautifull flooded forest ecosystem. After lunch, we go out to fish piranha of different types and explor the lake and creeks.
Afterwards we swim with the dolphins - pink and gray.
After amazonian sunset and caiman spotting we then return to our lodge for dinner and a happy hour with caipirinha.
 
DAY 2

Sunrise breakfast and the continue the jouney in our regional motoboat to sail  up for 2;30 hrs to reach the Uixe reserve in the  jungle. In the jungle, we go to camp and learn how to make our camp to put the hammocks with mosquito nets. Then, we begin our jungle hike for 4 hours to study a little bit about the different species of plants. They have uses such as medicines and also as aphrodisiacs and poisonous aromatic hollucionogenic plants too.
In the evening will come out to spear fishes to learn the local techniques to fish in the Amazon at night which is an interesting activity. We then spend the night in the jungle.
  

DAY 3

 After  breakfast  we will visit the natives, where you can learn their customs. The typical meals are manic roots and their plants. We spot some monkeys and then return to the lodge for lunch in the afternoon. We will start to make our way back and arrive in Manaus at 5pm in the hotel.