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Dive into the rural life of the cloud forests

Dive into the rural life of the cloud forests

Bolívar, Ecuador  |  Community house

Live a new experience, among the clouds! Enjoy beautiful nature and incredible sunsets at the Palma Loma viewpoint set in the midst of clouds.

 

You will learn how the inhabitants of this community live, by trying their traditional dishes made from fresh ingredients of the local production.

 

While hiking through the native forests, you will get to see many medicinal plants and a beautiful waterfall hidden in the green, making it an unforgettable trip!

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Group discounts!

From 1 to 5 persons

Moderate

2 days, 1 night

Spanish

Itinerary

DAY 1 - THE VIEWPOINT IN THE CLOUDS

  • Transfer from the meeting point (2h)

  • Lunch

  • Getting to know the community

  • Making your own cane juice with an artisanal press

  • Hike to the viewpoint of Palma Loma in the evening for the sunset (2h)

  • Dinner

  • Rest

DAY 2 - EXPLORING THE JUNGLE

  • Breakfast

  • Workshops of typical Ecuadorian tortillas

  • Downward hike with horse (0h20) and hike to the waterfall (1h00)

  • Bath in the waterfall and small snack

  • Return to the community

  • Lunch

  • Goodbye from the community

  • Return to Salinas

What's included

  • Transport service round-trip to the meeting point

  • All the meals

  • Accommodation in the community house (private room and shared bathroom)

  • Guide for each day

  • National tax

Exclusions

  • Insurances

  • Drinks and/or additional dishes

  • Tips

Please note

  • It has to be noted that the transfer from Salinas is done in a 4x4 vehicle on a dirt road, it is therefore not recommended for travellers with back problems

  • The itineraries might be subject to change due to various reasons: weather, the interest of the traveler, etc

  • This offer is only available on summer (June-October)

What to pack

  • Comfortable and warm clothing

  • Raincoat

  • Sunscreen

  • Insect Repellent

  • Bathsuit

  • Camera

Meeting point

PIckup stop of Salinas (Vans/Pickups are called camionetas are used in this region like taxis)

Cancellation policy

Moderate:
More than 7 days before: 100%
Between 7 and 3 days: 50%
Less than 3 days before: 0%

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Group discounts!

From 1 to 5 persons

Moderate

2 days, 1 night

Spanish

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