Ecuador Amazon Jungle Adventure

The Wildest Action Packed Adventure in Ecuador

from $2,795

TRIP STYLE: Action Adventure

Welcome to Ecuador, where every day is an adventure waiting to happen! We’ll start in historic Quito before straddling the equator at Mitad del Mundo. Then, get ready for heart-pounding excitement as we explore jungle caves, conquer rapids while white-water rafting, and discover the wonders of the Amazon reserves and communities.


But wait, there’s more! We’ll kayak through serene waters, rappel down breathtaking waterfalls, and relax in the rejuvenating Papallacta Hot Springs. Are you ready for the journey of a lifetime? Let’s dive in and make unforgettable memories together! 🌿🚣‍♂️🌋

Start/end point

Quito, Quito

activity level


group size

Small group 6 - 16

Avenue of the Volcanoes

Visit the last refuge on Cotopaxi, Ecuador's most famous and active volcano

Cloudforest of Mindo and Bellavista

Let hummingbirds drink from your hand and spot dozens of different birds and animals on easy hiking trails

Jungle Adventures in the Amazon

Rappel down canyons, jump into waterfalls, go whitewater rafting and canoe into a local community

Life of the Hacienda

Live the cowboy life with horses and wild bulls on the slopes on volcanoes, while experiencing a real working ranch

Biking Through the Mountains

Bike down through forgotten mountain routes into the cloud forest

Historic Center of Quito

Stand on the equator, and discover a UNESCO World Heritage city like no other, nestled amongst mountains and valleys, with views that never end

The 8 most adventurous days of my life!
Ahmed B.



Best of Ecuador

Experience cities, mountains, rainforest and jungle all in one trip

Delicious Halal Ecuadorian cuisine

Delight your tastebuds with Ecuadorian flavours


Observe wildlife up close in the rainforest and jungle


Experience white water rafting, canyoing, and kayaking

The Amazon

Feel at one with the power of nature in the jungle

Amazing Locals

Spend time with our awesome bilingual guides, and meet local communities


Welcome to Ecuador, adventurers! After picking you up from the airport, we’ll whisk you away to your hotel for some well-deserved rest. Later in the afternoon, we’ll embark on a captivating walking tour of Quito, followed by a delightful group dinner to kick off our epic adventure together! Get ready for an unforgettable start to our journey!

We’ll start our day with a visit to Mitad del Mundo, where you can straddle the equator and marvel at this unique geographical phenomenon. Next up, we’ll embark on a guided tour of Quito, immersing ourselves in the rich history and culture of this vibrant city. After bidding farewell to Quito, we’ll journey into the heart of the Amazon, making our way to Tena. Along the way, we’ll treat ourselves to a little highland hike, soaking in the breathtaking scenery of the Andean highlands.


On the way to the Tena we’ll explore the ancient jungle caves at El Churo.  As we arrive in Tena, get ready to experience a warm and heartfelt welcome ritual, immersing ourselves in the traditions of the Amazonian people. 

Day 3 promises an adrenaline-fueled adventure as we tackle the mighty waters of the Amazon! Get ready for a full day of white water rafting, navigating through thrilling rapids and soaking in the breathtaking scenery of the rainforest. We’ll recharge with a delicious riverside lunch, savoring the flavors of the jungle as we fuel up for more excitement.

After an exhilarating day on the water, we’ll return to Tena to unwind and explore this charming town in the evening. Whether you’re strolling along the riverfront promenade, immersing yourself in the local culture, or simply relaxing and reflecting on the day’s adventures, Tena offers plenty of delights to discover. So grab your paddle and your sense of adventure – it’s going to be a day to remember!

Journey deep into the heart of the jungle as we venture to the renowned wildlife reserve, Amazoonica. Our expedition begins with an exciting motorboat ride through the winding rivers, offering opportunities to spot exotic wildlife along the way. Keep your cameras ready for potential sightings of playful monkeys, colorful birds, and other fascinating creatures in their natural habitat.

Upon reaching Amazoonica, we’ll embark on a small hike through the dense rainforest, immersing ourselves in its breathtaking biodiversity. As we explore, we’ll have the chance to learn about the conservation efforts and wildlife research conducted within the reserve. Additionally, we’ll have a rare opportunity to visit the Arajuno Reserve, which is not typically open to tourists, offering a unique insight into the local ecosystem and cultural heritage. 

On the following day, get ready for a full day of kayaking adventure! We’ll start with comprehensive instruction to ensure everyone feels comfortable and confident navigating the waters. Then, we’ll set off on an exhilarating kayaking journey, gliding through pristine rivers surrounded by lush jungle scenery.

After working up an appetite on the water, we’ll make our way to the community of Shiripuno in Misahualli. Here, we’ll dive into a range of activities, from learning about the traditional process of making chocolate to browsing handmade souvenirs and handicrafts crafted by local artisans. We’ll also explore a medicinal plantation, gaining insight into the natural remedies and traditional healing practices of the Amazonian people.


As the sun rises on another day of adventure, get ready to feel the adrenaline as we delve into the heart of the jungle for a full day of canyoning and rappelling down magnificent waterfalls! We’ll embark on an exhilarating journey through rugged terrain, descending into lush canyons and navigating cascading waterfalls with the help of expert guides.

As we conquer each waterfall, you’ll have the chance to take a refreshing dip in jungle pools, surrounded by the sights and sounds of nature at its most pristine. After working up an appetite, we’ll enjoy a delicious lunch amidst the verdant foliage, savoring the flavors of the jungle.

Following our thrilling escapades, we’ll return to Tena for a well-deserved rest at our comfortable hotel, where you can relax and reflect on the day’s exhilarating experiences. 

As we bid farewell to the enchanting jungles of Tena, we embark on our journey back to the vibrant capital city of Quito. But before we fully immerse ourselves in urban life once again, we have a delightful stop planned at the rejuvenating Papallacta Hot Springs. Here, nestled amidst the Andean mountains, we’ll take a well-deserved break to soothe our tired bodies in the therapeutic waters, surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty.

After indulging in some much-needed relaxation, our journey continues to our cozy lodge on the outskirts of Quito. Perched atop a hill, overlooking the sprawling city below, our accommodations offer a tranquil retreat amidst the hustle and bustle. With private grounds and panoramic views, it’s the perfect place to unwind and reflect on the incredible adventures we’ve experienced. 

As our unforgettable adventure in Ecuador draws to a close, we bid a fond farewell to the enchanting landscapes and warm hospitality of this beautiful country. With hearts full of cherished memories, we embark on our final journey back to reality. Our private transport awaits to whisk us away to the airport, ensuring a seamless and comfortable end to our expedition. 


With gratitude for the moments shared and excitement for the adventures that lie ahead, we board our flights homeward bound, carrying the essence of Ecuador with us wherever we go. Until we meet again, adiós Ecuador, and thank you for an adventure of a lifetime!


Private guides

Our private guides will be waiting for you at the airport and be with the group for all activities.

Private transport

Transport and transfers will always be on our private vehicles with drivers.

Airport transfers

All airports transfers are included. We'll pick you up!


Comfortable accommodation with double-occupancy.


Daily breakfast, and either lunch or dinner, is included. See the itinerary for what's included day-by-day.


Cotopaxi National Park and Papallacata Hot Springs permits and entry tickets are included and will be pre-arranged for you.


All activities described in the itinerary are included. You don't have to pay for anything extra.

International flights

International flights to and from the start point are not included.


You are responsible for checking your own visa requirements and obtaining and visas or travel documents necessary for entry into the country.

Travel & Medical Insurance

You must obtain your own travel and medical insurance prior to the trip.


Trip Style

Active Adventure. Several physical activities, doable by a person of average fitness with no prior training. Alternate discovery options available.

Group Size

Small group 6 - 16 people. Shared occupancy with same gender if traveling solo.

Age limits

Open to all ages


5° - 25° Celsius in Quito and Cotopaxi / 20° - 32° in the Amazon / Mix of sun and rain.

Entry and Visa requirements

Visa-free entry for most travelers.


US Dollars. Visa and Mastercard widely accepted.


No health warnings. Ducorol recommended prior to travel.

Time Zone

GMT -6


110V, US/Canada plugs

from CAD $2,795