Hola Vida, Full day Amazon tour

$70.00/ Per person

by Ambaturismo | Transfer, Tourist Transportation and Adventure Tourism


Embark on an unforgettable journey into the heart of the Ecuadorian Amazon with the Amazon Tour, a day trip to the Hola Vida Ecological Reserve nestled in the Pastaza province. This pristine reserve serves as a sanctuary for an astonishing array of flora and fauna, offering visitors an unparalleled opportunity to immerse themselves in the wonders of the rainforest.

What to bring?

  • Camera.
  • Sunscreen.
  • Insect repellent.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Hat and sunglasses.
  • Water bottle (1 liter).
  • Long pants and light shorts.
  • Comfortable shoes and socks.
  • Bathing suit, towel and dry bag.
  • “Indichuris” viewpoint $3 usd P/P.
  • Light shirt, long sleeve and short sleeve.
  • Local community $1 usd P/P. (optional)
  • Entrance fee to the reserve “Hola Vida” $2 usd P/P.
  • Order chocolate and yucca tortilla $3 usd. P/P. (optional)


  • Lunch.
  • Tour Guide.
  • Travel assistance.
  • Canoeing activities.
  • Tourism transportation.
  • Entrance to the community.
  • Entrance to the artisanal chocolate factory.

Does not include

  • Entrance to the Indichuris viewpoint.
  • Entrance fees to the “Hola Vida” waterfall.
  • Additional snacks and refreshments on the tour.


Hola Vida, Full day Amazon tour

9:00 AM: Departure from Banos to the city of Puyo.

10:00 AM: Arrival at the "Mira Mera" viewpoint. Visit the viewpoint and enjoy the panoramic views.

10:30 AM: Continue the journey to the Kichwa "Wayuri" Community.

11:00 AM: Arrival at the Kichwa "Wayuri" Community. Cultural exchange with the community, learning about their way of life, participating in activities such as blowgun shooting, achiote painting, traditional dance and appreciating their handicrafts.

12:30 PM: Canoe ride on the Puyo River (approximately 45 minutes).

1:00 PM: Typical lunch in the community, tasting "maito de tilapia" and "Wayusa".

2:00 PM: Short trekking to the "Hola Vida" waterfall (approximately 1 hour round trip). Enjoy a refreshing swim in the waterfall and observe the local flora and fauna.

3:00 PM: Visit to the "Indichuris" viewpoint. Contemplate the Amazonian landscape and take pictures.

4:00 PM: Visit to a local family dedicated to the cultivation and processing of cocoa. Participate in the preparation of organic chocolate using traditional artisanal techniques.

5:30 PM (approx.): Return to Banos.

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