What to bring

  • Original passport (always good to have while traveling).
  • Credit card Visa, MasterCard and Diners for bar bills and cash (US$) for handicraft purchases.
  • Insect repellent. No inflammable sprays as they are not allowed by the airline. Sunscreen lotion with a high protection factor.
  • Take in consideration that bright colors might scare the animals.
  • Small day pack for excursions. Zip lock-type plastic bags to cover optics or other gear.
  • Good binoculars for wildlife viewing 8x35 mm*.
  • Camera/video gear (if using film, lower ASA for open areas (50 or 100), higher ASA for forest (400 and up). [24 hour electricity (110v) is available for charging batteries and digital equipment.]
  • Sunglasses.
  • Two or three T-shirts.
  • Two or three long-sleeved lightweight shirts.
  • Lightweight sweater or jacket.
  • Two or three pairs of lightweight long pants.
  • One or two pairs of shorts (mostly for around the lodge).
  • Three or four pairs of long cotton socks (long)*.
  • Raingear (if you prefer not to use the ponchos provided).
  • One pair of sneakers and/or hiking boots.
  • Sandals (Teva type or similar for around the lodge).
  • Personal toiletries and medications (carry medications with you when arriving and leaving the lodge).
  • A hat for sun protection (and that will stay on during windy boat rides).
  • Extra batteries/film/video tapes as appropriate.
  • Flashlight or headlamp bright enough for use.

INDICATIONS:

  • Always ask any question that you might and follow your guide instructions.
  • Please walk just in the marked paths, don’t try to wander by yourself, because you could get lost in the forest.
  • Don’t throw any kind of garbage in the path; always use the garbage cans.
  • Please don’t feed or touch any animal, don’t cut or step in the plants.
  • Use headphones, when listening to music in your personal devices.
  • Don’t use your camera flash.
  • Hunting fishing is not allowed.
  • Taking videos and photos of the community homes is not allowed. (Ask for permission in advance to coordinate with our staff).