Jungle Tour in the hostel
Antonio Gomes, the owner of Amazon Antonio Jungle Tour, www.antonio-jungletours.com he has his agency located inside Hostel Manaus which promotes ecological Tourism, he started to run Hostel since 2014. Together with his team and his vast experience in tourism, I he began to apply his knowledge of years of work in tourism to the Amazon region, and now he is combining all this experience managing the Hostel.
During years of working with a fair and friendly approach, he gained an excellent reputation in Manaus and his company started to receive good reviews, all this effort yielded several recommendations about his company in many travel guide books.
Amazon Antonio jungle tour organize tours to two different type ecosystem in the Amazon region, so the agency promote tour to the northern part UPSTREAM of Urubu river where is located Amazon Antonio's Lodge and to the southern part DOWNSTREAM of Urubu River where is located the Cumaru Pousada.
In the north part Up Stream of the Urubu River, it is free of mosquitoes, due to the alkaline nature of the water is also one of the best areas for swimming. As you arrive at Amazon Antonio's Lodge the first thing you will notice is the famous canopy jungle tower, raising up over the tree tops. From the fourth floor you are able to get your bearings of the surrounding area, the view stretching well upstream, and over distant layers of vast rain forest.
In the south part Down Stream of Urubu River the Cumaru Pousada is surrounded by low wetland forest and beautiful landscape, it is possible to interact with local people along Amazon river side.
Both upstream and Downstream tour to Urubu River offers a host of activities to get you out and exploring the surrounding jungle including..
- Canoeing through the flooded forests
- Meeting native families
- Spear fishing
- Cayman handling
- Piranha and Peacock Bass fishing
- Jungle handicraft
- Dolphin spotting
For the more adventurous, you can plan a trek with one or more overnight stays in the jungle. Hiking through virgin rain forest with your guide, you will come to learn about jungle survival, or even join for our adventure mixed package going to the north and south of Urubu river.
- Animal spotting
- Navigating safely through the terrain
- Constructing a jungle shelter
- Making implements from forest materials
- Identifying plants and Jungle medicine
- Lighting a fire under damp conditions
- Jungle cooking.
Office number (92)32341294
Cellphone and Whatsapp: (92) 99961-8314
One Day or shorter Tours
For those guests with less time on their hands, it is possible arrange a one day tour or shorter tour to see the famous 'Meeting of the waters', depending on the time available and the season in the Amazon, there will other tour like: visit to the Janauari ecological park where you will enjoy a short jungle walk along raised platform where you will see the giant Vitoria Regia water lilies and spot some of the native animals and birdlife of the area, visit the native family who lives in a floating house. Lunch is served on a floating restaurant. There will be a possibility to visit an indigenous community and to interact with pink dolphin.
Regional River Boat Trips
At the hostel reception, you can book a river boat trip to any of the following destinations:
Boat from Manaus to Tabatinga leaving every Wed, Fri and Sat at 12:00. Duration: 6 days
Boat from Manaus to Belem leaving every Wed and Saturday at 12:00 Duration: 4 days
Boat from Manaus to Santarem leaving every day at 12:00 Duration: 1 and a half day, except Sunday.
Boat from Manaus to Porto Velho leaving every Tue and Fri at 18:00 Duration: 4 days
Please note that the departure time of the boat may change without previously notice, it is not possible to book boat ticket in advance by email and the payment for the tickets will be only in cash. Please contact Hostel Manaus by email for any doubt.
You have to go to the bus terminal in Manaus called (Rodoviaria) to buy the ticket and it will be necessary to present your document:
From Manaus to Presidente Figueriedo Leaving every day at 6, 10, 12:30, 17 and 21 hours. Duration: 2 hrs
From Manaus to Novo Airao Leaving every day at 6 and 13:30 Duration: 4 hrs
From Manaus to Boa Vista Leaving every day at 18, 19, 20 and 23 hrs. Duration: 12 hrs
From Manaus to Porto La Cruz, Venezuela Leaving on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 19hrs Duration: 30 hrs