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Jatun Sacha Biological Reserve

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Volunteering in beautiful rainforest

We stayed 3 weeks volunteering at Jatun Sacha and had an experience for lifetime. Prestine... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2017
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Nice place for a hike in the Jungle

We recently visited for a two hour hike and enjoyed the short visit in the jungle. The terrain is... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2016
Eva J
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16 Feb 2018
“REAL primary forest”
25 Nov 2017
“Remote Jungle Walk”
| Upper Napo River Bank, Misahualli, Ecuador
+593 2-243-2240
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

I have visited Jatun Sacha for work several times and it still amazes me every time. The trails are well kept and the forest is one of the only remnants of primary forest left in the area. So for a real jungle experience go to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank gmk2018
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We were recommended this visit by our lodge owners. It's definitely something for the not faint of heart, as we walked through numerous spider webs and had to be on the look out constantly for large spiders at almost every turn. However, it's a great...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Sara T
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed 3 weeks volunteering at Jatun Sacha and had an experience for lifetime. Prestine rainforest with fantastic biodiversity, very friendly local people around the reserve, and a staff that need all the best of direct support to preserve and protect the forest of international...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank AnneL3638
Reviewed 10 December 2016

I stayed at Jatun Sacha for three week doing a volunteer program. It is hard work in some cases, but the benefits of learning about the Amazon, the social cultural and Tena itself is well worth the rewards. The staff are friendly, the accommodation is...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank BrianLittle1
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Jatun Sacha is a wonderful way to experience Amazonia! We visited for two days of birding and hiking and had a great experience. Marco was an excellent guide for birding and is great company. He has years of experience birding in the Amazon basin and...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 3 March 2016

I would not trade my time at Jatun Sacha for anything. I spent two weeks there over the summer and cannot over emphasize what a great place it is. It provides not only a unique experience but also a little adventure each day. Not many...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Ciszka
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We recently visited for a two hour hike and enjoyed the short visit in the jungle. The terrain is rather challenging and I recommend wearing the rubber boots. They sent our group with a young guide who was friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Eva J
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