Enjoy the Chalalán experience for 3 days and 2 nights.
Travel by boat through the Beni and Tuichi rivers surrounded by the impressive view that the Madidi National Park offers. Enjoy boat rides in the Chalalán lake, treks in the middle of one of the worlds lungs and much more.
After arriving at the Chalalán port on Tuichi river, it is necessary to walk 2 km (around 25 minutes) to reach the ecolodge.
Stay in a comfortable private room in a shared cabin.
The bathroom is outside of the cabin.
We have 3 double rooms.
Stay in a comforltable private room in a shared cabin or a private cabin.
Private bathroom inside of the room or cabin.
We have 5 queen bed rooms, 4 double rooms, and 2 triple rooms.
Day 1: La Paz – Rurrenabaque – Chalalán Ecolodge
Flight from La Paz to Rurrenabaque, in the morning, reception at the airport by one of our guide and transfer you to Chalalan office in Rurrenabaque, after that we have to go to the port, to take the motor boat to the lodge, the trip will take 5 ½ hours sailing the Beni and Tuichi rivers, passing through the Bala cañón (Bala George) by the Beni River, after, we will enter to Madidi National Park, by tuichi river, where you can appreciate and enjoy the spectacular scenery of the Amazon, and also you can observe some animals near the river during the trip until Chalalan port. From where, we have to walk 25 minutes to the lake, where the cabins are located. Reception and welcome to Chalalan lodge, then the guide will show you your rooms. Welcome lunch.
In the afternoon, after lunch we will have a short walk, by one of our thematic trails where the guide will give you an rainforest interpretation and traditional using. Return to the lodge by canoe to observe some species of monkey and birds. Dinner
In the night, after dinner we start a short walk to observe the nocturnal wildlife, especially seeing variety of insect.
Day 2: Chalalán Ecolodge – Parque Nacional Madidi
In the morning after breakfast, we have a guided walk for (3 to 4 hours) by Tapare trail or similar, where you can see animals such as squirrel monkeys, howler monkeys, spider monkeys, capuchin monkey and many other species of birds such as toucans, macaws, parrots, eagles and guans. Where the guide will give you more information about the rainforest interpretation. Return to the lodge. Lunch.
In the afternoon, after a few rests, we will take another trail to walk and have more opportunity to observe more wildlife and learn more about plants and animal behaviors. To return to the lodge, we will have others activities such as: handicraft activities, canoe ride on the lake, video presentation about our community and the Madidi National Park. Dinner.
The dinner will be typical food of the area, as the “Dunucuabi” traditional, fish wrapped in leaves of heliconia. After dinner there will be stories: of the community, music, local dance and an explanation about the usage and customs traditional and indigenous rituals
Day 3: Chalalán Ecolodge – Rurrenabaque – La Paz
Early After breakfast to take short walk by one of our trail in this last time to have opportunity to see more wildlife. Back to the lodge.Lunch.
After lunch we walk to the port, to take the motor boat back to Rurrenabaque and then take the flight back to La Paz if you have. During your trip we recommend to be always attentive, because there is more chance to see animal. The trip takes only 3 hours. Arrival and transfer to the airport. Arrive to the town and transfer to the airport to persons to have flights back to La Paz.