There are some absolutely amazing hikes in the district of San Roque De Cumbaza. We can take you deep into primary rainforests, abundant with many varieties of birds, plants, and beautiful butterflies. Or we can visit Kechua Lamista villages and get to know the local people, who live a very respectful, humble and ecological lifestyle.

1 Day Trips

Hiking Trip 1 - Avinacion indigenous Kechwa village and waterfall Maraysillo.

We will begin your journey in the village of San Roque De Cumbaza. From there a 40 minutes drive to the village of Avinacion, with views of the Cordillera Escalera and passing native communities along the way.  One hour walk to this magical waterfall with a local guide from the village of Aviacion.

Cultural Immersion experience - an opportunity to know what it is like in a small Peruvian indigenous community, which has maintained ancient traditions.  Lunch in the village, local dishes prepared with foods collected from local farms.  Choice of a 2-hour walk back to the village of San Roque De Cumbaza or drive - a lovely walk with amazing views.

Maraysillo Waterfall

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Hiking Trip 2 - Sculpture Trail and Añaquiwi clear river springs.

Hike to the clear river springs of Añakiwi, a magical place surrounded by friendly jungle forests, where you can hear the many sounds of birds. Blue Morpho butterflies are often floating around with their luminous blue wings.  Picnic lunch in nature and time to swim and relax by the river.  The path is quite steep so you would have to be of a certain fitness to do this trail.  After relaxing by the river we can walk up towards the viewpoints of the Cordillera Escalera national park, Passing by Sachaqa Centro De Arte and sculpture trail along the way back.

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Hiking Trip 3 - Spend time relaxing and swimming at Huacamaillo Waterfall.

Short 20 minute drive to the village of San Antonio from Tarapoto.  One and half hour walk to Huacamaillo Waterfall.  Crossing over the river three times - bring plastic shoes.   Time for relaxing by the waterfall and picnic lunch in nature. If you would like to visit local healer Don Alberto along the way let us know and we will arrange a meeting with him to discuss the medicine plants in his garden.

Huacamaillo

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Hiking Trip 4 - Ceramics in the indigenous village of Chunchiwi

1 -hour walk to the village of Chunchiwi from San Roque De Cumbaza. Where you will visit the home of Petrona and learn to make a ceramic pot with clay collected locally.  A unique opportunity to spend time in a local indigenous village, surrounded by views of the Cordillera Escalera national park.

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3 Day Trips

Hiking Trip 1 - Primary rainforest of Napo,  Avinacion indigenous Kechwa village - waterfall Maraysillo. and swimming at Huacamaillo Waterfall.

 

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5 Day Hiking Trip - indigenous villages and waterfalls

Spend time getting to know our small jungle village of San Roque De Cumbaza.   The different sights and sounds.  the way of life for local farmers who work hard harvesting coffee and cacao beans - which are often drying outside local houses.  In this hiking experience, you will have lots of activities and exercise so there will be no time to get bored.  Although we will have time to relax in nature, swim in crystal clear rivers, rest on sandy beaches and cleanse in our forest waterfalls.  A true experience of a lifetime.

A great experience for older children also.

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