El Fuerte & El Refugio Los Volcanes, N.P. Amboró
Your guide will come to pick you up from your hotel in Sa. Cruz in the morning. About 2½ hrs. later you will arrive in the lovely little village of Samaipata. Here you will have a while to stroll through the small streets followed by a lunch.
After lunch you will visit the Museum of El Fuerte in Samaipata and the archaeological site of El Fuerte at a distance of more or less 9 km from Samaipata.
Afterwards you will be brought to El Refugio Los Volcanes, a hidden jewel in National Park Amboró with an overwhelming nature. The area in which the beautiful colonial style lodge is situated is truly unique. The lodge has ten rooms with private bathroom and hammocks outside from where you can see the steep red coloured sandstone mountains of Volcanes.
You will receive your dinner in the lodge and will also sleep and have breakfast here.
The guide will accompany you during your hike in El Refugio on the 2nd day. There are various trails to choose from like: to waterfalls, viewpoints, a special orchids trail and more.
The hiking time varies and in consultation with your guide you will make the choice where to go.
After the hike you can refresh yourself in the waterfall next to the lodge or enjoy the area from a reclining chair or a hammock.
After lunch your guide will travel with you until the end of the tour in Sa. Cruz or Samaipata.
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