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What to bring?

Id. Boarding ticket. Light clothes. Tennis shoes. Towel and swimming suit. Raincoat. Hat and sun glasses. Sun block lotion and insect repellent. Some extra cash for drinks and souvenirs.

Note: All cars and boats follow rigorously the obligation.

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Description

From the Port of Manaus, the river tour will start upstream towards the floating platform to swim with the dolphins. Then, the tour follows to visit the indigenous Village to participate of a ritual performance. After there, the tour goes downstream towards Janauary Ecological Park, to visit the Lilies Lake (Vitórias-Régias). There, it will be served a regional lunch at a floating restaurant (self-service). After there, the tour continues towards the community of Catalão Floating Houses, and then, a visit to see the phenomenon of the Meeting of the Waters. Return to Manaus.

CITY TOUR (Terrestrial, minimum 2 people)

Duration: 3 hours
8:15 AM - Presentation travel agency with your boarding pass
8:30 AM - Departure time in bus or van
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, except holidays (all the tourist spots are closed).

Departure from Tropical Hotel, driving 11 miles on Ponta Negra road (river front) until the floating port of Manaus, a unique experience. Following a brief stop at the Rio Negro Palace, the old official residence of the governor, a beautiful example of architecture of the rubber golden period. Visit do Indian Museum, also The Salesiana Congregation, a interesting place to understand the traditions, habits and behavior of the indigenous populations, a brief stop at the Justice Palace and the grand finale "The Opera House", a fantastic theater opened in 1896, without a doubt one of the main attractions of Manaus, a extraordinary symbol of the wealth and greatness of rubber golden period. Return to Tropical Hotel at 12:00pm.

Museu Seringal

RUBBER MUSEUM (Fluvial, minimum 4 people)

Duration: 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM
8:15 AM - Presentation travel agency with your boarding pass
9:00 AM - Departure from Tropical Hotel Pier
Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Departure from Tropical Hotel to Vila Paraíso (set of the movie "The Jungle"). The visit starts at the warehouse near a waterfront, place to board the rubber. Following visit the Rubber Master House, this majestic construction shows the wealth of rubber plantations at the industry boom and war effort. The tour follows with a visit to the "Large Tent", where the tools were kept under control, the "Chapel" and the warehouse for the manioc flour. Down the trail in the jungle see the rubber tree and the process to collect the latex. A visit where the balls of latex get into a smoking process, the very modest house of rubber extractions employees portraying the life and habits of the old rubber extraction era. Returning to Tropical Hotel, a brief stop at beach with the possibility of swimming. Estimated arrival at the hotel at 1:00pm.

Sobrevivencia na selva

SURVIVAL TOUR (Fluvial, Minimum 02 people)

Duration: 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM
8:30 AM - Presentation travel agency with your boarding pass
9:00 AM - Departure from Tropical Hotel Pier
Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Departure from the Tropical Hotel marina towards the Tupé Village. A 2 hour jungle tour where different types of vegetation will be seen, identification of fruit trees, medicine leaves and roots and water sources plus the construction of small traps as well. Visit to the home of local Amazonian residents. Return to Tropical Hotel.

Description

The pick-up starts at 7:30 AM in downtown hotels with meeting point is at 8:20 AM at Tropical Ecoresort Lobby. The expedition departs at 08:30 AM from Tropical Hotel with destination to the town of Presidente Figueiredo, 107 Km far from Manaus. In Presidente Figueiredo, we visit waterfalls and rapids. They are situated in rocky relief, possessing one of the biggest arrangements of waterfalls. The forest and the waterfalls conjugate harmony of alive and exuberant nature for the meeting of flora and fauna. Lunch is included and local restaurant. The excursion returns in the afternoon with drop-off in the hotels.
* The order of waterfalls visitation may change and usually happens.

Presidente Figueiredo City, the scenery of adventure and ecological tourism, opens its gates for you. Created in 1981, the city received its name in homage to the first President of Amazonas Province, João Baptista de Figueiredo Terreiro Aranha (1798-1861). Accessed by BR 174 highway and sited 107 km north ofManaus, the city lives from mineral extraction,agriculture and tourism. In the second fortnight on May,the city celebrates the Cupuaçu Party, fruit of which isthe largest producer in Amazonas State.

Its area holds ecological reserves, aboriginal areas (Waimiri Atroari), small mining farm, Balbina hydroelectric dam (70 km far from Pres. Figueiredo City), caves, grottos, lakes, rivers, small creeks (igaparés) and many waterfalls and rapids.

Further information Presidente Figueiredo