TapajÃ³s National Forest
After departing your SeaDream Yacht you will join your motor coach at the main square in Alter do Chao, travel for approximately 19 miles (30.5 km) via Alter do Chao/Santarem road and then for another 40 miles (64.3 km) on Route 163, the Santarem-CuiabU¡ Highway, which is the only way to reach southern Brazil by road. Your destination is Tapajos National Forest, a section of the Brazilian Amazon that is a major resource of tropical hardwoods. The Tapajos National Forest covers an area of 1,482,660 acres and is protected by Federal Law. Your forest walk will last about 1.5 hours. This adventure is recommended for those who are interested in the primary forest & flora. Jungle men will accompany you to help identify many different species of trees like the Brazil nut and rubber trees.
Notes: There is a substantial amount of walking (approximately 1.5 hours) involved during this adventure, over uneven ground, therefore it is unsuitable for guests with limited mobility; mud may be encountered. Wear trousers, a long-sleeved shirt, comfortable walking shoes or hiking boots and insect repellent. Binoculars will add to your enjoyment. Local buses are used for transportation; they are not air-conditioned. Complimentary bottled water is supplied. PRICE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Port: Alter do Chao, Para
Duration: 4 hours hours
Price: 79 USD