Itamandi EcoLodge offers sustainable travel and ecotourism to one of the most interesting places in the world: the Rainforest.
Just a 4-hour car and a short canoe ride away from Quito is our eco-friendly destination, which gives you the opportunity to plan an interesting jungle trip with luxury accommodation, always trying to foster to a sustainable development. Situated along the banks of the Arajuno River and car 45 min from Tena, there are lots of possible activities and excursions during your stay.
Our itineraries include a meeting with the Kichwa community, where you can attend the presentation of a folkloric dance with the children of the community, also you can try the local cuisine and share the “chicha”, an ancestral drink based on yucca to welcome a visitor; educational treks through primary forests, night walks, a visit to the parrot clay lick, bird watching, floating down the Arajuno River on tubes, production of artisan chocolate and more. Or you can enjoy a laid-back stay in our hotel area with an open-air pool, full service bar and relaxing zone.
Across the river sits the famed scientific research station Jatun Sacha.