Amazon Travel Tips & Destination Guide


A trip to the Amazon Rainforest is a once in a lifetime experience for most, and below you’ll find everything you need to plan your trip, be prepared,  and understand the amazing places and adventures that lie ahead of you.

Ecuadorian Amazon Travel FAQ’s

Do you have daily arrivals and departures?

Every day except Sundays. Get in touch if you are looking to book a group.

Do you organize flights from Quito to Coca and back?

Yes, we strongly recommend that we take care of your flight, in case of delays or operational issues.

What vaccinations do I need to visit the Ecuadorian Amazon?

Ecuador does not require certification on entry of any vaccination including yellow fever, and malaria medication is not necessary. However please visit www.globaltraveler.com and consult your doctor before travelling.

Do I need travel insurance to travel in Ecuador?

The Ecuadorian government will soon require proof of insurance before entry to the country. We strongly recommend you purchase travel insurance in your home country. We can also provide you with this local coverage. Please get in touch.

Do you have Wi-Fi?

Yes, we do, with a small charge. The signal is strongest in public areas.

Recommended Packing List


Here’s a quick and easy packing list to get you prepared for the Amazon Rainforest.

• Passport
• Binoculars
• Flashlight (for night activities)
• Camera and waterproof bag
• Insect repellent
• Lightweight long pants and long sleeve shirts
• Shorts and short sleeve shirts
• Bathing suit
• Comfortable shoes and extra socks
• Small day pack
• Lightweight rain jacket
• Sunblock, sunglasses, and hat

Rubber boots and rain ponchos are provided without cost by Sacha Lodge

Planning Your Trip


The key to the perfect trip to Sacha Lodge is good planning. Get prepared for all aspects of your trip here.

Activities at Sacha Lodge


Sacha Lodge is blessed with an amazing biodiversity of species right outside your room. Read these articles to learn all about the ecosystems surrounding Sacha.

Wildlife & Ecology Surrounding Sacha Lodge


Sacha Lodge is blessed with an amazing biodiversity of species right outside your room. Read these articles to learn all about the ecosystems surrounding Sacha.

News & Latest Sightings


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