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THE TRIP OF A LIFETIME
THE TRIP OF A LIFETIME
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AN AUTHENTIC COMMUNITY – BASED EXPERIENCE
AN AUTHENTIC COMMUNITY – BASED EXPERIENCE
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THE MOST REMOTE DESTINATION IN THE AMAZON
THE MOST REMOTE DESTINATION IN THE AMAZON
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Accommodation

You’ll be hosted in Xixuaú, a native village in the Brazilian region of the Jauaperi  River, in nice private wooden bungalows.


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Tours and activities

Get ready for night and day excursions by canoe, exploring the Igapó and Igarapé, go trekking in the forest or fishing and camping overnight. With expert local guides.


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Location

WWF and the Lonely Planet guide recommend the Xixuaú as one of the best destinations in the Amazon. Discover the jungle: villages, wildlife and nature


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Special trips

Photo, documentary, tv, scientific research. We offer complete organization, logistics, local specialized guides for one of the best wild locations in the Amazon.


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AMAZON ECOTOURISM

You’ll discover marvellous places and help local communities. A different way to see the real Amazon, in a trip of a lifetime.

LATEST NEWS FROM THE AMAZON

What do the Ribeirinhos eat?

  Other than rice, beans and fish, the Amazon natives also eat various vegetables, seeds and other fruits they come across in the forest. Their diet revolves mainly around fishing, hunting, and family agriculture. It might seem repetitive, but a lot of their diet varies depending on the season – mangos only ripe at a […]

Where do the natives live?

  The typical dwelling of the inhabitants of the Amazon is the palafitte, called Maloca in the native language: a hut in wooden boards, with the roof of leaves positioned close to each other to create an almost waterproof cover.   A light, spacious structure – the families are often very numerous! – and particularly suited to […]

Animals and everyday life in the forest

  In the Amazon, biodiversity is high and the natives have learnt to live with the plethora of animal species that dwell in the forest, so much so that they’re now used to amazing close encounters. Insects are habitual guests in native households! Stick insects, butterflies and mantises are frequently found in the house – […]

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  • Perché ecoturismo allo Xixuaú? ti apre la mente, ti rigenera, ti diverti con un pizzico di andrenalina e aiuti a preservare l’ecosistema.

    Stefy F. on Facebook
  • Je porterai toujours la foret du Xixuaú dans mon cœur comme une source de paix.

    Enea R. on TripAdvisor
  • As a single woman, I often travel alone. The whole Xixuaú team was very well organized and the trip was a wonderful adventure.

    Carla W. on TripAdvisor
  • Existem lugares no mundo dos quais não é possível retornar completamente. Um deles é o Xixuaú.

    Lorella V. on Facebook