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River Yacuma, Rurrenabaque

Categories: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
3.9/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web
Take a tour along River Yacuma to witness the staggering variety of wildlife inhabiting the surrounding area. The river passes through the Yacuma pampas, vast grasslands that support many different animal species. Trek the forested banks, sail the river, and learn more about the pampas' ecological diversity from local guides. Touring the area, you might see caimans, pink dolphins, capybaras, and a large variety of birdlife, including storks, herons, and the colorful hoatzin. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to River Yacuma and many more Rurrenabaque attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Rurrenabaque vacation planner.
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  • We have done the 3 day tour with Dolphins Travel in the Pampas. We found the river, nature, animals (caymans, turtles, copibaras, birds, anaconda, piranha, Dolphins,...) and accommodation fantastic an...  read more »
  • We had a great time with Dolphin Tours and their Guide Nilo. Everything was well organized, the group was just four of us plus the guide. He was really nice and relaxed. Gave us a lot of information r...  read more »
  • We made the trip with Bala Tours which is highly recommended. An experience of this type the guide is key and we had one excellent Nixon called and known environment and birds and animals to perfection. With Nixon in the Yacuma River in the Pampas were able to see and photograph the following animals: towards Las Pampas del Yacuma. On the way, sloth, nandu, capybara, Stork Pelican (duck) dry head Stork, Egret pink. Yacuma River. Fishing for Piranha: red, yellow and white. Cat fish. Birds: cold, martin pescador, Cardinal, Garza, Eagle Fisher, Alcon black, Serere (with Crest, hoatzin), Quetzal, peak of silver, Jacamar, Parrot stopped, Matico, son of the Sun, Taracoe that is was fishing with us. Vultures, vultures and cormorants; Duck snake, Eagle necklace, Garza peak duck. Coot. Pavalira, Montun. Others: black caiman yacare, capybara, squirrel monkey, black howler monkey, Capuchin monkey, night monkey, pink dolphin. Turtles. All in two outings by the River, an evening and a morning. The Lodge belonging to Bala Tours is OK for this type of experience and eat reasonably well.
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