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The rock bacu

21 Dec

(Lithodoras dorsalis = skin of stone) The spectacular Rock bacu or as known here on the Amazon river of Peru, Cahuara(ka-wara) ladrillo (brick)have a very interesting natural history. They have evolved quite an important niche in seed dispersal of plant species especially palms of the seasonally flooded forests of the Amazon river basin [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ScJcWgPzlk&w=420&h=315]. […]

Amazon jungle survival programs and their sustainability

16 Dec

There is a lot of demand nowadays for survival programs here in the Amazon. The are many companies to choose from but what is the right choice? When looking into a survival program, the correct thing to do is not leave much of a footprint on the areas that you visit. The whole of the […]

Trekking in the Amazon

12 Dec

Otorongo Expeditions We specialize in professional,quality, personalized tours and expeditions into the Peruvian Amazon Rainforest and River. You will find that our services are custom due to the extreme variance of weather patterns and clients physical and mental capabilities.

 The majority of the expeditions start from our base camp location at Oran Creek. Campers can […]

Why choose Otorongo Expeditions Jungle lodge

12 Dec

Authentic personalized itineraries Private guide and 15+ ecosystems to explore on the Amazon River, no grouping with other guests on excursions, no fake tourist shows. Guaranteed excellent service Buffet style,international + local foods, clean private bathrooms, solar power for lights and recharging batteries, stellar staff, %100 honest no nickel and diming Owners dedication Community tourism […]

Giant stingray caught

12 Dec

For charter fishing in the Amazon river Otorongo Expeditions This Incredible specimen of short tailed freshwater stingray was caught near Oran, Peru Lower Amazon River region. It weighed in at 154lb over 4ft long including her short tail. We were fishing on the point of two rivers combining when she sucked the live bait directly […]

Freshwater fish of the Amazon river

28 Nov

There are over 2000 recognized species of fish that are only found in the Amazon River Basin. Estimates from the experts taking into consideration geographically separated species may mount to over 3500! There are certain fishes that have such unique ecological niches that they may only be found in an area less than 50 miles […]