Arapiuns River Arua waterfall – a remarkable adventure and incomparable beauty. 5-day tour for you to feel life in a unique way…
Arapiuns River Arua waterfall
The Arapiuns River Arua Waterfall is an unparalleled adventure for its lush banks of rock formations, its beautiful deserted beaches and long sand dunes that stretch for tens of meters. In this wonderful scenario are communities that manually produce their own crafts using straws seeds and roots for coloring and decoration, communities that create turtles, bees, fish and practice international ecotourism.
We will start our adventure northbound passing the piranha lake with our first photo shoot in the (1) Cururu tip. We will do the (2) Crossing of the impressive Tapajós River passing by Vila Franca community and into the Arapiuns River.
Our first stop will be at the beautiful (3) Urucureá community and visit Mr. Jose property where you will witness his wife fabricate beautiful handicrafts and receive valuable knowledge on the arts and history of the Arapiuns River.
We will continue our tour through the gorgeous rocky shores stopping at the fantastic (4) Caruci beach to have a pretty and fun picnic with fresh fruit “watermelon, pineapple, banana, passion fruit, orange, apple and coconut.” take many photos and swimming in clear waters.
We´ll continue to our favorite stop, the fascinating (5) Torono Tip. Life immediately becomes wonderful when you presence a places like this … we will walk through sand dunes stretching dozens of meters, dive in the Arapiuns River and a large lake with dozens of birds flying over our heads and the dolphins showing their fins. YES, life is good…
We will continue through the beautiful left banks of the Arapiuns River to (***) (6) Coroca community where we will visit an artifacts shops, turtles farming, beekeeping and a unique ecotourism project in the Arapiuns River. We´ll camp in the beach with fire and wild dinner under a starry sky.
Second day – We will continue our adventure to the (****) (7) Arapiuns River Arua waterfall in a comfortable cruising speed through numerous communities and wonderful nature stopping for a dive in the most beautiful beaches on the way. We will set up camping in our favorite rocks in the margins of the waterfall or book in the local inn to explore the waterfall and the community for the day making fire and wild dinner in the evening.
Third day – We will enjoy the wonderful waterfall and its charming space swimming, taking lots of photos, well do canoeing “if available” and enjoy an ecological walk making fire and wild dinner in the evening.
Forth day – We´ll depart in the morning through the right side of the Arapiuns River also enjoying all the beauty on the way until we arrive at the (*****) (8) Zaire community, one of the most special communities we know in the Arapiuns river for its simplicity and fully built houses of straw including its doors and windows.
We will have an amazing time with real people living a simple life; we will feel the warmth of their children and the joy of their elderly. We will have a native dinner and camp in the village.
Fifth day – Well depart in the morning enjoying beautiful beaches with a stop at the magnificent (9) great tip beach a lush and giant sand dune that certainly will impressed you… We´ll take lots of photos walk alone in the dunes and certainly take a wonderful swim.
After a refreshing dip We´ll continue to the (******) (10) Anã community where we´ll play on the beach, visit the community beekeeping, fish farm and have a delicious native lunch in of the community.
After the delicious native lunch, we´ll continue to the (11) Icuxi tip an incredible beach for more playing in the river and enjoying life. We will cross the Tapajos river to the (12) Cururu tip to fascinate ourselves with an incredible sunset remembering all the beauty we saw and experienced in our “Arapiuns River Arua Waterfall” Tour.
For your comfort and well-being, we offer free of charge tour guide, beach service, water, ice, fresh fruit and beer “in the fast boats” and caipirinhas “in the big regional ships”. Additionally in the big regional ships we have a full bar stocked with the best hot and cold beverage. In long trips, we supply fishing equipment, hammocks and tents for camping. Always at your disposal, there will be a wonderful crew totally dedicated to your day of pleasure.
We at Selvagem Tours spent months exploring and cultivating friendships in the region to provide our customers a truly differentiated experience.
Departure location CAT “Tourist information center of Alter do Chão” click to see map
Duration 5 Days
Departure time 10:00 Hours
Return time 19:00 Hours
Tour available in Portuguese, English, Russian and Spanish
Payment methods Reservation in advance by wire | Cash | Credit cards
* Fast boats – They are all new boats, powerful engines; all safety equipment, leather seats and sum covers.
** Big regional ships – They have four different ambient, two executive suites, one lounge for leisure or rest, stand up board, kayak, barbecue place, music equipment, powerful engine and all safety equipment.
*** Coroca community – visit to the community beekeeping, turtle farm is optional with a cost of R$ 50.00 per person, we are very grateful for the customers who choose to support their beautiful work. Also a cost of R$ 20.00 per person for the native home provided your lunch.
**** Arapiuns River Arua waterfall – If you choose to stay in the inn and do a canoe ride there will be a regular charge.
***** Zaire community – Cost of R$ 50.00 per person for the community including your native dinner
****** Anã – visit to the community beekeeping, fish farm is optional with a cost of R$ 50.00 per person, we are very grateful for the customers who choose to support their beautiful work. Also a cost of R$ 20.00 per person for the native home provided your lunch.
Note – Due to the natural change of the water level, attractions and locality can be changed “we will always maintain the quality and standard of all tours”
Reservations for the can be made in person at the Selvagem Tours port depending on the availability of seats or to secure your place on the boat make your reservations in advance by bank transfer.