On your adventure trips to the Amazon Rainforest, you can expect to spend days without seeing another tourist when travelling around. This is extremely refreshing when you consider that some of the world’s best destinations are becoming increasingly busy and overcrowded. Yet, with its rich diversity of wildlife creatures, there is more than just jungle for you to explore during your travels. From bird watching during an adventurous hike through the Amazon Rainforest to fishing while discovering the seemingly untouched in a dugout canoe.

Kaieteur

Kaieteur National park is Guyanas first legally protected area and was established in 1929. It is famously known for the majestic Kaieteur Falls, considerate to be one of the highest single drop (823 ft) waterfalls in the world. In addition to the Kaieteur Falls, the rich biodiversity, some of which are endemic to the park and ensures a highly educational and adventurous and challenging experience while traversing through is pristine Amazonian Rainforest.

Wildlife

Discover slow moving Sloths who spend most of their lives hanging upside down in the trees of this huge Amazon Rainforests. Experience tapirs and jaguars crossing the river. In Guyana one of the most iconic species is the small golden frog that lives in the tank Bromeliads around the Kaieteur waterfalls.

Birdwatching

If you are lucky enough, you will see the Cock of the Rock close by or building their nests at rocky areas. Don’t miss out on the mid-air rapid wing-flapping hummingbird while looking out for the largest and most powerful raptor found in the rainforest, the harpy eagle, also known as royal-hawk.

Fishing

During your adventure trips to the Amazon Rainforest, you get the chance to go fishing near the coast or in the different rivers. The Guianas have a rich variety of fish in their rivers. In Suriname, you will start fishing from the confluence point of the Suriname- & Commewijneriver and after that move to more interesting locations.

The Kasikasima Expedition

Are you a nature lover who truly loves going for new challenges? The Kasikasima Expedition is just for you. The tour brings you from Paramaribo to Palumeu. Go on a boat trip that will take you through the Amazon rainforest. Via the Palumeu River, you will enter a pristine part of the rainforest at which you will cross over various adventurous rapids and sleep in hammocks. Do you like mountain climbing? You will climb to one of the peaks of the granite Mount Kasikasima. This hike and climb through the jungle take approximately 7 hours giving you a magnificent view over the Amazon rainforest, renewing your energy level for yet another mission! Consume this on “Top of the World” feeling while experiencing this view. 

Mountain biking in the jungle

Early in the morning, you can go mountain biking with your guide in the jungle. You can decide how long the trip will last and the guide will also go on your tempo. Experience the clean, fresh air of the rainforest….animals awakening...birds that sing their own tune…..Fantastic!
You can choose to cycle on old Plantations in Suriname such as Frederiksdorp and Peperpot for 2 days with or without a guide. Or go mountain biking near Arrow Point, in the savanna of Guyana. 

Discover this unique destination’s culture, history and hospitality of the Guianas! Pejego Tours is a specialized tour operator offering a range of private and tailor-made tours for those who are travelling and looking for a unique experience in the Guiana Shield.

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