What to bring

  • Identity card and passport.
  • A small or medium baggage. Try to take only the necessary things to the lodge.
  • A backpack. Apart from your luggage take a comfortable backpack with you for the daily excursions around the forest, rivers and streams.
  • It is advisable that you take with you some medicines you in case of any pain.
  • Extra Money and cash. You will probably need it for bar bills and for handcraft purchases.
  • Mosquito repellent.
  • A good quality camera. You would probably take photos of the outstanding landscapes you will have the opportunity to see.
  • Binoculars for bird watching and get a closer look to wildlife that inhabits the Amazon Rainforest in Ecuador.
  • Lightweight long pants (you can take 2 or three pairs)
  • Lightweight long-sleeved shirts (also two or three pairs)
  • T-shirts
  • Cotton socks (1 or 2 pairs per day)
  • Sandals (for being more comfortable when you are around the lodge)
  • A lightweight sweater or a jacket.
  • One or two pairs of short (for when you are around the hotel)
  • A hat and sunglasses to protect yourself from the sun.
  • Rechargeable extra batteries for your camera or video tape (in the lodge there is 24/7 electricity).
  • A flashlight will be very useful for night excursions.
  • A small umbrella (very useful for light rains)
IMPORTANT: clip bags to pack your devices (humidity in the Amazon Rainforest is really high).


At the Napo Wildlife Center you will be provided with a poncho or raincoat and rubber boots for forest excursions and canoe riding. Also, other items such as soap, shampoo, towels, etc are provided in the hotel.