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Mama puma

Learn the native stories of the Kichwa Añangu on the Amazon

Discover everything about the giant pirarucu: an almost invincible fish The “pirarucu” or “arapaima” is the largest freshwater fish in America and is among the largest in the world. It is possible to find them in the Amazon basin and … Read More

Arapaima

Discover everything about the giant pirarucu: an almost invincible fish

Discover everything about the giant pirarucu: an almost invincible fish The “pirarucu” or “arapaima” is the largest freshwater fish in America and is among the largest in the world. It is possible to find them in the Amazon basin and … Read More

Giant Otters

The Amazon Giant Otter: an endangered species

The giant otter is one of the striking species that can be found in the rivers of the Yasuní National Park. They are called like this since it measures between 1.5 and 1.8 m and weighs between 22 and 32 … Read More

Practical information

Practical information about Napo Cultural Center

The Napo Cultural Center combines all you need to have for a perfect travel to the Amazon Rainforest in Ecuador: great and comfortable commodities, expert guides, interesting cultural activities, forest excursions and tours and much more. Here in this article … Read More

Kichwa culture

Kichwa Anangu: an ecotourism-based sustained community

Napo Cultural Center offers a unique view to the interior of the Kichwa Anangu community, an indigenous people originally from the area and in charge of the conservation of 21,465.38 hectares within the tropical forest of the Ecuadorian Amazon. The … Read More

Monkey 3

A pair of Amazon monkeys you will fall in love with

The Ecuadorian Amazon is home to 16 different species of monkeys, this being the most biodiverse spot on the planet. Although all live naturally in the Yasuní National Park, their physical appearance and peculiar habits distinguish them from each other.Here … Read More

Black Caiman

Learn more about the majestic “Black Cayman”

It is known as “black alligator” due to the dark pigmentation of its scales, very similar to that of its North American relatives, the alligators. However, they are from very different families. Most of the differences between the two are … Read More

Parrot

Parrots and parakeet (saladeros) claylicks: a must see!

The parrot and parakeet claylicks offer one of the most incredible shows that the Ecuadorian Amazon has to offer. Hidden in the middle of the jungle of the Yasuní National Park and immersed in a landscape with an overwhelming natural … Read More

Black Caiman

Learn more about the majestic “Black Cayman”

It is known as “black alligator” due to the dark pigmentation of its scales, very similar to that of its North American relatives, the alligators. However, they are from very different families. Most of the differences between the two are … Read More

NCC

Discover our luxury facilities in the heart of the Amazon Rainforest

Our ecological hotel offers wide cabins with private bathroom and balcony, to enjoy an authentic Amazonian experience, plus the comfort of a first class lodge. We have standard rooms and mini-suites for all types of groups. The facilities of a … Read More