Skip to main content
  1. Leisure
  2. Travel
  3. International Travel

Kayak the Amazon in 2014 with amazing new Tofino tour

See also

If you’re looking for something new and exciting to do in the New Year consider a rather unusual kayaking tour to the Amazon. Tofino Expeditions just announced a unique trip with aboriginal guides and a naturalist that takes you paddling through the river systems of the Ecuadorian Amazon around Yasuni National Park.

After a day on the water, you return by motorized dugout canoe to the one of the three deluxe jungle lodges.

The Amazon kayaking tour, which is designed for adventure seekers, uses tropical expedition sea kayaks that give up close views of exotic wildlife, flora and fauna and wild landscapes of a region that is believed to have been a Pleistocene Refuge-- where numerous species survived extinction during periods of dramatic climatic change.

Housing is in three deluxe jungle lodges that offer creature comforts such as hot showers and comfy beds. Tours are scheduled for on April 25 - May 3, Oct 31 - Nov 8, Dec 17 – 25, 2014. Rates are $4,390 a person. For more information or to book a trip, visit .

If you've never been down the Amazon you really need to watch the accompanying video, what an amazing journey.



  • Corned beef
    Find out how to prepare a classic corned beef recipe in a slow cooker
    Slow Cooker Tips
  • Left handed eating
    Find out why you should never eat with your left hand
    Wives Tale
  • Subway message
    Subway customer finds 'Big Mama' written on her order
    Subway Message
  • Deviled eggs
    This is the only deviled egg recipe you’ll need this Easter
    Delicious Eggs
  • Natural solutions
    Natural beauty: All natural solutions to life's little beauty headaches
    Natural Solutions
  • Chocolate souffle
    Love chocolate? Get tips on making the perfect chocolate souffle every time
    Recipe 101

Related Videos:

  • Ruby Princess is for Lovers
    <iframe width="560" height="315" src="//;VQ=HD720&amp;autoplay=1"></iframe>
  • Have a spot of tea in London, 3rd place on the 2014 Top 25 destinations list
    <div class="video-info" data-id="517324719" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url=""></div>
  • The 3rd San Diego International Wine Show next weekend in Del Mar, CA
    <iframe width="560" height="315" src="//;autoplay=1"></iframe>

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!