FAQs

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Can I request a salt-free diet? It is critically important to ingest a sufficient quantity of salt in a rainforest environment. Most people from a northern clime sweat profusely, as the body attempts to cool itself in the hot, humid...

Saki Monkey Project

SAKI MONKEY PROJECT Together with biologist Janice Chism, we are investigating a possibly undescribed species of saki monkey that lives in flooded forests along the Tahuayo River.  All our guests who visit the Research Center are invited to participate in this...

Andes and Amazon Combo Trip

ANDES / AMAZON COMBO This is a bare minimum 10-day itinerary; we can also comfortably extend for 2-3 weeks to allow more than just a minimal visit.   Machu Picchu Day 1 Fly to Cusco. After clearing baggage security in Cusco Airport, look for your guide in the parking...

Our History

HISTORY Early Years The interior forests off of the upper Tahuayo have long been noted for their abundant populations of primates. Many trappers worked here in the 1960-70s to collect primates for sale to the veterinary institute of Iquitos, IVITA which in turn sold...