Worldwide Ecolodges Photo Gallery
Our flexible tour
programs are based on using ecolodges where you
stop for a period to experience the local ecosystems, cultural
sites, and people. By using these lodges and their on-site
naturalist guides we can offer you excellent value compared to standard fully escorted nature expedition. We are always adding new
destinations and each is very carefully chosen for its
ethical and environmental practices. If you do not see a place you'd
like to visit, give us a call. There are many places we have not had
a chance to list yet. Call 403-451-4939 or 888-778-2378 in North
America. Learn more about ecolodges.
More on Sukau Rainforest Model Ecolodge, Borneo, Malaysia
Rainforest Lodge (SRL) is perched on the banks of one of
's most important waterways, the
River, on the East coast of
Sabah. We use this lodge in our Borneo programs
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Community Ecolodge in Thailand
Northern Thailand is a
quiet pastoral frontier where you may enjoy some day hiking,
multi-day trekking or soaking up the spirit of the land. From here
you can also cross to Laos for river cruises.
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Bay Resort a Destination Ecoresort
Island, Kingfisher Bay Resort. This is a comparatively large resort
that never the less operates with environmental awareness and is
suitable for groups, incentives and individual holidayers. Located on
Fraser Island, the world's largest sand Island with rainforest,
beaches galore, rivers, lakes and tones of activities. There are
luxury hotel rooms, beach villas and a wilderness lodge for groups.
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Lava Tubes Nature Lodge
is a truly unique destination featuring the remains of ancient lava
tubes in northern Queensland. Located at 2500 m abs the air is dryer
and cooler than in the more humid tropical areas of Cairns and
Townsville. A fascinating place to see on its own with rooms in
reconditioned railway carriages, in swag tents or a dorm for groups.
More info on Ecoparque Amazon Nature Lodge
Jungle Lodge is in a very accessible location at just one hour
from the Manaus International Airport. The lodge offers clients a
comfortable and safe jungle experience. If you have just a couple of
days, this lodge will fit perfectly.
More info on Cristalino
|| The lodge has more than 550
bird species, including a number of interesting endemic species and
probably at least 2000 species of butterfly! Several species of
endangered primates live in the canopy of the pristine rainforest
around the lodge, and mammals such as tapir, agouti and deer inhabit
the forest floor.
More info on Mamiraua
|A true conservation project located deep in the Amazon about 1 hour
flight from Manaus. This area is one of few areas that you can visit
in the undisturbed part of the Amazon rainforest.
More info on Pantanal
Rural Ecolodges, Brazil
is one of the best wildlife watching areas in the western hemisphere.
Over 140,000 sq km of wetlands and plains. This is one of the few
places where you can see such a great variety of large animals,
including predators. We work with a local group of private landowners
who have made a large eco-reserve that co-exists with ranching.
Several Ecolodges on a Separate
Ecuador EcolodgesIn addition to the
ecolodges below, there are some descriptions and images of Galapagos
yacht cruise and tour programs here.
Highlands Rural Ecolodge,(Quito)
|Minutes from Quito and 200 years from today. This
ecolodge is a former Jesuit mission farm now converted to a botanical garden and forest reserve. An ideal location
to visit the cloudforests, colonial Quito, Otovalo Indian market, Cotopaxi volcano and of course the reserve itself.
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Napo Wildlife Center, NWC Amazon Lodge,
is the greatest and ultimate alternative luxury ecohotel in
Amazonian Ecuador. This ecotourism project includes the conservation
of approximately over 53,000 acres (over 21,400 hectares )of the most
pristine Amazon Rain Forest within the Yasuně National Park, an
important UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and the largest tract of tropical
rain forest in Ecuador.
More Info on Casa Mojanda, Model Ecolodge
a cozy rammed earth cottage, you will wake up to bird calls and
breathtaking views of forested mountains, terraced farms and legendary
volcanoes. During the day, you will immerse yourself in a splendid
natural setting -- and learn about our thriving indigenous culture.
See more on Huaorani
Ecolodge is unlike any other place you can imagine. To visit here is to see people who are indistinguishable from their
environment. They are one of the few indigenous people in the
Amazon who encourage outside visitors.
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Amazonas, Model Ecolodge Peru
|This lodge is an amazing once in a lifetime journey
up river by motorized canoe. While remote and rustic, guests are well looked after with great food and excellent
guides. Become immersed in the cultures and ecology of the rain forests of the Amazon.
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Research Centre, Model Ecolodge
of the first and most famous ecolodges in Peru, TRC is located
adjacent to the world's largest known clay lick. The clay lick
attracts a fantastic number of macaws, parrots, parakeets and more
every morning in a spectacle of nature. There are several trails and
guided hikes from the lodge which is located abut 5-6 hours upriver
from Puerto Maldonado.
More on Sol y
Luna Rural Ecolodge
Sol y Luna
Lodge, located in the sacred valley of the Incas, near Cusco is a
great place to explore the many fascinating historical and
archeological sites in the area, as well as take part in local
adventures. Near trains to Machu Picchu and lower elevation than
Cusco, it also makes a great alternative to the busy city.
More on Colca
Canyon, Nature Lodge
is the place where you go to see the Andean condors gently rising up
from the bottom of Colca canyon on the rising thermals. The highlight of the
lodge are the hotsprings located a short walk from the
Contact us for visits to this ecolodge.
Our ecolodge “La Estancia”, located on the Island of the
Sun, Lake Titicaca.
A project that uses the pillars of ecotourism: The respect and use of the traditional architecture, use of alternative energy such as solar, treatment and recycling of sewage water, waste management, reforestation and direct community participation..
Contact us for visits to this ecolodge.
||Accommodation in traditional Tacana-style cabins can house up to 30 people. The cabins are surrounded by primary forest which resonates with birdsong and the cries of howler monkeys, especially at dawn and dusk, making Chalalán a place of incomparable
Updated Dec 15, 2009