Departing from Quito to Coca.
Option 1.- by plane (30 minutes flight) over the eastern Andes mountain range.
Option 2.- by public bus (7 to 8 hours ride).
Option 3.- with private transport (5 to 6 hours ride).
Departing from Baños to Coca.
Option 1.- by public bus via Tena (7 to 8 hours ride).
From Coca town we leave for a 3‐3½ hour (depending on river’s water level) down the Napo River. Then, we go 1 hour upstream the Pañayacu river, until you reach the Pañacocha lake, where the lodge is located. During the trip you will receive a pick-nick lunch and bottled of water.
The boat is comfortable and safe, and has a 75 pk engine, life jackets and fire extinguisher.