Chalalan Albergue Ecologico, Rurrenabaque
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LocationAddress: Shoreline of Chalalan Lagoon inside Madidi National Park
Chalalan Eco Lodge is situated in San Jose de Uchupiamonas community, surrounded by Madidi National Park magic and beauty, built on Chalalan Lagoon shore, with traditional building techniques and with environmentally-friendly local materials ensuring elegance and comfort along your adventure.
The main entry point to the Chalalan Eco lodge is via the town of Rurrenabaque, which can be accessed by air or land from the city of La Paz. By air (from the International El Alto Airport) the trip takes approximately 50 minutes, and by land it takes around 18 hours. From Rurrenabaque, Chalalan is accessed by the rivers Beni and Tuíchi. In our comfortable motorboats this trip takes about 5 hours and a half.
Visit the Eco lodge relax and enjoy the warm breeze, the sounds of nature and our delicious home cooking.
Our comfortable boats will take you up the Beni and Tuíchi rivers, deep into an enchanted environment.
The administrative and operative staff at Chalalan Ecolodge are all native from San Jose de Uchupiamonas. Chalalan has professionally trained staff to provide ecological tourism services to satisfy even the most demanding tourists.
Friendliness and respect are both characteristics deeply-rooted in the Quechua Tacanan culture and are found in each and every one of the members of staff from San Jose de Uchupiamonas.
Room FacilitiesChalalan Eco Lodge offers Tacana-style cabins surrounded by wild nature. The Eco lodge offers three types of accommodation:
- Luxurious cabins with double beds and private bathrooms
- Twin/triples rooms with private bathroom
- Twin rooms with shared bathroom facilities
- Comfortable beds
- Mosquito nets
- Bedside tables
- Comfortable armchairs
Chalalan Ecolodge has capacity to host up to 30 guest at its luxurious and traditional Tacana-style cabins. The cabins are surrounded by virgin forest which resonates with birdsong and the cries of howler monkeys, especially at dawn and dusk, making Chalalan a place of incomparable beauty.
At Chalalan the standards of hygiene in the bathrooms and shower areas are impeccable. All of our bathrooms are unisex and are regularly cleaned without disturbing the guests.
- Airport Pick up
- Safe boats to take you by river to the Chalalan Eco lodge
- Dining room
- Bilingual indigenous guides
- Guided hikes
- Forest interpretation
- Bird watching
- Canoe trips
- Swimming and relaxation
- Night time canoe trips
- Biodiversity games
The hotel features a stylish restaurant where a buffet breakfast is served. This includes fresh fruit and pastries. service in
Dining options at Chalalan Ecolodge offers national and international cuisine. All meals are served accompanied by fruit juices of the season that are all hygienically prepared.
Vegeterians at the Ecolodge will enjoy a extraordinary menu design specially thinking about their preferences.
There is a large Dining Room which seats up to 40 people sitting either separately or in groups. The dining room has a well stocked bar where our guests can relax with an alcoholic beverage or a soft drink