Jungle Treking / Whale watching / Cocoa Farms / River Rafting / Waterfalls / Fishing / Birdwatching / Surfing virgin beaches …
Since the founder & owner of Art Jungle Nature Parc & Ecolodge, Daniel Betulius started in 1994, over 70 000 precious trees were planted on the property. Such as Pau Brasil/Brazil Wood, Jacaranda/Palisandre, Pau Ferro/Iron Wood, Ipe, Rose wood, Mahoghony, just to mention some of many species.
A research of Washington University, supported by Conservation International proved that the ecosystem of brazilian Atlantic Forest is almost 3 times more diversified than the Amazon, 487 species of flora per square/hectare, and much more threatened as 93% of this ecosystem has been devasted in the last 500 years.
The founders main concern to live and spread out attitudes for a sustainable development.
Beside the trees of species in extinction, AJ also cares about medicinal plants, organic tropical fruits, including the local population, preserving knowledge on native medicine.
Since the late Nineties the Açai palms began to have their berries, native tucans appeared in douzands of couples and the fauna enriched the habitat of armadillos, sloths, aunt eaters, monkeys and parrots.
Adopted a 80 y old ceramist, Naco Salles and built him an authentic 15 feet tall kiln.
Volunteers of the project help teaching natives in permaculture and English, in order to fill the lack of bilingual professionals in tourism.
Art Jungle is subscribed to WOOF a volunteering project for organic agriculture.
We donated 10 000m2 for to establish a Kindergarten.