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Zumag Sisa Hostel

Hostel in Tena, Zumag Sisa means ” beautiful flower” in Kichwa.

It is run by Marcia and Pablo, who are happy to help you with everything they can, consequently making your stay in Tena an unforgettable experience.

Conveniently located in a quiet residential area and just a few minutes away from the Tena bus terminal, this is undoubtedly a great place to stay for everyone.

Another key point is that we have 12 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 20 people, offering single, double, twin and shared rooms, all with private bathrooms.

Also, we provide 2 spacious kitchens, a BBQ area, a common room, free Wifi and free parking.

One of our favourite things to do is enjoy both the fresh breeze and the beautiful views from a hammock on our terrace.

What’s more, the ambience is relaxed and welcoming. We can give you the best advice on what to do in and around Tena, as well as how to explore beautiful places on a low budget.

 

Explore THE AMAZON

Many travelers skip Tena because of the lack of information. This little corner of Ecuador has more to offer than you might think, what you are missing here is huge.
 
Without a doubt, Tena is a hotspot for people who like to explore and enjoy the Amazon region of Ecuador. It is known as the starting point for tours into the jungle and also for its excellent white water rafting (one of the best rafting destinations in all of South America).
 
Fortunately, Tena can be reached easily by bus from Baños
(3 hours), Quito (4 hours) and many other locations in Ecuador. When you arrive here be sure to try out not only the delicious local cuisine but also the brilliant nightlife on the weekend.

Activities around tena

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Kayak and rafting

Tena is one of the best rafting destinations in South America! Jus thre hours away from Quito. The jungle rivers that are located on the Amazone side of the Andes are bigger and has more consistent flows compared to the West-Andean counterparts.

Jungle tour

Explore the jungle around Tena for one or more days! Swim in the waterfalls and crystal clear lagoons. Learn about the fauna and flora and medicinal plants. Visit the native families and join them for dinner and traditional craft-making. Make bonfires at the river. Experience a cleansing with the traditional shaman. And sleep in hammocks, caves and/or with the indigenous families.

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Comunity based tourism

The biggest indidenous group of the Ecuadorian Amazon is the Kichwa. They are in located in Tena, Puyo . Kichwa language is to Andean Quichua. The Kichwa are emerged from various pre-colonial indigenous tribes. As of today there are many small ethnic communities to visit and to meet.

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Waterfalls -Lakes-Caves

Swim in the clear, blue and fresh water in the tousistic spots. Go bird-watching on Lake Limoncocha. Or watch the monkeys climb the trees at Laguna Paikawe. There are enough lakes to visit in and around Tena, with their own charme and specialty.

wHY STAY WITH US

Are you looking for a hostel in Tena?

Zumag Sisa is relaxing, friendly, and adventurous. Firstly, the hostel has it all – hammocks, BBQs, dancing and so much more!

Secondly, we will offer you the best service and the most welcoming stay. In other words this hostel in Tena will not only become your second home, but a second family.

Furthermore, we provide you with free Wi-Fi, daily housekeeping, shared lounge and kitchen. In addition, you can book the most awesome tours right at our front (we work together with local agencies and do it in a sustainable way).

Conveniently located in a quiet residential area and just a few minutes away from the Tena bus terminal, this is undoubtedly a great place to stay for everyone.

One of our favourite things to do is enjoy both the fresh breeze and the beautiful views from a hammock on our terrace.

What’s more, the ambience is relaxed and welcoming. We can give you the best advice on what to do in and around Tena, as well as how to explore beautiful places on a low budget.

 

 

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