Problem: How do I avoid the hoatzin's terrible smell?
Hint: Climb down to the screen with the bird's nest and head west. From time to time, you will see a hummingbird heading west. Click the hand icon to pick some of the purple flowers that the hummingbirds are clustering around. The flowers have a strong perfume that will protect you from the hoatzin's terrible smell.
Problem: I have the fragrant flowers but still can't get past the hoatzin!
Hint: Climb near the stink bird. When you are standing next to him, select the flowers and click them on Adam. Adam will hold them over his nose. Click the hand icon on the far pitcher plant and Adam will walk over and tip it over.
Problem: I can't get past the snake!
Hint: You must help the toucans before the snake will leave. After helping the toucans, climb down to see the baby bird hatch. A drum will start to play and it will scare the snake away.
Problem: How do I get through the tree maze west of the toucans?
Hint: Click the hand icon around the screen and you'll soon find a way west. To find the correct path, notice where the small red lizard ran. Just go where the lizard did.
Problem: How do I get the drum on the lower limb of the tree?
Hint: Walk all the way out on the limb. It will bend down, but you won't fall.
Problem: I can't get past the jaguar. Help!
Hint: Go out on the limb and click the hand icon on the drum. Use the drum to frighten the jaguar.
Problem: I've landed in the village. Now how do I get out of the mud?
Hint: Pick up the fruit and the vine. They are located beside the mud hole. Use them to lasso the wild pig. Click the fruit on the pig to get him to come over. While he eats the fruit, click the vine on him. You will have enough fruit to keep trying if you miss him. If you miss, just throw more fruit and try again.
Problem: The village is deserted! Where is everybody?
Hint: The people are hiding from you. Explore the village thoroughly, then head north near the mud puddle to enter the Grove. Once you have met Forest Heart and have agreed to help her, the people will come out of hiding.
Problem: Where is Forest Heart?
Hint: Forest Heart is in the large tree in the Grove north of the village.
Problem: I've met Forest Heart but the village is still empty!
Hint: The people will hide until you agree to help Forest Heart. Once you are inside the tree and have talked to her, show that you agree to help by clicking the hand icon on the branch she dropped in the tree room. The next time you enter the Village, the people will be there.
Problem: Ok, the village is full of people. What do I do?
Hint: Click the talk icon on all of the villagers. They will tell you their problems. Help each one to solve them.
Problem: How do I help the boy Taquia?
Hint: If you have the drum, select it and click it on Taquia to return it. He is the shaman's apprentice and is responsible for the drum. If you don't have the drum, you may have to return to the spot you last played it pick it up again. After helping Taquia, he will move away from the vine. Click the hand icon on the vine to swing across to the other bank.
Problem: How do I help Churana the weaver?
Hint: Once you have helped Taquia, you will be able to swing across the river. On the other side of the river, click the hand icon on the berries. You can also find a necklace that is hidden in the bushes. Musqui dropped the necklace when she was picking berries to make paint. Click the hand icon on the necklace to pick it up. Return the necklace to Musqui the potter and she will tell you to keep it. After she tells you to keep the necklace, you can give it to Churana the weaver. The next time you visit the weaver, Llusti will be sitting at her side.
Problem: Apu the chief won't let me borrow his machete.
Hint: You must help Churana the weaver first by giving her the love charm necklace you found in the berry bush. Llusti will go back to Churana. Once Llusti is no longer with Apu, the chief will be free to talk. Click the hand icon on the machete on the ground near Apu and he will let you borrow it.
Problem: I want to help Alichina, the cook, fix her drink. How do I help?
Hint: You must help Sumac the gardener harvest her roots first. She will give you some roots that you can give to Alichina. Alichina is the woman with gray hair who is standing next to the cooking pot.
Problem: How do I help Sumac the gardener harvest roots?
Hint: Obtain the machete from the chief and give it to Sumac.