TAMBOPATA JUNGLE 3 DAYS
A true paradise in the jungle of the Amazon, where you can see many varieties of birds, mammals, monkeys, insects, leopards, crocodiles, and many vegetation of virgin forest. In the different itineraries you can visit very beautiful landscapes of the Peruvian jungle. And the gastronomy is another of the most striking delights, because it is very exotic.
DAY 1: CUSCO – PUERTO MALDONADO – AMAZON LODGE
Upon arrival in Puerto Maldonado, at the airport or bus station, you will meet your guide, who awaits you and will transfer to our office located in the center, where you will be able to return to pack and leave luggage Which you will not have to take to the tour.
Then we will go to the tourist port (Puerto Capitanía), from where we will embark on a motorboat, which will take us for 45 minutes downstream to the port of Sandoval, and we will enter Lake Sandoval located inside the Tambopata National Reserve, To reach Lake Sandoval we will have to walk 3km. (Muddy in the wet season) in about an hour and we will arrive at a small port, where we will take a canoe of oars, and after half an hour of paddling we will arrive at the Lodge, we will have a welcome with a typical juice of the zone, and after A brief explanation about the hostel we will be staying in a comfortable room. After a break, at night we go for a walk in the forest to go in search of the nocturnal monkey (Musmuqui), frogs, snakes and insects that are active at night.
DAY 2: AMAZON LODGE – LAKE SANDOVAL
Very early on board a canoe we will go around Lake Sandoval trying to see some of the most important conserved species in the lake, considered as a flag species, animals that live in small and very territorial family groups: the giant river wolf Or otters (the largest in the world) that feed on fish and around the lake in the morning. We will return to the cottage for breakfast, after the short rest, we will go out for a walk in the forest, to learn more about medicinal plants and diurnal mammals such as monkeys, wild cats, peccaries and birds such as toucans . We will also try to know about the ecology of Brazil nut tree or chestnut tree that is considered as a kind of umbrella because it helps to protect other species of flora and fauna. Return to the lodge for lunch and siesta time. In the afternoon we will go out again to take a canoe and go around Lake Sandoval to visualize the monkeys (capuchins, squirrels, red howlers), herons, kingfishers, cormorants, shanshos that live and feed in the forest around the lake , When we return to the lodge we can see the reflection of the eyes of the black caimans that normally hunt at night on the lake shore, we will approach them, we will take photos.
DAY 3: CANOPPY – PUERTO MALDONADO
5:30 am. in the morning a short walk through the canopy walk-way, about 40 meters high, allowing us to have a panoramic view of the Madre de Dios River and allow us to observe different species of birds, including toucans, trogones, macaws, tanagers, orioles, etc.
Breakfast and return to the city, transfer to the airport or bus station.
- Guide service
- Transportation airport-airport -Lodge
- Food (2 breakfast, 2 lunch, 2 dinner),
- Entrance to the Tambopata National Reserve. $ 12 dollars.
- Alcoholic drinks
- Transportation Cusco-Puerto Maldonado – Cusco
By bus ( $ 30 usd )
By flight ( $ 120 usd )
WHAT TO BRING
- Small Luggage
- clothes for warm weather and humid
- Long-sleeve shirt
- Pants, hat, swimwear
- Hiking shoes, boots
- Personal medications
- Personal Blocker
- Mosquito repellent