Day 01: CUSCO - CLOUD FOREST - PILCOPATA LODGE.

We Leave from Cusco very early in the morning in our comfortable bus. Ascending to the high mountain area of Paucartambo. On the way we will visit the funeral towers or chullpas of Ninamarca.  The bus  then descents through the mysterious cloud forest full of beautiful orchids, heliconias and primitive ferns. Also we have opportunity to walk in deferent points to see like quetzals, snakes, monkeys and the  witness Cock of the Rocks (Rupicola Peruvian) in  meeting ritual. There are also possibilities to observe the Amazonian Umbrella bird (Cephalopteros Ornatus), Trogons (Trogon sp.) and  more. And  With luck the only South American bear, the Spectacled Bear (Tremarctos ornatus). In the afternoon we arrive to   pillcopata village,   where we have our  typical lodge. Showers and toilets available.  

 

DAY 02: PILLCOPATA LODGE – BOCAMANU- SALVADOR LAKE- MACHIGUENKA LODGE.

After a delicious breakfast the group continues the trip by bus then boat to navigate along the  Alto Madre de Dios river. In the way we can observe a great variety of birds, as blue kingfisher fisherman and always the presence of the vultures of which the most spectacular is the condor of the forest, the king of the vultures (Scarcoramphus potato) maybe Jaguar (Panthera Onca).  Almost half day we have  a brief stop in the village of Boca Manu and then we continue with our trip in boat to the Manu reserved area, and one begins to realize reason Manu it is so famous, for their wild life. Beside the river groups of turtles are observed, white caiman (Cayman cocodrylus) some ronsocos (Hydrochaeris) and much more.  In the afternoon we arrive to our lodge, Here in the Manu the animals have never suffered hunt persecution on the part of the men. Night in ecolodge   (bed with mosquito net) . With toilet and shared shower.   Night walk.

 

DAY 03: MACHIGUENKA LODGE – SALVADOR LAKE – OTORONGO LAKE.

Early morning The group visit the great Salvador lake . Here paddling silently on the catamaran that gives us again the possibility to observe family of giant otters fishing and playing and a great variety of strange birds as the polla sultana (Porphyrula martinica) or the blue trumpeter (Agamia) later we walk in the main trails with the guide to learn the operation and the secrets of the tropical forest, we are going to visit the  otorongo lake and the observation tower from where we have the opportunity to observe the giant otter in the lake then we return to our lodge. Night in ecolodge (bed with mosquito net) . With toilet and shared shower. Optional night walk.  

 

Day 04: MACHIGUENGA LODGE- PARROT CLAY LICK – BOCA MANU.

The call of the Red Howler monkeys (Alouatta seniculus) will wake us up  to visit the great parrot clay lick to see the colorful macaws, parquets and luckily mammals; after a good breakfast unfortunately we have to begin our return to Boca Manu. On Manu River, the group might see many different animals, We will also do some small walks along the manu river, looking for monkeys, birds, capybaras, tapir and the famous jaguar. they did not find on the way. In the afternoon the group arrives to Boca Manu . Nigth in lodge shower and toilets available.

 

DAY 05: BOCA MANU -ATALAYA–CLOUD FOREST-CUSCO.

In the morning we will continues  by boat river up of the  alto Madre de Dios on the way we will see  again others species of birds, Before our delicious lunch.We will also stop in the thermal waters after a long trip is good. In the afternoon  we will arrive to our lodge. Nigth in lodge shower and toilets available.

 

Day 06: AMAZON LODGE – CLOUD FOREST - CUSCO.

In the morning after the breakfast  we unfortunately will come back by boat until Atalaya, where the bus wait for us to return to Cusco, visiting the cloud forest again. Arrival in the afternoon. Approximately 6.00pm. 

 

 WHAT’S INCLUDED:

·        All terrestrial, fluvial transport.

·        Team of security.     

·        Professional guides and specialized.

·        Efficient team of motorists.  

·        03 meals per day and snacks.  03 nights in Lodge 

·        Excellent cook service.  

·        Radio communication service during the whole trip.

·        Comforts: seats, tables, etc.

·        First-aid kit.  

·        Mineral Water during the trip

·        Rubber boots

·        Entrance fee to manu.

 

NOT INCLUDE: 

·        First day  Breakfast

·        First Day Mineral Water

·        Beberages ( cola, beer, soda )

·        Binoculars 

 

WE RECOMMEND YOU TO BRING:

·        Shirt long sleeve and long pants.  

·        warm cloths (for misty mornings on the river) 

·        Water bottle or Canteen.                          

·        Sandals, bath suit clothes, towel day pack.   

·        Rain gear.             

·        Enough mosquito repellent (30 or 50% DEET C.).  

·        Sun block.

·        After bite.  

·        Flash light or torch with extra batteries.             

·        Hat or cap.             

·        Extra money to buy beverage.  

·        Binoculars.             

·        At least one pair of trekking boots

·        Camera and extra films, extra batteries  

 

 

Rates are subject to change.

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