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From Cusco | Manu National Park 3 days - All included

From Cusco | Manu National Park 3 days - All included

Before booking the excursion, ask for availability of the tour. Day 1: Cusco - Cloud Forest - Pilcopata Lodge We will leave Cusco very early in the morning in one of our vehicles. We will cross beautiful valleys between the Andes Mountains and picturesque rural communities. We will visit pre-Inca tombs of the Lupaca culture and then stop in Paucartambo, a beautiful colonial town, and visit the interesting town museum. On the way we will have lunch in the cloud forest. We will continue our descent through the cloud forest, an area rich in endemic species, such as the Spectacled Bear and the Cock of the Rock, a Peruvian national bird that performs a unique courtship ritual. We will also be able to observe orchids, bromeliads, ferns, etc. We will continue observing the spectacular nature along our journey until we arrive at our lodge, Pilcopata Inn, where we will spend our first night. Day 2: Pilcopata - Amazon Manu Lodge We will have an early breakfast and then visit a coca plantation and a wildlife rescue center. Then we will head to Puerto Atalaya, located on the banks of the Alto Madre de Dios River at 500 masl. Here we will begin our descent by boat to observe the enormous diversity of bird species, such as herons, vultures, cormorants, etc. until we arrive at Amazon Manu Lodge. There we will have a delicious lunch before hiking to Machuwasi Lake, where we will ride on balsa rafts to observe birds, such as the primitive hoatzin and, with luck, caimans, monkeys and capybaras. Overnight at the lodge. Day 3: Amazon Manu Lodge - Cuzco Early in the morning, we will board our boat and head to the macaw clay lick, a wall along the river bank where different species of parrots, such as the blue-headed parrot, white-eyed parakeet, chestnut-fronted macaw, among others. The parrots gather here every morning. Here they eat clay, which is rich in minerals and helps them to digest and eliminate toxins from the body. After a delicious breakfast, we will pack our bags and travel by boat back to Puerto Atalaya, where our bus back to Cusco will be waiting for us. We will have lunch on the way back to Cusco, where we will arrive at approximately 6:30 pm. Note: Service is subject to variation without prior notice, due to weather conditions (rains, floods, floods, etc.), strikes and/or demonstrations and any other event that does not allow the normal development of the itinerary. Any cancellation of the service for the reasons indicated above, does not apply refund. The itinerary may vary at the discretion of the operator, always to ensure the safety of the traveler and the best development of the service in its entirety. If you do not attend the day of the service, it is considered as "Done" without any claim, postponement or refund.

Amazonian Adventure 3 Days: Exploring the Jungle from Cusco

Amazonian Adventure 3 Days: Exploring the Jungle from Cusco

Embark on an unforgettable journey deep into the heart of the Amazon rainforest with our Manu 3 Days program. Designed for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers, this immersive experience takes you to one of the world's most biodiverse regions. Begin your expedition from Cusco, where you'll venture through breathtaking landscapes, passing by stunning vistas and captivating wildlife. Traverse the winding rivers, walk along ancient trails, and be mesmerized by the symphony of exotic birds and elusive mammals. Our expert guides will lead you to hidden oxbow lakes and clay licks, where you'll have the chance to witness fascinating wildlife in their natural habitats. Day 1 Cusco - Guadalupe Lodge Pick up from your Hotel and airport in Cusco at 6:00 AM Driving along the Manu Road and briefly stop at Oropesa "bread town" Stop and guided visit along the Ninamarca pre-Incan burials Breakfast at Paucartambo Village and a guided walk along the local market, the main square, the colonial bridge Guided walk along the Manu Park border, talks about the ranger station illustrations, maps, etc Guided walk along the waterfalls, cascades Exploration of the cloud forest in search of interesting species; monkeys, cock of the rock, quetzals, mountain toucans Briefly stop at the Local Market in Pilcopata town Arrival at Guadalupe Lodge by mid-afternoon. Visit the Canyon and caves to see bats, spiders, and scorpions. Exploration of the palm forest trail to look for macaws and monkeys Night walk in search of reptiles, spiders and amphibians Day 2 Guadalupe Lodge - Machuhuasi Oxbow lake Early morning breakfast at Guadalupe Lodge from 5:30 AM Land transport to Atalaya Port for one hour, stop at the viewpoints Motorboat ride up and downstream along the Alto Madre de Dios River Guided walk along the riverine forest to look for monkeys, caymans, and birds Exploration of the channels of the Machuhuasi Lagoon in search of aquatic birds, monkeys, and caymans Walks towards the Giant Kapok tree and forest explorations Boat drive to Atalaya and return to Guadalupe Lodge Optional visit to the wildlife rescue center Dinner at Guadalupe Lodge. Day 3 Guadalupe Lodge - Cusco Exploration of the lodge garden, to learn about the medicinal plants: coca leaf, cacao, bamboo water, annatto, etc Breakfast at Guadalupe Lodge Journey back to Cusco, drive through the cloud forest, waterfalls, and wildlife search Brief stop at Paucartambo Village for coffee Arrival in Cusco approx 4 PM and drop off at your hotel in the city

Peruvian Jungle Manu Park Four days / three nights

Peruvian Jungle Manu Park Four days / three nights

4DAYS/ 3NIGHTS IN AND OUT BY BUS Day 01: CUSCO - CLOUD FOREST – MANU GREEN LODGE. - Leaving from Cusco very early in the morning in Our comfortable bus. Ascending to the high mountain area of Paucartambo. On the way we 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. Stopping to give you an opportunity to witness Cock of the Rocks (Rupicola Peruvian) mating ritual. There are also possibilities to observe the Amazonian Umbrella bird (Cephalopteros Ornatus), Trogons (Trogon sp.) and many more. With luck the only South American bear, the Spectacled Bear (Tremarctos ornatus). In the afternoon we arrive to the village of Pilcopata, there will have our typical Manu green lodge. Showers and toilets shared. Day 02: MANU GREEN LODGE - PAITITI LODGE .After delicious breakfast in the morning we will ll continue by bus to get the Atalaya Port to take the boat until the Paititi Lodge. Night in Lodge. Showers and toilets private. Day 03: PAITITI LODGE- PARROTS CLAY LICK – MACHUHUASI LAKE.- Very early in the morning . We take the boat for proximally 25 minutes to the parrots lick , where we can see the green parrots and also some birds or small animals .after to see parrots we will come back to the lake Machuhuasi where there are balsa rafts to go a long the lake for 2 hours. Where you can see other species of bird like hoatzin, then we will walk one hour more inside the jungle. Night in Lodge. Showers and Toilet private. Day 04: PAITITI LODGE -ATALAYA-CUSCO.- After a delicious breakfast unfortunately we will come back by boat to the port Atalaya after that we will take the bus to return until Cusco . Transfer to the hotel.

Manu Jungle Expeditions 3 Days

Manu Jungle Expeditions 3 Days

On Day 1 of the Manu Jungle Expeditions, guests are picked up early from their Cusco hotel and driven through the Peruvian highlands to Manu National Park. The journey includes a stop at Paucartambo for a guided tour, a drive to a viewpoint at 3600 meters for Amazon basin views, and a descent into the National Park to explore cloud forest habitats. Guests can see various flora and fauna, including orchids, ferns, the Andean cock of the rock, and monkeys, before reaching Pilcopata and staying at Raim fores Lodge with lunch and dinner included. Day 2 starts with an Amazonian breakfast at the lodge, followed by a drive to Atalaya Port and a boat ride to Soga de Oro Lodge in the Amazon Rainforest. Guests hike through jungle trails, learn about medicinal plants, and possibly spot big animals. The day includes an Amazonian lunch at the lodge, leisure time for a swim in the Madre de Dios river, an evening bird-spotting raft trip, and an optional night safari to see caimans, with all meals provided. The final day begins with a boat ride to a Parrot Clay Lick, where guests observe parrots and parakeets. After breakfast, the group travels back to Cusco, arriving in the evening, with breakfast and lunch included.

From Cusco: Manu National Park 3Days

From Cusco: Manu National Park 3Days

Day 1 : Cusco - Cloud Forest - Pilcopata Lodge We leave Cusco early in the morning. We will cross beautiful valleys between the Andes mountain range and rural communities. We will make a stop in Paucartambo, a characteristic colonial town and visit the town's museum. On the way we will have lunch in the cloud forest, enjoy panoramic views, observe different species such as the spectacled bear and the cock of the rock, as well as some orchids, bromeliads, etc.. We will continue our tour until we reach our lodge Pilcopata, where we will spend our first night. Day 2 : Pilcopata - Amazon Manu Lodge We will start our day with an early breakfast and then we will visit a coca plantation and a wildlife rescue centre. Afterwards we will go to Puerto Atalaya, located on the banks of the Alto Madre de Dios River at 500 meters above sea level. Here we will start the descent by boat where we will observe an enormous diversity of species until we arrive at the Amazon Manu Lodge. There we will enjoy a delicious lunch before hiking to Machuwasi Lake, where we will ride on rafts to observe birds and spend the night at the lodge. Day 3 : Amazon Manu Lodge - Cusco Early in the morning, we will board our boat and head to the macaw clay lick, a wall along the river bank where different species of parrots gather to eat clay rich in minerals which helps them to eliminate toxins from the body. After a delicious breakfast we will pack up and travel by boat back to Puerto Atalaya, where our bus will be waiting for us to return to Cusco. Our lunch will be on the way back, arriving approximately at 18:30 in Cusco.

From Cusco | Manu Jungle Excursion 7D/6N | Wonders of Manu

From Cusco | Manu Jungle Excursion 7D/6N | Wonders of Manu

DAY 1: Cusco - Cloud Forest - Pilcopata Lodge We will leave the city of Cusco by bus, crossing the beautiful valleys of the Andes and the picturesque peasant communities. We will have lunch along the route in the cloud forest. Then, we will continue our descent. In the afternoon we will arrive in Pilcopata, where we will spend the night in our lodge. DAY 2: Pilcopata - Aguas Calientes - Boca Manu We will have breakfast and then we will take our walk in the forest, where we will be able to observe the fauna of the forest, such as monkeys and birds. We will continue our trip by bus to Puerto Atalaya. We will start our descent by boat. We will make a stop to relax in the hot springs. Then we will have lunch and continue our trip to Boca Manu, where we will spend the night in our lodge. DAY 3: Boca Manu - Reserved Area / Machiguenga House We will leave early to see the parrot clay lick, after which we will make a brief stop at the Limonal security checkpoint. We will continue our journey to the heart of the Reserved Zone for approximately 4 hours, where we will spend the next two nights. During this trip we will be able to see an infinity of bird species. We will spend the night in the rustic Casa Matsiguenka with shared bathrooms and showers. DAY 4: Reserved Zone / Cocha Salvador We will probably be awakened by the cry of the howler monkey. After breakfast, we will take a walk. We will explore the impressive Salvador Lake where we will look for giant river otters, many more magnificent species. We will return for lunch and in the afternoon we will hike for 3 hours to appreciate the diversity of flora and fauna. DAY 5: Reserved Zone / Lake Otorongo - Boca Manu After breakfast, hike around our lodge and Otorongo Lake. There is an observation tower located 15 meters from the lake that will allow us to appreciate the surrounding primary forest landscape and have more chances to see the otter family that inhabits the lake. We will then board our boat. We will travel to Boca Manu, where we will spend the night. DAY 6: Boca Manu – Amazon Manu Lodge We will board our boat along the Alto Madre de Dios River and travel against the current, observing the beautiful landscape of the Amazon Rainforest and the enormous diversity of bird species. We will have the option of making a stop at the hot springs. We will continue until we reach Amazon Manu Lodge where we will spend the last night. DAY 7: Amazon Manu Lodge – Cusco We will get up early in the morning to continue our return trip to Puerto Atalaya. There our car will be waiting for us to take us back to Cusco, where we will arrive in the afternoon. Note: Service is subject to variation without prior notice, due to weather conditions (rains, floods, floods, etc.), strikes and/or demonstrations and any other event that does not allow the normal development of the itinerary. Any cancellation of the service for the reasons indicated above, does not apply refund.

Manu National Reserve 5D | Pusharo Petroglyphs |

Manu National Reserve 5D | Pusharo Petroglyphs |

--Try to book in advance, we do not accept last minute reservations-- Day 1: Cusco - Cloud Forest -We will pick you up early from your hotel, we will travel through the rural communities of Paucartambo and Ninamarca. We will arrive at Acjanaco, entrance to Manu National Park. -We will descend to the cloud forest, here we will be able to observe a great variety of flora such as orchids and wildlife such as the cock of the rock, toucans and others. -Then we will travel to the tourist port of Atalaya where we will board a motorized boat that will take us to the lodge. -Overnight at the lodge. Day 2: Santa Cruz - -We will start the day with a good breakfast, then we will depart on a trip down the Madre de Dios River until we arrive at the National Park control post. -We will check in and continue with the excursion, the guide will explain everything about the ethnic group, their lifestyle and traditions that they still maintain. -In the afternoon visit and interaction with the families of the Matsigenka ethnic group. Day 3: Palotoa Teparo - Pusharo Petroglyphs -We will start the day with a breakfast, then we will go on a hike to the pongo of Meganto. -Here we will explore and locate the main panel, we will see the main god of the Incas, the sun in its marvelous train moments of the day, we will also locate the profile of the Inca's face. -Pusharo is a temple or considered a lost city. -Lunch box lunch and return to the community. Day 4: Villa Salvación -After breakfast we will get our belongings ready and board a boat to go to the port of Santa Cruz, this day you can do optional sport fishing and swimming. -In the afternoon we will visit the Machu wasi lagoon where we will be able to observe through a telescope a great variety of birds, ducks and the world's largest rodent, the capybara. Day 5: Cusco -We will get up very early to return to San Pedro to see the cock of the rock for the last time. -Return to Cusco city arrival time 4:00 p.m. approx. ---Night walks are possible every night with previous arrangement with the guide---

Manu National Reserve 5D | Pusharo Petroglyphs |

Manu National Reserve 5D | Pusharo Petroglyphs |

--------Try to book in advance, we do not accept last minute bookings------- Day 1: Cusco - Cloudforest -We will pick you up from your hotel, travel through the rural communities of Paucartambo and Ninamarca. We will arrive at Acjanaco, the entrance to Manu National Park. -We will descend to the cloud forest, where we will be able to observe a great variety of flora such as orchids and wildlife such as the cock of the rock, toucans and others. -We will go to the tourist port of Atalaya where we will board a motorized boat that will take us to the lodge. -Overnight at the lodge. Day 2: Santa Cruz -We will have a good breakfast and then travel along the Madre de Dios River until we reach the National Park checkpoint. -We will check in and continue with the excursion, the guide will explain us all about the culture of this beautiful place. -In the afternoon visit and interaction with the Matsigenka families. Day 3: Palotoa Teparo - Petroglyphs of Pusharo -We will start the day with breakfast, then hike to Meganto pongo. -Here we will explore and locate the main panel, we will see the main god of the Incas the sun, we will also locate the profile of the face of the Inca. -Pusharo is a temple or considered a lost city. -Lunch box lunch and return to the community. Day 4: Salvation Village -After breakfast we will get our belongings ready and board a boat to go to the port of Santa Cruz, this day you can do optional sport fishing and swimming. -In the afternoon we will visit the Machu wasi lagoon where we will observe through binoculars a great variety of birds, ducks and the largest rodent in the world, the capybara. Day 5: Cusco -We will get up very early to return to San Pedro to see the cock of the rock for the last time. -Return to Cusco city arrival time 4:00 p.m. approx. ---Possibility of night walks every night by prior arrangement with the guide----

From Cusco: Ecological Adventure 5 Days

From Cusco: Ecological Adventure 5 Days

Day 1: We leave Cusco at 4:30 am in our private transportation, we immerse ourselves in the Cloud Forest of Manu National Park. We will also visit our hummingbird garden, you can see many varieties of jungle hummingbirds, all of them in their natural habitat - photo lovers. In the afternoon we will arrive to Atalaya (boat port). Here our trip by car ends and we take our river transport. Day 2: We take a smaller boat called "Pekepeke" for the sound of the motor (canoe adventure) for a 3 hour cruise up river and follow the Palotoa river until we reach the Alto Madre de Dios (sky bed camp). For lunch our chef surprises us with different Amazonian dishes. After enjoying our delicious lunch, we will go on an adventure walk in the jungle for approximately 3 hours. We will also look for insects, frogs, endemic snake (Bushmaster) that can measure up to 6 meters long, snake (rainbow boa), black anaconda, green boa, night monkey (Aotus miconax), etc. On this second night, you will live a unique experience spending the night in logde Manu. Day 3: Today, after breakfast, we will hike through the jungle in the Madre de Dios River area. After dinner, the different sounds of the Amazonian night will animate our night walk: we will listen to the sounds of the nocturnal monkeys - the only nocturnal primates in the Amazon. Day 4: This day we continue the wildlife observation tour, with the first light of day very early at 5:00 am we head to the parrot clay lick to observe the dazzling spectacle of hundreds of parrots and large macaws eating clay. In the afternoon we will trek through the jungle up to a lookout point. Along the way we will see different types of jungle like the bamboo forest and we will see the biggest tree we have in the Peruvian Amazon, the Caiba tree. Day 5: After breakfast, return from the Manu Jungle to Cusco. We return to Cusco through the cloud forest and Paucartambo. We drop you off at your hotel, we can also drop you off directly at the airport in case you have a connecting flight. We recommend taking your connecting flight after 8:00 pm.

Manu National Park Tours from Cusco 5 Days

Manu National Park Tours from Cusco 5 Days

Day 1: Cusco to Bambu Lodge via Paucartambo Embark on your Manu National Park adventure with Machu Picchu Amazon Peru. Departing early from your Cusco hotel, enjoy a scenic six-hour drive to Bambu Lodge. En route, explore the historic town of Paucartambo and marvel at the Tres Cruces viewpoint's breathtaking Amazon Basin vistas. Spot Andean Cock of the Rock and other wildlife before settling in at Bambu Lodge for the night. Day 2: Bambu Lodge to Soga De Oro Lodge via Madre De Dios River Start the day with breakfast at Bambu Lodge before transitioning to a 40-minute boat ride along the Madre de Dios River to Soga De Oro Lodge. Afternoon activities include exploring Manu National Park's diverse ecosystem on foot, guided by local experts. Return to the lodge for dinner and relaxation. Day 3: Soga De Oro Lodge Exploration After breakfast, embark on a 20-minute boat ride into the Amazon to observe vibrant parrots. Enjoy a traditional jungle lunch and hike through Manu National Park, discovering medicinal plants and wildlife. Witness an enchanting Amazonian sunset before dinner and rest at the lodge. Day 4: Soga De Oro Lodge to Bambu Lodge Begin the day with breakfast at Soga De Oro Lodge followed by a boat ride back to Bambu Lodge. Explore the jungle's depths on a trail hike, learning about local flora and fauna. Enjoy dinner and a peaceful evening at Bambu Lodge. Day 5: Bambu Lodge to Cusco Conclude your Manu National Park tour with breakfast at Bambu Lodge before departing for Cusco. Reflect on your jungle adventures during the scenic drive back, with a brief stop in Paucartambo. Arrive in Cusco, Airport or Hotel drop off.

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