Amazon Jungle 5 days – BLANCO AND CAMUNGO OXBOW LAKES: Using a catamaran we can visit all around this water mirror, habitat for various wildlife populations as otters (Pteronura brasiliensis). But, the most attractive is the presence of various species of birds like the camungo, the prehistoric hoatzin and more 150 species of birds, and monkeys, white alligators and of course the River Otters.
Quick Itinerary Amazon Jungle 5 days / 4 nights:
Tour Day 1: Cusco To Amazon Jungle Tours
Tour Day 2: Amazon Jungle Tours to Maquisapoj.
Tour Day 3: Amazon Jungke Tours, Maquisapajoj Macaw And Tapir Lick
Tour Day 4: Amazon Jungle Tours Blanco And Camungo Lake :
Tour Day 5 : Amazon Tours, Maquisapajoj to Cusco
MANU MAZUCO TOURS MAMMAL AND MACAW CLAY LICK IN CENTER PARADISE ARA ARAUNA AND SCARLET IN SIDE FIELD PERU WITH AMAZON PERU 5 days / 4 nights
Day 1: Cusco To Amazon Jungle Tours :
We take an 11 hours private bus trip (with stops) from Cusco ascending the Pituhualla high pass 4750 m 815583 feet) after a short stop in the high pass to see spectacular mountains ,we descend the eastern slopes of the Andes through cloud forest with lush vegetation (ferns,orchids,bromelisd etc) to the lowland rainforest on the Inambari River in the afternoon we arrive to Mazuco, gold mining village (500m), we spend the night in a lodge(double rooms9,optional night walk.
Day 2: Amazon Jungle Tours to Maquisapoj:
After breakfast, we go by car half an our to the port of the Inambari River ,it takes us 10 minutes to cross the river and take another car for one hours from Puerto Carlos to Colorado village, here the boat is waiting for us and will take us 4 hours up the Madre de Dios River to Maquisapayoq .today we enjoy the changing landscape and have the opportunity to see wildlife along the rocky bank of the river, such as cocoi herons, purplish jays ,skimmers,vulture,caimans and some of the 13 species of monkeys that live in Manu. Early afternoon we arrive to maquisapayoj lodge (place of the black spider monkey). The night is spent in double rooms with private bath in Maquisapjoy. Optional night walk (to see insects, frogs.snakes etc).
Day 3: Amazon Jungle Tours, Maquisapajoj Macaw And Tapir Lick :
4.00am we go to macaw clay lick. The trips is 40 minutes by boat and 15 minutes walking to the special observation hideaway, we have our breakfast at the hideout, the activity begins around 5.50 am with the small parrots and later the big macaw s ,the parrots eat the clay which has minerals that helps the stomach digestion that is the reason why hundreds of parrots parakeets and macaws come to this particular place. After lunch we ll walk through primary rain forest for .1.40 hours to the tapir lick, here is an special observation platform to see the tapir (tapirus terrestris) the tapirs are usually active at night for this reason we have mosquito nets with mattress and blankets to spend the night.
Day 4: Amazon Jungle Tours Blanco And Camungo Lake :
Very early we visit Blanco lake here we look for the family of the giant river otters that uses very often this lake .also this is an interesting place to observe the prehistoric bird called hoatzin, snail kite, brown throated three toed sloth red howler monkey,squireel monkey. white fronted capuchino, brown capuchin and other species that inhabit this lake, after lunch we visit Camungo Lake we ll climb on the 42 meters tower, this is a very good place tp observe the marvelous toucans, we go on the catamaran and have another chance for the giant river otters, return to the lodge and have another option for the tapir in case we did not have luck the night before.
Day 5: Amazon Tours, Masapajoqa to Cusco:
Early in the morning we start with our return trip to Cusco ,first by boat to Colorado village and then by car to Puerto Carlos , after crossing the Inambari River we start with the minibus to Cusco, arriving to Cusco in the afternoon dinner by your own
Included in Amazon Jungle 5 days / 4 nights:
- Professional naturalist guide
- Private bus and boat transport
- Entrance fees to macaw clay lick
- All food (vegetarian on request) and drinking water
- Camping equipment and Lodge accommodation
- First Aid Kit, extractor (for poison)
- Radio communication.
Not Included in Amazon Jungle 5 days / 4 nights:
- Alcoholic drinks etc.
Things you should bring for the Amazon Jungle:
- Mosquito Repellent
- Long Sleeved shirts (cotton is better)
- cotton Socks
- Rain Gear
- Long pants
- Bathing suit
- Hiking shoes
- Binoculars (you can also rent them from)
- Camera and films (400 and 200 ASA)
- Plastic Bags for clothes and camera etc.
- Personal Things (soap, toilet paper. towel etc.)
- Hat (or Handkerchief)
- Sun Blocker, sun glasses
- Sleeping bag (can also be rented)
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