Amazon Trip 4 days: BLANQUILLO OXBOW LAKE Ideal for watching wildlife, also you can enjoy the experience of fishing during the day and see black and white alligators at night. Blanquillo Oxbow Lake, is the only Oxbow Lake within the Blanquillo Private Reserve, where sport fishing is permitted by visitors in jungle trips.
Quick Itinerary Amazon Trip 4 days / 3 nights:
Tour Day 1: Cusco to Trip, Amazon Trip Adventure
Tour Day 2: Amazon Trip Adventure, Amazon to Maquisapajoq
Tour Day 3: Amazon Trip Adventure, Macaw Clay Lick And Camungo Lake /Tower /Tapir Lick
Tour Day 4: Amazon Trip Adventure, Maquisapajot to Cusco
Amazon Trip Adventure in Manu National Park Mammmal Clay Lick And Macaw Lick To Upstream River Inanbari To Madre De Dios
Day 1: Cusco to Trip, Amazon Trip Adventure:
We take an 11 hours prívate bus trp ( with stops) from Cusco, ascending to Pituhuaylla high pass 4750 masl. (15583 feet ) . After a short stop on the high pass , to see the spectacular mountains . We descend the eastern slopes of the Andes through the cloud forest with lush vegetation ( ferns ; orchids; bromeliads) to the lowland rainforest on the Inambari River . in the afternoon we arrive to Mazuco. Gold mining Village (500 masl )
We spend the night in a lodge ( double rooms ). Optional night walk.
Day 2: Amazon Trip Adventure, Amazon to Maquisapajoq:
After an earky breakfast . We go by car half an hour to the port of Inambary River . It takes us 10 minutes to cross the river and take another car for one hour to from Puerto Carlos to Colorado Village . Here the boat is waiting for us and wil take us four 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 banks of the river , such as Cocoi Herons , Purplish jays , skimmers, Vultures , caimans and some of the 13 species of monkeys that live in Manu. Early afternoon we arrive to Maquisapayoq lodge ( Place of the Black of the Black Spider Monkey ). The night is spent in double rooms with private bath in Maquisapayoq . Optional night walk (to see insect , frogs , snakes etc)
Day 3: Amazon Trip Adventure, Macaw Clay Lick And Camungo Lake /Tower /Tapir Lick:
Early in the morning we take the boat to the big Macaw Clay Lick in Blanquillo. From the blind we can observe flocks of macaws (Ara chloroptera, – macao), parrots and parakeets congregating to eat the clay, which is essential for their digestion. Breakfast at the blind. Later we explore some of the trails in Blanquillo to see more species of monkeys and birds. After lunch we visit Camungo oxbow lake: we take a wooden catamaran to observe Giant River Otters (Pteronura brasiliensis) and different varieties of birds. Nearby we have the opportunity to climb a 42 m tower to get a great canopy view and observe birds, e.g. toucans. In the afternoon we walk back to the river and we travel upriver for one hour to return to Maquisapayoj. From the river we walk about 1 ½ hours through primary rainforest to the Mammal Salt Lick, where we spend the night on an elevated platform (with mats and mosquito nets) to observe tapirs or other mammals during the night. If you prefer you can spend the night in double rooms at the Lodge close to the river.
Day 4: Amazon Trip Adventure, Maquisapajot 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 star with the minibus to Cusco. Arriving to Cusco late in the afternoon.
Included in Amazon Trip 4 days / 3 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 Trip 4 days / 3 nights:
- Alcoholic drinks etc.
Things you should bring for the Amazon Trip 4 days / 3 nights:
- 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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