¿WHAT WE EXPECT?
The Petroglyphs of Pusharo, a National Treasure, are located in the Madre de Dios Department, in the Palotoa River basin, within the Manu National Park Reserve. They were discovered in 1921 by a Dominican priest named Vicente de Cenitagoya.
These petroglyphs are engravings on rocks situated in three different sectors, at various heights and at river level. The panels vary in size from centimeters to over 24 meters in length. Pusharo is situated at an altitude of 529 meters above sea level.
DETAILED TOUR ITINERARY:
Amazon Explorer – Pusharo Petroglyphs 5 days
Explorer 1 Day: Cusco – Paradise Lodge Inn
Today we get up early to pick you up from your hotel in the city of Cusco, we will start the tour Amazon Explorer -Pusharo Petroglyphs in our private mobility through the Andean mountains, with very beautiful landscapes, we
will make stops as in the Ninamarca that are known as the (chullpas or tombs pre-Inca funeral homes) that belong to the .LUPACAS culture. then we will make a second stop in the town of
Paucartambo . It is very colorful that they maintain their traditional customs from there we will begin to descend to the highest point to Acjanaco, which is the entrance to the MANU NATIONAL PARK, Then we will
begin to descend through the cloud forest that houses a biodiversity and a variety of flora and fauna wild . Like epiphytes, orchids, broméalas, lichens, ferns etc. Special place to observe the National Bird of Peru (Cock of the
Rocks) this bird performs a ritual dance to attract the attention of the males, we will observe some birds and animals such as toucans, trogons, quetzals, monkeys and hopefully the spectacled bear of South America
(Tremarctus ornatus) than in extinction. After this activity we will continue the trip towards our hostel. There we will be able to freshen up with a shower and, later, they will serve us dinner before going to bed.
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Explorer 2 Day : Paradise Lodge Inn – Santa Cruz – Palotoa Teparo Amazon Explore
Today After enjoying a delicious drink we will continue our excursion through the depths of the Amazon, where we board our boat or private vehicle (depending on the size of the group) traveling down a meandering Madre de Dios
River towards the checkpoint of the Manu Santa Cruz National Park, where we will have a one and a half hour trip by boat or vehicle. Place where we registered at the Manu Park checkpoint. Where our Guide will explain to
you about the native people or ethnic groups, place of inhabitation that continue to maintain their customs, their
cultures and traditions that their ancestors left, that have an intact and unique lifestyle. We will visit the
interaction with the families of this ethnic group called Matsigenka.
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Explorer 3 Day : Palotoa Community – Pusharo Petroglyphs to Amazon Explorer .
Today After our delicious breakfast we will get up very early and then we will take a 5-hour walk in the deep jungle along the trails and beaches along the Palotoa River, where we will appreciate a great variety and diversity of birds
and other species of monkeys and with the possibility of seeing big animals; Then we will arrive at
PUSHAROS Amazon Explorer -Pusharo Petroglyphs
where we will begin to explore the different points of Recordings that have expressions that were made many
years ago that amazed, finely carved that possibly gives us a message of these riches that are found in the Amazon. In
this main panel, the main God of the INCAS is very embodied, and the sun, which represents as a sign and respect for the rising Sun, that the resplendent sun and the setting sun. At the extreme right is the profile of the Inca face,
the ruler of the Inca empire, which are immense recordings that are shown on the panel and are a challenge to
decipher. PUSHARO is a Temple or a lost city that today is a rock and reveals all the secrets of the ancient
civilizations of our Incas. Box lunch and return to the community of Palotoa Teparo. In the afternoon we
will return to the community of palotoa to spend the night in nocturnal activity. in amazonia explorer
Explorer 4 Day: Palotoa Community – Rainforest lodge.
After we pack our things to board the boat and navigate the Madre de Dios River to the port of Santa Cruz. Then return to our hostel accommodation in their respective rooms. lunch . In the afternoon we will take walks through
the deep jungle observing the wild flora and fauna. After dinner night activity
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Explorer 5 Day: Rainforest Lodge-Return Cusco.
After breakfast, we will board a motor boat and travel for 10 minutes to visit the parrot and macaw clay lick, an unforgettable experience! After this activity, we will return to the lodge for breakfast. We will then re-board our
boat to begin our return journey. Our first stop will be in Puerto Atalaya, where our private vehicle will wait for us to take us back to Cusco, where we will arrive between 7 and 7:30 pm.
IMPORTANT!! You need to be vaccinated
against Yellow Fever as well as bring some malaria pills with you.
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About the Matsigenka of Manu .The Manu National Park is a protected natural area that has as the main people
to the Matsigenka. Most of the publications made on the Manu are carried out from investigations on the fauna and
flora existing. Several authors highlight the importance of El Manu Park as a its biodiversity and the new species
that have enriched the natural Sciences. However, there are many publications that portray the twenty
Manu at a more comprehensive level covering its history, biodiversity and analyzing the populations that live in
the place, among them the work of Kim stands out MacQuarrie and Pérez de Cuéllar (1992) that with photographs
and texts detailed facts reflect the reality of the Park during the 90s, including the descriptions of the towns that inhabit it, among them the Matsigenka
WHAT TOUR SERVICES:
Include en el Tour .
- Professional naturalist guide (English and Spanish).
- Private transportation by bus and boat with safety equipment.
- Entrance ticket to the Petroglyphs of PUSHARO, in the Historical and Cultural
- Zone of the Manu National Park.
- Entrance ticket to the Palotoa Teparo community.
- Double accommodation in the lodge (overnight) and camping.
- First aid kit.
- Mineral water.
- Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and vegetarian option) & snacks.
- Long rubber boots.
Does not include in the tour
Beverages and extra expenses.
- Travel insurance.
- First breakfast.
- Last day’s dinner.
What to bring for the tour:
- Light long-sleeved clothing and long pants, sandals, towel, swimsuit, personal medication, shampoo, and soap.
- Daypack and luggage backpack. Rain poncho or jacket.
- Binoculars and zoom cameras.
- Insect repellent with at least 30% DEET. Sunglasses, sunscreen, and a cap or
- Flashlight or headlamp and sandals or river walking shoes.
Frequently asked questions (FAQs):
But the pinnacle of your adventure awaits: the pursuit of PAITITI, the fabled Lost City of the Incas. A tantalizing enigma that has tantalized explorers for centuries, PAITITI is believed to be hidden within these verdant depths. This expedition is your chance to be part of a real-life archaeological adventure, uncovering the truths hidden beneath centuries of foliage.
Get ready to embark on a journey that will awaken your sense of wonder and ignite your spirit of exploration. Amazon Explorer – Pusharo Petroglyphs – Discover the lost city of the Incas – PAITITI is not just a tour; it’s an odyssey that will leave you forever changed.