¿WHAT WE EXPECT?
Amazon Jungle 5-Day Tour
Experience the unparalleled beauty and biodiversity of the Amazon Rainforest with our Amazon Jungle 5-Day Tour. This adventure takes you deep into the heart of one of the world’s most iconic natural wonders, allowing you to immerse yourself in its lush landscapes, unique wildlife, and rich cultural heritage.
- Duration: The Amazon Jungle 5-Day Tour offers a well-balanced itinerary, providing an immersive experience while fitting into your travel schedule.
- Location: Explore the Amazon Jungle in Peru, an extraordinary ecosystem primarily situated in the regions of Madre de Dios, Loreto, and Ucayali.
- Activities: This tour is packed with diverse activities, including guided jungle treks, river expeditions, wildlife encounters, and cultural interactions with indigenous communities. You’ll have the chance to spot a variety of exotic animals, such as macaws, jaguars, pink dolphins, and various monkey species.
- Sustainability: Many Amazon tours prioritize responsible and sustainable travel, ensuring minimal environmental impact and benefiting local communities.
- Best Time to Visit: The ideal time for the Amazon Jungle tour is during the dry season, which typically runs from May to October. This season offers more accessible trekking and wildlife sightings.
- Accommodation: You can choose to stay in rustic lodges nestled deep within the jungle or opt for more luxurious eco-lodges, depending on your preferences and comfort level.
- Duración: 5Días /4 Noches
- Tipo de servicio: Privado y Grupal.
- Ubicación: Sur de Perú, Departamento de Madre de Dios, Manu Park Tours, Parque Nacional del Manu, Tours, Amazonía peruana
- Actividades: Manu Jungle Tour, Flora & Fauna, , Collpa de loros
- Altitud: 600 – 4000 m.s.n.m.
- Mejor época para visitar: marzo – diciembre
- Salida: Todo el Año
- Mínimo de participantes: 2
- Máximo de participantes: 10
- Precio por persona: USD
DETAILED TOUR ITINERARY:
Tour Amazon Jungle 5 days / 4 nights
Day 1: Cusco To Manu Jungle Tours –
We take an 11 hours private bus trip (with stops) Amazon Jungle 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 rooms ,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: Tours Maquisapajoj Macaw And Tapir Lick to Amazon Jungle .
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: Tours Blanco And Camungo Lake to Amazon Jungle
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: ]Jungle 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
WHAT TOUR SERVICES:
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- Professional Naturalist Guide: A knowledgeable naturalist guide who will accompany you throughout the journey, providing detailed information about the flora and fauna of Manu National Park.
- Outboard Motorboat Transportation: Travel by outboard motorboat to explore the rivers of the jungle, offering an exciting way to navigate the region.
- Private Vehicle Land Transportation: A private vehicle will be provided for overland journeys to and from the jungle, ensuring comfort and safety.
- Entrance to Manu National Park Reserve: The entrance fee to Manu National Park is included in the tour, granting access to this protected area.
- Professional Cook: A skilled cook will prepare delicious meals for you during the trip, including breakfasts, lunches, and dinners.
- Meals: The tour includes 4 breakfasts, 5 lunches, and 4 dinners, as well as drinking water. Additionally, a vegetarian option is available upon request at no extra cost.
- 4 Nights in the Lodge: Accommodation will be provided in a jungle lodge, offering comfort and an authentic nature experience.
- First Aid Kit: A first aid kit is provided to ensure traveler safety.
- Radiocommunications: For jungle trips, radiocommunications will be used to maintain communication in remote areas.
- Rubber Boots: Rubber boots will be provided to keep your feet dry and comfortable during jungle hikes and explorations.
No Incluye en el Peru Travel Amazon
Not Included in the Tour:
- Flights and Airport Departure Taxes
- Travel Insurance
- Vaccinations for Jungle Travel
- Breakfast on the First Day and Dinner on the Last Day
What to Bring on Your Peru Travel Amazon:
- Mosquito Repellent (DEET 35 Recommended as a Minimum)
- Original Passport for Jungle Travel
- Small Backpack
- Long-Sleeved Cotton Shirts (Preferably in Green)
- Long Cotton Pants
- Long Cotton Socks (to tuck into pants)
- Comfortable Walking Shoes
- Sandals or Lightweight Shoes
- Rain Gear (e.g., Rain Poncho)
- Binoculars (also available for rent)
- Camera and Charger
- Plastic Bags for Clothes and Camera
- Hat for Sun and/or Rain Protection
- Small Towel
- Toilet Paper
- Hand Sanitizer
- Flashlight (with Spare Bulb and Batteries)
- Water Bottle (Minimum 1 Liter)
- Pocket Money (Soles) for purchasing some drinks and souvenirs