Manu Nature 6 days

¿WHAT WE EXPECT?

 Amazonia Nature  -Wildife Peru

  • Length: 6 days/5 nights nature travel
  • Type of service: Private or Group in your trips nature
  • Location: Southern Peru, Madre de Dios Department, National Park, jungle trips,
  • Activities in the nature jungle:
  • Altitude in the nature rainforest: 400 – 3,600 m.a.s.l.
  • Best time to visit in rainforest : May – October
  • Departure in  forest nature: Every day
  • Minimum of participants in the trips nature: 2
  • Maximum of participants in tour  nature : 10
  • Price per person: USD

 

National Park Amazon – Peru

  • Creation May : 29, 1973
  • Extension :1716 295 .22 Hectares
  • Location : Regions of Cusco and Madre de Dios

Core area of the Biosphere Reserve.

Records

1025 : species of Birds of the  amazon nature.
221 : Species of Mammals  of the rainforest nature.
1307 : Butterfly Species in jungle nature.
8     : Species of Wild Felines fields  nature .
15   : Primate Species in wild nature .
27   : Species of Psittacines .
155  :Reptile Species  nature  wildlife .
300  : Species of Ants  in tropical  nature forest.
650  :Species of Beetles.

 

DETAILED TOUR ITINERARY:

Itinerary Manu Nature – 6D/5N

Tour Day  1: Cusco City – Cloud Forest  / Paradise Lodge Inn .

We leave Cusco early in the morning to start our adventure! First, we are taken by private transportation During the tour Manu Nature  we make the first stop to a place called Ninamarca to observe pre-Incan “chullpas” (tombs) from the Lupaca culture. Then, we continue to  Paucartambo, a colonial town with narrow streets and a beautiful church,

where people still keep their old customs. Then, we ascend to the viewpoint Tres Cruces (3,900 masl),  to observe a beautiful view of the Nature Basin if the  weather permits. From there, we start descending to National Park, home of the cock of the rock (a Peruvian national bird), hummingbirds, strikingly-coloured quetzals, trogons, spotted

flycatchers, and woolly monkeys. In  terms of flora, we can view a variety of orchids, mosses, and ferns.  If we are lucky, we will find the only speices of bear in South America, the Spectacled Bear (Tremarctos ornatus).  In the afternoom, we will arrive in the village of Pilcopata (700 masl) ,where we will spend the night in our jungle lodge .

Tour Day 2: Manu Nature to  Rainforest Jungle Lodge .

After breakfast, we continue our journey in our private transportation (an hour and a half), to Port Atalaya (500 masl). There, we board the boat to continue the trip, for half an hour sailing along the Alto  Madre de Dios River.  Along the river we will have a great opportunity to observe ,different species such as herons, vultures, Kingfishers,

turtles, and some 13 species of monkeys that live in rainforest nature!  Then, after a brief stop in  Hot Springs, we will continue the trip and make a stop in the native community Diamante. In the afternoon we will arrive at our lodge. Showers and baths available.

Optional activity: night walk in the amazing forest   Peru. 

Tour Day 3:  Blanquillo  to Casa Machiguenga  .

Today we will get up very early to go visit ,to the parrot  clay lick and then we  return to our lodge to have breakfast   ,we will board a motorized boat to travel by trip,  through  to the Madre de Dios River to change for a navigation on, the Manu River offering us other incredible view,s of a great variety of species that live in and around it,  such as

groups of turtles, white alligators, capybaras, jaguars Panthera onca) ,resting on a trunk and observing its territory.  Arriving in the afternoon to our Lodge Machiguenga. Later our tour guide takes us to Otorongo Oxbow Lak,e where an observation tower is placed that allows us, to see the giant otters that live there. During that time, the Guide

teaches us functions and secrets of the jungle. After that, we return night Lodge Machiguenga.Showers and toilets available night walk in the nature wildlife .

Optional: night walk in the forest .

Tour Day 4:  Casa  Machiguenga / Cocha Salvador / Cocha Otorongo.

Today we will visit the group visits Cocha Salvador today, which is 30 minutes from Cocha Otorongo. Today, they explore walking in the virgin primary nature forest. We visit the lake to paddle silently in a catamaran, that gives us the possibility observe a family of playful ,giant river otters, These, the world’s largest freshwater carnivores, remain

common only in the Reserve. Each animal consumes between 4 and 5 kilos of fish daily ,and often they can be seen eating large fish on logs at the lakeside. Observing as well as many rare bird species including, a prehistoric bird called Shansho, Heron, Cormorants,  Water Duck, Horned Screamer, Turtles, Taricaya, Black Alligators.  The rest of the

day will be spent walking the trails in the area in search of some of the 13 species of Monkey ,  as Black Spider Mokey , Red Howler Monkey Night  Monkey, Dusky Titi Monkey ,Saddleback Tamarin ,Brown Capuchin Monkey ,and  some  mammals found here, Giant Anteater, South American Coati, Two Toed Sloth ,Deer  a group of peccaries. found in the

forest here our guide will  explain ,some of the basics of rainforest ecosystems ,and point out some of the medicinal hight plants of the area used by local, indigenous groups. You can be sure that the animals here in the wild  Amazon have never suffered  from hunting by people! In the afternoon, we return to our Lodge in Otorongo. . Showers and

toilets available in  in Rainforest trips . Optional activity: night walk in the forest amazonia.

Tour Day 5:  Casa  Machiguenga / Rainforest Peru .

Today again call of the red howler monkey (Alouatta seniculus), will wake us up. Unfortunately, we need to start our return on the  River, and one will be able to understand ,why Manu is so famous for its wildlife. At the edges of the river you will see groups of turtles, white alligators (Caiman cocodrylus), capybaras (Hydrochaeris) and perhaps a

Jaguar (Panthera Onca)  resting on a trunk and observing its territory.  In the afternoon we will arrive at the lodge where we will settle in our respective rooms  afterwards we will have a walk around our Lodge. after dinner, we will have a night activity Past the Nigth in Lodge with Showers and toilets available.

Optional activity: night walk in the widllife  amazon

Tour Day 6:  Return   & Atalaya Port to Cusco

We woke up very early today  After breakfast on the last day of the trip, then we will pack things to take the boat  and start navigating through the Madre de Dios – Peru, high river towards the Atalaya port.

NOTE

Wild  Nature rainforest

The lush and misty cloud forest is perhaps the most fragile and threatened type of rainforest. This forest which starts from 11,000 feet, and continue down to about 5,000 feet of elevation, cover the eastern slopes of the Andes, before yielding to the vast

lowland forest of the Amazon. This is a kingdom of moss, lichens, ferns, and orchids.

WHAT TOUR SERVICES:

Included in the Nature Rainforest 6 days

  • A professional naturalist tour guide;
  • Motorboat transportation;
  • Private vehicle land transportation;
  • Entrance to the Reserved Zone ;
  • A professional cook,
  • Meals: 5 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 5 dinners, and drinking water (Please note: vegetarian option available upon request for no extra cost!);
  • Accommodation: 5 nights in our lodges;
  • First aid kit, including a poison extractor, mosquito bite treatment, and an antidote for snake bites;
  • Radio communications;
  • Rubber boots.

 

Included in the Wild Nature 6 days

 

  • Flights and airport departure taxes;
  • Travel insurance;
  • Vaccinations;
  • Breakfast on the first day and dinner on the last day;
  • Drinks;
  • Tips to local staff.

What to take with you on the  Nature  Trips:

  • Mosquito repellent (DEET 35 recommended as a MINIMUM!!),
  • Original passport for the nature travel,
  • Small backpack in the jungle nature,
  • Long sleeved cotton shirts (preferably green-coloured),
  • Long cotton trousers,
  • Cotton long socks (to be put into your trousers),
  • Comfortable walking shoes,
  • Sandals or light shoes in thekking  nature ,
  • Rain gear (e.g. rain poncho),
  • Sweater (for the beginning of the tour in Andes and the cloud forest only),
  • Swimsuit;
  • Binoculars (also available for rent) take a  nature jungle widllife,
  • Camera and charger,
  • Plastic bags to be used for clothes and camera,
  • A hat as protection against the sun and/or rain,
  • Toiletries,
  • Small towel,
  • Toilet paper,
  • Sun cream,
  • Sunglasses,
  • Flashlight (with spare bulb and batteries),
  • Water bottle (1 litre as a minimum),
  • Pocket money (soles) to buy some beverages and souvenirs, as well as to tip.

 

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