Manu Peruvian Jungle 4D/3N

QUE ESPERAMOS:

Manu Peruvian Jungle – 4 days/3 Night

  • Length: 4 days/3 nights
  • Type of service: Private or Group
  • Location: Southern Peru, Madre de Dios Department, Manu National Park, jungle trips, Manu Peruvian Jungle
  • Activities: Culture, Parrot Clay Lick, Machuwasi Lake, Manu Peruvian Jungle, jungle trips, Rainforest Walk ,Hot Spring ,Zipline .
  • Altitude: 400 – 3,600 m.a.s.l.
  • Best time to visit: May – October
  • Departure: Every day
  • Minimum of participants: 2
  • Maximum of participants: 10
  • Price per person: USD

 

Itinerary  of Manu Peruvian Jungle 4 days/3 Night .


Tour Day 1 : Manu Peruvian Jungle 

Travel Cloud Forest  Pilcopata Lodge  to Manu Peruvian Jungle

  • Transfer by bus from hotel in Cusco
  • Travel by car from Cusco to Pilcopata – 185 km
  • Visit Ninamarka (3,700 m.a.s.l.), Pucartambo (2,906 m.a.s.l.),  Acjanacu (3,490 m.a.s.l.)
  • Cloud Forest varies from 500 m to 4000 m above sea level.
  • Bilingual guide (English and Spanish)
  • Lunch and dinner
  • Pilcopata Town (700 m.a.s.l.)
  • 1 night with in lodge with a comfortable shower and bathroom


Tour Day 2: Manu Peruvian Jungle 

Travel  Atalaya Port to  Rainforest Lodge – Manu Peruvian Jungle  

  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Bilingual guide (English and Spanish)
  • Travel by car from Pilcopata to Port Atalaya
  • Travel by boat from Port Atalaya to Rainforest Lodge
  • Rubber boots included
  • Drinking water provided
  • Walk in to the rainforest of Manu National Park
  • Night walk
  • 1 night in our lodge


Tour Day 3: Manu Peruvian Jungle 

Travel Rainforest  Walk – Zipline and Hot Springs – Machuwasi Lake Trips .

  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Bilingual guide (English and Spanish)
  • Rubber boots included
  • Drinking water provided
  • Morning hike in the jungle to observe the flora and fauna 
  • 1 night in our lodge
  • Afternoon visit to Machuwasi Lake
  • Zipline
  • Hot Springs .
  • Night caiman tour in our boat


Tour Day 4: Manu Peruvian Jungle

Rainforest Lodge – Parrot Clay Lick Back to Atalaya and Cusco .

  • Bilingual guide (English and Spanish)
  • 5:00 am: wake up and visit the parrot clay lick
  • Breakfast and lunch
  • Departure from our lodge between 8:00 and 8:30 am
  • Travel by boat back from our lodge to Port Atalaya
  • Private car for the group will await us at Port Atalaya to return to the city of Cusco 
  • Arrival in Cusco between 7:00 and 7:30 pm.
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ITINERARIO DEL TOUR:

 

TOUR DAY 1:

Travel Cloud Forest  Pilcopata Lodge  to Manu Peruvian Jungle 

We leave Cusco early in the morning to start our adventure! First, we are taken by private transportation to a place called Ninamarca to observe pre-Incan “chullpas” (tombs) of 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. Later, we ascend to Acjanaco Pass (3,550 masl), considered an entrance to Manu National Park, and then we will arrive at the viewpoint Tres Cruces de Oro (3,700 masl) to observe a beautiful view of the Amazon basin if the weather permits. From there, we start descending to the edge of the Manu Jungle, passing first an elfin forest and then a cloud forest where we can view the cock of the rock (the Peruvian national bird), hummingbirds, strikingly-colored quetzals, trogons, spotted flycatchers, and woolly monkeys. In terms of flora, we can view a variety of orchids, mosses, ferns, etc. Finally, we will arrive in Pilcopata (700 masl) where our first lodge is . We can refresh ourselves there with a shower and, after that, we will be served dinner before we go to bed.

TOUR DAY 2:

Travel  Atalaya Port to  Rainforest Lodge – Manu Peruvian Jungle

After breakfast, we continue our journey by private car (one and a half hours) towards Port Atalaya (500 m.a.s.l). There, we board a motorized boat and continue for about half an hour navigating on the Alto Madre de Dios River. Along the rocky riverbanks, we will have great opportunities to observe the river wildlife, such as many birds, turtles and/or sunbathing lizards. after that we will reach our next lodge. After lunch  in the aftenoon we Continue exploring the mysterious Rainforest  we will be in contact with wilderness and a great diversity of species, such as tarantulas, ants, butterflies, some monkey species, huge trees, exotic plants, palms, etc. After this unforgettable walk we will return to our lodge, eat dinner .

After dinner we will do a night walk in the Rainforest where we will have chance to see differents species such as Monkeys, Ants, Frog, Insects, Birds and other nocturnal animals ect.  After that we will return to spend the night in our comfortable lodge  with toilets and showers available.
Optional: night walk in the Manu Peruvian Jungle.

TOUR DAY 3:

Rainforest Walk – Zipline  and  Hot Springs  Machuwasi Lake  Trips .

We wake up very early today after having nice dreams to explore a deeper part of the Peruvian jungle, getting to know its particular flora and fauna! This special place offers you an opportunity to view its endemic species hidden deep within Manu as well as medicinal plants used by local native people to heal various sicknesses!! If we are lucky, we can also spot big animals such as jaguars, pumas, wild  boars, capybaras, anteaters, etc. After that, we will do Zipline  adventure sport consisting of three platforms three cables in which you can fly over the canopy of the trees to reach the last platform full adrenaline and return to our lodge for lunch. Then, we have a short break to enjoy a refreshing bath in the Hot Springs or to just relax in the lodge. In the afternoon, we will go to visit Machuwasi Lake toexplore in a type of  wood raft. This is a perfect way to observe the great diversity of local animal species, such as the prehistoric bird called hoatzin, some caimans, capybaras, or Tocon monkeys (Callicebus oenanthe). Later on, we will return to the lodge to eat dinner . After dinner  we will do a night activity with our profetional guide in our boat in the river Madre de Dios where we will have chance to see differents species such as; crocodiles, birds, and other nocturnal animals ect

After that we will return to spend the night in our comfortable lodge with toilets and showers available

TOUR DAY 4:

 Rainforest Lodge – Parrot Clay Lick Back to Atalaya and Cusco

After breakfast, we will board a motor boat and ride for 10 minutes to visit the parrot and macaw clay lick, which is an unforgettable experience! After this activity, we will return to the lodge to eat breakfast. Then we will re-board our boat to start our return trip. Our first stop will be in Port Atalaya, where our private vehicle will await 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 to bring some anti-malaria tablets with you!!

 

Included in the Manu Peruvian Jungle :

  • A professional guide (English-speaking)
  • Motorboat transportation
  • Private vehicle transportation
  • A professional cook
  • Meals: 3 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 3 dinners, and drinking water (Please note: vegetarian option availble upon request for no extra cost!)
  • Accommodation: 3 nights in jungle lodges
  • First aid kit, including a poison extractor, mosquito bite treatment, and an antidote for snake bites;
  • Life jackets
  • Radio communications
  • Rubber boots

Not included in the Manu Peruvian Jungle :

  • Travel insurance
  • Breakfast on the first day and dinner on the last day
  • Drinks
  • Tips to local staff

What to take with you to the Manu Peruvian Jungle :

  • Mosquito repellent (DEET 35 recommended as a MINIMUM!!),
  • Original passport for jungle trips,
  • Small backpack,
  • Long sleeved cotton shirts (preferably green-colored),
  • Long cotton trousers,
  • Cotton long socks (to be put into your trousers),
  • Comfortable walking shoes for jungle trips,
  • Sandals or light shoes,
  • Rain gear (e.g. rain poncho),
  • Swimsuit,
  • Binoculars (also available for rent),
  • Camera and charger,
  • Plastic bags to be used for clothes and camera,
  • A hat as a 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 .