Half Day Hike to Yanachaga National Park

Outdoor Activities in Peru
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Tour description

• Walk in the cloud forest • Birdwatching • Orchids appreciation • Disconnect from the city • Take a swim on a small river • Tour duration 5 hours

The tour starts at 8am and finishes around 2pm. All tickets are included in price. Pickup is from your hotel. You should take your own snacks and water.Yanachaga National Park is one of the most amazing nature protected areas in Peru, because it has many different altitude locations. There are cloud forests, deep jungle and even highlands. It is pretty accesible from Oxapampa. It takes about 20min by car to reach the entrance and then start walking.In this 5 hour hike you would be able to see some bird from the area, some orchids (depending on season) and walk around the cloud forest. Take into account that the hike has some steep parts.During the hike our guide will explain some of the flora we will see, such as huge trees and small orchids. Also we will see some natural herbs that are used for medicine. And if you are lucky enough we could se some monkeys on the trees. And if you are even luckier we could see spectacle bear footprints.

What's included

  • National Park fees
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What's not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch