Welcome to Puerto Maldonado

Visibly blossoming from its recent road connection to the outside world, Puerto Maldonado, capital of the southern jungle, has an increasingly smart sheen to the mayhem of its central streets, a-buzz with manically tooting mototaxis (three-wheeled motorcycle rickshaw taxis). The city's money-spinning proximity to the most easily visited animal-rich jungle in the entire Amazon Basin is its blessing but also its... Read More

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$799 Nature & wildlife

G Lodge Amazon & Camping - 4 Day Independent Adventure

Located on the Tambopata River in the Peruvian Amazon, our exclusive G Lodge Amazon is comfortable and intimate. Enjoy excursions by expert naturalists to spot wildlife at nearby oxbow lakes and clay licks. Explore by canoe or on dry land trails, swim in the lodge’s cool stream, or strap on a harness and rope up to tree platforms for a bird’s eye view of the forest. Really experience the Amazon to the fullest by spending one night camping in the jungle—get even closer to nature!

$849 Nature & wildlife

G Lodge Amazon & Camping - 5 Day Independent Adventure

Located on the Tambopata River in the Peruvian Amazon, our exclusive G Lodge Amazon is comfortable and intimate. Enjoy excursions by expert naturalists to spot wildlife at nearby oxbow lakes and clay licks. Explore by canoe or on dry land trails, swim in the lodge’s cool stream, or strap on a harness and rope up to tree platforms for a bird’s eye view of the forest. Really experience the Amazon to the fullest by spending two nights camping in the jungle—get even closer to nature!

$355 Small group tours

3-Day Amazon Eco-Lodge Tour from Puerto Maldonado

Experience the true lush Amazon jungle in person as you travel to Puerto Maldonado and the Madre de Dios River. Participate in a diverse selection of exciting activities that will get you to interact with nature and see a wild variety of native flora and fauna.

$491 Small group tours

4-Day Amazon Eco-lodge Tour from Puerto Maldonado

Explore the wilderness of the Amazon Jungle from Puerto Maldonado and sleep overnight in a cozy Eco-Lodge. Visit the Taricaya Reserve, canopy bridges and the highest tree-platform in the Amazon to experience nature up-close. Encounter many different wild animals including a jaguar, puma, toucans, macaws, spider monkeys, howler monkeys, jaguarondi, bush dog, tapirs and many more.

$449 Small group tours

3-Day Excursion to Macaw Clay in Tambopata Natural Reserve

Three days full of nature is what nature lovers need to totally connect with nature, in this tour you will feel every aspect of living in the rain forest, you will try traditional food, transport as jungle people do in Puerto Maldonado and watch many living species. In few days visit the biggest Macaw Clay Lick located in Tambopata, watch nocturnal life in a Cayman search at night and know many medicinal plants in a botanical garden.

$649 Nature & wildlife

G Lodge Amazon - 5 Day Independent Adventure

Get back to nature in the tropical rainforest. Located on the famously diverse Tambopata River in the Peruvian Amazon, our exclusive G Lodge Amazon is both comfortable and intimate. Explore the jungle by canoe or on dry land trails, swim in the lodge's cool stream, or strap on a harness and rope up to the lodge's tree platforms for a bird's eye view of the forest—including close-ups of arboreal orchids.