8-Day: Exploring Manu Wilderness

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Tour description

Explore the best of the Peru´s Amazon with and exciting blend of nature, adventure and fun with a perfect introduction to the wildlife and pristine rainforest and enjoy the wonders of Manu National Park, the activities are River Boat Trips, Canopy Tower and viewing platforms, oxbow lake explorations paddling a Catamaran, the lakes are home to family of Giant river otters and many species of aquatic birds WHERE : Manu National Park ELEVATION RANGE : from 12,467.19 ft to 920 ft IDEAL FOR VIEWING:  Andean Cock of Rock, Monkeys up 6 species, Capibara, Macaws , Hoatzin, Spiders,Black Caymans, Giant River Otters , Jaguar EXCELLENT FOR: Wildlife Observation, Nature Walks , Oxbow lake exploration on local rafts, Motor Boat, Night walks, caves.

Day 1 Cusco – Guadalupe Lodge • Enjoyable van ride that begins at 5:00 AM along the Andes, with a stunning views of the mountain peaks and remote villages • Descent to the cloud forest and walk along the misty forest to look for the amazing cock-of-the-rock and other birds and monkeys. • Pictures stops of landscapes and waterfalls • Arrival to the Lodge and walk along the trails to observe some wildlife of the palm forest Day 2: Guadalupe Lodge – El Dorado Lodge • Departure and short travel by car to Atalaya port and board to motorized canoe to navigate the exciting Alto Madre de Dios • Boat journey along the Alto Madre de Dios River and opportunities to observe some wildlife along the river side. • Guided walk to the Mammals Clay Lick Day 3: El Dorado Lodge – Casa Matsiguenka. • Boat trip on the morning and arrival to the confluence of the Manu and Madre de Dios Rivers and stop for registration at the Limonal ranger station • Relaxing boat ride along the upper Manu River with greater possibilities to spot emblematic animals. • Night walk Day 4: Casa Matsiguenka - Salvador Oxbow Lake • Exploration by Catamarans of the Salvador oxbow lake famous for its population of Giant Otters and wildlife viewing such different species of monkeys and caimans • Walk to experience the flora and fauna in the remoteness of the Park while observing some animals and tracks of peccaries , tapirs Day 5: Casa Matsiguenka. • Morning walk to the macaw clay lick inside the forest to observe parrots and small macaws • Boat journey and visit to the giant kapok tree and exploration of trails • Overview from canopy tower of the wonderful section of untouched rainforest at the otorongo lake. Day 6: Casa Matsiguenka - El Dorado Lodge. • Boat ride and great chances to observe some wildlife along the river banks while you sits on you comfortable adjustable and cushioned seats • Visit a small macaw , parrot clay lick along the banks of the river. • Walk along the system of trails of the lodge looking for some wildlife during the afternoon, overnight at the lodge Day 7: El Dorado Lodge - Guadalupe Lodge • Birds observation along the boat trip and chances for sighting wildlife • Motorized journey and visit to the hot medicinal springs for lunch • Arrival to Atalaya and transfer to the lodge. Day 8: Guadalupe Lodge - Cusco • Visit to the natural caves and trails around the lodge and the botanical garden • Arrival to Cusco around the 18:00 hrs.

What's included

  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Snacks
  • All activities
  • Driver/guide
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

Itinerary

Day 1: Day 2: Guadalupe Lodge – El Dorado Lodge • Departure and short travel by car to Atalaya port and board to motorized canoe to navigate the exciting Alto Madre de Dios • Boat journey along the Alto Madre de Dios River and opportunities to observe some wildlife along the river side. • Guided walk to the Mammals Clay Lick

Day 2: Day 3: El Dorado Lodge – Casa Matsiguenka. • Boat trip on the morning and arrival to the confluence of the Manu and Madre de Dios Rivers and stop for registration at the Limonal ranger station • Relaxing boat ride along the upper Manu River with greater possibilities to spot emblematic animals. • Night walk

Day 3: Day 4: Casa Matsiguenka - Salvador Oxbow Lake • Exploration by Catamarans of the Salvador oxbow lake famous for its population of Giant Otters and wildlife viewing such different species of monkeys and caimans • Walk to experience the flora and fauna in the remoteness of the Park while observing some animals and tracks of peccaries , tapirs

Day 4: Day 5: Casa Matsiguenka. • Morning walk to the macaw clay lick inside the forest to observe parrots and small macaws • Boat journey and visit to the giant kapok tree and exploration of trails • Overview from canopy tower of the wonderful section of untouched rainforest at the otorongo lake.

Day 5: Day 6: Casa Matsiguenka - El Dorado Lodge. • Boat ride and great chances to observe some wildlife along the river banks while you sits on you comfortable adjustable and cushioned seats • Visit a small macaw , parrot clay lick along the banks of the river. • Walk along the system of trails of the lodge looking for some wildlife during the afternoon, overnight at the lodge

Day 6: Day 7: El Dorado Lodge - Guadalupe Lodge • Birds observation along the boat trip and chances for sighting wildlife • Motorized journey and visit to the hot medicinal springs for lunch • Arrival to Atalaya and transfer to the lodge.

Day 7: Day 8: Guadalupe Lodge - Cusco • Visit to the natural caves and trails around the lodge and the botanical garden • Arrival to Cusco around the 18:00 hrs.