MANU NATIONAL PARK CULTURAL ZONE PROGRAM 5 DAYS & 4 NIGHTS
Fixed Departures: Daily departures (previous coordination and availability)
An Amazon paradise admired by the world¡
The Ecological Adventure in Manu National Park crossed the mountains to enter the cloud forest to observe several species of birds, orchids, monkeys. After spending the night at our private lodge (Paradise lodge) 3h continue by boat downstream to our (Palotoa amazon lodge), then we will visit the hot springs along the way. In the afternoon we will do a night walk to observe spiders (tarantulas), insects, frogs and snakes. The next day we explored the jungle primary (virgin) with the opportunity to see many species of monkeys, birds like parrots and incredible variability of plants such as the giant trees, palm trees and medicinal plants. We slept in a tree house, well we will see a lick of mammals and at night you can see tapirs, deer and other animals. On the fourth day return to the lodge and travel by boat to visit a beautiful lake and see capybaras, and many bird species, spending the night near the river high god mother in tents. On the last day we will return to Cusco by boat and bus.
NOTE: The program includes several trips in our Mini Van and motorized boat, and due to the uncontrollable forces of nature, the program may be subject to change at any time without prior notice.
Day 01: Cusco – Paucartambo – Acjanaco – Pillcopata – Paradise Lodge Inn.
Our adventure to the Manu National Park begins with the pick-up from your hotel at 5:00 am. And then after a trip of approximately 2 hours we arrived at the small town of Huancarani to have breakfast.
8:00 am. We continue with the trip to Manu to go directly to the town of Paucartambo, and during the tour we will visit Ninamarca, a place where you can see pre-Inca burial tombs (Optional depending on the weather and the state of the road), once arriving in Paucartambo , we will visit the town for about 30 minutes. to observe its streets, and colonial churches that belonged to the sixteenth century, then we went to Acjanaco (3800 masl Control post of the Manu National Park), place considered the highest point of the trip and the entrance to the National Reserve of Manu . In this place, before exploring this cloud forest of our Amazon, our guide will explain the variety of biodiversity that we can appreciate (Flora and Fauna), and why the importance of preserving and caring for this National Reserve of Manu.
Later we will continue our journey to go to the place called San Pedro (arriving approximately 13:00 pm), place where we will enjoy a delicious lunch, prepared only by our chefs, who will make your trip an unforgettable experience, offering a variety of meals everyday.
After lunch, we will do our first exploration of hiking in the jungle for about 40 minutes. to observe a variety of flora and fauna, such as hummingbirds, monkeys, orchids, ferns, worms, spiders and our national bird known as the Cock of the Rocks, which will be observed from a platform and with a bit of luck we will appreciate the ritual of mating of these domestic birds.
At the end, we will continue our trip in our transport to our lodge making some stops during the tour, dinner and rest.
Our team of chefs: They will offer you a variety of different foods every day; Local food, vegetarian, vegan and especially prepared with the minimum hygiene in health.
-It has private rooms
-Located in the middle of our Peruvian jungle, where you can also appreciate with a bit of luck a variety of birds and animals that usually visit us in the mornings and afternoons.
-Great natural recreation area.
Day 02: Paradise Lodge Inn – Atalaya Port – Machu Huasi Lake – Palotoa Lodge.
We continue our excursion to Manu from 7 am. In our transport (Mini Van) to the port of Atalaya to take our boat, during our trip our guide will make different stops to appreciate a variety of birds, monkeys, coca leaf plantations among others and then continue our journey to the Port of Atalaya.
After all this morning excursion, our next excursions will be the visit of two different ecological forests, the Machu Huasi lagoon and the forest of Seiba, each one with different types of forests, ecosystems, flora and wild fauna, which many other agencies of trips do not realize it, since we focus more on hiking in the virgin forest and learn more about our biodiversity.
Once at the Atalaya Port, we board our boat and navigate the entire Madre de Dios River for 20 to 30 minutes to reach our next exploration destination; Lake Machu Huasi, here we will take a boat ride around the lake and hiking in the forest to appreciate a variety of flora and fauna such as parrots, woodpeckers, trogons, etc. All this activity lasts approx. About 4 hours
At the end we return to our boat where our chefs will already be waiting for us ready with our delicious lunch with a breathtaking view near the riverbank of Madre de Dios.
After our lunch as at 2 pm. We continue our adventure to Manu on our boat to our next Palotoa Lodge, arriving approx. At 5 pm. On the trip we can see varieties of birds and animals native to the place, upon arrival dinner and accommodation in our lodge.
At night (7 pm Approx.) A night excursion for about 40 minutes approx. to appreciate insects, amphibians, nocturnal monkeys, owls, among others.
-It has private rooms
– Shared toilet services
Day 03: Palotoa Lodge – Rio Inchipata (Camping in the River Bank)
After breakfast approx. 7 am. We will take a walk of almost 5 hours to explore and enter the deepest of the heart of the jungle of Manu, and appreciate great quantity and variety of flora and fauna such as huge giant trees, medicinal plants.
Once arriving at our destination that is the Inchipata River (13 pm approx.), We will set up our camp tents on the river bank, a break until we wait for our lunch prepared by our chefs.
After a pleasant rest, we will go to bathe and dive in the river, we will also do the fishing activity where we will provide fishing hooks and a lesson on how to fish your own fish and include it as part of our dinner trapped by ourselves and prepared by our kitchen masters!
At sunset we will organize to get dry firewood and make our bonfire in the middle of the sunset and share experiences around and why not accompanied by some refreshing drinks with a beautiful sunset of the jungle!
At night, a night walk for approx. 2 hours to observe huge caimans, tapirs, giant rodents, small families of otters, among other species, ending returning to our camping tents to rest on the warm sands of the Inchipata River bank.
Day 04: Inchipata River – Aguas Termales (Hot Springs) – Palotoa Lodge.
After breakfast a return walk to our Palotoa lodge for about 5 hours, this time exploring another part of our Manu jungle, arriving about 2 pm. to our lodge, on the way back we will take a refreshing and pleasant bath in the thermal waters.
Once in our lodge we will enjoy our lunch, and finally we will have the afternoon free to rest and so you can enjoy our facilities exploring and knowing more about our lodge.
Day 05: Palotoa Lodge – Macaws Clay Lick – Atalaya Port – Cusco.
The last day we get up very early before having breakfast to go and see the licks of parrots and macaws (clay cliffs). Place where dozens of these birds congregate daily to be able to eat this clay.
The consumption of this clay provides complementary minerals such as calcium that may be missing in the routine diet, but the most important thing is that this clay has the ability to absorb and neutralize toxins, eliminate bacteria, as this acts as an antacid (Thanks to the exchange of cations), protecting the walls of the intestine, thus avoiding the effect of chemicals with which many plants defend themselves from predation.
Cation Exchange: The ability of a soil to retain and release positive ions thanks to its content in clay and organic matter.
Breakfast, then start our return trip for 2 hours approx. until reaching the Atalaya Port, we will also have the opportunity to appreciate other species of animals and birds that tend to leave very early in search of food.
Once in the Port of Atalaya our transport will be waiting for us to take us back to Cusco, lunch on the route. On the way there is an animal shelter center (Optional), which we can visit and thus appreciate some animals very closely (Income 10 PEN), and finally we arrive at Cusco 6 pm. Approx.
- Professional naturalist guide.
- Pick up fromthe airport in Cusco.
- Private Transport, bus and boat
- Entrance to Machuhuasi Lake.
- All food (vegetarian and normal food).
- Mineral water.
- 2 Nihgts Lodge accommodation.
- First Aid Kit, extractor (for poison).
- Radio communication.
- First breakfast and last dinner
- Water for the first day
- Soft drinks,
- Alcoholic drinks,
- Towel for the entire trip
- Personal hygiene supplies & medicines
- Shoes for walking/hiking) sandals
- Headlamp or torch
- Hat, sunglasses and sun block
- Insect repellent (recommend 40% DEET),
- Waterproof gear, t-shirt with long sleeves, long pants, swimming gear/bathers
- Warm clothing in case of cold weather
- Binoculars, Camera
- Back pack, day pack, plastic bags
Adults Price 2020 !! $ 549.00 USD (Minimum 04 people); We highly recommend as well you ask us the dates of our next excursions, and in this way you will only pay as a group price.
–02 People: $ 849.00 USD (Per Person)
–03 People: $ 629.00 USD (Per Person)
–04 People: $ 549.00 USD (Group price per Person)