Day 01: Puerto Maldonado- Sandoval Lake
On arrival of your flight to Puerto Maldonado, our guides or staff will meet you at the airport and transfer you to the centre of the town where you can experience the exotic local market depending on the arrival time of the flights we may have the first lunch here or while travelling to the lodge or in the lodge. Your excess luggage will be stored safely in our office in Puerto Maldonado and then we will continue onto the port. We take our private bus along the Madre de Dios River for approximately 1 hour to Tambo Jungle Lodge. A cool welcome drink awaits you will be shown to your bungalows to settle in.
After Lunch, we will our boat to the famous Sandoval Lake, passing through virgin forest, home to beautiful flora and fauna including: Giant Otters, birds, alligators, turtles, and variety of fish. We will spend few hours in canoe on this one of the most beautiful lakes in region.
One of the most awe inspiring features of the jungle in the enormity of the trees and you will have the experience of standing at the base of the huge kapok tree. We may take a short visit on the traditional farming areas to see the production of regular supplies.