Peru

Tambopata - 3 Days | 2 Nights

DESCRIPTION:

Location:  Puerto Maldonado - Madre de Dios

Length:         3 days / 2 nights

Class  Private or Shared Service

Altitud           200 masl

Temperature          Max 40C° - Min 27 C°

Best season May to October

Departures  Daily

Passenger Minimum        05 pax

MPassenger Maximum    10 pax

Tambopata Reserve        Sandoval Lake - Monkey Island


We know you will enjoy the personal attention provided by our staff and facilities at Jungle Lodge on the shores of the Alto Madre de Dios River - Tambopata Sandoval Lake.

Our 12 double occupancy bugalows ensure that you are not surrounded by more tourists than animals and this makes for a more relaxing tranquil visit with more opportunity to find the wildlife!. Just enough other travellers to make it interesting but not overbearing. Triple bed accommodation is available on request.

DAY 1: CUSCO - PUERTO MALDONADO - MONKEY ISLAND

On arrival of your flight to Puerto Maldonado, Our Guide/Staff will meet you at the Airport and transfer you to the Centre of town- where you can visit the exotic local market. Depending on the arrival time of the flights we may have the first lunch here or while traveling toor at the lodge. we will continue onto the port. We take our private boat along the Madre de Dios River for approximately 1 hour to Tambo Jungle Lodge. A cool welcome drink awaits you and then you´ll be shown to your Bungalows to settle. ...Tambo Jungle Lodge Tambo!

In the afternoon we will take a 30 min boat journey to Monkey Island where you can appreciate a great diversity of monkeys such as the “Maquisapa”, “Martin”, “Little lions”, “Frailes”, “Achuñis”, Ronsocos” etc, as well as a rich variety of birds. ...Tambo Jungle Lodge Tambo!

Return to Tambo Jungle Lodge for a delicious traditional Dinner. Nocturnal Activities are available each night. These range from nocturnal walks, talks on different topics and Cayman spotting when conditions are optional.

 Meals: Lunch Dinner

Accommodation: Tambo Jungle Lodge

DAY 02: TAMBO JUNGLE LODGE - SANDOVAL LAKE

After Breakfast, we take a 1.5 hour walk to the famous Sandoval Lake, passing through virgin forest, home to beautiful flora and fauna including Giant Otters, Water Birds, Alligators, wild hens, Taricayas  and a variety of fish. We will spend a few hours in canoe on this, one of the most beautiful lakes in the Madre de Dios where you can fish for piranha, row, swim, walk or simply relax before returning to the Lodge in the afternoon. We will have a box lunch at Sandoval lake. One of the most awe inspiring features of the Jungle is the enormity of the trees and you will have the experience of standing at the base of the huge Lupuna. We may take a short visit to the Fitzcarral boat. Return to the lodge. Dinner. Nocturnal Activities (optional). ...Tambo Jungle Lodge!

Meals: Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner.

Accommodation: Tambo Jungle Lodge

DAY 03: PARROT CLAY LICK - TAMBO JUNGLE LODGE - CUSCO OR LIMA

Very early departure to view the parrot clay lick, Sunrise on the river as we journey 1 and a half hours to a clay wall where hundreds of green parrots congregate at first light each morning. We will generally be able to spend about an hour here before reboarding the boat to enjoy breakfast on our return to Puerto Maldonado. Checkin 2 hours before flight and then time to visit the stunning Snake farm before your flight on to Cusco or Lima. ... Tambo Jungle Lodge!

Meals: Breakfast

TOUR INCLUDES:
  • Transfer to Cusco Airport on to Lodge and return to Puerto Maldonado Airport
  • River transportation on the Rio Madre de Dios.
  • Entrance fee to Sandoval Lake US$ 10
  • Canopy Walk / Taricaya Project US$ 10 and Snake Farm
  • Accommodation in Bugalows on double basis with private bathroom
  • Full Board at the lodge.( vegetarian option ).
  • Water and typical natural beverages.
  • Excursions with expert Jungle Guides in English.
  • Life vests, rubber boots.
  • Accommodation at Tambo Jungle Lodge based on double or triple room, for single rooms a supplement of 30% will be charged
Tour not included:

FLIGHT TICKETS

  • Package does not Include flights but we can give quotes on request and put this all together as a package with Electrnoic tickets for you if desired.:
  • Airport Tax US$ 3 only for flight departing from Puerto Maldonado,
  • Extra Drinks, Tips are Optional at your discretion..

We recommend that you bring

  • A small rucksack,
  • Lightweight, tightweave long cotton pants & long -sleaved cotton shirts
  • A fleece and a windbreaker are advisable for cool evenings.
  • Light raingear (poncho) for sudden downpours
  • Sneakers or other low heeled walking shoes are essential
  • Sunhat / sunscreen
  • Insect repellent is a must, preferably with deet
  • A water bottle,
  • Good binoculars and a flashlight or headlight,
  • Personal gear, toiletries, cameras, 400 exp film,
  • Your passport, yellow fever certificate and extra money in plastic bags.
  • A few energy snacks will be useful.
  • If you have extra large sized feet we may not be able to find rubber boots in your size for the muddy trails as they are generally not available in Peru….so please bring old shoes for the muddy trails.