5 Eco-paradisiac days – An extended visit to The Amazon Paradise

  • Destination: Peru, Puerto Maldonado Tambopata
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Price per person: $500
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There are few places in the world nature that show so magical combination of vibrant forest, winding rivers, huge swamps, forming lush in a sustainable ecosystems called the “Aguajales”. This is the reason why Puerto Maldonado is known as the capital of the Biodiversity of Peru.
The eco-Lodge in the Amazon is located two hours from Puerto Maldonado, navigating through Madre de Dios River, an Ecological Reserve of 11856.1ac, situated within the rainforest in the heart of Amazon paradise in Tambopata, Puerto Maldonado, Madre de Dios, Peru.
The eco- Lodge of Amazon has 50 Bungalows designed and built with local materials following standards of environmental and social responsibility. That is been made in order to provide comfort and to meet your expectations.

Itinerary

Day 1

Welcome / Reception

We will welcome you at the airport upon your arrival in Puerto Maldonado, Peru´s Capital City of Biodiversity. Then, we´ll start our program in the bus travelling around the city.

Afterwards, we will go to Puerto Capitanía to board a motorized riverboat and then  we´ll navigate on the Madre de Dios River.

During the journey, we will be surrounded by a fascinating natural environment. If we are lucky we will witness Ronsocos, Caimans, Turtles, Herons, Cormorants and other animals in their natural environment.

Arriving at the Ecoamazonia Lodge we will enjoy an exquisite welcome drink, then we´ll get settled in our bungalows and we will have a lunch.

CAIMÁN COCHA

Once we seattle down you will be conducted by our specialized tour guide through an impressive trail to the Caimán Cocha, a small lake with an abundant presence of specimens of Black Caiman (Melanosuchus Niger) and Caiman (Caiman Crocodilus).

At the end of the evening you will witness the spectacular sunset in the Amazon, an experience full of intensities and colours.

At our return to the Lodge a delicious dinner will wait us. Then, you will enjoy free time. The bar is equipped by an excellent game room and all the drinks you can imagine.

Day 2
The morning begins with the sound of beautiful birdsongs from the Amazon Paradise. A hearty breakfast will provide the energy for a morning full of new experiences.

 

LAKE APU VICTOR

After breakfast, we´ll start to hike into the depths of the forest. We will do that on trails especially prepared for us; equipped with bridges to cross gorges and rivers.

During the journey we will observe the flooded forest and a variety of Flora and Wildlife. Continuing we´ll arrive to the majestic Lake Apu Victor with its crystal waters and surrounded by marshes and giant trees.

Afterwards, we´ll go up to the Observation Deck, from which, we´ll enjoy a panoramic view on the lake observing Parrots, Macaws, Toucans, Camungos, Shanshos, Herons and other animals, such as Caimans, Turtles, etc. If we are lucky we´ll have a chance to observe the Giant Otter, one of the rainforest´s most spectacular animals.

After several hours, we will head back to the Lodge to enjoy the lunch together.

 

MONKEY ISLAND

In the afternoon, accompanied by our specialized guide, we will visit Monkey Island that represents a unique place in the heart of Madre de Dios River. The Monkey Island is located at five minutes away from the Lodge. During the hike we will observe extraordinary landscapes, an exuberant flora and a variety of monkey species living in their natural habitat. We will be able to see  Maquisapas, Capuchins, Small Lion Monkeys, Frailes, Cotos and other animals like the Coati and Sloths and a great variety of birds.

Finally we will enjoying the sunset with the most impressive dusk in the jungle. Back at the lodge we conclude the day with a pleasant dinner.

Day 3

The morning begins with the sound of beautiful birdsongs from the Amazon Paradise. A hearty breakfast will provide the energy for a morning full of new experience.

LOST COCHA

After breakfast, we will start the adventure into the virgin rainforest. During this tour we will be accompanied by a local guide. We´ll go on a hike into the deepth of the jungle until when we will arrive to the Lost Cocha, it constitutes a refuge and feeding ecosystem for a huge variety of animals. There, we´ll have the chance to observe Otters, Caimans, Turtles, Sachavacas (Tapirs) Birds with multicoloured feathers, the majestic Jaguar and a variety of fish species. This area is unique and typical to the Ecoamazonia´s Ecological Reserve. We will see the ecosystem intact with huge swamps and diverse “aguajales”.

Then, we´ll get to the extraordinary Observation Deck from which we´ll be able to appreciate the immense and magical rainforest. Afterwards, we´ll have a pleasant canoe ride around the lake and will return to the lodge for lunch. In the afternoon, we´ll have the opportunity to pay an optional visit to the local Botanical Garden or if you prefer, you´ll have the option to relax around the Pool.

In the evening, enjoy our farewell dinner and a fun night at the bar with the friends you made during your stay.

Day 4
The morning begins with the sound of beautiful birdsongs from the Amazon Paradise. A hearty breakfast will provide the energy for a morning full of new experiences.

 

GAMITANA RIVER

After breakfast, we will start another excursion through the magical jungle navigating on the Madre de Dios River to the GAMITANA or BRIOLO RIVER for a fun, refreshing and safe swim. Enjoy sports like: fishing activities, birds, alligators, turtles, observation at the majestic Madre de Dios River panorama, we will also visit to a local family dedicated to agriculture within the jungle banks of Madre de Dios River.

We will return to the lodge to enjoy our lunch.

In the afternoon, free time to take pictures, enjoy the Lodge and the possibility of visiting the botanical garden to watch our medicinal plants and fruit trees.

In the evening, enjoy our farewell dinner, a fun night at the bar and game room to say goodbye to friends you made during your stay.

Day 5

Departure

After a restful night’s sleep, the morning begins with the sound of beautiful birdsongs from the Amazon Paradise. In our dining room awaits a farewell breakfast before embarking the return to Puerto Maldonado.

Included:
  • Transfer from the airport to the Lodge and return to Puerto Maldonado Airport
  • Local cell phone
  • 24 hour support from company owner
  • River transportation on the Rio Madre de Dios to the lodge
  • Accommodation in Bungalows on double accommodation with private bathroom
  • Meals at the lodge (vegetarian option)
  • Water, juices and typical beverages
  • Excursions with expert Jungle biologist guides in English
  • Rubber boots (please bring rain gear)
Not Included:
  • FLIGHT TICKETS or bus ticket (ask about bus tickets we can organize too)
  • We can also organize you flights or give quotes companies (the cheapest at the moment)
  • Alcoholic and extra drinks, tips are optional
We recommend you to bring :
  • A day backpack (to carry personal items)
  • Long pants & long-sleeved cotton shirts (we recommend easy dry cloth)
  • Rain gear (poncho)
  • Low heeled walking shoes are essential
  • Hat / sun glasses, sunscreen
  • Insect repellent, must number one in your list.
  • A water bottle
  • Good binoculars and a flashlight or headlight
  • Cameras with extra batteries.
  • Your passport, yellow fever certificate and extra money in plastic bags
  • 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.
What we need when you make a reservation:
  • Full name as it is written in your passport (please include a scan copy of your passport)
  • Passport number
  • Nationality
  • Date of birth
  • Departure date for the trail
  • 60% deposit of the tour´s price by western union, PayPal, ABN AMRO bank in Holland, the remainder of the balance is paid at our office in Cusco.

 

Extra international fee, due to bank-transations depends on how the payment is made and on your bank fee. For further information please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Price per Person: US$ 500 

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Extra international fee, due to bank-transations depends on how the payment is made and on your bank fee. For further information please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Term and Condition

With each booked tour with Green Peru Adventures you have a free walking tour in the mysterious and historic city of Cusco. Here you will be guided by one of our multilingual and professional guides.

We look forward to create for you an unforgettable experience.