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MANU NATIONAL PARK 4 DAYS AND 3 NIGHTS

MANU NATIONAL PARK 4 DAYS AND 3 NIGHTS

Itinerary

DAY 1 CUSCO – PILCOPATA

We will start the tour from Cusco in our private car that will take us to the typical town of Paucartambo (famous for its celebration of the Virgin of Carmen). We will continue to the Acjanaco pass the highest point of our tour then we descend to the cloud forest of the Manu National Reserve. We will arrive at San Pedro and walk for  one hour approximately  to observe the cock of the rocks , the national bird of Peru the spectacled bear, orchids also flora as well as epiphytic plants such as bromeliads. In the afternoon we will arrive to Chontachaca, near the town of Pilcopata, there we will spend the first night in a lodge.

DAY 2 PILCOPATA –LODGE –  MACHUWASI LAKE

We will start the day appreciating the beautiful flora and fauna that Manu Park offers us after breakfast, we will continue our trip to Puerto Atalaya. In the way, we will arrive at a viewpoint where we can appreciate the majesty of the manu, rivers and jungle. In Puerto Atalaya we will board our motorboat to our lodge. After lunch, we will go by boat to Machuwasi lake . There we will have a guided tour that will show us the secrets of plants and local fauna. Sometimes if is possible to see some varieties of monkeys. We will visit Machuwasi Lake in rafts, to see the shansho, a prehistoric bird that still lives in the Manu Reserve. Finally we will return to the lodge.

DAY 3– PARROT COLLPA

In the morning we will take our boat with direction to the wildlife ,the guide will explain the diversity of surrounding wildlife. Then we will observe a collpa green parrots, macaws and many varieties of birds. Hopefully alligators, monkeys and capybaras. After breakfast we will have a walk through the jungle for about 2 hours towards the top of a hill, where we can appreciate the spectacular view of the Madre de Dios River. A unique and unforgettable experience In the afternoon we will return to our lodge for our lunch and a short rest to then be able to take a walk in the jungle to be able to appreciate more flora and fauna of the manu there is also the option of being able to bathe in a natural water pool Where you can relax before dinner.

DAY 4 LODGE – CUSCO

First we will have our breakfast, then we will return to Puerto Atalaya where our transport will wait for us and then take us back to Cusco. Arriving approximately to the city of Cusco in the afternoon (6-7 pm).

* Our program may vary according to weather conditions, either the level of the river and the wishes of the group.

Includes / does not include

THE TOUR INCLUDES:

  • Private car and boat
  • Jebe boots
  • 3 nights in typical lodge
  • Professional bilingual guide
  • Water
  • First aid kit
  • Meals from the first day lunch to the last day lunch
  • Snacks
  • Chef

Recommendations

WE RECOMMEND TO TAKE:

  • Repellent with 15% DEET factor
  • Binoculars
  • Camera with extra batteries
  • Flashlight with extra batteries
  • Sunscreen
  • Extra money
  • Small backpack
  • Empty water bottle
  • Waters for the first day
  • Sun hat
  • Flips flops
  • Swimwear
  • Toilet paper
  • Light clothes with natural colors (long sleeves to avoid mosquitoes)