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MANU AMAZON RAINFOREST TOUR 3 DAYS

The Manu jungle  Trip: tour of Manu offers a varied selection of flora and fauna of the typical Amazonian forest. In 3 days tour you visit the San Pedro cloud forest, very famous because in its territories the spectacled bear, the cock of the rocks, trogons, the quetzal, and several species of monkeys still live. The second and third day we spend the night in our Amazon lodge, all built in rustic material. From here we make the walks to the forest, where you will learn a lot about the functionality and care of the Manu biosphere, if you are lucky you can also see the jaguar, sachavaca, sajinos, huaganas, deer, etc. In the afternoon you visit the lake of Machuwasi, to see the white caiman, river otters. It is a very complete tour in a short time. Come and enjoy the Manu National Park.

Basic Tour Information

Tour duration: 3 days

Travel Difficulty: easy

Maximum altitude: 3800 m

Trek distance: 438 km

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Reservation from $320

Trip Highlights

  • The only place in the world with a wide range of biodiversity in flora and fauna, you will enjoy all its colors and flavors
  • The amazon rainforest are a beautiful space where you can discover how beautiful and natural we still have on this planet.
  • A thousand and one exotic fruits: In the jungle we also find the best biodiversity in Peru, and not only with species of plants, flowers or animals, but in the innumerable list of fruits. You can try Aguaje, arazá, camu camu, carambola, plum, cocona
  • Lush nature: If you are already tired of visiting monuments, archeological sites or man-made wonders, and want to merge with nature and have the most extreme adventure you had dreamed of, the jungle is the ideal place for you.
  • The amazing mirror lakes, where the most beautiful colors of the abundant Amazonian vegetation are reflected.
  • Sunsets that are going to be recorded on your retina. Much better if you can see them from a canoe ride on the river.
  • The fauna that inhabits the Amazon rainforest of Peru is one of the reasons why many people visit it, you can see capybaras, alligators, turtles, puffins, dart poison frogs, freshwater dolphins, otters, monkeys, macaws, coati, tapir , lazy, toucans, parrots, capuchin monkeys, jaguars and more, always accompanied by a specialist.

Activities

This trip is rated as easy. Participants should enjoy short walks on trails full of moisture, mud and heat, in the wild jungles of South America. In many of the circuits that our guides will take you are close to the lodge, there will be days when we will have to do our walks with some rain. Weather conditions and remote locations are a combined physical stress that can make this activity a bit more challenging than it normally would be.

Be prepared to face large rivers, in small motorboats, and taste unique food from the region. Usually you do not need to be a tourist with experience in hiking, since the attraction is approximately 500 meters above sea level. The terrain is not very steep. The probability of seeing wildlife is very varied, since there are days when we will have more chances, than others; Remember that this tour goes to a wild place where animals are not in the same location. The best recommendation is to have a lot of patience and teamwork with the route guide.

Accommodations

Paraiso Lodge (standard) 1 night

This accommodation has stunning views of the river, surrounded by beautiful gardens, is located in a quiet area, near the main square of Pilcopata. The rooms are cozy, have a private bathroom, shower and towels. Medical assistance is also offered. The dining room is shared, if you have any equipment or telephone that you want to connect to the plug to charge it, do not worry, since this lodge has electricity 24 hours a day. There is also a telephone signal, internet only for hours.

Manu Eco Lodge (standard) 1 night

This lodge is located in the tropical jungle on the shores of Alto Madre de Dios in the protected area of ​​the Manu Biosphere Reserve.
Built in the style of the local Machiguenga tribe, the property offers 10 bungalows with private bathrooms.
There is a separate dining room and relaxation area with tables and sofas, as well as a covered area with hammocks, where you can relax after a busy day. Meals are taken in the common dining room. (there is no electricity).

MANU AMAZON  RAINFOREST TOUR 3 DAYS:

DAY 1: PICK UP FROM CUSCO ROAD TO THE CLOUD FOREST OF SAN PEDRO

  • Distance: 209 km / 130 miles
  • Approximate Time in Car : 5-6 hours
  • Highest point: 3,800 m / 12,460 ft
  • Lowest elevation: 650 m / 2,132 ft
  • Max T°:  30 c°
  • Min T°:  15 C°
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Weather Conditions: Sunny/Dry / Wet/Rainy
  • Highlights of the day: rainforest of san pedro, birwatching and mokeys, orchids

DAY 2: TRAVEL BY MOTOR BOAT TO THE AMAZON LODGE- EXCURSION TO THE MACHUWASI LAKE

  • Distance: 30 km / 18 miles
  • Approximate Time in Boat : 45 min
  • Highest elevation: 650 m / 2,132 ft
  • Max T°:  30 c°
  • Min T°:  15 C°
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Weather Conditions: Sunny/Dry / Wet/Rainy
  • Highlights of the day: Ride in the private reserve, bird watching, mammals, visit to Machuwasi Lake, observation of caiman and river otters.

DAY 3: RETURN TO CUSCO

  • Distance: 209 km / 130 miles
  • Approximate Time in Car : 5-6 hours
  • Highest point: 3,800 m / 12,460 ft
  • Lowest elevation: 650 m / 2,132 ft
  • Max T°:  30 c°
  • Min T°:  15 C°
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Weather Conditions: Sunny/Dry / Wet/Rainy
  • Highlights of the day: Amazing views of the cloud forest and typical andean villages

 

Day 1

MANU AMAZON TOUR: CUSCO - CLOUD FOREST - PILLCOPATA-MANU JUNLGE TRIP

Difficulty: easy

Distance: 209 km

Altitude: 3800 m

We Leave from Cusco very early in the morning in our comfortable bus. Ascending to the high mountain area of Paucartambo. On the way, we will visit the funeral towers or chullpas of Ninamarca.  The bus then descents through the mysterious cloud forest full of beautiful orchids, heliconias and primitive ferns. Stopping to give you an opportunity walk in deferent points to see like quetzals, snakes, monkeys and the witness Cock of the Rocks (Rupicola Peruvian) in mating ritual. There are also possibilities to observe the Amazonian Umbrella bird (Cephalopteros Ornatus), Trogons (Trogon sp.) and more. And With luck the only South American bear, the Spectacled Bear (Tremarctos ornatus). In the afternoon, we arrive to   pillcopata village,   where we have our typical lodge.

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Day 2

MANU AMAZON TOUR: PILLCOPATA – AMAZON LODGE - MACHUHUASI LAKE

Difficulty: moderate

Distance: 20 km

Altitude: 500 m

After a delicious breakfast  We continue by bus for aprox. 1:40 hours on the way we are going to visit animal rescue center and coca plantations also  we have a  nice options to see  the wild life along the road where we will see like great potoos on the trees. Then we arrive to Atalaya Port where we take our motor boat by the river Alto Madre De Dios until our lodge, during that time also we have chance to go for swim and to go for fishing in the river.    After half day we will go to explore one of the great oxbow lake of  Machuhuasi , where we will go up in  balsa rafts   for 3 hours approximately Where you can see other species of bird   like hoatzin, herons,  oropendolas, caciques parrots, toucans and mammals like capybaras , monkeys . also we have a night walk.  

Day 3

MANU AMAZON TOUR: AMAZON LODGE – PARROTS CLAY LICK – ATALAYA - CUSCO

Difficulty: easy

Distance: 209 km

Altitude: 3800 m

Very early  in the morning we will  go by boat until  the Parrots clay lick for  see  parrots, parakeets and small macaws,  after to see the meeting  of the parrots,  we will have our delicious breakfast close there.  Unfortunately, we have to come back by boat until the Atalaya  port and   then we will take Our   Bus  for  back  to Cusco. Arrival time 6.00pm aprox.

manu amazon jungle tour

WHAT’S INCLUDED IN THE MANU AMAZON TOUR 3 DAYS:

  • All terrestrial, fluvial transport.
  • Team of security.
  • Professional guides and specialized.
  • Efficient team of motorists.
  • 03 meals per day and snacks.  03 nights in Lodge
  • Excellent cook service.
  • Radio communication service during the whole trip.
  • Comforts: seats, tables, etc.
  • First-aid kit.
  • Mineral Water during the trip
  • Rubber boots
  • Entrance fee to manu.

NOT INNCLUDED:

  • First day  Breakfast
  • First Day Mineral Water
  • Beberages ( cola, beer, soda )
  • Binoculars

WE RECOMMEND YOU TO BRING TO THE MANU JUNGLE TOUR 

  • Shirt long sleeve and long pants.
  • Water bottle or Canteen.
  • Sandals, bath suit clothes, towel day pack.
  • Rain gear.
  • Enough mosquito repellent (30 or 50% DEET C.).
  • Sun block.
  • Flash light or torch with extra batteries.
  • Hat or cap.
  • Extra money to buy beverage.
  • Binoculars.
  • At least one pair of trekking boots
  • Camera and  extra batteries

 

ALTERNATIVE TREKS IN CUSCO

Inca Trail Expeditions has developed a great diversity of Treks in the city of Cusco. This is how we offer the alternative treks to Machupicchu, if in case you could not get a space for the classic Inca trail. In the same way we organize the best treks in the Vilcanota mountain range like the Lares trek. Hiking to the Ausangate mountain, Choquequirao. All our activities are guaranteed, because we work with small groups and guides well trained in safety, and quality of service. Our chefs prepare the best gourmet food in Peru, with the freshest ingredients in the region. And the camping equipment are of the best outdoor brands.

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The Inca trail tours one of the most famous worldwide. Come and enjoy its scenic and cultural beauty. Our company works with this trek for more than 15 years. Our services are highly specialized in the quality of services. That is why we work with small groups. All the camping equipment we use has the best quality standard. All our chefs are very well trained to provide you with the best gourmet service on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu.

PERU AMAZON RAINFOREST TOURS

Explore the best Amazon Rainforest in South America. The majesty of the biosphere of the Manu National Park has no comparison with another. This beautiful wildlife refuge is very close to the City of Cusco. Inca Trail Expeditions offers you the best experience of visits to the Amazon jungle. We work with the best local guides, who teach them all the secrets of this jungle, so we work with small groups. Our accommodations have private rooms with all basic services. They are built inside the jungle. During the different walks in the jungle you can learn medicinal plants workers, observe some species of mammals, such as monkeys, jaguars, capybaras and a variety of butterflies and reptiles. Our company works sustainably with the environment, leaving no trace of pollution.

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Machu Pichu Tours: You plan to visit the wonderful citadel of Machu Picchu. We offer the best service and attention on your trip to Machu Picchu, our company works with the best staff to create an unforgettable experience. We work in small groups and in the best hotels in Aguas Calientes. Come and discover Peru's past. For two days you can discover two of the most magical places on the planet, the Sacred Valley of the Incas and Machu Picchu. You will visit the incredible archaeological park of Ollantaytambo and take the train to Aguas Calientes, which crosses a unique landscape. The next day, you can see the sunrise in Machu Picchu, which is considered one of the most fascinating scenes in Peru, and then we will take a guided tour of the citadel. Machu Picchu Tours Inca trail expeditions Peru.

Why book with us

TOTAL QUALITY

Inca Trail Expeditions strives in the best service to all our clients. You will take the Best memories of our city of Cusco.

GOURMET

The food is one of the most important things on the trek, we bring balance, and nutritive food along the trail, most of our meals are buffet with.

ENVIRONMENTAL CARE

We are proud to contribute to the care and protection of the environment, in all our trails, we leave the environment without waste.

PROFESSIONAL STAFF

Our staff are very committed to their work, we are passionate about working with you and show you the rich history and tradition of the Incas.

EXCELLENT EQUIPMENT

In all the tours and walks offered by our company, we always think in your comfort, we work do best camping equipment.

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