4 Days Manu Tour

Shipetiari Ecological Adventure 4D/3N

We combine the Amazon - with a visit to the cloudforest, so that you don't miss any Manu highlights.
This is one of the most best nature trips in Manu as it covers such an array of forests, eco-systems and the wildlife sightings are excellent.

Our overland route crosses an extraordinary range of life zones from highlands to lowlands, taking us through an array of ecosystems found nowhere else on the planet in such close proximity.

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Runs from March to December, the price for this trip Please contact us

.Travel insurance
Travel insurance is a requirement for all clients

Itinerary Description
Day 1: Cusco – Amazon Pona Lodge.

We leave from Cusco at 5:30AM by our private van, first stopping to visit the pre Inca burial towers of Ninamarca. We then drive through the mountains to Tres Cruces, the highest point and entrance to Manu National Park. From here we will continue into the Cloud Forest and at fog forest we will explore for around 3 to 4 hours to observe the National bird of Peru, (the cock of the rock), the biggest monkey in Peru (woolly monkeys) and to observe different types of bromeliads and beautiful orchids, then we arrive to our lodge where we will sleep in our beautiful and rustic lodge.
Accommodation: Amazon Pona Lodge
Meals: Lunch (Box Lunch) Dinner.

Day 2: Amazon Pona Lodge – Papaya Eco Lodge (Boat ride and Night expedition)
At daybreak, after breakfast we continue by bus to tropical lowland rainforest, stopping along the way to visit a coca and banana plantations. Arriving at the small village Atalaya at 650m, we change into a motorized canoe to navigate down the fast Alto Madre de Dios River, with all equipment (life jackets) to our Ecological Reserve, along the boat trip, we can see a variety of birds, such as herons, Kingfisher and always the presence of vultures of which the most spectacular is the condor of the jungle, the king of vultures (Sarcoramphus papa) we also have a stop in natural hot springs, to take medicinal baths.
We will walk in the afternoon until evening in our Ecological Reserve (included night expedition) to see tarantulas, different types of spiders, poisonous frogs, tree frogs, snakes, alligators, night monkeys, armadillos and boas.
Accommodation: Papaya Eco Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 3: Papaya Eco Lodge - Camouflaged Shelter (Mammals Clay Lick)
This day after breakfast we will start walking through the jungle to the deep part, in the way to the mammals clay lick we will see Monkeys like Brown Cappuchins Monkey, titi Monkey, squirril Mokeys, Howler monkeys, birds such as eagles, parrots, macaws, woodpeckers, toucans, medicinal plants, flowers, and the giant trees of the jungle.
this night we will spend at our Tapirs and Deers Clay Lick. This Camouflaged shelter is strategically located near to the Clay Lick to observe theTapir (the bigest mammal in the amazon) , Deers, and to enjoy the jungle sounds during all night time. Night at our Camouflaged Hut watching nocturnal animals and to enjoy the mixed sounds of the jungle (protected by mosquitos net)
Accommodation: Camouflaged Shelter
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 4: Camouflaged Shelter - Cusco.
We will leave early from our shelter to visit the parrots, parakeets and mini macaws clay lick and after breakfast we will return to the port of Atalaya by boat where our private van will be waiting to take us back to Cusco.
We return to Cusco via the cloud forest and Paucartambo. We will arrive back in Cusco in the late afternoon.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Note: If we didn´t see the Andean cook of the rock the first day in the afternoon, we can visit the last day in the morning.

Tour includes:
. Pick up and drop off at your Cusco Hotel
. Private transport van and boat
. Rubber boots
. All camping equipment
. Qualified bilingual native guide with own equipment
. Mineral water
. First aid kit
. 3 meals per day
. Cook
. Entrance to the accommodation.

You will need to bring:
. Sleeping bag
. Rain coat or rain poncho
. Repellent with a minimum of 30 % deet
. Binocular
. Camera with extra batteries
. Flash Light with extra batteries
. Sun lotion
. Pocket Money
. Daypack
. Water bottle
. Sun hat
. Sandals
. Toilet paper
. Dark clothes.

Important Note: The order of the activities mentioned in this program may change according to weather conditions. In the Jungle the climate is highly unpredictable, especially during rainy season, and weather conditions may affect the program as the animals as well are affected in their daily activities by the rain. Don’t hesitate to talk with your guide about it to maybe change the order of the activities or find alternative things to do in case of extremely bad weather! And remember, we have no responsibilities on climate and on the amount of animals that you will see: enjoy the jungle and good luck!

Pre-departure briefing the night before of your trip at your hotel with your tour guide.



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