DAY 01 CUSCO – AMAZON MIRADOR LODGE
We leave early in the morning at approximately 5:00 am in our private bus crossing valleys, where we first stop to visit the historical pre Ninamarca Chullpas continuing arrive at typical colonial town where we will Paucartambo little visit to see houses, the church, the colonial bridge and square, continuing to arrive at Tres Cruces (Acjanaco) the highest and the entrance to the Manu National Park continuing the journey takes us through the cloud forest or rain forest in the course of the trip see the different plants in the area under different climatic altitudes after about two hours we arrive at San Pedro we will walk for 30 minutes or so to see MANU EXPEDITION different species of colorful birds such as the Cock of the Rock (national bird) trogons, quetzals, and species monkeys such as the capuchin (mono martin) and woolly monkey, continuing to arrive in the afternoon Pilcopata town where we well sleep our first night in a comfortable hostel.
DAY 02 AMAZON MIRADOR LODGE – MANU RAINFOREST LODGE
This day after breakfast we continue by private bus to Atalaya. On the way we stop to observe a coca plantation (Animal Rescue Center) and at a view point where you can get a good overview of the jungle and the river. From Atalaya we leave by motorized boat to Manu Rainforest Lodge. During the boat trip we will see many different kinds of animals, especially birds, and a beautiful landscape. In the afternoon we arrive to Manu Rainforest lodge, where we will have a short rest. In the evening we leave for a night walk in the jungle to look for spiders, insects and snakes. Also at night, we explore the forest by flashlight looking for insects, snakes and the uniquely nocturnal night-monkey or ‘Douricouli’. We spend the night in Manu Rainforest Lodge. Our beautiful, comfortable lodge.
DAY 03 MANU RAINFOREST LODGE – RESERVE ECOLOGICAL “ROBLES”(TREE HOUSE)
After breakfast we take our boat to continue our journey down the river about 2 hours more till the Ecological Reserve Robles during the trip will have the opportunity to see monkeys like, howler monkey, titi monkey, squirrel monkeys, spider monkeys, and also some animals like, capybara, wild pig, caymans, deer, jaguar, puma, and also we can see many birds as geron, cormorants, giant toucans, oropendulas, eagle harpy, falcons, losros, parakeets, macaws and many other animals more. Then arrive at our destination and sleep there at night in the famous tree house and overnight hear the songs of birds and owls and can also listen walking wildlife and for this we recommend you bring a good flashlight.
Reserve Ecological ROBLES has 250 hectares is a very special rainforest: this is where the Andes and the lowland tropical Manu rainforest meet and provides the visitor with a chance to see a good selection of birds and plants from both zones as endemics to the area. Your first hike will be on the lowland trails, at 350m above sea level. Also at night, we explore the forest by flashlight looking for insects, snakes and the uniquely nocturnal night-monkey or ‘Douricouli’. We spend the night in tree house ( mammals clay lick )
DAY 04 RESRVE ECOLOGICAL “ROBLES” – “BLA CK RIVER” WILDLIFE CENTER
This day we will explore the jungle on our vast trail system, carrying a small day pack including lunch. On the way we will see many different kinds of the animals such as monkeys, collared peccaries, birds such as eagles, parrots, toucans and medicinal plants and the giant trees, and if we walk with luck we may see the puma and juaguar .then after lunch in the afternoon we continue our journey up river on our boat two hours more, until you reach the wonderful “Black River” wildlife cente, and arrive around 5:30 pm, then there we prepared our tents to sleep in camp and at night we will have the opportunity to see the eyes of the caymans with our flashlights also you will have the opportunity to catch some fish and then cook our fish dinner in natural fire
DAY 05 (“BLACK RIVER” WLDLIFE CENTER) EXPLORING
This day we’ll get into one of the wildlife center doing some research about the area during the day also appreciate animals in their natural habitat and a lot of wildlife as it is a complete paradise, after lunch we will prepare our bout to return the next day, this serve us some drinks night around our campfire and prepare some typical local dishes.
DAY 06 “BLACK RIVER” WILDLIFE CENTER – MANU RAINFOREST LODGE
on this day we will explore the famous “Black River Wildlife Center” we find in the middle of the forest and away from-raising, in this jungle walk in wonderful wild paths, where we have other opportunities to see animals like monkeys, wild pig , macaws, tapirs, birds, jaguars, Caymans, many other more, all depending on how lucky we are. Then after lunch we will have free time to relax, and then we will bathe and swim in the waters of the black river. After that we take our boat and we return downstream to “Manu rainforest lodge”. during the trip on the river also will have other opportunities to see monkeys of different species like the howler monkey, titi monkey, spider monkeys, squirrel monkeys, and we arrive at 5:30 to Manu rainforest lodge is there where we will spend the last night,
After dark we will have another opportunity to see some caiman eye. In the evening we will build a bonfire, relax and have some drinks and a BBQ. We will spend the night at the bank of the alto Madre de Dios River sleeping.
DAY 07 MANU RAINFOREST LODGE – CUSCO
We get up early for our breakfast after enjoyment we get ready for the return up the river in our motorized boat to Atalaya where our bus awaits us to return to Cusco where we will arrive in the afternoon.
- Bus and boat-private
- Rubber boots and rain poncho
- All camping equipment
- Bilingual native-Guide
- Mineral water
- First aid kit
- Cook and three meals per day
- Entrance to Reserve Ecological Manu Rainforest.
- Entrance fee to hot springs.
- Rain poncho
- First breakfast
- First water
- drinks and beers
- Personal expenses
WHAT THE TOURIST SHOULD BRING
- Sleeping bag
- Camera with extra battery-
- Flashlight with extra battery
- Repellent with a minimum of 15 deet.
- Extra money
- Water bottle
- Cap or Hat
- Bathing suit and dark clothing
- Toilet paper.