If you don’t have much time and still want to enjoy the beauty of the Manu National Park rainforest, this 3 day tour is perfect for you. We dive into the flora and fauna of the cloud- and rainforest and observe a variety of birds, with a bit of luck our national bird “Cock of the Rock”.
DAY 01 CUSCO TO AMAZON LODGE
5:00 a.m. we will pick you up from your hotel in a private bus. During the trip, the bus stops in interesting places like Ninamarca’sChullpas, these are pre-Inca cemetery. The trip will be around 11 hours approximately; the highest pass on this road is 4000 msl.
On this day, we travel around over the Andes and over the famous cloud forest which has interesting flora and fauna like de Andean Cock of the Rock Peru’s national bird.
In the afternoon, we arrive to Pilcopata Village. We will spend the night in Mirador Lodge with double rooms Optional night walk. Bathroom and shower at your disposal
DAY 02 AMAZON LODGE TO MANU WILDLIFE LODGE
After an early breakfast we continue our trip by bus to Atalaya, stopping in the way to see the place of the Rescue Center. From Atalaya we take the boat the rustic Manu Wildlife Lodge with bathroom and shower at your disposal.
After lunch, we go to Machuwasi Lake where we go on balsa raft exploring the lake, here it possible to see the prehistoric bird call Hoatzin and Capybaras.
At night is possible to see Caimans. The night is spent at the lodge. Optional night walk (to see insects, frogs, snakes etc.)
DAY 03 MANU WILDLIFE LODGE – PARROT CLAY LICK – CUSCO
We leave very early to see the parrot lick which is located ten minutes down river from the lodge. The activity begins around 5:30 am with the blue headed and yellow crowned parrots.
Also, the blue headed and the chestnut fronted macaws. The Parrots eat the clay which has minerals that helps the stomach digestion that is the reason why hundreds of parrots parakeets and small macaws come to this particular place.
After, we continue our trip to Cusco. The trip will be 10 hours aprox. First by boat and later by bus. We leave you in your hotels. Dinner by your own.
MANU NATIONAL PARK – JUNGLE EXPLORERS 3 DAYS
TOUR PRICE INCLUDES:
- Professional naturalist guide with telescope.
- Birding guide on request.
- Private boat transport.
- Entrance fees to the Machuwasi Lake.
- Cook & food (vegetarian on request) and drinking water.
- Camping equipment and Lodging.
- First Aid Kit, extractor (for poison)
- Bite Away for mosquito bites.
- Antidote for snake bite.
- Rubber boots.
- Alcoholic drinks, sodas, etc.