DETAILED ITINERARY - MANU PARK LODGE
Wild Nature Peru 4 days:
Manu Nature Day 1:
Cusco (3,300 m.a.) – Cloud Forest (1,700 m.a.l.) – Amazon Manu Lodge (450 m.a.l.).
Today We leave Cusco very early pick up from your hotel in our private mobility making stops in Ninamarca “chullpas” better known as (pre Inca tombs / lupaca culture). Then we will continue to Paucartambo, a picturesque and colonial town with narrow streets and a beautiful church with an interesting Museum, where they keep their old customs.
After this activity we will ascend to; Acjanaco Pass (3,550 masl), considered the gateway to the entrance to the Manu National Park and the Tres Cruces viewpoint (3700 masl) to observe a beautiful view of the Amazon basin,
We will descend to the jungle of Manu, passing first a dwarf forest then cloudy forest where we will have the opportunity to observe the cock of the rocks (better known as the national bird of Peru), hummingbirds, tragones, flycatchers, hummingbirds, quetzals and the woolly monkey if we are lucky, Bear Eyeglass. As for the flora, we can meet a variety of orchids, mosses, ferns, broccoli, etc.
Throughout our trip enjoying the nature that has a spectacular landscape until arriving at the port of del Manu better known as Atalaya (500 masl). Where our outboard boat awaits us to continue our journey of 50 minutes Rio Abajo of the Mother of God; then we will arrive at our hostel that is located 10 minutes from the river
Accommodation in their respective rooms dinner.
Night walk inside the manu reserve.
Manu Nature Day 2:
Amazon Manu Lodge (450 m.a.l.) – Eden Camping Center Manu Park
Today after breakfast we will take our boat to visit the Cocha Machuwasi where we will observe the hoazín prehistoric bird, alligators, turtles, monkeys, capybaras in our typical rafts of the area.
Return to our hostel to continue the journey through the Madre de Dios River.
in our outboard boat watching birds, herons, vultures, cormorants, turtles, alligators sunning on fallen logs, capybaras if we are lucky we can see when playing the king of the jungle we will make a stop; Aguas Calientes in the native community of (shintuya) there we will enjoy a refreshing bath with a delicious lunch.
then we will continue the trip in the afternoon we will arrive to our camp we will make a short walk visiting a marsh,
After dinner night activity to see diversities of species that come out at night in search of their prey return to our camp to rest.
Manu Nature Day 3:
Amazon Manu Lodge – Parrot Clay -Pantanal Machuwasi Lake
We get up very early where we will take our boat river under 30 minutes to see the lick of parrots like blue-headed parrots, yellow-crowned parrots and some Macaws etc that every morning they concentrate to lick the clay that contains enough sodium,
After this activity we return to our hostel to enjoy a delicious breakfast.
Then we will make a 4 hour hike through the primary forest where our native guide will share his knowledge of flora and fauna return shelter and lunch.
We will make a full adrenaline adventure sport the zip line between platforms built on the top of the trees. All the equipment used is of high quality and safe. After sliding at high speed through the treetops of the incredible Amazon rainforest, you can rappel 25 meters to the ground.
After this adventurous activity we will continue the exploration in the pantanal with much diversity, return to the lodge and dinner (bonfire) where our native guide will tell you stories and legends of the jungle.
Manu Nature Day 4:
Amazon Manu Lodge -Atalaya Port – Back to Cusco
After our delicious breakfast. We will pack our things and then we will board our boat back to Puerto Atalaya where our private mobility is waiting for us to take us back to the city of Cusco. We will arrive around 5:30 – 6:00 p.m.
End of the services of Manu Park Lodge - Wild Nature Peru 4 days