4day Manu Jungle Expedition Tour

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Amazonia Lodge

This is the shortest jungle tour to the Cultural Zone of Manu Park. An excellent tour for birders.

in this tour the main activities are based on bird watching; however, there are chances to observe several species of reptiles, amphibians, monkeys and some mammals.

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Tour OverviewTour Itinerary

Length: 04 days
Starting city: Cusco
Ending city: Cusco
Tour Areas: Manu National Park (Cusco and Madre de Dios Regions)
Difficulty degree: easy
Focus: bird Watching, wildlife, and photography
Max group size: 9 + 1 leader

Tour Activities

• Walking in the Cloud Forest
• Bird Watching
• Visit to the Lek of the Peruvian National Bird
• Caiman Searching
• Visit to a Macaw Clay Lick
• 3 Nights in Lodge
• Trekking in the Jungle
• Night Walkings
• Survival lessons
• Boat sailing

EXTENSIONS: You can always combine or extend this tour, please let us know if you are interested in extending this tour. We will be very happy to arrange it for you.

TRIP CONSIDERATIONS

CLIMATE: Very Cold the first part of the tour on the first day. Warm to very hot with 90% of humidity on the lowland. Please bring a rain poncho with you because we might have some rain.

DIFFICULTY: Mostly very easy; however, because of the heat and the humidity you might run out of energies.

ACCOMMODATION: Good! All lodges have private bathrooms, some have hot showers, and electricity but also expect to have basic accommodations. Accommodations are based in double bed rooms.

BRIEF ITINERARY

Day1: From Cusco – Cloud Forest – Bamboo Lodge
Day2: From Bamboo Lodge - Atalaya – Amazonia Lodge
Day3: From Amazonia Lodge all day.
Day4: From Amazonia Lodge – Macaw/Parrot Clay lick- Cusco

Acre treefrog   Black-tailed trogon   Common Squirrel Monkey   Giant ameiva   Capybara

 

Manu Explorers recommends to bring the following:

  • Repellent with a minimum of 15 % deet
  • Binoculars
  • Camera with extra batteries
  • Flashlight with extra batteries
  • Sun Screen
  • Pocket money
  • Daypack
  • Water bottle/canteen or camel pack
  • Sandals
  • T-shirts
  • Socks
  • Light pants
  • Shorts
  • Swimsuit
  • Sun hat / hat
  • Toilet paper
  • Dark clothes (for the walking days)
  • converter /adaptor for the electricity (Plugs are typically the 2 pronged flat type found in the US)

Manu Explorers includes the following:

  • Tour guide in English and Spanish with spotting scope
  • Professional cook.
  • Three meals a day included vegetarian option.
  • Mineral water
  • All accommodations and lodges.
  • Tents for 2 people.
  • Snack food (fresh fruits, sweets/caramels, chocolates, cookies, juices)
  • Rain Poncho
  • Rubber boots
  • Entrance fee to the Oxbow Lakes
  • Entrance fee to Manu National Park
  • Entrance fee to all the private Natural Reserves
  • First aid kit

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