1st Day: Cusco – Cloud Forest – Paucartambo – Pilcopata Lodge
We pick up from your hotel very early in the morning from 5:30 a.m. at 6:00 a.m. in our confortable and private bus. On the way, we visit the funerary towers or Chullpas of Ninamarca at 3750 meters above sea level and brief visit to Paucartambo, a folkloric town, a colonial bridge.
We ascend to area of Paucartambo, the Acjanaco sector (4000 m.s.n.m) This is the point of entry to the Manu National Park. Then we descend through the mysterious cloud forest, which hosts a great variety of flora and fauna, full of beautiful orchids, heliconias and primitive ferns.
We toke a walk to give you the opportunity to witness the Cock of the Rocks (Rupícola Peruvian) in the ritual of mating. There are also possibilities to observe Trogones (Trogon sp.), Quetzales (Pharomachrus sp.) In addition, much more and if we are lucky we can observe Spectacled Bear (Tremantus Ornatus). In the afternoon, we arrive at a village called Pilcopata at 550 meters above sea level in your typical lodge that is outside the town with private bathrooms and showers where we will spend the night.
2nd Day: Pilcopata Lodge – Atalaya – Machuwasi Lake – Paititi Lodge
After a delicious breakfast, we continue our trip by bus to Atalaya for 45 minutes, height of 490 m.s.n.m, where we will embark by boat for 30 minutes to the Paititi Lodge, where we will spend the night in our typical lodge with private bathrooms and showers. On the way, we will observe a variety of animals.
After the delicious lunch, in the afternoon we will go to the Cocha Machuwasi, where we will ride a catamaran typical of the area, to observe a variety of birds such as the Shansho (Ophisthocomus hoazín). monkeys, reptiles, dwarf alligators and insects, and perphaps some ronsocos (Hydrochaeris).
At night, we have the optional night trekking program. Night in Hostel with private bathrooms and showers available.
3rd Day: Parrots Clay Lick – Lake Maravilla
Very early, we left by boat until the clay lick of green parrots (Wall of clay with minerals) where 3 to 4 species of parrots are observed, then we return in boat where we will have a walk inside the forest, arriving to the private lagoon or cocha Maravilla from a platform we can see a variety of birds, monkeys, small reptilies, dwarf allgators and insects. In the afternoon, we return to our hostel for lunch. At night, we will have night walks. Nigth in hostel with bathrooms and private showers.
4th Day: Paititi Lodge – Atalaya – Cusco
After our delicious breakfast, unfortunately we return by boat from Paititi Lodge to Atalaya. Finally we will wait for the bus to return to Cusco, passing through the mysterious cloud forest again to the Imperial city of Cusco (Approximate arrival at 6:30 am to 7:00 pm
- Private bus transport
- Private river transport
- Professional Guide
- With telescope and binoculars
- Food, D.A.C and snack
- Security team
- Nights in comfortable lodges and private bathrooms.
- First aid kit
- Mineral water
- Profesional crew and crew member.
- Professional chef
- Entrance fee ticket to tourist attracctions.
- Recharge of batteries to solar panel
- A pair of hiking boots.
TOUR NO INCLUDE
- Breakfast on the first day.
- Alcoholic beverages, soft drinks and water first day.
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?
- Thick clothes (cold sunrise by the river).
- Rain gear.
- Water bottle
- Flashlight or torch with extra batteries
- Hat or hat
- Shirt with long sleeves and long pant
- Mosquito repellent at least 10% deet.
- Sandals, swimwear and towel
- Personal hygiene equipament (toiler paper)
- Extra money
* We will not be able to book and confirm your tour or trek without the following:
1.- A deposit of $150 USD . Deposits are made through the PayPal link below.
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|ID or DNI:||22976985|
|Address:||Calle Plateros N°364|
|Telephone number:||(+51) 984 610 644|
|Office of Western Union to be picked:||Maruri street N° 310|