3-Day Amazon from Puerto Maldonado with Eco Lodge Accommodation
Experience the true lush Amazon jungle in person as you travel to Puerto Maldonado and the Madre de Dios River. Participate in a diverse selection of exciting activities that will get you to interact with nature and see a wild variety of native flora and fauna.ItineraryDay 1: Puerto Maldonado Pickup – Transfer to Eco-Lodge Stop At:
Amazon Rainforest, State of Amazonas Brazil
Welcome and reception at the airport or bus terminal. Depending on when you arrive, you may first be transferred to the local tour operator's office to rest, have a snack or coffee, and use their wifi.
Around noon, once the whole group has arrived, you'll transfer to the boat wharf, Port Captain. Begin the 1-hour boat ride to your eco-lodge while enjoying the wonders of the rainforest. Set off down the Madre de Dios River through the heart of the jungle surrounded by plants, animals, and breathtaking scenery. Arrive at your eco-lodge and settle into your private bungalow. Take a short rest before a guided walk around the lodge and its trails. Before dinner, you may take a walk with your guide and experience the jungle as it transforms from day into night making way for nocturnal animals. Then, go to the dinning hall for your first dinner in the rain-forest and enjoy a typical meal from this region.
Duration: 10 hours
Accommodation included: Eco-Lodge Accommodation in the Amazon JungleDay 2: Jungle Walk – Taricaya ReserveStop At:
Reserva Ecologica Taricaya, 17000, Peru
Have breakfast between 7am and 8am, and then begin your adventure walking on the trails surrounded by huge trees. You will arrive at the first platforms located 50 and 80 feet (15 and 25 meters) high, accessed by a suspension bridge, and explore the amazing structure of the trees and the wildlife that live in and around them.
Continue your walk into the Taricaya Reserve towards the Canopy platform, the highest tree platform in the Amazon rainforest located about 150 feet (45 m) high. Catch a glimpse of flying macaws, parrots, toucans, or the infamous harpy eagle; the views from this platform are truly unforgettable. Continue into the reserve to reach the animal rescue center, where you will encounter many different wild animals including jaguars, pumas, toucans, macaws, monkeys, jaguarondi, bush dog, tapirs, and more. Visit the butterfly house before returning to the lodge for lunch. Take a walk to the agro-forestry farm and visit the taricaya turtle project and its artificial beaches. Return to the lodge in your own inflatable boat with a beautiful backdrop of the sunset over the river. Rest before finishing the day with a caiman search along the river's edge in a motorboat by moonlight. End with dinner.
Duration: 10 hours
Accommodation included: Eco-Lodge Accommodation in the Amazon JungleDay 3: Puerto Maldonado DepartureStop At:
Amazon Eco Lodge Yakari, Km. 10 Río Madre de Dios, Puerto Maldonado 17000, Peru
Enjoy an early breakfast at your lodge before your 8am departure and scenic return boat trip on the Madre de Dios River, bringing you back to Puerto Maldonado around 9:30am. Depending on your return flight/bus, you can be taken directly to the airport/bus station, or dropped off at the office where you can rest, refresh yourself, and use the Wi-Fi. If time permits, you have the option of visiting the Puerto Maldonado city center on your own. In time for your flight or bus departure, return to the office to catch your transfer to the airport or bus terminal.
Duration: 5 hours
No accommodation included on this day.
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
"Suggested packing list: insect repellent, binoculars, camera with extra batteries, flashlight with extra batteries, Suntan lotion, backpack, water bottle, sun hat, sandals, swimsuit, towel, toilet paper, dark clothes"
"Please note: This itinerary may change without prior notice according to the weather and river conditions"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers"
Duration: 3 Days
Traveler pickup is offered
Puerto Maldonado Airport or Bus StationAirports
Cancellations and refunds:
- Puerto Maldonado Airport, Puerto Maldonado Peru
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.