Day 1: Puerto Maldonado – EcoAmazonia Lodge: Lunch/ Dinner
Upon arrival at Puerto Maldonado airport, we take you on a brief city tour in an ecological bus, transfer to river port on the Madre de Dios River. Boat journey down river to Ecoamazonia Lodge. Brief orientation and lunch.
In the afternoon, we take a guided visit to Monkey Island to observe several kinds of monkeys including the black spider monkey, capuchin monkey, tamarind and squirrel monkey.
We then return to the lodge and enjoy the sunset and dinner.
Day 2: EcoAmazonia Lodge: Cocha Perdida Breakfast/Lunch/ Dinner
After breakfast, we take a guided walk along the trails until we reach Cocha Perdida (Lost Lake), a virgin rainforest with swamps and marshes, which protects a great diversity of animals such as giant otters, caimans, turtles, Brazilian tapirs, birds and jaguars.
Afterwards we visit the Amazon Watch Tower for a panoramic view of the rainforest, from the top of an immense tree (the Shihuahuaco). We take a canoe ride around the lake and return to the lodge for lunch.
In the afternoon, we take another canoe trip down the river to visit a local family.
We return to lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: EcoAmazonia Lodge: Gamitana River: Breakfast/Lunch/ Dinner
After breakfast, we’ll start another excursion through the magical jungle, navigating along the Madre de Dios River, then begin our walk towards the Gamitana River (also known as the Briolo River), which springs from the heart of the virgin jungle. Its impressive curves form long channels that we’ll navigate by canoe while observing turtles, caimans, birds and a wide variety of insects. We’ll also be able to fish and take a quick dip in the river.
We’ll return to the lodge and end the day with a pleasant dinner.
Day 4: EcoAmazonia Lodge – Puerto Maldonado
This morning we transfer you to Puerto Maldonado airport for your flight to Cusco or Lima.
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