This program is designed for everyone who wants to enjoy the Amazonian culture as well as feel the adrenaline of an adventure in the Amazon.
DAY 01: RECEPTION / WALK IN THE FOREST / NIGHT SAFARI
The journey begins when you arrive at Puerto Maldonado to embark on an outboard boat along the Madre de Dios River to Ecolucerna Lodge (approximately 1 1⁄2 hours downstream). Upon arrival you will enjoy a tasty lunch made from organic ingredients and native flavors. After lunch you will take a walk through the natural trails, where you will discover and learn about the primary and secondary forest, its components, uses, man-made transformations, and its relevance to the world. This walk will end at night where you will have the opportunity to observe the behavior of the nocturnal flora and fauna of the Amazon.
Returning to the Lodge you will enjoy a traditional restorative dinner.
Food: Lunch and dinner
DAY 02: EXPEDITION TO LAKE SANDOVAL AND NIGHT CAIMAN SAFARI
Today you will live a day of many emotions, after having a nutritious breakfast, you will get ready for a walk along the Tambopata National Reserve, which will lead you to Lake Sandoval. Here you will understand why Madre de Dios is known as the biodiversity capital of Peru.
You will learn about the conservation work of the Reserve and about the formation of the lake, sailing in a canoe through this mirror of water, home of the endangered giant otter, the blue and yellow macaw, and one of the freshwater fish . largest in the world “el Paiche”. After this adventure deep into the heart of the reserve,we return and enjoy a restorative drink, before taking a nap.
At night you will have an interesting night excursion, you will navigate the Madre de Dios River, to get to know its ecosystem, Amazonian streams, the behavior of nocturnal fauna on the banks of the river. Our day ends with a traditional dinner in the dining room.
Food: breakfast, lunch, dinner.
DAY 03: EXPERIENCE WITH NATIVE FAMILY & ARTISAN FISHING
Today will be a quiet day to relax and distribute our leisure time in walks and peculiar visits to a family that subsists near Ecolucerna. With prior authorization, we headed to the private island of Bococo, a S’EJA family that has migrated to an island near our lodge, who have adapted to survive and today actively collaborate in our programs in exchange for a donation and the sale of their handicrafts.
Let’s dance with Bococo!
In the afternoon, we will try our luck in the water pipes and surrounding rivers with a fishing activity in its artisanal form and Amazonian style.
Food: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.
DAY 04: BIRDWATCHING / BREAKFAST / TRANSFER TO PUERTO MALDONADO
This morning you will be free to enjoy the sunrise and capture the impressive views of the Madre de Dios River. You will enjoy one last nutritious breakfast with organic ingredients from our pantry before leaving.
Your guide and the staff in charge will bid you farewell and thank you for your visit to this part of the Amazon.
You will travel by canoe with an outboard motor back to Puerto Maldonado. According to your flight departure time,
You can relax and calmly wait for your flight home or to your next destination.
***Optional, go bird watching at 5am with your leader guide.
The program includes
- Airport Transportation – Lodge – airport
- 03 nights accommodation in a private bungalow
- Appliances and towels in the cabin.
- Excursions described according to the program
- 03 breakfasts, 03 lunches, 03 dinners.
- Boat transportation on all excursions.
- Official guide in Spanish/English throughout your stay
- Rubber boots in case of rain
- Safety life jacket for everyone on the boat.
- Welcome drink and refreshment of the day available in
- Great Caiman Room
- Total transfer transportation to Guacamayo clay lick
- Entrance ticket to the Tambopata national reserve
- Comprehensive travel assistance
The program does NOT include
- Alcoholic beverages and bar consumption
- Entrance ticket to the Tambopata national reserve ($20)
- Extra passenger expenses
- Travel and/or medical insurance
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