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Manu Jungle Tour (3 Days)

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US$ 475.00
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The Manu National Park is situated in Southeastern Peru where it covers 1.9 Million hectares. Around 6500 Quechua and 2000 Amazonian peoples are living inside the Reserve. The Manu National Park is concerned by 3 major biogeographically provinces (the Puna, the Yungas and the Amazonian provinces). It ranges from 200 to 4020 m a.s.1. Combined with topographic, soil and climate conditions; The Manu National Park is characterised by a very high level of diversity (Natural World Heritage Site). Some of the wildlife species are endangered.
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Stop At: Pillcopata 08145, Peru

We´ll depart from Cusco in our private expedition van, and drive all day through the Andes. The bus stops frequently during the trip, to permit short visits to small Andean towns the colonial village of Paucartambo, here you will have a short walk around the town and the guide will explain you about the town custom. Then, we will climb up to 3,600 meters, then drive into the Manu Reserve. Here is where the exploration of the incredible range of cloud forest habitats, with different species of plants, animals and birds, starts. We will be able to see orchids, primitive ferns, etc., and wildlife, such as our national bird, the cock of the rock, and hopefully, the wooly monkey. In the evening we will arrive to Pilcopata, where we will stay in a paradise lodge. Showers and toilets available: Lunch and Dinner.

Duration: 8 hours

Stop At: Manu National Park Peru

After a comfortable night sleep in our Lodge,We will continue in our private car until we reach the Atalaya port. There our motorised boat awaits us where it will take us to the next lodge, then, 3-hour walk, to explore the deepest jungle. Here, we will have the opportunity to see many medicinal plants, which are used for all imaginable cures, by the local people. If we are lucky, we will also be able to spot some big animals, as the Ant-eaters, etc. Back in the lodge, after lunch, we will have the opportunity to choose to go for a refreshing swim in the river, or a comfortable bath in the lodge. After some good relaxation, we will go for a trip over the lake, with a big wooden raft. Around us, you will be able to see birds in transit. We will be back at the lodge before dinner. Optional night walk (to see caiman ). Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Duration: 9 hours

Stop At: Manu National Park Peru

Very early in the morning, we will have a boat ride 15 minutes down the river to the parrot clay lick to observe loudly screaming green parrots, where many different species of parrots, parakeets and some macaws give a colourful show. After returning to the parrot clay lick, your guide is available to further explain about the forest. After all this, we will take our motorised boat back to the lodge. After breakfast, we will return to Atalaya by boat where our private bus will be waiting to take us back to Cusco. We will return to Cusco via the cloud forest and Paucartambo. We will arrive back in Cusco in the late afternoon.

Duration: 8 hours
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Important Information
3 days
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Transport
  • Bi-lingual guide
  • Entrance Tickets
  • First Aid Kit
  • Entry/Admission - Pillcopata
  • Entry/Admission - Manu National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Manu National Park
  • Breakfast on the first day
  • Dinner on the last night
  • Accommodation the last night
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
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Rigen P wrote a review Nov 2019
6 contributions
Just book this tour, it was a very awesome exprience. Ricjhard went above and beyond in assiting us. The guide Saul was very humble and well knowledgable too. Just a good three days with everything included in the wild. Will surely reccomend them to my friends and flks back home.
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Date of experience: November 2019
Sangeeta G wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions
We had a great jungle tour with Richard. Richard far exceeded our expectations. He took care of us like his own family. Our driver Coco and guide Cerro were great! They could spot birds and animals from a moving van! We saw toucans, cock of the rock, wooly monkeys, night
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Date of experience: November 2019
MilesAshworth wrote a review Sep 2019
2 contributions
By far this was an adventureous and the most memorable trip we did in Peru. All thanks to Richard and his team from Machu Picchu Amazon Peru. They are very quick, knows where to spot animals and extremely fun to be with. The trip could not have been any better we felt very safe
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Date of experience: September 2019
elontusker wrote a review Aug 2019
2 contributions
A very kind and pleasant trip. Thanks to Richard, he was very helpful in planning this trip. He even visited the hotel we were staying at, the night before the tour. Our guide, Manuel was simply helpful. The food they served us during the tour was delicious and was always
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Date of experience: August 2019
Key Details
  • Manu National Park, Manu National Park
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Hotel Pickup
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