The program can change according to the weather, river conditions and wishes of the group
DAY 1 CUSCO – RAINFOREST LODGE.
We leave from Cusco by private bus, first stopping to visit the pre Inca burial towers of Ninamarca. We then drive through the mountains, to get to the typical and folkloric town of Paucartambo. Here we will take a short walk around the town before carrying On to Tres Cruces, the highest point and entrance to Manu National Park. From here we will continue into the Cloud Forest and at San Pedro we will walk for around 1 hour to observe the National bird of Peru, the cock of the rock, and different kinds of monkeys, plants and flowers. We arrive to our lodge in the evening where we will sleep.
DAY 2 RAINFOREST LODGE – HARPY EAGLE LODGE.
After breakfast we will continue by private bus to Atalaya. On the way we will stop to observe a coca plantation, we will also stop at a view point where you can get a good overview of the jungle and river. From Atalaya we leave by motorized boat to our lodge. A long the boat trip we will see many different kind of animals, birds, plants and flowers.
In the afternoon we will visit Machuwasi Lake where we will take a balsa raft and see the pre-historic Hoatzin bird, watch the beautiful sunset and after dark we will look for Caimans. We will spend the night in our rustic at Harpy Lodge.
DAY 3 HARPY EAGLE LODGE - CUSCO.
We will leave early to visit the parrot clay lick , after breakfast we will walk in the jungle for several hours and see different animals, birds such as tiger heron, eagle, flycatcher, kingfisher etc. and many different kinds of plants and flowers.
we will return to Atalaya by boat where our private bus will be waiting to take us back to Cusco.
We return to Cusco via the cloud forest and Paucartambo. We will arrive back in Cusco in the late afternoon.
Private transport van and boat
All camping equipment
Qualified bilingual native guide with own equipment
First aid kit
3 meals per day
Entrance to the accommodation
You will need to bring:
Repellent with a minimum of 15 % deet
Camera with extra batteries
Flash Light with extra batteries
Price of the Manu National Park 3D/2N Tour: