Dare to take this adventure with us! Come and get to know more closely the wonders that only the Manu National Park can offer to us. This National Park is one of the most important habitats in the world.
Travel with us along the Peruvian jungle, starting the tour in the navel of the world, crossing beautiful valleys and finally entering the Peruvian Amazon; The whole journey accompanied by the most incredible landscapes and a wonderful flora and fauna.
Summary travel plan
- Day 1: Cusco - Ninamarca - Orchid Hostel of San Pedro
- Day 2: Hostel - Pilcopata- Pto. Atalaya - Erika lodge
- Day 3: Erika Lodge - Laguna Machuwasi - Erika lodge
- Day 4: Erika Logde - Collpa of parrots - Cusco
Itinerary Manu 4 days / 3 nights
Day 1: Cusco - Ninamarca - Orchid Hostel of San Pedro
Our tour begins in the city of Cusco from where we depart on our way to Paucartambo beautiful settlement dating from colonial times. This place welcomes us with its beautiful landscape and its interesting museum where we can see some vestiges of the cultures that lived in this place before of the arrival of the Spanish; we’ll also have the opportunity to see the different costumes and masks of the typical dances that are used in various festivals in the city of Cusco.
We will have lunch on the route that takes us to the "forest of clouds", is in this place that we will have the first contact with the fauna and wild flora that will accompany us during the rest of our excursion. This day we spend the night at the San Pedro Orchids Hostel.
Day 2: Hostel - Pilcopata- Pto. Atalaya - Erika lodge
This second day of excursion we will start very early to see the “Gallito de las rocas”, bird that has a singular and striking plumage where the red and orange colors stand out. This day we will head to the town of Pilcopata and then head for the port of Atalaya (in the village of Pilcopata we will have the option of practicing canoeing for approximately an hour and a half on the Koñeq River and Madre de Dios). From the port of Atalaya we will begin our walk until Erika Reserve and Lodge, is in this place where we will spend the night.
In addition we will be able to observe insects and amphibians in a nocturnal route organized with the group.
Day 3: Erika Lodge - Laguna Machuwasi - Erika lodge
We will start this day with a delicious breakfast, then start with our route for which we will cross the other side of the river in our boats. Our guide will show you and explain the great variety of flora (aromatic, medicinal and fruit plants) and wildlife where the “oso de anteojos” and the “gallito de las rocas” stand out. Our tour will take us to the lagoon of Machuwasi where we will have the opportunity to paddle in our canoes to enjoy the beauty that the Peruvian jungle offers us.
In the reserve of Erika, we will have as an optional activity to enjoy and participate in the canopy circuit adapted in this hostel.
Day 4: Erika Logde - Collpa of parrots - Cusco
We will start this day with a visit to a "clay wall" (clay wall located on the banks of the rivers), in this place we will be able to see hundreds of parrots and macaws that come to lick and devour the clay that contains the minerals necessary for their diet . Without a doubt this would be a show of color and sound that we can not miss.
After our visit, it will be time to leave the Peruvian jungle and board our boat back to the port of Atalaya and finally take the return bus to the city of Cusco.
This tour includes
- Specialized Professional Guide
- 03 Nights’ Inn Lodging
- Camping & Cooking Equipment (tents with mosquito nets, camping mattress, etc.)
- Transport by Private Bus & Roofed Motorboat (life vest provided)
- Tickets to Manu National Park
- All meals indicated in the itinerary
- Mineral water from Cusco
- First-Aid Kit
*Vegetarian option available upon prior request
This tour does NOT include
- Breakfast on Day 01
- Dinner on Day 04
- Mineral water for the first day
- Money for soft drinks, alcohol, handicraft souvenirs, tips
Important tour information "Manu 4 days / 3 nights"
What to bring for this tour?
- Personal medications, equipment.
- Sleeping bag