Amazon Basin Eco-Escape
5 Days/4 nights - Visit to Puerto Maldonado & Amazon eco-lodge of Peru
Three nights in the Amazon basin at Amazon eco lodge of Peru, One night in Lima (optional added nights)
Transport to and from airport and river transport to lodge
Guided day excursions (other options available)
Buffet breakfast/ a la carte lunch and dinner (after arrival to eco-lodge)
Entrance fees to Lake Sandoval
Starting at $629.00 per person
Day 1 - Lima
International flight arrival to Lima. Private airport transfer to your hotel with hotel lobby welcome greeting, Peru orientation, and welcome gift from Dargui Tours' travel adviser (Welcome may be following morning depending on time of arrival). Overnight stay.
Day 2 - Get to Know Lima (optional day)
After included hotel breakfast, morning or afternoon half-day tour (4 to 5 hours).. Tour is an optional Lima City Tour or Peruvian Cuisine Gastronomic Tour.
Lima City Tour will showcase the mixture of Spanish colonial sites near Downtown Lima along with the modern design of Miraflores and San Isidro. The Gastronomic Tour will introduce you to the staples of Peruvian Cuisine throughout several districts of the city. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 3 - Arrival to Puerto Maldonado/Lodge
Early morning reception and transfer to Airport and transfer in Puerto Maldonado to river. Transfer via boat up Madre de Dios River (45 minutes) to eco-lodge Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica. Welcome briefing and rest in your personal cabana. Afternoon lunch in dining roo.
Afternoon guided walk through the InkaTerra Trail System to get an introduction to the diverse flora and fauna of the Amazon Basin. You'll walk past flora such as the impressive Shihuahuaco trees and the exotic bird and insect life. In the evening, twilight river excursion — a guided afternoon boat ride on the Madre de Dios River to watch the nocturnal transformation. Evening dinner service and overnight stay back at the lodge. :
Day 4 - Visit to Lake Sandoval & Jungle Canopy Walk
After included breakfast at lodge, visit Lake Sandoval in the Tambopata National Reserve. Glide in a wooden canoe, across a mirror-like lake that's home to howler monkeys, red-bellied macaws, anacondas, side-neck turtles and black caimans. Return to the lodge for lunch.
In afternoon, take the Canopy Walkway to encounter the treetop world. For more than a quarter of a mile, you will walk through the rainforest canopy on a suspension bridge network and may encounter colorful toucans, woodpeckers, trogons, monkeys, and sloths. .You may extend your excursion to watch the sunset from the canopy. . Evening dinner service and overnight stay at lodge.
Day 5 - Visit Gamitana Creek & Hacienda Concepcion
Included breakfast at hotel. Guided boat ride to Gamitana Creek, located 25 minutest from the lodge. Explore the rainforest along the banks of a dark-water creek that's home to piranhas, caiman, turtles and birds. Navigate your way back downstream. .During your return, you'll visit Gamitana Farm to do a short guided tour to see how local farmers grow fruits and vegetables. Return to the lodge for lunch.
After lunch, visit to Hacienda Concepcion excursion, a botanical garden with over 200 different plant species, This is followed by a 30-minute canoe trip to look for turtles, sun grebes, and herons.
Return to the lodge then optional Rainforest by Night excursion in Inkaterra's Ecological Reserve at night for 2 hours. Visit the forest and experience the fauna activity that awakens in the rainforest after dark, and identify nocturnal sounds. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.