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Introduction:
The Manu National Park is one of the most pristine areas of the wildlife of the Peruvian Amazon, which in the Manu reserve activities such as hunting and fishing are not performed is one of the largest protected areas on the planet whose mega biological biodiversity doesn’t have an equivalent. Manu National Park covers about 1, 716,295 hectares, It is located among the departments of Cusco and Madre de Dios. During the Manu Park 5 Day Tour, you will become a part of an Amazon native community while you will be discovering the breathtaking nature of the park!

Why this tour is

perfect for you?

top guides

We have the top multiligual dynamic guides with the skill and knowledge to help you get the best experiences and Information in the Jungle Amazon. We  provide you security and confidence we are one of the few operators that really puts you in touch with the Nature.

autenthic

We are 100% locally owned and operated with many years of dedication to providing the adventure of a lifetime. We have the depth of knowledge and extensive logistical capabilities to guarantee successful tours throughout the Amazon Expeditions and the Manu National Park

sustainable

Give Back! Southern Peru Explorers is an eco friendly, green company who sources local food and staff. Give something back with your holiday by investing in a company who invests in the environment.

unique

You will have unique and unforgettable experiences exploring wildlife in the rain forest in a different and real way with us. safely and comfortingly. This Amazon trips peru is perfect for unique adventures in this part of the world. With a mysterious wildlife.

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itinerary

Day 01: Cusco - cloud forest - pilcopata

Most of today will be spent in the car. Departing early from Cusco, we will ascend into the mountainous region of Paucartambo, slowly transitioning from high sierra to lush cloud forest. Along the way, we will visit the Chullpas of Ninamarca, ancient Aymara funeral towers once constructed for noble persons. 

As we descend from the mountains, we will begin to see more flora and fauna. Keep on the look-out for the Amazonian Umbrellabird, Trogons, maybe even a Spectacled Bear if we’re lucky! By afternoon we will arrive at the small town of Pilcopata where we will lodge for the evening. Showers and toilets will be available.

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Day 02: Pilcopata - SALVACION

We will enjoy a delicious breakfast before taking a 30-minute bus ride to the Madre de Dios River where a boat will be waiting to take us deeper into Manu Park. We’ll spend the entire day on the boat, observing diverse wildlife on the banks of the river. Get ready to see herons, egrets, kingfishers, and the notorious king vulture with a wingspan of 1.2- 2m/ 4- 7ft. By mid-afternoon, we will dock at the village of Boca Manu for a snack and refreshing beverage. We will then continue to the Blanquillo Macaw Clay Lick, where macaws flock to eat and socialize. We will stay in a nearby Tambo Blanquillo Lodge for the evening, allowing you to observe the Macaws into the night. Showers and toilets will be available.

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Day 03: BLANQUILLO - OTORONGO

Today will be our most challenging day as we will be climbing two high passes, to begin with, the highest point of the Inca Trail, the Abra de Huarmihuañusca, or “Dead Woman Pass,” at 4200m/ 13,779ft. We will face a steep ascent for two hours until we arrive at the top, above the clouds. We’ll do a mini victory dance before descending to the valley of Pacaymayo. Once on the valley floor, we’ll make a second ascent for a smaller pass, traveling through the Runquraqay archaeological site along the way. After the second pass, we’ll explore another site, Sayaqmarka, before heading down to the magnificent, “Cloud Level Town” of Phuyupatamarca. Here we will make camp on the Inca terraces, eat a warm dinner, and sleep under the bright stars.

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Day 04: OTORONGO - BOCA MANU

Today we will visit three major Inca sites, Phuyupatamarca, Wiñaywayna, and Intipata before arriving at Machu Picchu by late afternoon. We’ll discover the cloud level town of Phuyupatamarca before descending into the cloud forest to see the steep, hillside ruins of Wiñaywayna where we will eat lunch. After lunch, we’ll continue our descent for a short 20 minutes to arrive at the terraces of Intipalta. From there, we’ll be close to the original entry point of Machu Picchu, Inti Punku, or Sun Gate. Instead of entering the ruins, we will take the bus down to Aguas Calientes for a restaurant meal, a warm bed, and a night of full of anticipation for our next big day at Machu Picchu. Dinner is not included this day.  

 

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Day 05: BOCA MANU - ATALAYA

Today we will visit three major Inca sites, Phuyupatamarca, Wiñaywayna, and Intipata before arriving at Machu Picchu by late afternoon. We’ll discover the cloud level town of Phuyupatamarca before descending into the cloud forest to see the steep, hillside ruins of Wiñaywayna where we will eat lunch. After lunch, we’ll continue our descent for a short 20 minutes to arrive at the terraces of Intipalta. From there, we’ll be close to the original entry point of Machu Picchu, Inti Punku, or Sun Gate. Instead of entering the ruins, we will take the bus down to Aguas Calientes for a restaurant meal, a warm bed, and a night of full of anticipation for our next big day at Machu Picchu. Dinner is not included this day.  

 

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Day 05: ATALAYA - PILCOPATA - CUSCO

Day five will be the highlight of our trek. We will board an early bus to Machu Picchu. Upon arrival, you will receive a 2-hour guided tour of all of the most significant sites while learning about Incan history and culture. Afterward, you will have some free time to explore a part of Machu Picchu on your own before returning to Aguas Calientes as a group by bus. In Aguas Calientes, you will have a large selection of restaurants to choose from for lunch. 

We’ll then board an afternoon train to return to Cusco. Our drivers will meet us at the train station with Mercedes Benz Sprinter vans to chauffeur you back to your Cusco accommodation. 

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inclusions

Tour Guides

All of our guides have studied both English and Tourism. They are native to the region and have a true passion for teaching others about their culture and heritage. All our guides are experienced with the Amazon jungle expeditions expert naturalist guide (telescope binoculars and equipment) They will support you and ensure you are safe and happy throughout your trip

TICKETS -PERMITS

Southern Peruvian Explorers is one of the few tour operators authorized to operate and specialized on the and Amazon Expeditions. Upon receiving your information and deposit, we will purchase your permits to operate your Adventure of National Park of Manu. These permits are registered in your name with a specific date and cannot be modified after confirmation.

Meals

Our highly trained chefs cook delectable, nutrient-rich meals that honor your food restrictions while surprising you with International and Peruvian flavors. Prepare for a superb culinary experience to accompany this unforgettable expedition. Food is normally served family-style, three times a day

TRANSPORTATION

In this expedition we will use bus and boat, pick up from your hotel with our private vans and bring you back to your Cusco accommodations. And also we will use motorized boats during the river adeventures with professional drivers with roof and comfortable seats and spare motor. They are permanently under maintenance by their crew we include life jackets and waterproof boots

accommodation lodge

Our Lodges is located in a rainforest paradise bordering by Manu National Park one of the most Bio diverse areas on the planet our beds has full covered with mosquito nets (avoiding the entrance of insects); comfortable room with matrimonial, double or triple beds. We offers a big dining area, great food, hammocks, light walkways, flexible schedule and excellent birding spots.

Wellington Boots

We include a wellies great multi-use footwear for when you know the weather is going to be wet traipsing over muddy terrain like in the Manu National park If you're, a pair of wellies will be ideal to keep your feet dry and protect from Insects or snakes or any animal that they can cross while you exploring the jungle, you will feel protect and safe

WATER

We will always make sure you have clean drinking water enough for you to refill your bottle when needed and at all mealtimes and night. We use fresh spring water running down from the mountains. We require that you bring a water bottle/s or Camelbak. To care for our environment, we humbly request that you use a reusable non-single-use plastic bottle.

fisrt aid

Your safety is first, all our tour guides are outdoor first aid trained and carries a first-aid kit and oxygen for basic medical problems (traveler’s diarrhea, cuts, scrapes, insect bites, etc.). In case of emergencies, every guide is fully equipped with which will allow for a quick exit off the trail to get you directly to the local clinic for treatment.

binoculars

Binoculars and long-range telescopes is an indispensable in the rainforests are awash with a wide range of fantastic bird specifies that require extra magnification to appreciate fully all the animals, flora, birds, and wild life whilst you exploring, every guide is equippedeq with binoculars and long-distance objectives, they will share and help you to get best view and experience.

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Find here all the full information and preparations you need about your Amazon Rainforest National Manu Park: FAQ, Map, Distance, Temperature, Altitude, Packing List, etc.

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For the National Park of Manu you must book in advance. Find here the full information for permissions and group departures availability for your desired start date

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