Sandoval Lake 2 Days
ABOUT TAMBOPATA NATIONAL RESERVE
Tambopata National Reserve is a protected natural area of Peru, located in the department of Madre de Dios, The Tambopata National Reserve was created on 4 September of the 2000, with an area of 274,690 ha, this protected natural area has an altitudinal gradient average of 200 msnm in a range of 300-400 msnm.
The Tambopata National Reserve is one of the main destinations within the National System of Natural Areas Protected by the State (SINANPE). Due to its great biodiversity and protected natural habitats, this reserve is a privileged site for contact with nature in regard to flora, fauna and landscapes.
The most visited tourist destination is Lake Sandoval, which is described as a 127 ha where populations of macaws abound in the vegetation surrounding the lake, as well as allowing the sighting of herons, kingfishers, caimans and otters . This tourist area has accommodation for visitors.
also have the clay licks, these are places where the animals come to ingest clay from the banck of the rivers. Between 5:30 and 9:00 am there is an agglomeration of macaws and parrots that form a spectacle of color and wildlife for tourists. The main collpas are Chuncho and Colorado, both are on the banks of the Tambopata River.
On this trip we will visit the tambopata national reserve, we will take our motorized boat to our lodge Amazon Lodge after installing us, our tour guide will give us an introduction of the tour we will visit the island of monkeys, we will have activities of canpy wallk, zip line, we will also visit the Lake Sandoval which is one of the most beautiful lakes of southern Peru. Lugo to be 2 days in the Amazon we return to the city of Puerto Maldonado
- Package / Tour: Sandobal Lake 2D/1N
- Price 2018: USD$ 200.00
- Locations Visited: Sandobal Lake 2D/1N
- Frequency: 3 Times of week
- Physical Grading: 1-2-3-4-5
- 2 People: 280 USD$ (Per Person)
- 3 People: 250 USD$ (Per Person)
- 4 a + People: 200 USD$ (Per Person )
Day 1: Puerto Maldonado /Monkey Island, Canopy Walk / Spotting Wild Life.
Transfer from Puerto Maldonado airport to the river port on the Madre de Dios River. Next, we will take our motor boat and we are going to go down river Madre de Dios arriving at our lodge our staff will install them in your respective rooms, then we will visit the famous monkey island, there we will be able to retrace their paths to see species of monkeys and animals, amphibious insects, and birds later we will have another act, the canopy walk, It is a very beautiful activity where you can enjoy walking at the top of the trees, in the afternoon we will be back to our hostel to have a delicious dinner, after dinner we will have the last activity that is to watch alligators at night. The guide will carry some very powerful lanterns to watch the alligators, then we will spend the night in a comfortable lodge.
Day 2: National Reserve Tambopata / Lake Sandoval / Puerto Maldonado.
this day we will get up very early to have an activity, the parrots claylick we will take the motorized boat that will take us to the place of the parrot clay lick there the guide will explain why parrots meet in this magical place every day closely view the impressive morning congregations, this place has a very interesting concentration of parrots, parakeets and large and small macaws that can be observed using clay wall, some of them are resident nesters (Yellow headed Parrot, Mealy Parrot, Blue headed Parrot, , Chestnut fronted Macaw, Dusky headed Parakeet, Red bellied Macaw, Cobalt winged Parakeet, Tui Parakeet). After this activity we will go back to the lodge to have a good breakfast.
After breakfast we will have a beautiful activity, we will cross the river MADRE DE DIOS After a 3 kilometer walk, During the tour the guide will explain us about the biodiversity that exists in this beautiful Amazon, you’ll discover the Amazing Sandoval Lake. It’s a real wonder, where you’ll see great variety of animals, such as birds, monkeys, sloths you’ll go for a boat ride on the lake to see the animals from closer. If it’s a lucky day, you might see giant otters (animals in danger of extinction) or very big black caimans (the biggest one registered is five meter long).
After exploring the lake we will have a lunch into the reserve, we recommend you take bathing clothes. Since it is conducive to take a refreshing bath that is very hot, then we will return to the lodge, to take our belongings. As at 4:00 pm our boat will take us back to the city of Puerto Maldonado, where the transfer will take to the bus station or airport.
- Pick up from the airport or bus station,
- Professional tour guide
- Motor boat
- All meals, breakfast, Lunch, dinner
- Mineral water
- 1 night at Lodge
- Rubber boots
- Frist-aid Kit
- Entrance tickets to the Tambopata National Reserve.
- Mosquito repellent,
- Personal items,
- Sunscreen, hiking shoes,
- Long and shirts pants
- Hat, extra socks