Macaw Clay Lick Chuncho Tours

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MACAW CLAY LICK CHUNCHO – TAMBOPATA NATIONAL RESERVE

MACAW CLAY LICK TOURS . When the morning sun clears the Amazon tree line in southeastern Peru and strikes Macaw clay lick chunchoa gray-pink clay bank on the upper Tambopata … Macaw Clay Lick Chuncho Tours. This is the least populated territory in Peru, with only 600,000 people living in its 80,000 Km2 (30,880 sq miles) of jungle area. Its capital is a riverside city known as Puerto Maldonado  with 25,000 inhabitants. Near Puerto Maldonado  there are several attractions such as the Sandoval and Valencia lakes, next to the Bolivian border (by river, 4 hours from the city). These wonderful places give the tourist the opportunity to fish, be close to nature, and be in contact with native communities.

TOURS / MACAW CLAY LICK CHUNCHO 2 DAYS / 1 NIGTH

TAMBOPATA NATIONAL RESERVE

DIA 1:

We will start at 8:00 am from our Hostel or we can pass to pick you up from your hotel, we will have 2 hour by cay DSCN8954in a 4X4, the first part will be by the high way and the second part will be in a dirt route until we get to the Tambopata River near the limit to the reserve. Our boat will be waiting for us to take us 25 minutes up the Tambopata river to get to our Lodge, we will have good chances to spot capybaras and many shore birds along the river bank, getting to the lodge we will get a welcome drink and the manager will explain us all we need to know about our lodge and its around.

After lunch we will go for an introductory walk in first in a secondary grow forest and then in a primary forest full of huge trees and lianas and vines, at the same time we will talk about the mostcaimancito important economic activities in this region. Chances to spot some Brown capuchin monkeys and squirrel monkeys will be always possible.When is getting dark we will come back to our lodge to get our torch and go to our boat and we will do one of the most exiting activities… it will be the Cayman spotting, we will go to look for White and black Caymans along the river bank with a big spot light, we might see more capybaras and we always have good chances to spot and ocelot or a jaguar by the river too.

DAY 2:

We will wake up around 5:00am, we will get a hot drinks to get some energy and we will take our boat up the DSCN1798Tambopata for 1 hour and 30 minutes. Crossing the check point. We will have all the sunrise just for us in the boat, and we will have really good chances to spot  shore birds, capybaras, White caimans, and why not to mention … A jaguar or an anaconda, I like toIMG_0883 say it, we have a 20 %of probabilities to see one of these guys by the river bank. Getting to our destination, we will get a show at the clay lick, parrots and macaws Green, red, blue  and yellow birds all around us, flying and making loud noises, it will be spectacular this behavior of this birds. We will explain you the reason why every day the whole year around this birds go to the Cliff to eat clay. We will spend from 6:30 am to 11:00 am approx. Our breakfast will be in front of the clay lick activity.

At the end of this activity, in our way down river to the lodge we will make a short stop in the check point to learn DSCN1163more about the small museum that there is here, after this we will continue toward our lodge to get an unforgettable swimming in the stream or may be in the Tambopata River. We will get our lunch and then we can take our boat for 30 minutes down the river to go for a fishing afternoon at the Gato stream, there are always hungry piranhas waiting for some meat that would be our bate, the stream is a really good place to swim too after we catch some piranhas, it is an unforgettable experience. We will short walk to explain you a Little bit about the local farm.

In the afternoon around 4:00pm will start our way back to Puerto Maldonado, First 15 minutes up river by boat and then 2 hours by car.

Macaw Clay Lick Chuncho:

Includes:

  • Transfer by land and by river.
  • All the meals and juice
  • Activities around the lodge
  • -Entrance fee to the Tambopata National Reserve.(Macaw Clay Lick Chuncho)
  • Guiding from the beginning to the end.
  • kayak

PRICE : $195.00 DOLLAR PER PERSON!!!!

 

 

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