5 Days / 4 Nights
Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica is a luxury eco-lodge on the banks of the Madre de Dios River. It’s located right next to the Tambopata National Reserve, one of the most biodiverse regions on the planet. From here, you can explore the jungle by boat or on foot, traversing canopy walkways and venturing deep into the rainforest.
The lodge itself is situated in its own 17,000 hectare private ecological reserve, where 540 bird species have been inventoried on the grounds. Its 35 wooden cabañas, meanwhile, offer incredible luxury in the heart of the jungle, with a wonderful dining room and bar, a spa and your own private plunge pool. So if you want to explore the rainforest in style, come stay at Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica!
Your Amazon adventure begins when we pick you up from your hotel or the airport in Puerto Maldonado. From here, we take a 45-minute boat ride along the Madre de Dios River to reach the wonderful Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica. After a short briefing, you can settle into your beautiful cabaña and then have lunch in the dining room.
In the afternoon, you can meet your highly experienced jungle guide and choose from the various excursions available at the lodge. Y...
After breakfast, we’ll head out to the famous Lake Sandoval in the Tambopata National Reserve. We can take canoes out onto the beautiful oxbow lake, which is home to endangered giant river otters, red howler monkeys, red-bellied macaws, anacondas, side-neck turtles, black caimans and more.
After exploring the lake, we’ll head back to the lodge for lunch. Then we can go on the amazing Inkaterra Canopy Walkway and the Anaconda Walk. The Canopy Walk takes ...
Today we’ll head out to Gamitana Creek, located about 25 minutes by boat from the lodge. Here we can explore the rainforest for about 1.5 hours, heading along the banks of a winding, dark-water creek. Wildlife is abundant in these waters and along the banks, where piranhas, caiman, turtles and birds all live.
Heading back downstream, we’ll visit the Gamitana Farm for a short guided tour, where you’ll see how the local farmers grow fruits and veget...
Today we’ll explore more of the Hacienda Concepcion, which was built in an old cocoa and rubber plantation on the grounds of a place once known as Fundo Concepción. This was a medical center built by the Catholic mission in the 1950s, and until 1976 also served as a center of ecological research and training for the local community. Hacienda Concepción is an incredibly biodiverse location, with a wealth of tropical plants and wild animals. From here we can also vis...
Sadly, today is the final day of this Amazon adventure. After a breakfast buffet, we’ll take the boat back to Puerto Maldonado. If you have time before your flight, we can visit the butterfly house where you can see a stunning array of colorful butterflies, some small and some as large as your hand. You can learn all about the life stages of these beautiful insects, and walk among them as they flutter around. Then we’ll take you to the airport or to your hotel in Puerto Ma...