Peru Bird Trip – Sandoval Lake 5 days


This is a wonderful visit to the spectacular natural show given by nature, a place where you can see a big variety of Parrots, Macaws, Parakeets, Toucans and some others colorful birds that tend to move with this group of colorful birds sandoval lake.  To see this natural show we have to get up early in the morning and go for 01 and a half hour boat trip to get to our target place. On the way, we also have the big chance for the largest rodent on earth known as Capibaras and the majestic Jaguar. Some Caiman lying down along the riverbank and many birds like Herons and Egreats. Breakfast will be taken while we enjoy the bird show and after this, we come back for lunch at the lodge. Right after lunch, we can move around the property and take some trail for more birds sandoval lake.




Peru Bird Trip Day 1: Puerto Maldonado to Lake Sandoval.

Our staff will welcome you at the airport in Puerto Maldonado and drive you through the city to the boat dock on the Tambopata River. Here we board a motorized canoe and head towards, the nearby confluence of the mighty Madre de Dios River, the source of the Amazon River Just 50 minutes down river is landing port that will lead to Sandoval Lake. We walk a trail of 2 Km on we will find Monkeys, birds, and butterfly’s, at the end of the hike we take a paddle canoe on a narrow canal to flooded forest of palm trees that leads to the open waters of this peaceful lake. (Motors are prohibited on the lake).we paddle through the lake to our lodge which has a nice and great surrounding (hot shower is available) we included (L / D)

Peru Bird Trip Day 2 – 3:  Exploring Sandoval Lake  Reserve Center :

We will spend our days exploring in the forest to see it great flora, trees such as Brazilian Nutand Kapok the two largest trees in the area, we will visit both forest terrain flood plain and terra firme this habitat combination makes wildlife very good too for us and we are not going to forget our lake search to maximize our encounter with the endangered Giant River Otter, every evening we will do it outing to, to paddle around the lake to look for another endangered species , the Black Caiman which is a reptile as big them the North American Alligator, here we have great opportunity to see those magnificent animals including monkeys, are everywhere Included (B / L / D)

Peru Bird Trip Day 4 / 5:  Macaw palm Tree – Giant River Otters :

This day we started very early to visit the largest Macaw Palm Lick in the area which can be one of the trip highlight for some people, we will see about 100 parrots in that place and we complement the day with jungle walks on the best places we know to find the animals.        Included (B / L / D)

On the fifth day we back to Puerto Maldonado, for the airport on the way out we will enjoy the last nature sight, sounds and humid aroma !!!! Included only (B /)

What to see, Red Howler Monkey, Large-Headed Capuchin, Black-Headed Night Monkey, Weddell’s Saddle-Back Tamarin, Bolivian Black-Capped Squirrel Monkey, Toppin’s Titi Monkey, Shock-Headed Capuchin Other Mammals Capybara, Giant River Otter, Tyra, Brow Agouti, Red Brocket Deer, Bicolored – Spined Porcupine, Sloth, Southern Tamandua, Armadillo, and maybe some Cats.

Some Birds White Throated Toucan, Emerald Toucanet, Amazon Kingfisher, Red-Necked Woodpecker, Blue-Crown Trogon, Paradise Tanager, Blue-Crowned Motmot, Yellow-Tufted Woodpecker, Red-Capped Cardinal, Horned Screamer, Hoatzin, Capped Heron, Wattled Jacana, King Vulture,





Includes in Sandoval Lake Birding 5 days:

  • Bilingual local tour guide.
  • Meals according to requirement (vegetarian).
  • Purified water.
  • Transfer transportation to the airport.
  • Rooms with private bathroom.
  • First-aid kit.
  • Rubber boots for the rainy season.
  • Entrance tickets to the Reservation Tambopata.

Not include in Sandoval Lake Birding 5 days:

  • Alcoholic drinks.
  • Airplane or bus tickets.
  • Taxes of the airport.
  • Tips.

What we recommend to take – Sandoval Lake Birding:

  • Sun block.
  • Mosquitos repellent.
  • Cap or hat.
  • Rain poncho.
  • Long pants and long sleeve Shirts.
  • Flash light or head light.
  • Hiking shoes.
  • Binocular.
  • Plastic bags to protect the cameras etc.









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