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  1. Peru
  2. Madre de Dios Region
  3. Puerto Maldonado

From Puerto Maldonado: Jungle Walk and Canoeing Day Trip

Product ID: 197932
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Enjoy the nature of Tambopata National Reserve as you discover wildlife on a walk through the jungle. Take a canoe trip on the Sandoval Lake to spot some giant river otters before sampling a delicious lunch at a local family home.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup included

Your hotel in Puerto Maldonado. If you are not in the city there may be an extra charge, please let the local operator know in advance.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Discover nature and wildlife on a walk deep into the jungle
  • Enjoy a canoe ride around the Sandoval Lake, keeping an eye out for giant river otters
  • Taste an authentic meal at a local family home
Full description
The adventure starts early with pickup from your hotel in Puerto Maldonado. Take a short drive followed by a boat ride to reach Tambopata National Reserve. Embark on an exciting 1.3 kilometer walk that will take you deep into the jungle. Keep your eyes open to spot the varied wildlife amongst the leaves. Look out for macaws, hawks, monkeys, reptiles and much more. 

After this, enjoy a canoe ride around the Sandoval Lake. The lake is part of the Tambopata National Reserve, one of the most important protected areas in the country. Admire the breathtaking beauty of the area. Many endangered species live there, including the giant river otter and the black caiman.

The tour will finish with a delicious home-cooked meal at a local family house. After the meal, you’ll be driven back to Puerto Maldonado. Your tour ends with drop-off back at your hotel.
  • Jungle walk
  • Canoe trip
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Puerto Maldonado
  • Entrance fee to the Tambopata National Reserve
  • Knowledgeable tour guide
  • Lunch
What’s Not Included
  • River boat transportation fare
  • Additional meals or expenses
  • Water
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear, because this tour involves walking. Please also wear mosquito repellent and bring a rain jacket in case of showers
• There are some small additional fees for the boat ride along the river
• Ensure to wear sunblock and a hat or cap to protect you from the sun
• Bring some local currency in case you want to buy any souvenirs
• Bring a bottle of water with you to keep hydrated
• Take a bathing suit with you if you want to swim
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.3 / 5
based on 4 reviews
Review summary
Value for money

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Travel Buddies Peru

Product ID: 197932