TAMBOPATA MACAW CLAY LICK 2 DAYS – 1 NIGTH
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Madre de Dios – Tambopata|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive by 8:15 AM for a prompt departure at 8:30 AM.|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing, boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.|
Tambopata Macaw clay lick 2 days, We will start at 8:00 am from our Hostal in Tambopata or we can pass to pick you up from your hotel, we will have 2 hour by cay in 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 “Collpas Tambopata Inn“, 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 most 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.
To go to the Tambopata Macaw Clay lick 2 days 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 Tambopata 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 to 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 more 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. You can also Kayaking in one of the stream for a couple of hours along the Tambopata River, this is one of the highlights of the young travellers. Also in the macaw Clay lick 2 full days after getting our lunch we will take our boat for a few minutes down the river to go for a fishing afternoon at one of the spot by the river or stream there are always hungry piranhas waiting for some meat .
In the afternoon around 4:00pm will start our way back to Puerto Maldonado, First 15 minutes down river by boat and then 2 hours by car.
What is included at Tambopata Macaw clay lick 2 days:
- Transfer by land and by river.
- All the meals and juice
- Activities around the lodge
- Entrance fee to the Tambopata National Reserve.
- Guiding from the beginning to the end.