MANU CULTURAL ZONE 4 DAYS
Day 01: CUSCO – CLOUD FOREST – PILCOPATA LODGE.
We Leave from Cusco very early in the morning in our comfortable bus. Ascending to the high mountain area of Paucartambo. On the way we will visit the funeral towers or chullpas of Ninamarca. The bus then descents through the mysterious cloud forest full of beautiful orchids, heliconias and primitive ferns. Also we have opportunity to walk in deferent points to see like quetzals, snakes, monkeys and the witness Cock of the Rocks (Rupicola Peruvian) in meeting ritual. There are also possibilities to observe the Amazonian Umbrella bird (Cephalopteros Ornatus), Trogons (Trogon sp.) and more. And With luck the only South American bear, the Spectacled Bear (Tremarctos ornatus). In the afternoon we arrive to pillcopata village, where we have our typical lodge. Showers and toilets available. OPCIONAL CANOPY WALK WAY.
Day 02: PILLCOPATA- AMAZON LODGE – MACHUHUASI LAKE
After a delicious breakfast We continue by bus for aprox. 1:40 hours on the way we are going to visit animal rescue center and coca plantations. also we have a nice options to see the wild life along the road like great potoos on the trees. Then we arrive to Atalaya Port where we take our motor boat by the river Alto Madre De Dios until our lodge. After half day we will go to explore one of the great oxbow lake of Machuhuasi , where we explore in balsa rafts for 3 hours approximately Where you can see other species of bird like hoatzin, herons, oropendolas, caciques parrots, toucans and mammals like capybaras , monkeys . also we have a night walk. , Night in Lodge Showers and toilets available.
Day 03: AMAZON LODGE- PARROTS CLAY LICK – LOST LAKE.
Very early in the morning We take the boat for proximally 30 minutes until the parrots cly lick , to observe parrots and small macaws also some birds or small animals . after see the activity of parrots we will go to explore the jungle almost 5km hiking into the forest to see different kind of monkeys, turkeys, wood pickers, macaws on the trees, huge tress like (ceiba tree) and many things, also during that time we have chance to go for swim and to go for fishing in the river. In the afternoon we will go the LOST LAKE where we are going to hike around the like to observe an other species of birds like great toucan, vultures, giant toucan, if we have a lack you will see harpy eagle, monkeys and capybaras, Then way back to our lodge ( optional night activity).
OPCIONAL CANOPY ZIPLINE / FLYING FOX , Night in Lodge Showers and toilets available.
Day 04: AMAZON LODGE -ATALAYA-CUSCO.- After a delicious breakfast unfortunately we will come back by boat to the port Atalaya after that we will take the bus to return until Cusco . we arrive Aprox. 6 :00 pm
WHAT IS INCLUDED?
- All terrestrial, fluvial transport.
- Team of security.
- Professional guides and specialized.
- Efficient team of motorists.
- 03 meals per day and snacks, 03 nights in Lodge
- Excellent cook service.
- Radio communication service during the whole trip.
- Comforts: seats, tables, etc.
- First-aid kit.
- Mineral Water during the trip
- Rubber boots
- Entrance fee to manu.
- First day Breakfast
- First Day Mineral Water
- Beberages ( cola, beer, soda )
- CANOPY ZIPLINE ( $18)
- CAÑOPY WALKWAY ($18)
WE RECOMMEND YOU TO BRING
- Shirt long sleeve and long pants.
- warm cloths (for misty mornings on the river)
- Water bottle or Canteen.
- Sandals, bath suit clothes, towel daypack.
- Rain gear.
- Enough mosquito repellent (30 or 50% DEET C.).
- Sun block.
- After bite.
- Flash light or torch with extra batteries.
- Hat or cap
- Extra money to buy beverage.
- At least one pair of trekking boots
- Camera and extra films, extra batteries
Terms and conditions
All passengers must travel read their conditions before hiring the service:
The warranty is 100 USD for the reservation of the service has no refund, because it will be used for the purchase of the entrance to Machupicchu and other expenses.
If the passenger cancels missing 12 hours or same day of the trip the passenger will lose 100% of the ticket without any claim but may postpone until 24 hours in advance.
The company is not responsible for the cancellation of the trip by external climatic reasons such as strikes, landslides caused by the nature and cause delay or stop trip there isn’t refund.
If once made the bus trip and any blockage or hindrance in the normal development of the trip occurs, the agency is not responsible for the extra expenses: meals or nights of accommodation services have to use.
Passengers who are not at the time of departure or return time will be your responsibility, losing the service without a complaint.
Passengers who decide separated from the group or change your itinerary without informing 12 hours before is all the responsability of them, and can’t use the service again.
All claims must be made before or during the trip to see a solution but will not accept the end of the trip
The transport company has Mandatory Insurance SOAT traffic accidents, this will be used while passengers remain inside the vehicle.
LUGGAGE & BELONGINGS :
Your luggage travels inerior, responsible passenger belongings.
The company is not responsible for lost objects, after having completed the shuttle to your destination.
EXCLUSION OF TRANSPORTATION: (UNDER PERUVIAN LAW TRANSPORT)
People who are under the influence of alcohol, drugging of other narcotics.
People who carry firearms, flammable substances or any other element that represents a danger to the safety and security of passengers.
In case of natural phenomena, rain, earthquakes, preventing the free transit of vehicles.
Roadblock by civil commotion, (wars, riots, social mobilization).
The carrier EXCLUDES compensations for delay and / or loss of flights, trains, buses, hotels or any non-transport events.
Travel in Peru: Sakura Expeditions operates in regions where standards of accommodation, transport and services may not be those who would normally be expected. However, we strive, with due care and skill, to offer the best services for our tourists. Travelling in Peru requires flexibility, patience, breadth of observation, good humor and understanding, since they can make changes without notice due to circumstances beyond our control (Force Majeure – see below). When booking any of our tours you agree to the necessary changes without liability Sakura Expeditions.
Force majeure: In any case Sakura Expeditions Could not, even with due care, foresee or avoid. This covers events: like, riot, civil strife, terrorist activity, industrial dispute, disease, disaster conditions or adverse weather, fire or all similar events outside our control. In this case, Sakura Expeditions will not accept that responsibility; and reserves the right to modify, postpone or even cancel the trip (this is the last option, of course!).
Increases in case of protest, strikes (force majeure): In the case of a protest / strike, which is not uncommon in Cusco, you may need to go a day or even two days earlier than planned to meet with other services . In this case, to increase will be charged to cover the costs incurred.
Risks: By booking any of our adventure trips (Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, Salkantay, Ausangate, Choquequirao, Lares, etc.) passengers assume the risks associated with them. Sakura Expeditions is not responsible with this.
Travel insurance: We recommend taking out travel insurance that covers accidents, medical and emergency repatriation expenses, including rescue and air ambulance. So we recommend covers cancellations and lost luggage. Please send a copy / company name and policy number by email or carry information when it comes to our office.
Holiday or Election Increments: There will be a slight increase in prices, because in Peru we have some holidays, such as the anniversary of the country, Christmas, New Year’s Eve. Or when we have election days.
Sending your personal data for booking: The number of your passport and other data must be valid. Please advise if you change your passport number after booking the tour
Note: Changing passport numbers required to pass additional payment (passport numbers can change easily in our receipt but fact is extremely important that we make changes to the Authorities)
Make a reservation and deposit payment:
The payment of the deposit can be made through the following option
- a) PayPal. You can pay by this method (PayPal + 6% transaction fee) up to 15 days before the departure of your country (we can not accept PayPal payments once they are in Cusco, PayPal often denied for reasons of security because you are away from home).
About the briefing: The night before your trip will talk walk in our office at 18:30 pm (exact time will be confirmed on arrival or email).
(1) Deposit sent for booking is not refundable or transferable to any other date, person or tour.
(2) Expeditions Sakura must be notified of any change or cancellation of your trip as soon as you are aware of them via e-mail or fax to not incur expenses not covered by deposit.
(3) Once you have paid the final balance, we will not be able to refund your payment of the walk in case of cancellations. There will, however, parts of your trip that you are able to use (Machu Picchu entrance 1 train ticket, bus ticket.