Tambopata Expedition


Complete Eco-Esothric Walk - 4 Days


"COMPLETE ECO-ESOTHERIC WALK: Sesion of Ayahuasca, Native Family Gamitana, Project Taricaya and Lake Valencia"

01 DAY:
Saturnino will be waiting our arrival at the international airport of Padre Aldámiz of the city of Puerto Maldonado (stated as the Capital City of the Biodiversity of Peru). Here he will be with the typical transportation.

Transfer to the airport of Puerto Maldonado towards the city of Puerto Maldonado.
Light lunch under the coordination of Saturnino.

Transfer in a prívate land transportation towards the (Community Hell) Comunidad Infierno, where we will have the experience of the plant of Ayahuasca.

We will visit trhough a trekking where we will discover a great variety of medicinal plants, tropical trees insects, butterflies and other animals.

Ready and relaxed, we will direct towards the house of the Shaman where we will have the opportunity to go inside the mystic world of Ayahuasca.

2 DAY:
We will sail by the river Tambopata until arriving to the joining of river Madre de Dios, directing us, through the navigation by the river Madre de Dios, to then go into a crack that is a very narrow river, during 70 minutes of navigation, up tothe overflowing Lake Valencia.:

LAKE VALENCIA; It is located 60 Km. (37 miles.) It is near the boarder of Bolivia, waters down from river Madre de Dios. This is the lake of the most size of the whole region, it is rich in fauna, alligators, turtles and other mammals can be seen, it presents a family of gigantic nutrias, but due to the great extensión of the lake it is not always possible to see them. Also settle there single species Paiche the greatest specie of fishes of the Amazony that reaches to measure up to three meters.
We will make a waterwalking by all the extension of the lake to then locate in an adecuate place for the fishing.

We will become craftfishers, with our tackles of craft fishing (hooks, a small net (optional) we will throw our hooks with good balt, thus we will wait to fish something with which we will have our lunch.. . jjjjjjjj

Some of the most common species
" Piranha, Serrasalmus natteri
" Zungaro, Psedoplatistoma tigriium
" Brachiplatystoma filamentosum
" Chambira, payara Rhapiodon vulpinus
" Doncella, Pseudoplatystoma fasciatum
" Raya, Potamotrygon hitrix
" Corvina,Plagioscion squamosissimus
" Paiche, Arapaima gigas
" Paco, sabalo,dorado etc

You are invited to take a splash or have a refreshing bath in the river for the hot temperature that surrounds the jungle.

At every moment you will be full of information, advices, anecdotes, curiosities from the jungle, other topics with the expert guide of the Peruvian jungle of Madre de Dios Saturnino.
Night that we will leave by the night to watch alligators.

We will sleep with our mosquiteras in a typical house.

03 DAY:

Return by the crack of this lake towards the river Bajo Madre de Dios with direction or towards the Biological Center of Rescue of Animals. " TARICAYA".

The name of the center "Taricaya" is ought to the Project of protection for the turtles or river or "taricayas".
Lunch. Here we will be able to watch different species of animals:
jaguar, varieties of monkeys (monos), tapir, pecarí and some exotic birds as the "trompetero." To this place are brought sick or injured animals, that have been rescued from the black market or have been found in the jungle, with the goal of curing them and returning them to their natural environment.

The project counts with a Canopy Walk (a hanging bridge that ascends to 42m height and 90 m of lenghth, for the monitoreo of birds).
Trekking of 30 minutes in the primary forest up to the Canopy-Walk.

After climbing the first tower of 14 m, we walk over the hanging bridge (Canopy Walk), ascending to a platform of 42 m of height from where to enjoy of a panoramic and extraordinary sight over the jungle. The trees seen from above, the wrapping sound of the jungle beneath our feet, the green that extends up to where the sight reaches; few times we will have the opportunity to enjoy a contact with the forest so extraordinary.

Trip of return towards the city of Puerto Maldonado, camped at an ahour of distance in an island.

Sailing in the canow and trip to the island of Gamitana where a direct family of the native etnia of esse eja lives, that still holds in good part its costumes, myth and ritual behaviours we will make a small living together with them, where we will learn much of what they teach us.
These native families -communities are a plenty space of secrets, knowledge and of an harmonious interaction between man and the jungle. As an integrating part of a whole called world.

We will accomodate with our equipment to overnight with our mosquiteras matress in a typical house of this family.

04 DAY:
Sailing on the boat and a trip for return to Puerto Maldonado.

" Sesion of Ayahuasca.
" Botanic Garden.
" Native family of the Island Gamitana.
" Island of the monkeys.
" Biological Center of Rescue of Animals "TARICAYA".
" Walkings by its primary forest and here you will be able to watch different species of animals.
" Canopy Walk (a hanging bridge that ascends to 42 m of height and 90 m of length for the monitoreo of birds.)

" Transfers.
" Lancha.Lancher.
" Practical local guide (Saturnino)
" Sesion of Ayahuasca. (beverage, shamán.)
" Meals - (during the whole tour of entering.)
" Drinkable water for human consumption - during the tour
" 3 nights in the typical house of the settlers.
" TouristicTicket (entrance to Taricaya)
" Tent for camping (matress, mosquitera, etc.)
" Intrument for fishing in a craft manner

What is needed for the trip:
We recommend you to take:
-Repelent for mosquitoes. (Indispensable)
-sun cream. (Indispensable)
- Lanterns with bateries. (Indispensable)
- Sun glasses. (optional)
--Binoculars (prismáticos) (optional).
- Digital photographic camera (optional)
- long ad short sleeves t-shirts. (Necessary)
- Pants.
- Sandals
- Cap for sun. (Necessary)
- filming camera (optional)

"Saturnino Jungle Expedition" is not responsible for the cancellation of air flight for mechanical reasons, weather, itinerary changes. Our services begin upon arrival at the airport in the city of Puerto Maldonado.

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