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from: Cusco


Tourist Package



3 Days

Cloud Forest Tour Program 3D/2N - Manu

Discover adventure and biodiversity with the Cloud Forest program included in the Manu Tours

The Cloud Forest Tour takes you for 3 days to explore the biodiversity of a natural sanctuary in the Peruvian Amazon; starting the walk from the Andes, in the south of Cusco; until arriving at the cloud forest of Manu, beginning of the Amazon of Peru.

You will also have the opportunity to know the world capital of bread, Oropesa, and the metropolis of folklore in Cusco, Paucartambo, whose town will leave you a beautiful memory.

In the Manu wildlife refuge you can see species, some in danger of extinction and impressive landscapes in a great area for bird watching.

Rest is guaranteed in comfortable accommodation with all amenities, without losing contact with the natural environment.



Itinerary of the Manu Cloud Forest Tour:

DAY 1 :

Cusco - Manu Cloud Forest

Very early our guide passes by your accommodation in Cusco, to start the transfer to the Amazon, making a first stop in the World Capital of Bread, Oropesa, known especially for the preparation of delicious Chuta bread; Nearby you know the Huacarpay Lagoon, where you can see aquatic, migratory and endemic birds, among them the White Heron or Wakar in Quechua.

You continue the path surrounded by the unique landscape of the Sacred Valley of the Incas, waterfalls, cliffs, gorges and cobbled places, finally arriving at the town of Paucartambo, center of the ancient Inca routes, where you can admire its cultural fusion, crafts, colorful costumes and celebrations. traditional.

This day you will see the change, from Andean landscaping, to the Amazon forest. Going up to the Cima de Acjanaco and at the entrance of the Manu National Park; you say goodbye to the Peruvian Andes to enter this Natural Heritage of Humanity.

After lunch, you start to admire the Manu Biosphere Reserve, its huge trees, giant ferns and begonias, orchids and a totally different fauna from the Andean one.

You arrive at the lodge in the Cloud Forest to have dinner and spend the night on this first night full of expectations!

DAY 2 :

Manu Cloud Forest

The walk starts very early, through the cloud forest, which provides the opportunity to see a majestic sunrise and then get up close to the Peruvian national bird, the Gallito de la Rocas in the LEK, where they make their courtship with a boisterous song and dance. that exhibits its colorful, attractive plumage and a voluminous plume; This ritual is prior to being chosen by the females of the species for mating.

After breakfast, the excursion continues, spotting a diversity of plants and shrubs; as well as animals, possibly some monkeys and a multitude of birds and butterflies.

You will spend all this day in the jungle, where you also enjoy lunch, to continue exploring trails, waterfalls and remote places with a diversity of bromeliads, orchids, ferns, begonias, lichens and mosses. Hopefully you can spot the brilliant Golden-headed Quetzal, the Mountain Toucan, the Umbrella Bird, among other species.

After contemplating a beautiful sunset in the Amazon, you return to the camp for dinner and a well-deserved rest enjoying the sound, color and smell of nature.

DAY 3 :

Manu Cloud Forest - Cusco

After breakfast and packing your luggage to go out, you will enjoy a new exploration of the mega-diverse reserve of Manu, where some thousand species of birds coexist, 221 of mammals, 68 of reptiles, more than 1,300 species of insects and amphibians, and a large animal and plant diversity that you can see in their natural habitat.

When you return you appreciate a new change of landscape that contrasts the Amazon jungle with the Andean mountains. You make a stop on the route, to have lunch, and arrive in Cusco after 3 days of adventures.

The guarantee of living an experience in the Peruvian Amazon safely and without major incidents, is to choose a tour guide specialized in the destinations. Surely with Guru Explorers you have the most of your adventure.

Additional Information


Price of the Manu Tour includes: 

  • Informative presentation prior to the tour.
  • River and land transfer according to the itinerary.
  • Expert naturalist guide - English and Spanish
  • Meals: 2 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinners.
  • Drinks (tea and coffee)
  • Accommodation: Manu Learning Center and / or Refugio Romero Lodge, depending on the selected program.
  • Tickets to tourist attractions according to the itinerary
  • Satellite internet service - only during established hours (available at Manu Learning Center)
Not include

Price of the Manu Tour excludes:

  • Travel insurance.
  • Plane tickets.
  • Tips for the guide.
  • Tips to porters at the airport and / or staff.
  • Drinks alcoholic beverages) Food not specified in the itinerary.
  • Transfers outside of those established in the tour.
  • Crafts, posters, and postcards.
  • Personal expenses, consumptions in the Manu Learning Center store.
What to Bring

What to bring for the Cloud Forest Program tour in Manu?:

  • It is recommended to bring: comfortable, moisture-resistant shoes, light, quick-drying and breathable clothing (long sleeves and earth-colored pants are recommended), bathing suits, raincoats, sweater, hat, large visor cap, sunglasses, sunscreen , Insect repellent,
  • Personal hygiene: toilet paper, toothbrush, toothpaste, wet towels, water, personal medication.
  • Passport or DNI (Required).
  • Travel insurance.
  • Audiovisual recording camera (and preferably waterproof).
  • Flashlights or small headlights.
  • Binoculars.
  • Personal Medication or First Aid Kit.
  • Cash (local currency).
  • Portable converter, adapter for your charger.

What considerations should you have when doing the Manu Tour?

  • The rooms are double and triple, with a private bathroom and showers with hot water 24 hours a day.
  • The rooms have independent access and a private furnished balcony for your relaxation.
  • Simple rooms with private bathrooms and hot showers are available, but an extra payment per program applies.
  • According to weather conditions or natural phenomena, flight arrival / departure adjustments; there could be changes in the program.
  • Your luggage should not be more than 10Kg (22lbs) per person, according to the regulation of national flights; as well as the transfer in boats; However, you have the possibility of storing part of your luggage at the lodge office, located in the City of Iquitos, choosing the essentials for your stay.

Guru Explorers values ​​your time and strives to respect the tour schedule; however they may vary for reasons beyond our control (weather, natural disasters, field conditions, among other demonstrable reasons). We will do our best to offer efficient options and solutions for your enjoyment.

Terms and Conditions

Cancellation policy:

  • 15 days before the arrival of the passengers: 30% of the cost of the tour per person.
  • Less than 15 days, 100% of the cost of the tour per passenger. No refund

Who voluntarily renounces some of the services included in the programs; They will not receive a refund or readjustment of the total prices of the tour.

Why choose us


The experience that makes you live the beauty of this mountain of colors is inexplicable, it is really a personal encounter between you and nature. We want to be part of that experience that you will live in the Manu Cloud Forest Tour. If you are still wondering why choose us? We would like you to read 7 outstanding characteristics of our service:


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To become “Guru Explorers”, we are still world travelers, but experts in Cusco, Lima, and the most important destinations in Peru. We lived bad and good experiences, valuing that the main difference lies in the details, so we know what elements are essential for your trip. We are travelers and we strive to enhance your experience!


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