Come and enjoy in a broader way everything that Sandoval Lake offers on our 2-day tour surrounded by the Amazonian nature of the country in the Tambopata National Reserve and learn more about the flora and fauna of this place considered the most beautiful of the entire Peruvian Amazon.
This large lake is the habitat of many species such as monkeys, alligators, parrots, otters among many others, it will be very easy to appreciate each of these animals crossing the lake from end to end.
Our tour is highly recommended for all people who are nature lovers and want to feel part of the excitement of getting to know the Peruvian Amazon.
By booking this trip, you will be helping provide a special Christmas breakfast for low income children in Cusco.
Our 2-day visit to Lake Sandoval gives us the option of appreciating a greater variety of wildlife in the place and also spending a night disconnected from the traditional bustle of cities like Puerto Maldonado, on this tour we will be able to learn more about the habitat of many species such as alligators, otters, parrots, families of monkeys, etc.
We will taste part of the local cuisine and interact with the people who live in the vicinity of this magical place.
Day 1: PUERTO MALDONADO – SANDOVAL AMAZON MOUNT – MONKEY ISLAND
At approximately 8:30 in the morning our guide will go through your hotel to pick you up and transfer us to the Captaincy port where together with the group we will embark our boat to start the trip with a navigation of approximately 1 hour to our Sandoval Amazon Lodge, which will be the place where we will spend the night, in this place we can take advantage of leaving the things that will not be useful to us to carry out the first scheduled excursions.
We will have a welcome in the place and we will be able to settle in our rooms to take a short rest, later we will leave the Lodge to make a 2-hour walk through the tropical forest of the area where our guide in charge of the expedition will give us all the information About the Peruvian Amazon, we will go through trails where we can appreciate huge trees that in many cases reach 500 meters in height as well as many insects and animals in the area, and then return to the Lodge to have lunch and be able to rest again to replenish energy.
In the afternoon we will visit the Isla de los Monos that is located near our Lodge, as its name indicates, on this island there are different species of monkeys that inhabit the area in large families such as capuchins, already back to the lodge at nightfall we will do a night excursion in search of white alligators that are usually found resting on the sand of the river bank, it will also be possible to see some capybaras that are considered a species of large rodents in the world.
Finally we will return to the lodge for dinner and spend the night in the rooms.
Day 2: SANDOVAL LAKE – RETURN TO PUERTO MALDONADO
Early in the morning we will have breakfast organized and we will get ready for a 3 kilometer walk to the Sandoval lake itself, this lake is considered one of the largest in the entire Tambopata reserve and is the habitat of the irañas, here we will carry out a rowing boat ride to be able to appreciate in greater detail species such as the giant otter that unfortunately is in danger of extinction.
Then, we will return to the lodge for our farewell lunch and to organize our things, in order to begin the return trip to Puerto Maldonado, where our tour ends.
WHAT IS INCLUDED?
- Tourists Transportation
- Round trip transportation from hotel, airport or terminal
- Roundtrip navigation to Sandoval lodge
- Lodging at Lodge Sandoval
- Private room with private bathroom
- Breakfast (except the first day)
- Lunch (except the last day)
- Dinner (except the last day)
- Bilingual guide (Spanish and English)
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED?
- Alcoholic beverages
- Tips for your guide
- Entrance to the Tambopata Reserve S/. 30.00
BENEFITS OF TRAVELING WITH TERRA PERU AVENTURAS
- Assistance 24/7 a week in English.
- Qualified professionals on all tours
- Professional Guides in English on all tours
- Free transfer from the airport to the hotel
Please read the following information carefully. This will help you resolve your doubts and/or questions about our services
ARRIVAL IN PUERTO MALDONADO
All our services start at the airport of the city of Puerto Maldonado or at its land terminal, as the starting point for our pick up to be transferred to your hotel or at the beginning of your tour, our team will be ready to provide you with all the necessary logistics. at no additional cost.
For which it is necessary that you provide us with the details of your hotel address 2 days before your arrival in the city.
The briefing is the information that is provided to our clients prior to a trip, this will be done one night before the selected activity at the hotel of their stay. In general, the schedule will depend on the other activities that you have planned to carry out, but many times it usually takes place between 6 and 7 at night.
HOW CAN I BOOK THE TOURS IN PUERTO MALDONADO?
To start a reservation, the first thing we request is your personal data along with the details of the date you would like to do the walk or trip , then we will request an advance payment of 40% of the total value of the walk in order to generate the purchase of the necessary tickets for the tour.
After the deposit, our reservation staff will send you the confirmation of the reservation of the Tour which will include the DATE, NAME OF THE TOUR, PERSONAL DATA OF THE CLIENT, AMOUNT DEPOSITED AND AMOUNT PENDING PAYABLE UPON ARRIVAL IN THE CITY.
Terra Peru Aventuras offers you different payment methods depending on your needs, from bank deposits, transfers via Wester Union, as well as PayPal (consider +8% to the deposit to be made for reasons of bank commissions)
WHEN DO I MAKE THE FINAL PAYMENT OF THE TOUR?
In general, the total payment must be made upon arrival, we recommend making the payment in cash, due to commission issues from international banks that may be unfavorable to you in case you want to make a payment with your credit card. Our staff gives you more details about it.
CAN I CHANGE THE DEPARTURE DATE AFTER I HAVE PURCHASED THE TICKETS?
For all our tours with the exception of Machu Picchu, Inca Trail, Salkantay, yes! is possible to modify the date without any cost, this must be communicated to our staff as soon as possible in order to carry out the procedures for the modification with a new date.
WHAT HAPPENS WITH ALTITUDE SICKNESS?
Puerto Maldonado is a city located in the Amazon of Peru, therefore the altitude level of the region is extremely low, the probability of altitude sickness is impossible,, but we recommend that if your trip extends to other regions of the country such as Cusco, Puno,Any good experience will depend on a good physical condition, if you practice any physical activity regularly you should not worry about a possible altitude sickness, however as an additional recommendation we suggest acclimatizing, in this sense you should consider spending at least 3 days to do some walk and 1 day to be able to carry out some activity or cultural tour.
There are medications that could achieve better acclimatization, but since we are not doctors, we suggest you drink plenty of water and coca infusions to achieve better acclimatization.
WHEN THE TOUR ENDS, DO YOU TAKE US TO THE HOTEL?
Everything will depend on the style of travel that you chose. Our clients who travel in a private service have the option of ending the tours at their hotel. However, those who opt for a group tour, our tour ends in the Plaza Regocijo or close to it so that you can walk without any worries to your hotel.
WHAT DO YOU NEED TO BRING?
- 30 liter backpack to carry only what is necessary for the 2 days of the tour
- Comfortable clothes
- Long pants
- T-shirts or long-sleeved shirts
- Trekking shoes
- Hat for the sun
- Insect repellent
- Personal hygiene items
- Ziploc bags or similar (to wrap your clothes and avoid soaking them in case of rain)
- Extra money for expenses not included in the tour