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Amazon Wildlife 2days


Amazon Wildlife 2days.- Peru’s Tambopata region in the Amazon basin is the only area in the world where parrots and macaws gather in their hundreds to eat clay from riverbank mud cliffs. Biosphere Expeditions are working on a unique project to protect them. Parrots in Peru.

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Amazon Wildlife Peru:

Amazon Wildlife in Peru. Observe For Parrots and Macaws, colpa gatherings are a social event. In twos and threes,  they group in the treetops, chattering, playing and hanging upside down on vines, until a big enough group has amassed and feeding begins in the amazon.

Amazon wildlife :The waters of the Tambopata AmazonWildlife  River begin with the melting snows in the high Andes of Southern Peru. The waters flow north towards the Amazonian wildlife lowlands in a rapid descent through saw-tooth ridges. The cloud forests of this region are dense with every limb matted with fern, orchid and moss and the only trails are those of the secretive spectacled bear and illusive mountain lion the forest grows taller as the river runs through the foothills and then begins its shifting meander into the lowlands. Along the banks of the Tambopata brilliant flocks of macaws concentrate by the hundreds to feed on mineral-rich soil pockets. Giant otters hunt the rivers for enormous catfish. Vast expanses of forest extend in all directions. This great swath of forest and river running from the “ceja de montaña” down to Amazonia is among the most diverse and important expanses of tropical wilderness. This landscape is a vital reservoir of Peru’s biological riches and, because Peru itself is home to such a high percentage of life on earth, the Tambopata-Candamo region is of global conservation significance. The Tambopata-Candamo AmazonWildlife  region is strategically located in the heart of a potential conservation “mega-corridor” that would biologically link conservation units in Peru with those of Bolivia. This corridor and large units such as Tambopata-Candamo AmazonWildlife  offer the best hope for retaining viable populations of animals such as giant otters and other species AmazonWildlife with large space requirements.

Tambopata-Candamo AmazonWildlife is also now well documented as having a highly diverse flora and fauna with many endemic species. This publication describes the biological importance of Tambopata-Candamo  and makes recommendations regarding the conservation and development of the region. The investigations lead to a clear conclusion. A protected area in Tambopata Candamo  AmazonWildlife can serve as a key element in the sustainable development of the region and as a priceless resource for the future of Peru. Two of the authors of this report, two people who knew Tambopata-Candamo AmazonWildlife well- the legendary ornithologist Ted Parker and the prodigious botanist Al Gentry – are now gone. They died August 3, 1993 while working towards their life-long dream: the understanding and conservation of tropical diversity. Tambopata- Candamo was a large part of their dream and it is tragic they will not see the creation of Tambopata Candamo as a national park. But this dream remains very much still alive. We hope this report will further the goal of establishing Tambopata-Candamo AmazonWildlife  as a protected area for the people of Peru and the world for all time


  • Length of tours: 2 Days y 1 night in Amazon Wildlife.
  • Type of service: Private or Group with trips to the Amazon in Peru
  • Location trip: Southern Peru, Madre de Dios Department, Puerto Maldonado, Tambopata Rainforest, Sandoval Lake Reserve
  • Trip Activities: Exploring to Amazon Wildlife, 1 Night Walk in Amazon Wildlife, Parrot Clay lick, Market Puerto Maldonado, Transfer to Airport Puerto Maldonado.
  • Altitude: 139 – 400 m.a.s.l.
  • Best time to visit: March – December with Tours to Perú
  • Departure Date: Every day of the year with tours to Peru – Amazon Wildlife
  • Minimum of participants tours: 2 paxs
  • Maximum of participants tours: 10 paxs
  • Price per person for tours: USD

Amazon Wildlife descritions .

Tours Day 1: Amazon Wildlife Center Trips:
Tours Day 2: Amazon Wildlife  Parrot Clay Lick  and Market :

Tours Day 1: Amazon Wildlife Center Trips:

Reception at the airport. Transfer to our office located in the city of Puerto Maldonado. Luggage which you don’t need during your stay in the Amazon Wildlife can be kept in our storage room to facilitate the transport. Embarkment at the port “Puerto de Capitanía” towards our Lodge: 40 minutes of navigation on the Madre de Dios river. Arrival at the facilities of the Lodge Corto Amazonía Lodge, where you will be received with a refreshment of natural fruit of the season. Your guide will give you the necessary information for your stay and hand over the keys to your bungalow and security safe, followed by the lunch and some time to rest until the first excursion. 3:30 pm: Departure for your first contact with the  Amazon Wildlife where the  guide will show you tropical trees, medicinal plants and the exuberant nature of the 60-hectare-area of Corto Amazonía Lodge where we will  have  a short stop at a viewpoint where toucans and other birds can be spotted. The duration of this hike is 2 to 3 hours  Back at the Lodge, you can relax at the pool or in the hammocks on the terrace of your bungalow, savor an exotic cocktail at the bar, enjoy a relaxing massage by our qualified staff, visit our shop for a handcrafted souvenir of the Rainforest Amazon Wildlife or head to the riverside to view the breathtaking sunset. 7:00 pm: “Caiman Safari”. Before dinner, we will leave for a nocturnal boat trip to observe caimans and, with a bit of luck, other animals which populate the riverbank

Included Night Activity in Amazon Wildlife .

Tours Day 2: Amazon Wildlife  Parrot Clay Lick  and Market :

Today we will Wake up at 5:30 am for some coffee or tea before leaving for a 20 minutes walk to the clay lick, where you will have the possibility to observe 3 to 5 types of parrots  in the Amazon Wildlife . The parrots come to the clay lick to ingest a particular kind of clay, to be found in certain areas of this region, and vital for the regulation of their metabolism. A colorful and veritable delightful and exciting event. 8:00 am: Breakfast and free time .After breakfast, transit to the city of Puerto Maldonado in our boats. One of our vehicles will receive you at the port. After a short stop at our office, we will drive to the local market where the population supplies itself with food and other products. During a short visit, you will be able to appreciate the different typical products of the area. We will then head to the airport for the check-in and registration of your respective flights

End  teh Service of the Amazon Wildlife

Included in the Tour Amazon Wildlife 2 days:

  • Professional Guide   Speak English  in Amazon Wildlife ;
  • Transportation Boat  River boat and bus   ;
  • Meals: 1x Breakfast, 1x Lunch, 1 Dinner (Note: the vegetarian option on request at no additional cost);
  • Lodge : 1 night  in the Corto Maltes lodge in Amazon Wildlife;
  • First aid kit, including a venom extractor, treatment and mosquito bites an antidote for snakebite;
  • Rubber boots (Jebe).

Not included in Tour Amazon Wildlife 2 days:

  • Airport departure taxes;
  • Travel insurance;
  • Vaccine;
  • First breakfast and lunch the last day;
  • Beverages;

Recommendations to bring  Amazon Wildlife 2 days:

  • Mosquito repellent (DEET 35 minimum recommended!)
  • Original passport,
  • Small backpack,
  • Long sleeve cotton shirts (preferably green)
  • Long cotton pants,
  • Long cotton socks,
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Sandals or light shoes,
  • Rain gear (for example, rain poncho)
  • Swimwear;
  • Binoculars
  • Camera and charger,
  • Plastic bags used for clothes and camera,
  • One hat as protection from the sun or rain,
  • Small towel,
  • Toilet paper,
  • Sunscreen,
  • Sunglasses,
  • Flashlight (and batteries)
  • Bottle of water (1 liter minimum)
  • Pocket Money (Soles) to buy some drinks and souvenirs,

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tourist information with Amazon Wildlife Perú

Amazon Wildlife Photos

Parrots in Perú:

Amazon Wildlife in Tambopata – Peru.- It’s 5am and the amber fringes of dawn are just visible above the jungle canopy. Howler monkeys have woken us with their morning call – more an eerie encroaching rumble than a recognisable primate howl – Amazon Wildlife.

My room mate, Gail, stumbles out from under her mosquito net, staring sleepily at me through the half-light in Amazon Wildlife. As her eyes focus on our environs – a dense-fronded wall of green surrounding our little wooden base camp and stretching onwards for hundreds of kilometres, she suddenly springs to life.

‘We’re in the middle of the bloody Amazon,’ she yelps with a shout of idiot glee. I couldn’t have put it more succinctly if I had tried – Amazon Wildlife.

If not strictly in the geographical centre of the Amazon Peru, we are indeed in the thick of it: located in south-eastern Peru, 50 kilometres from the Bolivian border and 150 from Brazil’s, our research centre amounts to a tiny spec in an immense green wilderness in Amazon Wildlife.

To get to this spot, arriving the night before, we had travelled by bus and boat. The last leg involved seven hours by ‘peke-peke’ (outboard-motor boat) from Puerto Maldonado, the river port capital of Madre de Dios, Peru’s ‘jungle’ province. Access to this area, other than by boat, is impossible. Three hours up river, you pass the last permanent human settlement; after that, it’s just you, the rainforest and an awe-inspiring parade of the planet’s most endangered species – Amazon Wildlife.

Primarily, we have travelled here to study the parrots. Peru’s Tambopata region is the only area in the world where Parrots and Macaws eat clay from riverbank mud cliffs, known as colpas or clay licks. There is no conclusive answer as to why the birds do this but prevailing scientific opinion suggests that clay particles help neutralise toxins ingested with their diet of unripened fruits and nuts in Amazon Wildlife.

Whatever the reason in Amazon Wildlife, it is integral to their survival and the act of feeding itself, often comprising hundreds of birds at a time, is one of the Amazon’s most spectacular displays Peru.

As with many areas in the Amazon basin, increasing economic development is putting a strain on the natural resources of Peru’s rainforest – Amazon Wildlife.

Logging, farming and tourism are a growing threat to its wildlife in the Amazon, particularly in this area along Las Piedras River just east of Manu, Peru’s premier national park. Unlike Manu and the neighbouring Tambopata River nature reserve, the adjacent Las Piedras river system is not yet protected. But like the Tambopata Reserve, Las Piedras represents a body of water running through one of the largest tracts of pristine rainforest on the planet – Amazon Wildlife. It’s an area considered to be one of the world’s hotspots in terms of biodiversity – the heart of the Amazon.

The aim of this six-week expedition is to gather data of Amazon Wildlife – clay lick behaviour, mammal and bird population densities and effects of human traffic on wildlife. The published results are then presented to decision-makers in Peru (the government, park authorities and the like) to provide them with valuable information on how to manage this natural eco-tourism resource – one which is increasingly becoming essential to the regional economy – Amazon Wildlife Peru.

All very well and worthy but as some of our team of Amazon Wildlife has never so much as spotted a macaw outside of a zoo cage, we approach the first morning with
some trepidation. One advantage of going on a Biosphere expedition is that its members do not have to have any scientific experience or qualifications. This sound idea enables Joe Public to work together with local scientists and volunteer their manpower. More or less all the money paid for the trip contributes toward sustaining the project.

They have a formidable task ahead of them (Amazon wildlife). Our first lesson involves listening to local animal noises on tape and learning to identify them in the amazon. We settle down at a long wooden table in the camp ‘dining room’ which, like the dorm and shower blocks, amounts to little more than an enormous raised wooden platform with a pitched, palmthatched roof. Unlike the other living areas, the dining room has no walls whatsoever (the bedrooms are also gloriously open to the elements on one side). As Monday morning meetings go, this sets an al fresco precedent – Amazon Wildlife.

Along with Parrots and Macaws, numerous mammals also feed at the colpas and part of our job will involve identifying and monitoring species such as the Black Spider Monkey, Red Howler Monkey, Red-and-grey Brocket Deer, Collared Peccary (a type of wild pig) and Tapir. But as the taped jungle soundtrack consequently reveals, with monkeys sounding like delicate tropical birds and birds doing a damn fine impression of huge howling mammals, this was going to be even trickier than we thought (Amazon Wildlife Peru).


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