Our discovery programs:
3 days / 2 nights
We will receive you at the airport or bus station and we will embark to Hacienda Herrera together, travelling about 20 minutes by boat on the Madre de Dios river. After the arrival we will show you your room, give you some general information about your stay and you will be able to get some rest before your first discovery activity!
VISIT TO OUR ORGANIC AMAZONIAN FARM
During the visit to our farm you will learn about amazonian organic agroforestry and appreciate different plantations of tropical cultures, such as plantains, papaya, guaba, cacao, starfruit, mango, acerola, pineapple, sugar cane, oranges, mandarines and lemons, avocado, caimito, cocona, amazonian chili pepper, and yuca. Of course according to the seasonal availability you will also get a taste of them!
Duration: 2 hours
TAMBOPATA NATIONAL RESERVE - SANDOVAL LAKE
One of the most beautiful lakes of the Peruvian Amazon and pearl of the Tambopata National Reserve, Lake Sandoval is home to giant river otters, caimans, different species of monkeys, turtles, a great variety of bird species and butterflies. Our visit will start with a 3km hike in the middle of the reserve to reach the lake. Then we will slowly cruise on a row boat close to the lakeside vegetation trying to spot as many animals as we can surrounded by a wonderful landscape.
Duration: halfd day.
KAYAKING IN THE MADRE DE DIOS RIVER
Kayaking in an Amazonian river is an activity that will profoundly nurture your connection with the rainforest. All we have to do is paddle downstream the Madre de Dios river and enjoy the breathtaking sensation of paddling in the Amazon basin. As you cruise down the river, you might also see wildlife in the riverside vegetation.
After a couple hours of fun paddling in the river, we'll get back upstream by boat to the Hacienda Herrera.
Duration: 2 hours
...to relax on the hammocks or enjoy the sunset sitting by the riverside.
JUNGLE BY NIGHT
After sunset, we head out for an exciting night walk in the jungle on a trail that starts near the lodge; if you are lucky, you will encounter poison dart frogs, praying mantises, giant spiders and other animals with incredible and strange adaptations to life in the dark.
Duration: 1.5 hours
RETURN TO THE CITY
It is time to say goodbye, as the expedition comes to an end.
We will return to the city by boat at the end of your last excursion, generally by late morning.
FROM $336 USD
(rate valid per person, minimum of 2 persons, in double room.)
*room with shared bathroom*
FROM $350 USD
(rate valid per person, minimum of 2 persons, in double room)
*room with private bathroom*
THE PRICE INCLUDES: ALL ACTIVITIES AND USE OF EQUIPMENTS ALWAYS ACCOMPANIED BY AN EXPERT LOCAL GUIDE, ALL MEALS (from check-in to check-out), RECEPTION IN PUERTO MALDONADO UPON ARRIVAL, TRANSPORTATION TO THE HACIENDA HERRERA AND RETURN BY BOAT TO THE CITY AFTER CHECK-OUT.