The Manu Road is justly famed, around the world, for the extraordinary birding it affords. The best way to experience it– and to support an organization doing critical conservation work in the area– is to visit Amazon Conservation’s research stations along the way.  –Jonathan Franzen, bestselling author

 


  Journey Down Manu Road — 7-day trip from Cusco

Cock-of-the-Rock Trond Larsen 562 pxA shorter version of the ultimate adventure package, this trip visits two of our birding lodges located along the famed Manu Road.   In 7 days, you will traverse 10,000 feet of elevation changes from the Andes cloud forest to the foothills, and view hundreds of birds and other wildlife at this biodiversity hotspot. In addition to spotting numerous endemic species, you can visit our canopy walkway, orchid trail, cross a river in our cable car, and visit an indigenous community.

Journey Down Manu Road sample itinerary

 

Trip includes:

  • A friendly and knowledgeable local guide
  • Three hearty meals a day
  • Excursions and tours (orchid trail, canopy walkway, sunset over the Andes, visit to indigenous community)
  • Six nights’ accommodation in comfortable double-occupancy cabins
  • Ground transportation
  • Trip begins and ends in Cusco

Rates starting at $1,180/person*

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Amazon Birding Adventure — 5-day trip from Puerto Maldonado

Adrian Tejedor - _IGP8309 965x659 jpegSee if you can beat the record 308 birds logged at Los Amigos at the 2015 Global Big Day, or take a more leisurely approach to your birding adventure and visit our two oxbow lakes, climb our 200-foot observation tower for a spectacular view above the canopy, and see bird and mammal clay licks. Get ready for some intense birding in the heart of millions of acres of protected forests.

Amazon Birding Adventure sample itinerary

 

Trip includes:

  • A friendly and knowledgeable local guide
  • Three hearty meals a day
  • Excursions and tours (visit two oxbow lakes, observation tower, bird and mammal clay licks)
  • Four nights accommodation in comfortable double-occupancy cabins
  • Ground and boat transportation
  • Trip begins and ends in Puerto Maldonado

Rates starting at $625/person*

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 From the Andes to the Amazon — 10-day adventure from Cusco

Puma at Wayecha Francisco Llacma 800 pixelsThis is the trip of a lifetime. Immerse yourself in the wonders of the Andes–Amazon as you bird in the shadow of world-famous Manu National Park. Over this unforgettable ten-day trip traveling from the cloud forest to lowland rainforest, you’ll explore all three of ACA’s conservation birding lodges—a combined 100+ miles of trails, rivers, and waterfalls—meet local communities, and stay in the heart of the ACA’s conservation work.

Andes to the Amazon sample itinerary

 

Trip includes:

  • A friendly and knowledgeable local guide
  • Three hearty meals a day
  • Excursions and tours (orchid trail, canopy walkway, sunset over the Andes, visit to indigenous community, two oxbow lakes, observation tower, bird and mammal clay licks)
  • Nine nights’ accommodation in comfortable double-occupancy cabins
  • One night’s lodging each in Puerto Maldonado hotel and Manu Wildlife Center
  • Ground and boat transportation
  • Trip begins in Cusco, and ends in Puerto Maldonado

Rates starting at $1,875/person*

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 Machu Picchu Extension — 3-day trip from Cusco

Macchu PicchuExtend any trip and add on the breathtaking Machu Picchu! This 3-day extension can be added on to any trip package for an additional $550 per person and includes ground/rail transportation to and from Cusco, hotel accommodations, entrance fee, and a friendly and knowledgeable guide.

 

 

*For double-occupancy, in groups of 12. Rates subject to change. Price does not include airfare.