view from the top of the trees in the tower
monkeys eating bananas in the tree
couple on a boat sailing on sandoval lake
caiman seen from up close
two colorful parrots at the lodge
small parrot on a boy's arm
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Puerto Maldonado Tour 2 days 1 night

A complete adventure in the jungle of the Tambopata National Reserve

Puerto Maldonado
2 days
Starts: From Puerto Maldonado airport according to your flight schedule
Ends: To the bus station in the afternoon
Free cancellation!


With this 2 days 1 night tour in Puerto Maldonado you will experience, discover and enjoy the Peruvian Amazon. Walk along the jungle trails with a local guide and learn all the secrets hidden in the Tambopata National Reserve. In addition, you will stay in a lodge with swimming pool and delicious tropical meals during your stay.

Are you ready for this adventure in the Peruvian jungle? 🤩 Here's how you will experience these two days:

Tour details


  • Airport pick-up
  • Transportation
  • Professional Guide
  • Feeding
  • Lodging

Not included

  • Entrance to Tambopata National Reserve
  • Alcoholic beverages

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation! Cancellations can be made up to 31 days prior to arrival, after that date you will not be able to make any kind of modification or cancellation.

Tour itinerary

DAY 1 Puerto Maldonado - Lodge - Monkey Island

Pick up and arrival in Puerto Maldonado

After pick up at the airport or bus station, you will go to the office for registration and then head to the Puerto Capitania pier to get to the lodge. The boat ride will last about one hour. Once you arrive at the lodge, you will have a welcome meeting with a refreshing fruit juice and you can settle into your room.

boats in port capitania

Monkey Island

After lunch, you will visit the well known Monkey Island which is located right in front of the lodge, across the Madre de Dios River. Here you will be able to observe different species of monkeys such as the capuchin monkey family. Afterwards you will return to the lodge.

two capuchin monkeys in the tree

Search for alligators

In search of alligators! Once it gets dark, you will go in search of white caimans together with your guide. They are usually found on sandbanks by the river, so we recommend bringing a flashlight. You will also see the world's largest rodent: the capybara. You will return to the lodge for dinner and rest.

white caiman by the river.

DAY 2 Sandoval Lake - Return to Puerto Maldonado

Sandoval Lake

After breakfast, you will walk 3 kilometers through the dense rainforest until you reach Sandoval Lake, one of the largest lakes in the Tambopata National Reserve. Here you will board the boat, and walk along the length of the lake where you will observe a variety of birds and monkeys. You may also see a family of giant otters. You will return to the lodge for a typical lunch and in the afternoon you will return to the city.

sandoval lake boat

What to bring to Puerto Maldonado Tour 2 days 1 night

  • Long-sleeved clothing for excursions
  • Short-sleeved clothing for stays at the lodge.
  • Bathing clothes
  • Sandals and comfortable shoes
  • Hat or cap
  • Sunglasses
  • Insect repellent
  • Sunscreen
  • Refillable water bottle
  • Small backpack for excursions
  • Personal hygiene kit
  • Small flashlight

Where does the tour Puerto Maldonado Tour 2 days 1 night start

The most comfortable and popular way to get to Puerto Maldonado is by plane from Lima or Cuzco.

If you want to arrive by road you can do it from Cuzco, in a 10 hour trip.

Questions & Answers

  • What is the size of the group?

    In order to better enjoy this tour, groups are reduced to a maximum of 8 people.
  • What time will I be picked up at the airport?

    The pick-up time at the airport will depend on the arrival time of your flight. You can indicate your flight schedule in the notes section of the booking form.
  • Do I have to carry all my luggage on the boat to the lodge?

    After picking you up at the airport, we will stop by the Puerto Maldonado office before going to the lodge. Any luggage that you do not need for your stay in the jungle can be safely stored at the office for easy transport by boat to the lodge.

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