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Lake Sandoval Peru (2 Days)

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Tour Details

Lake Sandoval Peru also known as Lago Sandoval locally is a serene lake located in the Tambopata national reserve. The lake is home to different species of birds and some distinct species of monkeys. 

Unlike the waters of the Tambopata river, Lake Sandoval is calm and clearer. We have designed this two days tour to offer you the most of the Amazonian experience in a short time. Accompanied by our local naturalist guide, you will be discovering many astonishing facts and will be learning about some distinct flora and fauna. 

Departure & Return Location

Puerto Maldonado Airport or Bus Terminal

Departure Time

Depending on your flight’s arrival time

Price Includes

  • Pick up from the airport or bus station,
  • Professional tour guide
  • Motor boat
  • All meals, breakfast, Lunch, dinner
  • Mineral water
  • Snack
  • 1 night at Lodge
  • Rubber boots
  • First-aid Kit
  • Entrance tickets to the Tambopata National Reserve.

Price Excludes

  • Internal Flight (To and from Puerto Maldonado)
  • Any Private Expenses
  • Accommodation in Puerto Maldonado

Recommended To Carry

  • Mosquito repellent
  • Camera
  • Flashlight
  • Binoculars
  • Sunscreen, hiking shoes
  • Personal items

Day 1Puerto Maldonado – Monkey Island – Canopy Walk – Wildlife Spotting

Depending on your flight’s arrival time in Puerto Maldonado, we will be picking you up from the airport. We will then transfer you to our local office. Here you can leave your belongings at our safe and carry just what you will be needing for the two days. 

We will then transfer you to the boat pier. Here you will be embarking on our motor boat for a scenic ride to our Tambopata reserve Sandoval Lake lodge located in the Madre de Dios river. 

After checking in, we will start the Lake Sandoval tour by visiting the monkey island. As the name suggests, the island is home to different species of monkeys. Our local expert will be giving you a detailed tour of the island. 


We will then experience the canopy walk. You will be able to see the enormity of the Tambopata jungle on this experience. We will then return to the lodge for dinner. 

Our local chef will be preparing an authentic Amazonian meal for dinner. After relishing a typical meal, we will head out for a short night tour to spot some black caimans and other nocturnal animals. 

Day 2Tambopata National Reserve – Lake Sandoval Peru – Puerto Maldonado

We will be leaving quite early in the morning to see the parrot’s clay lick. It is an unmissable sight in Tambopata National Reserve. Over a hundred of different species of macaws, parrots and parakeets fly in to eat the clay. You will be able to spot the red bellied macaws and many others. 

The clay here is known to contain a distinct mineral that helps them in digesting their food and to flush out toxins from their body. After the experience, we will be returning to the lodge. Our crew will be serving you an authentic Amazonian breakfast. 


We will then cross the Madre de Dios river and set out on a short hike to witness the biodiversity of the Amazon basin. You will be spotting different plants and some distinct animals and birds. The region is popular for family of giant otters and some big caimans. 

After the experience, we will be returning to the lodge for lunch. Early in the evening at around 0400 PM, we will be taking the boat back to the city of Puerto Maldonado. Our crew will be meeting you at the boat pier and will be transferring you back to the city centre or airport. 






Our Lodging service's beds prepared accordingly.



Q: What is the weather like in Tambopata National Reserve?
A: Bring a raincoat or poncho for potential rain showers, as the rainforest climate can be unpredictable. It’s also a good idea to pack bathing clothes for a refreshing stream bath. For exploring the trails, rubber boots are available in various sizes.
Q: What should I bring for my Tambopata National Reserve tour?
A: Bring flashlights with extra batteries, binoculars, insect repellent with at least 30% DEET, and a water bottle for the first day.
Q: What should I wear for my Tambopata National Reserve tour?
A: For forest walks, wear light, loose-fitting clothing such as long pants and long-sleeved shirts, as well as waterproof shoes or rubber boots. In the hostel, you can change into shorts and sandals. It’s a good idea to bring a light jacket or sweater for early morning jungle walks.
Q: Are vaccinations required before visiting Tambopata National Reserve?
While no vaccinations are mandatory in Peru, it’s recommended to get vaccinated against typhoid, hepatitis, and polio before traveling. Consult your doctor or local clinic for more information.
Q: Do you have any concerns about health or allergies?
A: Yes, please let us know if you have any allergies or illnesses so we can provide the best possible service and accommodate your needs.
Q: Where can I store my luggage during my Tambopata National Reserve tour?
A: We offer a luggage guard service, so you can carry only what you need during your stay and leave your luggage with us. We’ll take care of your belongings and bring only the essentials for your jungle adventure.


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Family Traveller

My Cusco to Tambopata Peru tour with Peru Amazon Trips was a dream come true! The service was excellent, and the experience felt so natural and immersive. Witnessing the Chuncho Macaw Clay Lick was a highlight, and the guides were incredibly knowledgeable. Highly recommend this unforgettable adventure!

June 23, 2023


Family Traveller

As a family, our Cusco to Tambopata Peru tour with Peru Amazon Trips was an unforgettable adventure! The service provided was exceptional, and the experience felt so natural and family-friendly.

Peru Amazon Trips’ team was wonderful with kids and adults alike, ensuring that everyone had a fantastic time. Witnessing the Chuncho Macaw Clay Lick together was a magical experience, with vibrant macaws and parrots in full display.

Exploring the Tambopata rainforest and encountering its diverse wildlife as a family was a bonding experience like no other. We were in awe of the beauty and richness of this natural wonder.

If you’re looking for an authentic and enriching rainforest adventure for your family, Peru Amazon Trips is the perfect choice. We can’t thank them enough for creating such cherished memories for us. Highly recommended!

April 21, 2021


Solo Traveller

My Cusco to Tambopata Peru tour with Peru Amazon Trips was absolutely amazing! The service provided was top-notch, and the experience felt so natural and immersive. Witnessing the vibrant Chuncho Macaw Clay Lick was a breathtaking moment I’ll cherish forever. Highly recommend this incredible adventure!

August 27, 2020


Solo Traveller

My Cusco to Tambopata Peru tour with Peru Amazon Trips was a wildlife lover’s dream come true! The service was exceptional, and the experience felt so natural and authentic. The Chuncho Macaw Clay Lick was a mesmerizing sight, with colorful macaws and parrots filling the sky. Peru Amazon Trips’ team of experts made the journey educational and enjoyable, providing fascinating insights into the rainforest’s biodiversity. If you’re looking for a truly immersive and wildlife-rich adventure, Peru Amazon Trips is the way to go. Highly recommended!

August 27, 2020

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