4D/3N: The San Martin Jungle

Tobacco, Cacao, and Coffee: Adventure and Nature in the San Martin Jungle

4D/3N : San Martín high jungle

INCLUDES:

  • Transfer Airport / Hotel / Airport
  • Tours:
    • Tobacco, Cacao, and Coffee Tour
    • The Great Adventure in Shanao Tour: agrotourism farm, Chumbaquiwi gorge, and canopy zipline
    • Trek to the Pucayaquillo Waterfall (with additional rappel option)
    • Night walk through the jungle
    • Rivers, Jungles, and Birds: from the Huallaga to the Mayo River
  • Entrance tickets into the attractions
  • Professional guide in English and Spanish
  • Permanent assistance
  • Private service
  • Room and food

 

Detailed Itinerary

DAY 1: Tobacco, Cacao, and Coffee Tour | INC: - L
A.M. Arrival, settle into the hotel, and lunch.

3.00pm. Pickup from the hotel. The experience starts with a tour of the Tabacalera del Oriente tobacco plantation, where you will learn about the tobacco plant and that way that it is processed in order to derive the best, high-quality cigars, ready for exportation.

The tour continues with a visit to the Chocolate Factory, where you will have the chance to learn about the industrial chocolate process, and the flavors and aromas of the cacao varieties native to Peru’s jungles.

Lastly, you will be taken to the city of Lamas, known for its rich culture and traditions. Here, you will be invited to participate in a coffee tasting of local, world-recognized coffee varieties.

Return to the hotel for an overnight.

DAY 02: The Great Adventure in Shanao | INC: - B/L/D
Breakfast at the hotel.

Pickup from the hotel followed by a 30-minute drive to Shanao. Arrival at the Dos Rios Agrotourism Farm where you will partake in a brief welcoming moment before beginning the 20-minute hike through the Chumbaquiwi Gorge, to the El Ponguito Waterfall. Here, you will have the chance to enjoy the relaxing, crystalline waters amidst the surrounding nature, and take some time to snap photographs of the magical spot.

Upon your return from the gorge, enjoy a traditional jungle lunch – both in its presentation and its preparation using fresh ingredients harvested from the farm. A once in a lifetime experience worth living. Rest.

From here, you will make your way to the Nativa de Solo Community to enjoy adventures on a Canopy Zipline. This zipline offers an amazing, one of a kind experience within a safe and secure infrastructure, with fully updated safety regulations.

This exciting activity takes you across 750 adrenaline-packed meters, 60 meters above the Mayo River; about one hour full of adventure during which you can enjoy the tour, the view, the hike, and a visit to a beautiful native community that is sustained by this thrilling activity.

Return to the city of Tarapoto for dinner and an overnight.

DAY 03: Pucayaquillo Waterfall and overnight by the Huallaga River | INC: - B/L/D
Breakfast at the hotel.

The Shapaja District will be the site of your next adventure, located about 35 minutes from the city.

Hike through the jungle: you will make our way into the Cordillera Escalera Conservation Area, to embark on a 40-minute hike to the Pucayaquillo Waterfall. As you walk, you will have the chance to appreciate the local vegetation and fauna. Upon arriving at the waterfall, you will have time to enjoy a refreshing and well-deserved dip in the natural pool, and revel in the surrounding beauty.

Note. Passengers can opt to rappel down the waterfall from a height of 50 meters, for an extra adrenaline-fueled experience. The additional cost for the rappel activity is of USD 123.00

On your way back from the waterfall you will be picked up by a van that will take you to the Pumarinri Amazon Lodge, where you will have lunch. This jungle lodge offers comfortable, fully equipped rooms, perfect for a memorable night on the shores of the Huallaga River.

At about 6:30pm, join the evening jungle hike, which departs from the lodge and makes its way through the surrounding forest, giving you a chance to familiarize yourself with the local nocturnal insects and amphibians.

DAY 04: Rivers, jungle and birds: From the Huallaga to the Mayo River, and return to Lima | INC: - B/-/-
Partake in an early morning boat exploration of the Huallaga and Mayo Rivers – departing at 6:30am – in search of nature, birds, and aquatic life, and get to know the jungle from a new perspective. After the activity, return to the lodge and indulge in a delicious breakfast buffet.

A transport will be available at a previously agreed upon time, to take you from the lodge, to the airport, from where you can board your return flight to Lima, and any connecting international flights.

Price per person in U.S. Dólares

Hotels Simple Double Triple
Tucan Suites Apart Hotel

PumaRinri Amazon Lodge

829 667 646

Includes:

  • Transfer Airport / Hotel / Airport
  • Guide in Spanish and English
  • Tobacco, Cocoa and Coffee Tour
  • Tour The great adventure in Shanao: agrotourism farm, Chumbaquiwi ravine and Canopy
  • Tour in Laguna Azul de Sauce
  • Food mentioned
  • 02 nights accommodation at Tucan Suites Apart Hotel
  • 01 night accommodation at PumaRinri Amazon Lodge

Does not include:

  • Airfare
  • Extra hotel expenses
  • Transfers in Lima

Recommendations:

  • At least two bathing suits
  • Lightweight and/or sporty clothes for hiking
  • At least two pairs of sneakers or aqua shoes
  • Insect repellant
  • A hat
  • Sun Screen

 Conditions:

  • Fees commissionable per person
  • Services in private. Minimum 2 passengers.
  • All tours are subject to space availability.
  • Tours may have changes without prior notice in their schedule or development.