Tambopata Research Centre Tour – 5 Days

Tambopata Research Centre Tour – 5 Days

Tambopata Research Centre is located four hours upriver from Refugio Amazonas and, therefore, offers the best chance of seeing Amazonian wildlife. If you are a bird enthusiast, this lodge choice will not dissapoint you – the worlds largest clay lick is located not far from the lodge!

Duration – 5 Days
Difficulty – Medium


This trip will take you deep into the Reserved Zone of Tambopata. The Tambopata Research Centre was previously only used by Biologists but now this lodge is open to visitors. You will get a unique insight into the research that is carried out at this lodge by visiting the Worlds largest clay lick! Every morning hundreds of macaws and parrots gather at this lick to feed – its a beautiful experience!

You will stay at two different lodges on this journey and get a real taste of the jungle!

Short Itinerary

Day 1 Puerto Maldonado HQ – Tambopata Port – Refugio Amazonas
Day 2 Refugio Amazona – Brazil Nut forest – Tambopata Research Center
Day 3 Clay lick for parrots
Day 4 Macaw Clay Lick
Day 5 Return Airport

Important Note:
Bearing in mind the uncontrollable forces of nature, the program could be subject to changes at any time.