Motivations to travel in Peru

Observation of animals

From the coastal desert to the high mountains of the Andes to the low-lying Amazon jungle with innumerable combinations, Peru has very many and quite different geographical conditions and associated diverse climatic conditions. This results in an extremely rich biodiversity and variety of animal species.

Travel programs:

Rundreise Erlebnis Peru


Experience Peru

12 days / 11 nights

Round trip: Lima, Arequipa, Colca valley, Lake Titicaca, journey from Puno to Cusco, the «Sacred Valley» of the Urubamba, Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Machu Picchu, Lima.

Rundreise Erlebnis Peru + Bergurwald des Manu


Experience Peru + Cloud Forest of Manu

15 days / 14 nights

Round trip: Lima, Arequipa, Colca valley, Lake Titicaca, journey from Puno to Cusco, the «Sacred Valley» of the Urubamba, Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Machu Picchu, Manu mountain forest, Lima.

Rundreise Erlebnis Peru + Tieflandurwald des Tambopata


Experience Peru + Tambopata Rainforest

16 days / 15 nights

Round trip: Lima, Arequipa, Colca valley, Lake Titicaca, journey from Puno to Cusco, the «Sacred Valley» of the Urubamba, Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Machu Picchu, Tambopata jungle, Lima.

Rundreise Erlebnis Peru + Paracas und Nasca


Experience Peru + Paracas and Nasca

15 days / 14 nights

Round trip: Lima, Paracas, Nasca, Nasca lines, Arequipa, Colca valley, Lake Titicaca, journey from Puno to Cusco, the «Sacred Valley» of the Urubamba, Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Machu Picchu, Lima.

Rundreise Nordperu


Northern Peru

13 days / 12 nights

Round trip: Lima, Chiclayo, Chachapoyas, Karajía, Kuelap, Leymebamba, Gocta, Tarapoto, Lamas, Laguna Azul, Tarapoto, Lima.

Beobachten von Vögeln – Inotawa 


Bird watching – Inotawa

6 days / 5 nights

Nearly 600 bird species have been recorded around Inotawa. The lodge near the Tambopata was built with the traditional materials of the area and is integrated so well into the surrounding jungle.

Beobachten von Vögeln – Posada Amazonas 


Bird watching – Posada Amazonas

5 days / 4 nights

Posada Amazon Lodge on the banks of the Tambopata, co-owned by locals from the village of Infierno. Suitable as an introduction to bird watching.

Beobachten von Vögeln – Tambopata-Research-Center 


Bird watching – Tambopata-Research-Center

9 days / 8 nights

Tambopata Research Center in an uninhabited area in the Tambopata National Reserve with the world's largest parrot lick. The geographical conditions in the area cause very different forests with diverse flora and fauna. For die-hard birders and nature lovers.



Bird watching at Amazonas, Napo and Sucusari

8 days / 7 nights

Specialized bird-watching tour in different parts of the jungle on the Amazon, Napo and Sucusari rivers, including suspension bridge in the treetops (over 500 species of birds).

Um «Explorers Inn» wurden mehr Vogelarten (über 600) festgestellt als sonstwo auf der Welt. Erkunden des Urwaldes und Beobachtung von Vögeln in der Umgebung der Lodge. 


Bird watching Lodge Explorers Inn

7 days / 6 nights

More bird species (over 600) have been recorded around Explorers Inn than anywhere else in the world. Exploring the jungle and bird watching around the lodge.

Beobachtung von Vögeln in Muyuna 


Birdwatching in Muyuna

4 days / 3 nights

Bird watching around the Muyuna Lodge, on the banks of the Yanayacu, on Lake Corrientillo, on the Yanayacu and Tahuayo rivers.

Beobachtung von Vögeln in Pacaya-Samiria 


Bird watching in Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve

7 days / 6 nights

The Pacaya-Samiria and Allpahuaya-Mishana National Reserves are home to a large number of different bird species. Ideal places to observe birds in an unspoilt nature.

Bergnebelwald des Manu 


Manu mountain cloud forest

3 or 4 days

The mountain cloud forest of Manu is a paradise for relaxing, for observing animals, especially birds, in the midst of a mysterious nature that leaves unforgettable impressions.



Mountain cloud forest and Amazon lowlands

4, 5 or 6 days

After the mountain cloud forest of the Manu, the path continues to the Amazon lowlands.

Bio-Trip im Manu 


Bio-Trip in the Manu

6 days / 5 nights

All regions of the Manu from the heights of the Andes to the low-lying jungle. During the journey, it is good to observe the abrupt changes between the different ecosystems.

Kondor über dem Colcatal 


Colca valley

2 days / 1 night

Drive from Arequipa through «Pampa Cańahuas», «Sumbay», «Vizcachani», «Chukura» and «Parapampa» to «Chivay». Overnight in Chivay. Observation of the condors and the Colca Valley from the Cruz del Conder viewpoint. Return to Arequipa or continue to Puno.

Granja Porcon 


Experience Granja Porcon

3 days / 2 nights

The Granja Porcón cooperative shows how a small, remote village in the Andes can develop. Experiencing his daily life, work, animals, landscape and installations.



Expedition Pacaya-Samiria

5 days / 4 nights

From Iquitos by road to Nauta and further by boat to Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve. Overnight in tent camps.

Explorers Inn 


Explorers Inn

3 days / 2 nights – 5 days / 4 nights

«Explorers Inn» in the Tambopata Nature Reserve. Exploring the jungle around the lodge. Tent camp at the «Colpa de Guacamayos» (salt lick).

ExplorNapo-Lodge, Canopy 



3, 4 or 5 days

Canopy trail up to 35 m high in the treetops, the longest in the world at 500 m. Ethnobotanical garden with medicinal plants in the ExplorNapo Reserve. Experience the original nature of the rainforest.

Feuchtgebiet Lagunas de Mejia 


Wetland Lagunas de Mejia

1 day

This wetland is a refuge and resting place for migratory birds. Here many native bird species meet with migratory birds, a total of about 180 bird species.

Inkaterra Reserva Amazónica


Inkaterra Reserva Amazónica

3, 4 or 5 days

Variety of land and sea excursions to enjoy the magic of the jungle in a luxury ecotourism setting.

Riesenflussotter in Inotawa


Inotawa Expedition

Programs of different duration

Lodge at the entrance to the Tambopata Nature Reserve. Exploration of the area around the Lodge, hiking to Tres Chimbadas Lake. Boat trip to the «Quebrada del Gato» with its waterfalls. Observing the Guacamayos at the Collpa Colorado.

Islas Palomino


Palomino Islands

Half day

With a yacht to the «Islas Palomino» archipelago in front of Callao, the port city of Lima. These bizarre islands are the sanctuary of many seabirds, including penguins, and sea lions.

Manu Wildlife Center


Manu Wildlife Center

4 days / 3 nights – 5 days / 4 nights

A paradise for nature lovers and bird watchers in one of the most lush areas of primeval forest. Bungalows with private toilet and hot water

Mountainbike zum Manu-Nationalpark


Mountain biking in the jungle of Manu

3, 4 or 6 days

From the Andes to the Amazon jungle of Manu National Park. This tour is a dream route through the eastern highlands with exhilarating downhills, down the eastern slopes of the Andes to the Amazon jungle!




3, 4, 5 or 6 days

A three hour boat ride from Iquitos where nature has been preserved in its original form. The local people can be seen going about their normal daily lives.



Nasca and Paracas

2 days / 1 night

Boat trip to the Ballestas Islands, flight over the Nasca Lines, overnight in Nasca or Paracas.



Pacaya-Samiria Amazon Lodge

3, 4, 5 or 6 days

From Iquitos to the Pacaya-Samiria Amazon Lodge to explore the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve.



Paracas and the Ballestas Islands

2 days / 1 night

Bus ride Lima–Paracas–Lima. Boat trip to Ballestas Island with sea lions, penguins and many birds, past the «Candelabra» and the bay with the flamingos. Tour to Paracas National Reserve.



Paracas, Ica and Nasca

3 days / 2 nights

Excursion to the Paracas National Reserve, boat trip to the Ballestas Islands, city tour in Ica, flight over the Nasca Lines, overnight stays in Paracas and Nasca.

Posada Amazonas 


Posada Amazonas

Programs of different duration

The lodge is co-owned by locals from the village of Infierno. 35 m high lookout tower, Tres Chimbadas Lake, Ethnobotanical Centre.

Capybaras im Refugio Amazonas 


Refugio Amazonas

3 days / 2 nights – 4 days / 3 nights

The lodge Refugio Amazonas is located about 3 hours by bus and boat from Puerto Maldonado upriver on the Tambopata in the buffer zone of the Tambopata National Reserve.

Salzlecke der Papageien 


Río Heath, Guacamayos and Sandoval

5 days / 4 nights

Boat trip to the Heath River on the Bolivian border. Overnight at the Heath River Wildlife Center run by the native Ese Ejas. Observation of the guacamayos. Wildlife at Lake Sandoval.

Sandoval Lake


Sandoval Lake Lodge

3 days / 2 nights

Lake Sandoval is considered one of the most beautiful lakes in the Peruvian jungle. Research and observation of wildlife at the lake and in the surrounding area.



Sinchicuy and Yanayacu

4 days / 3 nights

Sinchicuy Lodge (30 km from Iquitos) and Tambo Yanayacu Lodge (60 km). Excursions into the jungle with explanations of flora and fauna and their use. Visit to Indian villages.

Papageie im Tambopata-Research-Center 


Tambopata Research Center

Programs of different duration

Tambopata Research Center in the heart of the uninhabited sanctuary, the world's largest collpa (salt lick) where a variety of parrot species congregate.



Tipon, Pikillaqta, Andahuaylillas

Half a day

In the valley south of Cusco there is a multitude of sites, villages and landscapes, old farms and noble mansions.



Tour of Manu National Park

5, 7 or 9 days

Starting from Cusco through the different ecosystems of the Manu National Park with its rich flora and fauna..



Trekking in the jungle of Manu

4 days / 3 nights

An unforgettable journey on the ancient Inca road to Antisuyu. We hike down from the eastern highlands of the Andes through the Manu mountain forest and get to know the jungle of Amazonia.

Ceiba Tops


Jungle with comfort

2, 3, 4 or 5 days

40 km from Iquitos a lodge that has a comfort that you would not expect in the jungle: air conditioning, hot water, swimming pool, etc. Excursions through the jungle with huge Ceiba trees and to Indian villages.



Birds of Cajamarca and Chiclayo

7 days / 6 nights

Bird watching in Cajamarca (San Marcos, Canyon de Sangal, Laguna San Nicolás, Cruz Conga, Hacienda Limón, Bosques secos de Balsas) and Chiclayo (Chaparrí, Bosque de Pómac).

Kolibri in Machu Picchu Pueblo


Bird watching in Machu Picchu

1/4 day

Bird watching for guests of the «Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel» in the early morning accompanied by a knowledgeable guide in the hotel facilities.

Tukan in Reserva Amazonica


Bird watching in Reserva Amazónica

1 day

Bird watching for guests of the «Inkaterra Reserva Amazónica». All-day excursion according to individual interests accompanied by a knowledgeable guide.



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