Travel destinations Peru – Protected areas


ManuManu is Peru's largest national park. Due to the different altitudes from 4000 m to 200 m, it includes almost all subtropical ecosystems of the Peruvian east and protects a great variety of plant and animal life, including over 800 bird and 200 mammal species. Animals such as river otters, spectacled bears, rock cocks, harpy eagles, which are difficult to find in other parts of the peruvian jungle, live here undisturbed in their ancestral environment.


300 to 3800 m.

Average temperature

January: 26 °C, February: 25 °C, March: 25 °C, April: 25 °C, May: 24 °C, June: 23 °C, July: 22 °C, August: 24 °C, September: 25 °C, October: 25 °C, November: 26 °C, December: 25 °C.

Average rainfall

January: 200 mm, February: 150 mm, March: 140 mm, April: 80 mm, May: 50 mm, June: 70 mm, July: 50 mm, August: 0 mm, September: 60 mm, October: 130 mm, November: 120 mm, December: 240 mm.


Average relative humidity

January: 78,2%, February: 79,2%, March: 78,3%, April: 75,8%, May: 74,7%, June: 74,8%, July: 70,8%, August: 55,4%, September: 63,1%, October: 70,9%, November: 72,7%, December: 76,4%.

Source of statistical data: Weatherbase, der Stadt Puerto Maldonado.

Travel programs:
Erlebnis Peru + Manu   PTW-PER002

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.

Bergnebelwald des Manu   PTW-MAN009

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. 

Manu, Amazonastiefland   PTW-MAN010

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.

Manu Wildlife Center   PTW-MAN002

Manu Wildlife Center

4 days / 3 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.

Manu, Bio Trip   PTW-MAN003

Bio Trip

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. 

Manu, Flussotter   PTW-MAN001

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.

Manu, Trekking im Dschungel   PTW-MAN007

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.

Manu, Mountainbike im Dschungel   PTW-MAN008

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!   

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