Tambopata National Reserve (Spanish: Reserva Nacional Tambopata) is a nature reserve in the Peruvian Amazon Basin south of the Madre de Dios River in Tambopata Province's Inambari and Tambopata districts It was created on January 26, 1990, to protect the forests adjacent to the rivers Heath and Tambopata that have two important ecosystems and are noted for its biodiversity, representing native flora and fauna Read more about Tambopata National Reserve
Zone A, Zone B
Tiger was sitting on a log, Leopard with a cub sitting on a tree, Elephants, gaur, sambar, malabar giant squirrel. White bellied woodpecker, crested serpent eagle, green imerial pigeons, streak throated woodpecker and crested hawk eagle. Crocodiles and Rattlesnake.
How to reach?
From Puerto Maldonado, getting to the rainforest will depend on the location of your accommodation and the services they offer
Some lodgings can be reached by mototaxi, an adapted three-wheeled motorbike rickshaw This form of transport is very cheap and you will find them all over town, at the airport and near the bus station Alternatively, your accommodation may arrange a pick-up service from the airport or bus station for you (included with lodging or for a surcharge) By mototaxi, the airport is about 20 minutes and the bus station 10 minutes to the main square in Puerto Maldonado, the Plaza de Armas
Any, giant otter, red howler monkey, capybara, jaguar, giant armadillo, giant anteater, brown throated three toed sloth, brown capuchin monkey, dusky titi monkey, peruvian spider monkey, common squirrel monkey, saddleback tamarin monkey, south american tapir, white-lipped peccary, paca, common agouti, mouse opposum
Any, blue and gold macaw, scarlet macaw, mealy amazon parrot, red and green macaw, chestnut-fronted macaw, red-bellied macaw, blue-headed macaw, yellow-crowned amazon, orang-cheeked parrot, channel-billed toucan, white-fronted toucan, dusky-headed parakeet, cobalt-winged parakeet, hoatzin, harpy eagle, osprey, black-tailed trogon, black-fronted nunbird, pale-vented pidgeon, rufous-capped motmot, russet-backed oropendola, smooth-billed ani, tropical kingbird, wattled jacana, great black hawk, great kiskadee, great potoo, ladder-tailed nightjar, lesser kiskadee, pale-winged trumpeter, semicollared puffbird, streaked flycatcher, sun bittern
Any, black caiman, spectacled caiman, green anaconda, yellow-spotted river turtle