Near Puerto Maldonado, Peru
Reserva Amazonica is a wonderful rustic eco-lodge with very comfortable accommodation and excellent facilities in a private nature reserve in Peru's southern Amazon near Puerto Maldonado. Superb guided excursions to explore the stunning flora and fauna.
At a Glance
Beautiful rainforest setting offering some of the best accommodation in the Amazon
Walk through the treetops on one of Latin America's highest canopy walkways
Perfect for nature-loving kids and grown-ups too
Individual bungalows and suites built from natural materials with excellent jungle amenities such as ceiling fans, hot water, and organic bath products
Every guest at Inkaterra has a 100% carbon neutral hotel stay
Exotic, yet accessible - a short flight from Cuzco followed by a 1-hour boat journey
A full program of activities including boat tours, guided nature walks, nocturnal safaris, fishing, bird watching, and visits to a local community, a family program is also available
Experience a taste of the Peruvian Amazon at this very comfortable jungle lodge with excellent service and cuisine. Exotic yet reachable, it sits in a private reserve on the banks of Madre de Dios River, an unforgettable introduction to this amazingly bio diverse region.
Discover the surrounding jungle's fauna and flora with an included program of activities and excursions and experience this awe-inspiring natural haven of trees, insects and mammals. A web of tree-trunk sidewalks join Reserva Amazonica’s lodges and 8 kms of trails wind through the jungle that surround the lodge.
The lodge features one of Latin America’s largest tree canopy walkways, comprising a system of towers and hanging bridges high in the forest canopy. Carefully camouflaged, it allows guests to watch and interact with species. The reserve also features the ‘Anaconda walk’, a series of raised platforms at ground level to make exploring the forest floor easy. Guests can also take to the river for a sunset or half-day cruise to explore deeper into the amazing Amazon jungle, accompanied by an expert bilingual guide.
The 35 jungle cabanas and suites are illuminated at night by lanterns, have beds shrouded with muslin and hammocks swinging in the porch ways. The sound of the jungle in the background adds to the magical and enchanting ambience.
The small ENA spa offers indigenous plant treatments and massages by sunset, the perfect way to relax after a long day exploring one of the most diverse biospheres in the world.
The lodge's 35 private thatched-roof cabañas and suites are inspired by native Amazon design and combine natural materials with contemporary amenities. All include a screened porch and hammocks, tropical ceiling fans, warm water showers, lanterns, low-impact electricity and organic bath products.
Children are very welcome to come and stay at the lodge. Special excursions tailored to children's interests can be arranged upon request.
Reserva Amazonica has a restaurant, bar, small spa, dining pavilion, canopy and butterfly house.
At the restaurant, dishes using local foods are creatively prepared for you. They are served in the dining pavilion which has been built around the trunk of a strangler fig.
The lodge offers fabulous excursions in small groups. The excursions vary in length and focus and are included in the nightly rate except those that require special schedules with a private guide.
Location & Directions
Near Puerto Maldonado, Peru
Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica is adjacent to the lush Tambopata National Reserve, where the Madre de Dios River meanders through the Southern Peru rainforest region, known as the Biodiversity Capital of Peru.
When to go
Puerto Maldonado is in the tropical Amazon Basin. The climate is hot and humid at all times. The average annual temperature is 26 °C with the months of August and September being the hottest. Annual rainfall exceeds 1,000 millimeters (3.3 ft). The wet season is from October to April, road travel often becomes impossible during this time.