Puerto Maldonado


Is the main city of Madre de Dios and the starting point of travels to the jungle. In the vicinity is the Manú National Park. These are some of the most pristine primary forests in the world, which include several lakes, where hundreds of birds, including macaws feed on clay.

Main Attractions

General Information

Altitude max:
500 MAMSL (Boca Manu)

Altitude min:
183 MAMSL (Puerto Maldonado)


Hot and HumidMaximum: 77°F / 26°C. Minimum: 24°F / 8°C. Rainy season: December to March

Access Routes

By Air: Daily flights from Lima (1 hour and 35 min) and flights from Cusco (35 min)