Tres Chimbadas Lake, Tambopata National Reserve
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Explore Tres Chimbadas Lake, a pristine natural pool located within the Posada Amazonas. Reap the rewards of the 45-minute trek through the Posada Amazonas with a guided boat tour across the 2 km (1.25 mi) oxbow lake, where sightings of endangered mammals such as the giant river otter are common. These resourceful creatures reside within the biodiverse protected forest surrounding the lake, and can be seen in the water, feeding and playing in cohesive groups. Keep an eye out for Hymenaea trees around the lake; they can grow up to an incredible 50 m (164 ft) tall. By using our Tambopata National Reserve trip itinerary builder, you can arrange your visit to Tres Chimbadas Lake and other attractions in Tambopata National Reserve.
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  • Sunrise and rain forest sounds in the morning is a very special and beautiful experience, sailing trip with an experienced guide who was good to spot and explain about the different birds, animals and fish.
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  • The Lake is an area of wonderful blends between nature, silence, native species and glow.
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  • Whether you are here well Piranhas comes Doo (fun, but more a gimmick) or enjoy the views and all the fauna who joined silence careful shows, no matter: it is a good place here! Piece also cooler than on land (but keep in mind the unrelenting Sun; there is no indent shadow of course). Giant Otters can show itself, as well as a variety of birds. Keep mainly to the sunset (and then take a good head lamp for the way back...!)
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