Tres Chimbadas Lake, Tambopata National Reserve

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#5 of 10 in Parks in Madre de Dios Region
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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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  • Even though we visited Tres Chimbadas Lake in the rain we thoroughly enjoyed our hike to the lake and our time on the boat watch the lake otters, birds, and finally Piranha Fishing. So easy to catch m...  more »
  • I thoroughly enjoyed Pirana fishing. There were heaps in the water. Got bites immediately when the bait hit the water. You have to be extremely quick on the strike as they strip the bait so quick. Cau...  more »
  • Peaceful and relaxing 2 hours on a catamaran punt. No motors or outside noise, just the sounds of the gently lapping water and the jungle. Chance to spot Black Cayman, Kingfishers, Anhingas or "Snake ...  more »