Things to know before your trip
Puerto Maldonado, is the capital of Madre de Dios, and is known as the capital of biodiversity in Peru because of its great variety of flora and fauna. This city is full of adventure! Dare to explore the jungle of Puerto Maldonado and enjoy its beautiful landscapes and delicious food. You won’t regret it.
Puerto Maldonado has a humid and warm weather. The temperature can go from 20ºC (68ºF) to 40ºC (104ºF) during September. However, in the wind season (june and july) the temperature can drop down to 17ºC (62ºF). The rain seadon is between December and March.
Where to stay
You can book a hotel inside the Tambopata National Reserve or you can choose to stay in the city of Puerto Maldonado and take full-day excursions from there with a tour agency. In the city you will find cheap hostels for $10 per night and also expensive resorts that will charge you up to $300 per night.