Located in the Amazon Rainforest the city of Puerto Maldonado offers countless outdoor adventures. Flying to Puerto Maldonado is the easiest way to arrive at the culturally-rich city in Southeastern Peru.
Best of the Amazon
Visit the three national parks, located just outside the city, to experience the Amazon. Consider staying at lodges within the rainforest, as they combine rustic amenities with extraordinary views of the jungle and wildlife. If you are looking to spend just a day in the rainforest take advantage of the numerous jungle nature hikes. To get views above the rainforest, go on an adventurous zip line tours. Puerto Maldonado is home to a vibrant food scene ranging from traditional Peruvian food to delicacies straight from the Amazon.
Tips for visiting Puerto Maldonado
The city is very walkable. Due to the humid climate, motor-tricycle taxis are the most common form of inner-city transportation. Puerto Maldonado is an isolated town, making for long bus transfers from other cities long. Flying to Puerto Maldonado with LATAM is the easiest way to explore the Amazon.