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AMAZON RAINFOREST: TAILOR-MADE PHOTO HOLIDAY

GROUP SIZE:

1 - 4 people

LOCATION:

Tambopata, Peru

DURATION:

 min. 5  days / max. 10 days

MIN AGE:

 12 Years

Our Amazon Rainforest Tailor-made Private Tours are a perfect option if you are looking for something truly unique to you. By choosing this bespoke photo tour option, you with work directly with your expert guide to create a tour that is tailored to your photographic needs. The Amazon Rainforest is full of biodiversity with photographic opportunities of every kind, and you can decide how you would like to experience it.

PHOTOGRAPHIC OPPORTUNITIES

A.   TAMBOPATA, MADRE DE DIOS, PERU

  • Opportunities to photograph some of the worlds most stunning predators of the Amazon Rainforest such as the Jaguar, Giant River Otter, and the lucid Puma.

  • Visit the largest Macaw Claylick in the world for a remarkable photographic experience. Hundreds of Macaws, Parakeets, and Parrots visit Chuncho Claylick daily, making for an incredible day of sensory overload.

  • Get close to Tambopata’s insects in their thousands and the impressive one thousand and twenty species of butterfly in their vast variety of colour and design.

  • Close and personal sightings of the Red Howler Monkey, Squirrel Monkey, Brown Capuchin, and Saddle Backed Tamarin.

  • Great and regular sightings of a variety of coloured snakes and frogs that provide great photographic opportunities.

  • Possible sightings of Giant Ant Eater, Tamandua, Tayra and other interesting mammals that fill this vast rainforest of Tambopata with life.

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LOCATION

TAMBOPATA, MADRE DE DIOS, PERU

Our Peruvian wildlife photography tours are located in the Tambopata region of Madre de Dios. In this unique location situated in the Southwest part of the Amazon, we are able to offer our guests two different types of forest: floodplains & terrafirma. The incredible changes in forest provide an array of unique wildlife that come in many shapes and sizes. From the Howler Monkeys of the treetops, down to the majestic Jaguars of the forest floor, this forest brings a unique variety of wildlife for your next photography tour.

 
 
 

When to visit the Amazon Rainforest

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Best Time to Visit

RECOMENDED  PERIOD  APRIL - JUNE

Our experts recommend visiting the Tambopata Region between the months of April and June. During this time of the year, you are able to avoid the rainy season and the extreme humidity that falls between November and February. April, May and June are ideal months to visit the Amazon Rainforest to build a portfolio encompassing all of the wildlife the Amazon has to offer. What you can expect in the months of April, May and June

The forest is still wet and dense, with fruits and flowers all around, providing plenty of food, allowing for wildlife to flourish

The rain has become less frequent, but has left plenty of excess water for amphibians and reptiles to thrive

Birdlife is incredible during this time of year, ideal for any bird photographer

Offspring of frogs and snakes roam freely making great photographic opportunities.

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Is a Tailor-made Photo Tour right for you?

If you are not sure if a Tailor-made Tour is right for you, here are some things to consider that should help you decide.

Are you planning a couples holiday, but only one of you are interested in photography? That's ok! We have plenty of options for our non-photography guests. Creating a bespoke tour with us allows you to decide how much photography will be incorporated into your holiday. While you are out on a photoshoot, your partner can join along or schedule a different activity of their choice. 

 

We offer family holidays for those who have children that are interested in wildlife conservation and wildlife photography. We love to share our knowledge with younger generations and see them take interest in the beauty of nature. If you are planning your next wildlife focused family holiday, we are happy to create a tour that is perfect for your family (minimum age is 12 years).

If an Intensive Photography Tour is something that you are looking for, then look no farther. The Amazon Rainforest is full of endless photographic opportunities that are perfect for any wildlife or nature photographer. Your guide Mark A Fernley is an expert guide in the area and has been photographing wildlife in Tambopata for over 10 years. His expertise will provide you with ample opportunity to build the most impeccable wildlife photography portfolio imaginable.

If you are not sure if a Bespoke Private Tour is right for you, feel free to EMAIL US to discuss your options. 

 
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READY TO BOOK?

Contact us today to start planning your Amazon Rainforest Photography Tour. Our experts guarantee a quick response within 24 hours. Fill out the form here to start creating your Bespoke Photo Holiday today!

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Why book your next photo holiday with us?

Personal interactions with the tour leaders, from start to finish
 

We are flexible with your photographic needs, making sure you get the best out of your photographic holiday
 

Our expert photographers and tour leaders have worked in this area of the Amazon Rainforest for over 10 years.
 

Untamed Photography Tours works with one of the top lodges in this destination, ensuring the safety, comfort, and professionalism our guests deserve
 

We work closely with professional guides, photographers, and naturalists with years of experience to provide the best possible experience and wildlife photography opportunities for each guest

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PLANNING YOUR TOUR

There are many options to consider when planning your photography tour in the Amazon Rainforest. We have put together some of the best things to do while on tour in the Tambopata region. Here are some of the top activities in the area.

RAINFOREST TREKS

Usually there are two Day walk per day so we cover as much ground as possible to find and photograph the wild areas of the Peruvian Rainforest. Here you will have the chances to photograph Howler Monkeys, Brown Capuchins, Collard Peccary, Tayra, numerous bird species and much more. Sightings of large cats such as Ocelot, Jaguar and Puma can be spotted to photograph if lucky.

VISIT AN OXBOW LAKE

These day trips to Oxbow lakes will consist of a canoe rowed by local Peruvians. You will get great opportunities to photograph Giant River Otters , Capped Herons, Hoatzins, King fishers and more. This relaxing environment is also home to Anacondas and black Caiman making great photo opportunities.

CANOPY TOWER

The canopy tower located deep in the rainforest holds ample opportunities for bird in flight photography, primate photography and arboreal mammal photography. Also landscape photographs of the canopy can be done at the top of this tower making it worth your while.

 
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CHUNCHO CLAYLICK

This all day trip is to take you up river to the world biggest Macaw Claylick where Scarlet Macaws, Red and Green Macaws, Blue and Yellow Macaws and many Paraquats are seen feeding on the clay. This is a great photographic opportunity for all wildlife photography enthusiasts.

RIVERBOAT RIDE

Out 4 hour boat ride is designed to photograph mammals and birds on the side of the Tambopata River. In a private boat, you will be taken up river with a packed lunch in search for all wildlife that your camera seeks out.

NIGHT WALKS

Night walks are some of the most adventurous walks here in the Amazon Rainforest. Macro photography is done most of the time focusing on snakes, frogs and insects. Other species of mammals roam the rainforest mid canopy and ground making these walks great for flash photography.

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CANOPY TOWER

We will be staying at a quaint eco-lodge in the heart of the Peruvian Amazon Rainforest. The lodge is surrounded by fruit trees and native flowers, which are perfect for attracting a great amount of colourful butterflies and birds, meaning there is plenty of wildlife to admire from your front porch. 

CHUNCHO CLAYLICK

We will be staying at a quaint eco-lodge in the heart of the Peruvian Amazon Rainforest. The lodge is surrounded by fruit trees and native flowers, which are perfect for attracting a great amount of colourful butterflies and birds, meaning there is plenty of wildlife to admire from your front porch. 

LAKE SANDOVAL

We will be staying at a quaint eco-lodge in the heart of the Peruvian Amazon Rainforest. The lodge is surrounded by fruit trees and native flowers, which are perfect for attracting a great amount of colourful butterflies and birds, meaning there is plenty of wildlife to admire from your front porch. 

ACCOMMODATION

You will be staying at a beautifully designed eco-lodge in the heart of the Peruvian Amazon Rainforest. This newly refreshed lodge is surrounded by fruit trees and native flowers, perfect for attracting a great amount of colourful butterflies and birds, meaning there is plenty of wildlife to admire without having to leave your front porch. Each luxurious room has incredible views of the rainforest with an open concept allowing your to be immersed in nature at all times. The lodge will provide a beautiful display of traditional Peruvian cuisine each day allowing you to dip your toes into true Peruvian culture. 

 
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