Rainforest Expeditions is a Peruvian Ecotourism company which was founded in 1989 to connect travellers to the vast wilderness of the Tambopata National Reserve, without sacriﬁcing comfort or accessibility. Their range of unique rainforest programs consists of engaging activities that foster an intriguing blend of nature, culture, science and adventure in the Peruvian Amazon.
The Tambopata rainforest, a biodiversity hotspot situated on the southern side of the Tambopata River, this huge area of beautiful lowland rainforests harbours an equally impressive array of biodiversity. The numbers of species that make their homes in these rainforests demonstrate why the Tambopata region is often referred to as the most biodiverse place on Earth. It harbours:
- More than 10,000 species of plants
- Over 600 species of birds
- 200 species of mammals
- More than 1,000 butterfly species!
- Literally thousands of species of insects
- Well over 100 species of amphibians and reptiles
Rainforest Expeditions works with three main lodges in the wild rainforests of Tambopata. Check out our Lodge Comparison Chart to help you decide which one is best for you.