A magical place awaits in Puerto Maldonado: Lake Sandoval

In Tambopata National Reserve it is possible to find one of the most beautiful lakes in the Peruvian Amazon, the Lake Sandoval. A mirror that reflects the blue sky in its clear and calm waters, where sailing becomes a relaxed and comfortable ride. Getting to this natural paradise is a simple drive from the city of Puerto Maldonado.

The prime location of Lake Sandoval can accommodate different animal species that coexist harmoniously. Giant Otters or river wolves are very frequent visitors, invading with strong sounds from its herd.

Many species of birds reach the lake’s shores, among them especially are the macaws and parrots that, with a happy prattle, do away with the local silence. According to the studies in the surrounding areas of Lake Sandoval you can find up to 1,000 species of birds, an ideal spot for birdwatching.