Nature & Wildlife

Conservation at Home | Help save the rainforest

Did you know, 814 bird species have been registered within the grounds of Inkaterra Hotels and areas of influence? That’s equivalent to 93% of Costa Rica’s total bird diversity! But, here in the Peruvian Amazon, deforestation is rife, and Inkaterra are working hard to conserve the habitat of native birds through various sustainability projects. Fancy […]

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Rutland Birdfair 2017

This weekend, twitchers and wildlife enthusiasts from all over the world flocked to the Rutland Water Nature Reserve in England for the 2017 annual Birdfair. Bringing together people and companies from across the whole spectrum of the birdwatching industry, the Birdfair offered educational lectures and hundreds of stands from exhibitors showcasing everything from binoculars and […]

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Spectacled Andean Bear the star of new Peruvian coin

As the only species of bear in Peru, the Spectacled Andean Bear enjoys somewhat of a celebrity status, and we are delighted to hear about the introduction of a brand new engraved coin set to be introduced in Peru, which is to feature none other than our treasured bear. We here at Inkaterra are only […]

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From Darkest Peru, We Will Miss You

We were deeply saddened to hear of the news that Michael Bond, creator of the much revered Paddington Bear, passed away last week. Bond was a true literary sensation who brought smiles to many faces, thanks to over 200 much loved children’s books and short stories for adults. Of Bond’s success it is, of course, A Bear Called […]

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Hide and seek at Inkaterra

What makes an Inka-redible guest experience, you ask? Immaculate accommodation, impeccable service or delicious food perhaps?  At Inkaterra we offer much more. An enchanting aspect of the Inkaterra experience is the opportunity for guests to be fully integrated into the natural habitat that surrounds our properties, catching a glimpse of our fauna friends in their […]

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Celebrating International Migratory Bird Day

A little birdy’s  told us that International Migratory Bird Day (IMBD) is about to take flight too. This weekend, 13th-14th May, sees bird enthusiasts, “Twitchers”, flock together in support of birding conservation initiatives across the Americas. Created in 1993 by visionaries at the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center and the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, IMBD continues to host more […]

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Earth Hour 2017: Celebrate with Inkaterra

Last week, Earth Hour was celebrated by millions of people across the globe, and those staying at Inkaterra were no exception. As part of their constant commitment to the protection of the environment, Inkaterra Reserva Amazónica’s eco-tourism team rolled up their sleeves and gathered guests together, in a joint effort to clean up litter and discarded […]

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World Book Day 2017 | The real life Paddington Bear

World Book Day is a worldwide celebration of authors, illustrators, books and reading – it’s the largest celebration of its kind, commemorated in over 100 countries all over the world. To mark the special occasion, we’re going to delve into one of our favourite conservation stories; our efforts to save the real life Paddington Bear. […]

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Hide and Seek around Inkaterra

This month has been super busy for our Explorer Guides with some exciting rare sightings of rare wildlife species. We’ve been lucky enough to have several spottings recently, which have been featured in our newsletter, but here is a little bit more information in case you missed it. From Snakes to Sloths, we’ve included a […]

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