AMAZON RIVERBOAT ADVENTURE
Experience the Amazon in style! Led by an Amazon Reserve naturalist guide, your cruise includes daily excursions to reveal the exotic wildlife that calls the rainforest home. You’ll have ample opportunities to spot wildlife up-close along this incredible river.
Explore the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve – the largest national park in Peru, dine on food fresh from the jungle, spot pink dolphins on the Amazon River, interact with members of the local community, learn the intricacies of Amazon wildlife
• Recharge: Local Shaman Visit, Pacaya Samiria National Reserve
• Local living: Local Indigenous Family Visit, Pacaya Samiria National Reserve
• Arrival transfer
• Cruise aboard the Amatista Amazon Riverboat (four nights)
• Orientation tour of Iquitos
• Launches and land excursions with our expert naturalist team
• Internal flights
• All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
• Six breakfasts, five lunches, five dinners
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Day 1: Lima
Arrive at any time, an arrival transfer is included.
Day 2: Lima/Iquitos
Catch an early flight to Iquitos and transfer to the Amazon Riverboat. The river exploration begins with two boat excursions by motorized skiff, one during the day and one at night. Watch as the jungle comes alive with nocturnal species at nighttime. During free time, relax on board and soak in the natural beauty.
Day 3: Pacaya Samiria National Reserve
Head out into the Pacaya Samiria Reserve on a boat excursion and search for monkeys, sloths, and macaws. In the afternoon, take a walk through the jungle and visit a local community to learn about their traditions. After dinner, opt to go on a night excursion to Piranha Creek.
Day 4: Pacaya Samiria National Reserve
Explore the town of Nauta before continuing to cruise down the Amazon River. In the afternoon enjoy a jungle walk and learn about medicinal plants, search for monkeys and keep an eye out for reptiles.
Day 5-7: Pacaya Samiria National Reserve
Explore the Amazon River and some of its tributaries in the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve. In the constantly changing Amazon we offer flexible itineraries, the naturalists onboard tailor each departure to the surroundings and water levels to ensure you get the most out of your Amazon adventure. Over the next few days, enjoy shore excursions, night excursions, educational lectures, a visit to a local shaman, an indigenous village, and the incredible wildlife of this lush area.
Day 8: Pacaya Samiria National Reserve/Lima
In the morning explore the shoreline by motorized skiff keeping your eyes out for birds, monkeys and sloths. Leave the peacefulness of the river behind en route stop at the manatee rescue centre before catching a flight back to Lima. Enjoy the evening in the city.
Day 9: Lima
Depart at any time.
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