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Iquitos 16000, Peru
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely cruise from Iquitos down Amazon tributaries to the river itself. Superb photo opportunities for various birds, monkeys, grey and pink dolphins and cayman.The trek into part of the forest with a local guide was very informative, together with the trip to a local...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank stanl34
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a nice place to visit, really the Amazon is beautiful, traveling is the best thing to do, Iquios is a slightly expensive city since it is practically an island and the supplies only arrive by boat sailing for almost 5 days what makes inputs are...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank raidercanayo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful experience in Ecuador on a Tropical Herping trip to 3 Eco resorts - Napo, Mindo, and Mashpi. Great photography and wonderful wildlife and accommodations. We wanted to top this off with a trip down the Amazon for more photography and wildlife....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank rtvernick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent three nights on the Aqua Expeditions riverboat, the Aria Amazon, with my family. Our safari trips on the river were very exciting and our guides were exceptionally knowledgeable. The boat was superbly equipped, scrupulously clean, with excellent staff and the most delicious food....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Alice B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Amazon River is amazing and beautiful! Full of so many amazing creatures (caiman, pink dolphins, so many fish, snakes, etc) it’s so nice to see and travel along. Don’t let fear stop you from coming, this place is beautiful !

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Katycita221
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit to the Amazon in Peru. We were met at Iquitos airport by Aria staff and immediately brought via a/c coach to a great local restaurant to meet the rest of our shipmates. A short boat ride to the Aria and we were...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 7 February 2019

A friend & I just spent 7 days on Aqua Expeditions Aria. The experience was amazing - the guides & crew are focused on showing us the best of the Amazon river basin. We saw tons of birds, dolphins, monkeys, sloths & more. January is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TLL2008
Reviewed 6 February 2019

Highly recommend you take a multi-day boat tour with a reputable company such as Amazon Explorer. Boating, canoeing, birdwatching and animal viewing in the jungle is an experience not to be missed!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JHRichardson
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

June through November is "dry" season in Amazon, so fewer mosquitos/rain! Trip requires fair amount of preventative health care, so give yourself time. Also need Brazilian visa. Traveled on Crystal Cruises for first time. Without reservation, this is best cruise ever. Ship is 800+ the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Linda H
Reviewed 2 February 2019

We had planned and booked our river cruise almost 2 years in advance. Our group booked the entire Amitista cruise boat thru G Adventures and operated by Jungle Experience for January 2019. From the moment we boarded the ship and entered our cabins it was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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QueenM
21 December 2018|
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Response from Smichols2009 | Reviewed this property |
do the 7 days. You will go much further into the jungle - 3 days really only just takes you out of sight of Nauta - it's great but really just a taste. The food on our boat, the Spondias, was spectacular, the guiding... More
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BriggsFancy
6 July 2018|
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NO, it is not, but it has ceiling fans which makes it tolerable. We went in October when it is fairly warm and of course humid, but after a night of sleeping it wasn't so bad. I would go to bed without any covers and wake up... More
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DEL67NJ
5 July 2018|
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Response from anthonyjames1000 | Reviewed this property |
don't know in which country that part of the amazon is in but most south American countries use ether 2 pin round some use 2 pin flat hope that helps
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