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Arquipelago de Anavilhanas, Manaus

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This secluded jungle archipelago, boasting upward of 400 islands, is the perfect place for you to appreciate the unique ecology of the Amazon. Lying upriver from Manaus on the Rio Negro, Arquipelago de Anavilhanas is a naturalist’s paradise, both biodiverse and beautiful. You can explore the 1,000 sq km (386 sq mi) labyrinth of dense forest, creeks, swamps, and beaches by boat or board a small plane for some spectacular aerial views. A local guide will help you keep your bearings, as well as identify the abundance of flora and fauna. Keep your eyes peeled for monkeys, sloths, giant arapaima fish, black caimans, and the elusive manatee. Should you go swimming in the warm waters, you'll very likely be joined by schools of friendly pink dolphins. Plan to visit Arquipelago de Anavilhanas during your Manaus vacation using our convenient Manaus vacation generator.
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  • Meet the Amazon is magically fantastic. The boat trips and kayak are impressive. Worth seeing the porpoises and enjoyed staying at the Anavilhamas Lodge by the diversity of tours. Prefer full season!
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  • It has structure for jungle tours several hotels and a nearby town-Novo Airão-should there be any need.
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  • great place to introduce the simple nature and children safely. Unspoiled forests, river beaches and beautiful scenery.
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