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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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  • The biggest fluvial archipelago of the world invites tourists to marvel at the creeks, Islands, vegetation, fish, birds and animals. I made the visit aboard the ship Iberostar Amazon. Simply unforgettable. Access to streams is made by large and fast boats with the presence of tabs that show the details and the curiosities of the place.
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  • The nature of most beautiful to offer you, dazzle this wonder is a gift of God, live around these islands is indescribable. Anything goes to meet her.
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  • It was a very nice ride. We've been through several islands at the end of the day with a wonderful sunset. Is unmissable
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