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Amazon River, Iquitos

#1 of 7 in Nature in Loreto Region
Water Body · Nature / Park
Amazon River is the largest river in the world. Take an excursion on the river to see firsthand the abundance of wildlife that flourishes in the humid rainforest surroundings like monkeys, sloths, birds, and reptiles. Go fishing for piranha, try local fruit and vegetables, and explore the numerous smaller tributaries of the massive river. You can choose from among numerous excursion packages, boat trips, and cruises offered to customize your trip on the Peruvian stretch of the Amazon. You can venture deep into the rainforest with professional guides and meet the indigenous people that inhabit the lush forest area. Use our Iquitos planner to arrange your visit to Amazon River and other attractions in Iquitos.
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  • We spend several nights aboard the Iberostar Heritage Grand Amazon. It was a beautiful ship with comfortable spacious rooms, incredible dining room, and Caipirinha on the top deck while staying cool.....  more »
  • Great 5 day 4 night cruise aboard luxury boat. Tours and personnel exceeded my expectations. Boat is superb and food was excellent. Would have given a 5 but was never told what drinks were free...  more »
  • The river is impossible to adequately describe and pictures don't do it justice! Don't just go and look. Hire a boat, they are very reasonable, and go explore. It is well worth the trip! Just...  more »

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