Amazon River, Iquitos

4.5
#1 of 8 in Nature in Loreto Region
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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  • Took a boat cruise with RF Expeditions. Highly recommended to go with an experienced crew like them. They knew all the right places to go.  more »
  • Love this place. It's unique, magical, fun.. much to do, a lot to feel. I really recommend that anyone travel to get to know the Amazon in some of its parts, what you live there is amazing.
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  • The Amazon is a remarkable river, so many faces, moods, with an attitude! I really enjoyed being around an on it.  more »
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