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Bora Indians, Iquitos

Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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1/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web
Gain insight into indigenous culture and rituals by visiting Bora Indians. This native Amazonian tribe of about 2,000 members lives in areas throughout Peru, Brazil, and Colombia, mainly occupying forested settlements. You'll learn more about the rites and ancient natural medicines of the Bora, and also have the opportunity to partake in customary tribal dances performed by tribal members. Consider buying some of their traditional handicrafts as souvenirs of your trip. For Bora Indians and beyond, use our Iquitos family vacation planner to get the most from your Iquitos vacation.
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  • This is so fake, with pressure tactics to make you purchase their stuff. Have to pay 20 soles per person to have a picture. Felt cheated. 
  • We came here on our last day and immediately noticed how different it was from other "communities" (then we were told the others are fake and just make a show for money). We meet Rafael, the curaca or...  read more »
  • It is a very famous Indian community and knowing them is almost mandatory. However, the experience is not good because that feels that they just want your money. After a couple of quick dances, all members of the tribe you harass looking to sell you their crafts, often at very high prices. Made me feel very uncomfortable. The only reason to go would be to have a photo to show to others.
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