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Tapiche Reserve, Iquitos
(4.9/5 based on 75+ reviews on the web)
For a truly secluded Amazonian experience, look no further than Tapiche Reserve, a privately owned and operated conservation area accessible only by waterway. Wildlife here includes endangered species such as jaguars, giant armadillo, harpy eagles, and the Brazilian tapir, so you'll spot all kinds of creatures along the trail through lush, thick jungle. The 1,540 hectare (3,805 acre) reserve exists on a strictly no-hunting and conservation-led principle; ticket sales go toward the efforts at preserving this Amazonian paradise. Due to its distance from the nearest town, the attraction doesn't draw crowds--making it the perfect place if you're seeking something remote. Plan to visit Tapiche Reserve during your Iquitos vacation using our convenient Iquitos family vacation planner.
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  • We spent 4 incredible days at the Tapiche Reserve. Starting with the trip from Iquitos to the Reserve you’ll soon realize that you're going to have a memorable experience. The trip up the river involv...  more »
  • I searched a lot to find a jungle reserve in Peru and finally choose Tapiche Reserve based on all the great reviews I read. I'm glad I did. It was an incredible experience. I went with my teenage son ...  more »
  • really not nice experience, met beautiful animal there, unfortunately the weather was not us as the day of the visit rained torrentially, but peer was super
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