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Tapiche Reserve, Iquitos

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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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  • You can arrive by local bus, is cheap and they will leave you at the front of ther eserve, on your way back there is a bus stop. Check beforehand the times when they are availble to the public, a guid...  more »
  • The tapiche reserve is a private reserve owned by the most inspiring man I have ever met and who was also our guide for the tour. Because it is a little hard to access, this area is not touristic at a...  more »
  • an excellent choice to spend the day and be in contact with nature. It is one of the best options that provides city
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