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Tapiche Reserve, Iquitos
(4.9/5 based on 80+ 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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  • Tapiche Reserve is a true Rainforest and Wildlife adventure. It is not for the faint of heart as it requires stamina and resolve to walk through thick forest looking for Wildlife. However it is for pe...  more »
  • Beautiful reserve to observe animals and birds. Mega recommended for adventurers and lovers of landscape.
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  • I love it there. Nothing artificial, pure jungle, lovely jungle with free living animals, romantic view on river. It is done for the animals and not against it. Katoo was perfect guide. I relaxed tota...  more »