Adventure travel at it’s best.
“The primeval rainforest of the Amazon Basin continues to fire the imagination of dreamers and explorers”. Come along on this amazing journey by International Expeditions as they take you into the wild Amazon. With 28 years of exploring, they have been adapting to all the changes and will give you the best this part of the world has to offer. You can still walk amid the protected forest and discover the mystic rainforest.
.Start your journey in Iquitos, Peru. A city of 600,000 with no roads or highways to the outside world-only air and water. Here is where you will board La Amatista, your home for 7 nights. She is a charming , comfortable, air conditioned riverboat that will take you deep into the Amazon. Good food, new friends and a new world to explore.
Stopping at small villages and visit the local people, stroll through their gardens, visit schools or enjoy a game of soccer. The most amazing colored birds, herons, wattled jacanas and horned screamers greet us daily. Many kinds of monkeys such as monk sakis, red howlers, saddle-backed tamarins and squirrel are everywhere.
Rio Ucayali into the Pacaya-Samiria Reserve. We have lots of time to board our skiffs for nighttime excursions to see nocturnal wildlife.