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Iquitos Amazon Cruises

The Peruvian Amazon rainforest is one of the last easily accessible virgin tropical rainforests of the world. Conservation International considers it widely unexplored and one of the global Mega Diversity Hot Spots. Toucans, macaws, parrots, tamarin monkeys, red squirrels and black alligators are among the many wildlife species to keep an eye out for as you cruise along one of its many rivers or creeks.

Cruises along the rivers of the Amazon basin, are reached from Iquitos airport in the north of Peru. There are excellent luxury ships and a variety of other river boats, including the small Cattleya Journey for private charter. 

Click or see below for our range of Amazon Cruises in Peru. Want to see more of The Amazon? Visit the Amazon regions of Brazil or Ecuador

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Accommodation
in Iquitos Amazon Cruises

Aria Amazon

The Aria Amazon is the peak of luxury in the Peruvian rainforest wilderness

The Delfin I

The most exclusive small river vessel, with only 8 passengers, to cruise the Amazon Basin.

The Delfin II

Immerse yourself in the Amazon aboard the luxurious Delfin II and enjoy regular excursions into the jungle.

The Cattleya

Beautiful eight passenger boutique cruise through the Amazon

The Phytelephas

Phytelephas was constructed in 2014 with 16 cabins. Will take you to Ucayali River and Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, ven…

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