Amazon River Cruising aboard Amazon Clipper

From Manuas, Brazil
  • Amazon Jungle
  • Brazil
  • Cruising
  • Wildlife
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Tour Description

Amazon Clipper Cruises offers distinctly Amazonian boats for your touring pleasure. Each boat has unique characteristics and provides tourists with the ultimate safety, comfort and reliability.  Do not miss the opportunity to visit the Brazilian Amazon on one of our fantastic Amazon River Cruises.

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Cruise through remote areas of the Amazon

Observe birds, monkeys, caimans, snakes, dolphins and frogs

Go on jungle walks and canoe trips to discover some of the exotic Amazon wildlife

Tour Itinerary

Day 1
Manaus

Wednesday - Meeting at the lobby of the Tropical Hotel at 14:00 hrs. Boarding and depart upstream on the Rio Negro while we drink a fresh fruit juice and listen to information about the facilities. After a snack we meet in the leisure room for lectures about the Amazon so that we will get a good start on understanding Amazon preservation and ecology. After dinner we will explore little creeks from our canoes and listen to the sounds of nocturnal animals with the possibility of observing birds, frogs, snakes and caimans.

Day 2
Anavilhanas National Park

Early this morning we explore our surroundings from our canoes, along the water's edge while we mainly observe fruit eating birds like parrots and toucans. After breakfast we go for a jungle walk, we discover many surprising fragrances in leaves, fruits, wood and animals. Around midday we return and we may go for a swim, before lunch. In the afternoon we navigate through the Anavilhanas National Park, one of the world`s largest fresh water archipelagos, a labyrinth of waterways. In the late afternoon we embark in our canoes and learn more about this wonderful nature park.

Day 3
Amazon River

Early this morning we spend a little time fishing for piranhas and other fish. After breakfast we visit a native community where we find many of the typical Amazonian fruits like Cupuaçu and Tapereba, and palm trees like Açaí, Tucumã and Pupunha. We learn about the preparation of manioc flour and the health and education situation of the children. After lunch we are landing on one of the white sandy beaches to swim in the dark water and enjoy the pink river dolphins. Exploring by canoe and scouingt for wildlife in the late afternoon. On the way toward the Amazon River we will be served our dinner.

Day 4
Lago Janauari Ecological Park Depart

Early this morning we explore the Lago Janauari Ecological Park. This area is usually a very good place to observe wildlife and a chance to see the “Victoria Regia:” the giant water lily. While we have breakfast we navigate to the "Meeting of the Waters", the confluence of two of the world`s largest rivers, the Amazon and the Negro. Now is time to return to the Tropical Hotel landing-platform while we enjoy fine views of Manaus` waterfront. Arrival at 11:30 hrs.

What’s Included

Accommodation
  • Included Copy 20 Accommodation onboard Amazon Clipper Cruise Traditional in double room
  • Included Copy 31 Upgrades to Amazon Premuim River cruise are available
Food
  • Included Copy 20 All meals on board
Fees & Services
  • Included Copy 20 Daily excursions
  • Included Copy 20 English speaking guides
Transportation
Amazon Clipper | Amazon Cruise Ship

16 Passengers

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Duration

4 days

Price from

$1,065 USD

Per person, twin share

Departure dates available on request
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