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Where is the Mekong River?
Where is the Mekong River?

  |   Mekong River

Before boarding a Mekong River cruise, you will need to answer the question, where is the Mekong River? The river flows through China, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia.

Why Go to Myanmar?
Why Go to Myanmar?

  |   Myanmar

From unspoilt natural landscapes to ancient Buddhist architecture, friendly locals to mouth-watering food, are you asking yourself, why go to Myanmar? Read on for 8 fantastic reasons why we think you should travel to this fascinating country this year. 

Best Hotels in Cusco
Best Hotels in Cusco

  |   Hotels

With so many visitors coming and going throughout the year, you can be sure Cusco offers a huge range of accommodation to fit every budget – but we are just going to focus on the nicest ones. Without further ado, here are our top picks for best hotels in Cusco.

What Country do the Galapagos Islands Belong To?
What Country do the Galapagos Islands Belong To?

  |   Galapagos

As one of the most remote island chains in the world, there can be some confusion over what country do the Galapagos Islands belong to. This post will briefly recap the history of the islands and how they were first discovered, before discussing their evolution under the ownership of Ecuador. 

Amazon Tours
Amazon Tours

  |   Amazon Tours

Amazon tours are one of the most intriguing travel choices on earth. The Amazon Rainforest spans an area of over 2 million square miles across nine different countries. As the largest tropical rainforest in the world, the Amazon is not only a mind-boggling sight to behold, but it also performs an essential task by acting as a giant lung.

Paukan 2007 River Cruise:  Expert Review
Paukan 2007 River Cruise: Expert Review

  |   Myanmar

The Paukan 2007 is a lovely river vessel and boutique hotel that sails the Irrawaddy and Chindwin Rivers of Myanmar (Burma). The ship was built in the Myanmar Shipyards in Yangon by local craftsmen furnished with both modern and traditional motifs. Aboard the Paukan 2007 there are 29 private cabins carrying a total of 55 guests at maximum capacity with 30 crew at your service.

Endemic Species of Galapagos
Endemic Species of Galapagos

  |   Wildlife & Flora

From fur seals to finches, giant tortoises to marine lizards, we’ve uncovered some of the most charismatic endemic Galapagos species that can be seen only here and nowhere else.

Myanmar Destinations
Myanmar Destinations

  |   Myanmar

Myanmar destinations vary greatly due to the country’s geographic location; boasting lush, tropical forests, major rivers, coral-rimmed islands, Himalayan peaks and more.  After recently emerging from decades of obscurity, Myanmar has burst onto the travel scene, and is fast becoming one of the most popular tour destinations in Southeast Asia.

Galapagos UNESCO World Heritage Site
Galapagos UNESCO World Heritage Site

  |   Galapagos

This has long been acknowledged through its early designation as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In fact, it was declared in 1978 as the first ever site to make the coveted list. Most are aware of the islands’ World Heritage status, but what does it mean exactly? 

How to get to Myanmar
How to get to Myanmar

  |   Myanmar

Myanmar (Burma) is emerging as one of the hottest travel destinations. There are many spectacular sites to see and cultures to experience being in the heart of Southeast Asia bordered by Bangladesh, India, China, Laos, and Thailand. The region has an unspoiled beauty of centuries ago, a very rich and interesting history, a culture rooted in Buddhism and local tradition, and many ancient architectural marvels throughout.

About Rainforest Cruises

Rainforest Cruises is a boutique travel company specializing in Amazon river cruises and tours, providing you with the finest collection of cruises in Peru, Brazil, Ecuador, the Galapagos Islands and Panama. As South American travel experts we have all the advice you need to help you find and book your dream cruise and an unforgettable adventure of a lifetime.

Testimonials

Geri Daniel loved her vacation with Rainforest Cruises.
We had an absolutely fabulous time on the cruise. Thank you again for the trip of a lifetime.
— Geri Daniel, Austin, TX
The Johannson family encounter a sloth on their rainforest cruise.
We had a wonderful time. We were all impressed with the efficiency and organization of the trip from start to finish.
— Jeanette Johannson & Family, USA

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