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Galapagos Map
Galapagos Map

  |   Galapagos

Evolution ran its course without human interference on the Galapagos Islands for far longer than most other places on the planet and a trip to the archipelago is akin to traveling back in time. Take a look at our Galapagos Map below. 

Tipping in South America
Tipping in South America

  |   Cruise Tips

Tipping culture varies enormously between countries. In the USA, anything less than 20% could cause offense while in Japan leaving a tip of any amount is considered an insult. There are no hard and fast rules for how much you should be tipping in South America but there are guidelines you can follow to make sure you don’t accidentally short change someone who has given you great service.

Amazon River Peru Map
Amazon River Peru Map

  |   Amazon Facts

Today, the river is one of the most exciting vacation destinations on the planet and is the best vantage point from which to see the mighty Amazon Rainforest. Take a look at the Amazon River Map in Peru below for more information.

Monkey Island Iquitos
Monkey Island Iquitos

  |   Ecotourism

Located just 30km from Iquitos, Monkey Island is a family run sanctuary for New World monkeys. The center rescues monkeys, rehabilitates them and then releases them back into the wild. The project is doing amazing things for these primates and we think you should go and witness it.

Expert Review: 4-Day Delfin III Amazon Cruise
Expert Review: 4-Day Delfin III Amazon Cruise

  |   Expert Advice

Last week I had the pleasure to cruise the Peruvian Amazon River aboard the Delfin III with my family. We were welcomed by the Delfin staff at the airport after a 2-hour flight, the only way to reach the water-locked city of Iquitos in the middle of the Amazon Rainforest.

Casa Andina Peru
Casa Andina Peru

  |   Hotels

Casa Andina Hotels have their properties in all of the most interesting cities and locations in Peru. With options for any type of budget (luxury, superior and comfort), Casa Andina has proven to be a go-to hotel. Below we will highlight a few of their properties.

How to Get to Lake Titicaca
How to Get to Lake Titicaca

  |   Peru

The first thing you need to know is that if you want to go to Lake Titicaca on the Peruvian side and visit the floating islands, you will need to make Puno your base. Now, let’s take a look at how you can get there. 

Hiram Bingham Train to Machu Picchu
Hiram Bingham Train to Machu Picchu

  |   Machu Picchu

If you’re looking for an experience you will never forget on your next vacation then you might want to think about heading to Peru aboard the Hiram Bingham train to Machu Picchu for a rail adventure like no other. 

Pantanal Tours
Pantanal Tours

  |   Brazil

Have you ever heard of the Pantanal region in Brazil? It turns out that this section of the Brazil is its best kept secret. Overshadowed by the bright lights of Rio de Janeiro and exotic waters of Manaus, the Pantanal hasn’t had much of a look in. But, that’s all about to change as we bring one of Brazil’s most spectacular regions to light.

Machu Picchu and Galapagos Tours
Machu Picchu and Galapagos Tours

  |   Cusco & Sacred Valley

Have you ever been stuck deciding between two dream vacations? Why not do both? We have found a way to make sure you don’t have to choose. We have combined the world famous Machu Picchu journey with a trip to the iconic Galapagos Islands.

About Rainforest Cruises

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

Testimonials

 Geri Daniel loved her vacation with Rainforest Cruises.
We had an absolutely fabulous time on the Amazon 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 in the Amazon. We were all impressed with the efficiency and organization of the trip from start to finish.
— Jeanette Johannson & Family, USA

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