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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.

Aria Amazon Cruise
Aria Amazon Cruise

  |   Amazon Tours

The Aria Amazon has been specifically designed to allow the river to permeate into your every day life whilst on the boat. Big windows and a breezy top deck give you panoramic views of your surroundings, reminding you of the omnipresence of this powerful waterway.

Relais and Chateaux: Delfin Amazon Cruises
Relais and Chateaux: Delfin Amazon Cruises

  |   Peru Amazon Cruises

In this case, the Relais & Chateaux Delfin Amazon Cruises are located in one of the most thrilling places on Earth, the Peruvian Amazon jungle. Exotic birds adorn the branches of every tree and the water teems with marine animals. 

Aria Amazon Cruise: Expert Review
Aria Amazon Cruise: Expert Review

  |   Expert Advice

Activities on the Aria Amazon Cruise were bright and early. Getting up early in the Amazon is important, as wildlife is most active at this time of day. We have two main Amazon excursions daily, and an activity on board to complement. 

Is Peru the Best Amazon Cruise Destination?
Is Peru the Best Amazon Cruise Destination?

  |   Peru Amazon Cruises

The remoteness of the Peruvian Amazon also makes it a great destination for those wanting to visit areas relatively untouched by human settlement, where you’re more likely to encounter larger and rarer animals such as monkeys and jaguars.

Getting to Nauta From Iquitos in Peru
Getting to Nauta From Iquitos in Peru

  |   Peru Amazon Cruises

The nearby city of Nauta, is a major hub of Amazon river boat activity in Peru, meaning you may well need to travel here from Iquitos. Below, we’ve outlined just how this can be done and what you can expect from some of the destinations you’ll encounter along the way.  

Expert Review: Experiencing the Mighty Amazon River on the Aria Amazon
Expert Review: Experiencing the Mighty Amazon River on the Aria Amazon

  |   Expert Advice

Not too long ago, I was fortunate to go on a river cruise on the Peruvian section of the Amazon River with the luxurious Aria Amazon of Aqua Expeditions. As it has been described in many international travel magazines, the Aria Amazon is truly at the top of luxury cruises currently on offer in Peru.

Amazon Conservation Projects on the Selva Viva Eco-Cruise
Amazon Conservation Projects on the Selva Viva Eco-Cruise

  |   Ecotourism

Selva Viva is owned and operated by a French-Peruvian NGO, Latitud Sur. Guests can cruise in the comfort of knowing that any profit generated from their experience truly goes towards helping the undeveloped Peruvian Amazon department of Loreto.

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.

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