Amazon Reise offers the best day to get out of the rut. We take you to know the most popular places of our beautiful city.
Full Day Iquitos City Includes visits to the most important sites in Iquitos in addition to visits to the market and floating neighborhood of Belén, the Maniti Rescue Center (IIAP), the butterfly park and the Quistococha Zoo.
You will have the opportunity to see many of the great things that were abandoned in the rubber boom age. You will also find the Iron House which was designed by Gustav Eiffel in 1887, and walk along the river boulevard (Tarecaca Malecon) with a view of the "Itaya River".
Belén is a popular neighborhood with floating cases, here we will visit this popular market via canoe to see the villagers who come from the jungle to sell their fruit, fish and other products.
We will travel by private boat to visit this place full of beautiful butterflies and small waterfalls of flowers. Enjoy the magical world of butterflies appreciating the complete life cycle and learn about its development the word "pilpintuwasi" in the Quechua language means "the house of the butterfly". The farm receives 42 species of butterflies and the corresponding fruits, flowers and leaves with which they are fed. Some notable species are the blue morpho and winged ragged owl, or the owl butterfly, as well as some venomous caterpillars.
Located on the Iquitos-Nauta IIAP road, it is a biology research center responsible for the rescue of manatees. The manatee rescue center is run by a group of volunteers who try to save these animals from extinction. You can participate in their feeding while they are being reintroduced into their habitat.
Quistococha was inaugurated in 1979. It is a national park with a land area of more than 369 acres and a 56-acre lagoon. Quistococha is located approximately 6.5 km outside of Iquitos, on the IQUITOS-NAUTA road. The zoo houses many indigenous animals from the rainforest basin of the Amazon including, jaguars, tapirs, pumas, monkeys, jungle rodents, alligators , Gigantic otters, snakes and a large collection of macaws and other birds native to the area.
It is suggested for the comfort of the passengers during their trip on the Amazon River and their lodging in the Lodge to organize in advance a backpack or a small suitcase with absolutely necessary for their stay in the Lodge. The suitcases or the rest of the luggage Will be left in custody for the duration of the stay in the lodge.
Raincoat or plastic poncho (raincoat), flashlights, rechargeable batteries, binoculars, good insect repellent, sunscreen, canteen, light cotton clothes, trousers and long sleeves, cotton socks and polos. Moisture resistant shoes and / or jebe boots (we provide in the Lodge) Essential bathroom linen. A windbreaker (sometimes the temperature drops considerably when it rains or on boat trips).
Our hostel Amazon Reise Eco Lodge is located in the basin of the Yanayacu River, affluent of the Amazon River, 80 km away from Iquitos, surrounded by a well-preserved rainforest in which birds and butterflies abound, we have both cabins
For 02 as for 04 people.
Amazon Reise Eco-Lodge Is an ideal starting point for exploring the lush Amazonian rainforest in the hands of our experienced guides learning about their Fascinating plant and animal world and getting to know its local inhabitants, whose way of life is perfectly adapted to the environment.