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Dates
  • Aug 8-16, 2014
  • Aug 22-30, 2014
  • Sep 12-20, 2014
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  • Duration 9 days
    Group Size 8-18
    Land Cost $3,650-$3,995 Details
    Single Supplement $1,350 Details
    Lodging 2 stars-3 stars
    Grade I-II
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    Heart of Amazonia—Cruising the Rio Negro

    Wildlife and forests from Manaus and the Anavilhanas archipelago to Rio Jauaperi

    Sign on for the most personal, spectacular, professional, Amazon cruise available. Your ship, the Tucano, is a nine-cabin motor yacht with lovely salon and observation deck, private facilities, air-conditioning and delicious food. Mammal sightings will likely include peccaries, river otters, river dolphins, capybara, agouti, and coatimundi; squirrel monkeys, capuchin monkeys and howlers; and, if you're extremely lucky, ocelot. Tropical bird species, too numerous to list, include bananatits, nighthawks, curassows, kites barbets, oropendula, caracara, trogons, parrots and macaws. Your captain, crew and naturalist-guides are committed to preserving the integrity of the eco-system; they continually vary their routes to keep enthusiasm high, and to minimize environmental impact while maximizing wildlife spotting.  This trip is offered twice monthly, year-round.

     

     

     


    Brief Itinerary

    Day 1Manaus
    Day 2Anavilhanas Archipelago
    Day 3Rainforest Safari
    Day 4Travel on the Rio Negro
    Day 5Shore Excursions
    Day 6Travel on the Rio Negro
    Day 7Novo Airao
    Day 8Lago Janauari / Meeting of the Waters
    Day 9Manaus / Onward

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    "This trip was excellent! We thoroughly enjoyed the animals, villages, jungle walks and canoeing. The guides were superb."
    -Dale Gallis

     
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