PERU... Home to one of the earliest and most advanced civilizations in the Western Hemisphere... Under the rule of powerful kings, an incredible people known as the Incas amassed an empire that built systems of winding mountain roads, remarkable cities, and an unforgettable legacy. One is still mystified today by their amazing accomplishments, as can be seen at the hidden and fascinating Machu Picchu... Take a trip back in time and explore the roots of an ancient civilization that left behind some of the most interesting and awe-inspiring constructions in the world.
Launching October, 2015, the new all-suite Amazon Discovery will set a new standard of cruising the Peruvian Amazon. Offering just 22 suites, the Amazon Discovery will provide a luxurious and intimate venue from which to learn about one of the world’s most important waterways.
•Visit to The Monkey Island, dedicated to protecting species of the area.
•Visit the Native Boras Community and see a ceremonial dance demonstration.
•See the magnificent Pink River Dolphins as they feed in the Tahuayo River. Hike the terra firma (un-flooded forrest) along the Yarapa River shore with a naturalist guide
•Witness the confluence of the Ucayali & Marañon Rivers, where the mighty Amazon begins.
•Explore the rich biodiversity, go piraña fishing and embark on a night safari in the five million acre Pacaya Samiria Reserve, the largest in Peru.
•Visit with locals in San Francisco Village and meet the children of the Santa Ana Village School.
•Savor a farewell dinner prepared by local chef Carlos Sebastiani at Iquitos famous floating Al Frio y Fuego restaurant.
•Panoramic tour of Iquitos, an important trade port deep in the Peruvian rain forest that is only accessible by boat or air.
•Try your hand at bottle feeding endangered manatees in Iquitos’ Manatee Rescue Center
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