AMAZON JUNGLE CRUISE

Day 1: Manaus – Cruise   (- / - / D)

At the arrival, you will be transferred to the pier. Boarding and depart upstream on the Rio Negro while we drink a fresh fruit juice and listen to the information about facilities. After a Snack we meet us in the leisure room for lectures about Amazon where we will get a good start on understanding Amazon preservation and ecology. After Dinner we will explore little creeks in our canoes and listen to the sounds of nocturnal animals with the possibility of observing birds, frogs, snakes and caimans.

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Day 2: Amazon Cruise (B / L / D)

Early morning, we explore the surroundings along the water edge in our canoes while we mainly find fruiteating birds like parrots and toucans. After breakfast we go for a jungle walk, we discover many surprising fragrances in leaves, fruits, woods, and animals. Around midday we return, and we may go for a swim, before lunch. In the Afternoon we navigate through the Anavilhanas National Park, one of the world’s largest freshwater archipelagos, a labyrinth of waterways. In the late afternoon we embark in the canoes and learn more about this wonderful nature park.

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Day 3: Amazon Cruise   (B / L / D)

Early this morning we spend a little time fishing for piranhas and other fish. After breakfast we visit a “Natives Community” where we find many of the typical Amazonian fruits like Cupuaçu and Tapereba, palm trees like Açaí, Tucumã and Pupunha. We learn about the preparation of manioc flour and the health and education situation of the children. After lunch we are landing on one of the white sandy beaches to swim in the dark water. Exploring by canoe and scout for wildlife in the late afternoon. On the way toward the Amazon River will be served dinner.

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Day 4: Cruise – Manaus  (B / - / -)

Early this morning we explore the Lago Janauary Ecological Park. This area is usually a very good place to observe wildlife and chances to see the “Victoria Regia” the giant water lilies. While we have Breakfast we navigate to the “Meeting of the Waters”, the confluence of the world’s two largest rivers, the Amazon and the Negro. Now is time to return to the Tropical Hotel landing-stage while we join fine views of Manaus’ waterfront. The arrival will be at around 11:30 am and you will be transferred to the airport for the flight out.

Tour Review:

· One of the great attractions of Manaus is its geographical location: a city built in the middle of the Amazon jungle. It is possible to have access to reserves a few kilometers away from the city.

· Navigate the Amazon River and be amazed by the beautiful setting.

Inclusions:

· Transfers Airport – Cruise – Airport

· Excursions as outlined in the cruise itinerary

· Meals as indicated in the itinerary

· 3nts Accommodation on board the Clipper Premium Ship

· Permanent assistance in each destination.

Exclusions:

· International or domestic airfare

· Services and non-mentioned meals in the itinerary. Drinks

· Early check-in, late check-out, and hotel extras

· Personal expenses

· Tips for guides and hotel staff