Trafalgar 4/5D Brazilian or Peruvian Amazon
Delve into the expanses of the Amazon, gliding through rain forests in search of mythical tribes and meet a myriad of enchanting creatures. These trips share a glimpse into million-year-old jungle worlds of biodiversity.
Day 1: ARRIVE MANAUS
Arrive in Manaus where you'll gain insights into the city's golden age during a city tour to the iconic Palacio Rio Negro, the floating harbor and vibrant Mercado Municipal.
Day 2: MANAUS – AMAZON ECOPARK JUNGLE LODGE (2 NIGHTS)
See the dark waters of the Rio Negro merge with the sandy brown water of the Solimoes, then consider an optional canoe trip down a smaller tributary. Later, we transfer to our lodge on the banks of the Rio Taruma. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 3: AMAZON EXPLORATION
Embark on a guided walk, keeping a keen eye out for shy capybara or the giant anaconda. Next, we'll immerse ourselves in the culture, rituals and heritage of the native Amazonians before dinner at our lodge. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 4: AMAZON – MANAUS – RIO DE JANEIRO
Visit Monkey Forest, a rehabilitation centre and wildlife refuge. Then return to Manaus Airport as your Amazon experience comes to an end. Airport arrival will be at 11 a.m., please be aware when booking your flights. (Breakfast)
Guests joining from Icons of South America or South America Landscapes will end their holiday at Manaus Airport for their flight home (not included in trip price on post-trip extension). South America Revealed and Impressions of South America guests will join Day 1 in Rio de Janeiro (linking flight not included).
Day 1: ARRIVE LIMA
On arrival in Lima, you'll be escorted to your airport hotel and enjoy the day to explore the sights of this colonial capital on your terms.
Day 2: LIMA – PUERTO MALDONADO – CORTO MALTES AMAZONIA (3 NIGHTS)
This morning, we fly to Puerto Maldonado (internal flight included) and embark on a journey on the Madre de Rios River to our jungle lodge. Join an expert guide for insights into the forest, then keep a keen eye out for shy caiman during a pre-dinner boat expedition. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 3: AMAZON EXPLORATION
A short boat ride takes us into the Tambopata National Reserve where we'll hike through the thick jungle. Arrive at Sandoval Lake, where you may spot a wide variety of birds, monkeys, giant river otters, black caimans and the elusive anaconda. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 4: AMAZON EXPLORATION
Immerse yourself in local culture with members of the Machiguenga tribe and visit a local farm. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 5: CORTO MALTES AMAZONIA – PUERTO MALDONADO – LIMA
This morning, embark on an excursion to a popular feeding area for multi-coloured parrots. After breakfast, we head back to Puerto Maldonado as your Amazon experience comes to an end for our flight to Lima, (internal flight included) where we'll join our guided holiday on Day 1. (Breakfast)
This locally hosted pre and post-itinerary extension is only available in conjunction with: Impressions of South America (pages 28-29); South America Landscapes (pages 30-31); South America Revealed (pages 32-34) and Icons of South America (pages 35-37).
Please note: Linking air is not included in the prices listed. Please contact our travel consultants to inquire about flight arrangements to and from the Amazon.
This locally hosted pre-itinerary extension is only available in conjunction with: Highlights of Peru (pages 20-21); In the Footsteps of the Incas (pages 22-24); Land of the Incas (pages 25-27) and Icons of South America (pages 35-37).
Land and Intra Air: Above prices include economy air and air-related charges between flights from Lima to Puerto Maldonado and Puerto Maldonado to Lima. Please note: No linking flights are required on this extension program.
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