Amatista

4 Days / 3 Nights

High Water Season - December through May

Day 1 - Tuesday Ucayali River / Maranon River / Pacaya Samiria National Reserve

08:30hrs Meet and greet at Iquitos Airport by Jungle Experiences’ staff.
10:00hrs Proceed on a 1.5-hours bus transfer to our private Nauta’s pier, where we will get on board.
12:00hrs Check in
12:30hrs Lunch on board. Brief orientation about the journey.
15:30hrs Jungle walks in a Casual Communal reserve, we will learn about medicinal plants search for insects, tarantulas, frogs and learn basic survival in the forest with our expert naturalists.
17:30hrs Return to the Ship
18:00hrs Lecture by our naturalist guides
19:00hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:30hrs Dinner on board.

Day 2 - Wednesday Pacaya Samiria National Reserve

06:00hrs Wake up call.
06:30hrs Picnic Breakfast in Pacaya Samiria Natural Reserve. We will explore the Yanayacu of Pucate Basin We will look for a nice spot in middle of the reserve to recharge energies with a healthy breakfast, where some pink dolphins may enrich our panorama, together with blue and yellow macaws, toucans, monkeys such as howler monkeys, monk sakys and more.
11:30hrs Back to the ship and swimming with the pink dolphins.
12:30hrs Lunch on board
16:00hrs Shaman Ceremony in San Regis. We will get deep into our former believes and learn some of our ancients secrets of the rainforest.
16:45hrs Tree planting ceremony.
18:00hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:30hrs Dinner on board.
21:00hrs Night Boat ride in the jungle of nauta creek into the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve.

Day 3 - Thursday Pacaya Samiria National Reserve / Nauta City

07:30hrs Wake up call.
08:00hrs Breakfast
09:00hrs Piranha Fishing at San Jose de Zarapanga black water stream named Shiriyacu. Using the traditional equipment and local techniques.
12:30hrs Lunch on board
15:00hrs Cooking Demonstration
15:30hrs Geographic orientation by our naturalist
16:00hrs Visit to Prado Kukama Indian village to learn about our former traditions and traditional medicine, we will see how our Amazonians live and share this morning with them.
17:30hrs Boat excursion to observe the sunseton the Amazon River; waiting for the nightlife to listen the night fauna symphony. During this excursion we will look for caimans, frogs, tarantulas, snakes and anacondas.
18:30hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:30hrs Farewell dinner while the ship sails down to Nauta town.
20:30hrs Crew presentation.

Day 4 - Friday Nauta / Iquitos

07:00hr Breakfast on board.
08:30hrs Check-out and bus transfer from Nauta’s Town to Iquitos.
09:30hrs Visit the Manatee Rescue Center en route to Nauta.
10:30hrs Brief city tour around Iquitos to see the famous houses dating from the rubber time era, such as Iron House, Belen Market and more.
11:30hrs Arrive to Iquitos Airport to board your outgoing flight.

NOTE: The proposed routes for Jungle Experiences may vary depending on the type of weather, the season that regulate the level of water of the rivers, aswell as the wildlife cycles. Visits to the towns depend on the availability of the communities. However, Jungle Experiences carefully plans the visits to avoid anegative effect in their cultural identity.

Included:

  • Transfer Iquitos Airport/ Nauta/Iquitos Airport.
  • Overnight aboard the M/V Amatista Cruise.
  • Full Board.
  • Bottled water and non-alcoholic house beverages.
  • English & Spanish-speaking interpreter service.
  • Open boat guided excursions.
  • Canopy walk through Amazon Natural Park.
  • Entrance fees to Amazon Natural Park & Pacaya Samiria Natural Reserve.
  • 12% service charge

Not Included:

  • Domestic airfare and local airport taxes.
  • Alcoholic and bottled beverages.
  • Personal expenses.

Notes

  • Rates per person based on double occupancy.
  • Rates are valid from January 1st to December 31st 2017.
  • Programs and rates are subject to change without prior notice.
  • Children rates are applicable under 9 years-old when accompanied by one or two adults in the same cabin - maximum 1 per cabin. We do not recommend travel with children under 6 years-old. Regular rate applicable to children over 9 years-old.
  • Excursions’ schedules may vary depending on weather conditions and wildlife cycle, in order to protect its natural habitat.
  • Visits to the local villages are carefully planned to avoid a negative impact in their cultural identity.
  • Additional and private services, as well as interpreters in other languages, available upon request at an extra cost.

2017 Prices per person:

Low Deck: $1800 double occupancy. Single supplement: $900
Upper Deck: $1900 double occupancy. Single supplement: $950

4 Days / 3 Nights

Low Water Season - June through November

Day 1 - Tuesday Ucayali River / Maranon River / Pacaya Samiria National Reserve

08:30hrs Meet and greet at Iquitos Airport by Jungle Experiences’ staff.
10:00hrs Proceed on a 1.5-hours bus transfer to our private Nauta’s pier, where we will get on board.
12:00hrs Check in
12:30hrs Lunch on board. Brief orientation about the journey.
15:30hrs Jungle walks in a Casual Communal reserve, we will learn about medicinal plants search for insects, tarantulas, frogs and learn basic survival in the forest with our expert naturalists.
17:30hrs Return to the Ship
18:00hrs Lecture by our naturalist guides
19:00hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:30hrs Dinner on board.

Day 2 - Wednesday Pacaya Samiria National Reserve

06:00hrs Wake up call
06:30hrs Picnic Breakfast in Pacaya Samiria Natural Reserve. We will be exploring the Yanayacu of Pucate Basin We will look for a nice spot in middle of the reserve to recharge energies with a healthy breakfast, where some pink dolphins may enrich our panorama, and blue and yellow macaws, toucans, monkeys such as howler monkeys, monk sakys and more.
11:30hrs Back to the ship and swimming with the pink dolphins.
12:30hrs Lunch on board
16:00hrs Shaman Ceremony in San Regis. We will get deep into our former believes and learn some of our ancients secrets of the rainforest.
16:45hrs Tree planting ceremony.
18:00hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:30hrs Dinner on board.
21:00hrs Night Boat ride in the jungle of nauta creek into the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve.

Day 3 - Thursday Pacaya Samiria National Reserve / Nauta City

07:30hrs Wake up call.
08:00hrs Breakfast
09:00hrs Piranha Fishing at San Jose de Zarapanga black water stream named Shiriyacu. Using the traditional equipment and local techniques.
12:30hrs Lunch on board
15:00hrs Cooking Demonstration
15:30hrs Geographic orientation by our naturalist
16:00hrs Visit to Prado Kukama Indian village to learn about our former traditions and traditional medicine, we will see how our Amazonians live and share this morning with them.
17:30hrs Boat excursion to observe the sunseton the Amazon River; waiting for the nightlife to listen the night fauna symphony. During this excursion we will look for caimans, frogs, tarantulas, snakes and anacondas.
18:30hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:30hrs Farewell dinner while the ship sails down to Nauta town.
20:30hrs Crew presentation.

Day 4 - Friday Nauta / Iquitos

07:00hr Breakfast on board.
08:30hrs Check-out and bus transfer from Nauta’s Town to Iquitos.
09:30hrs Visit the Manatee Rescue Center en route to Nauta.
10:30hrs Brief city tour around Iquitos to see the famous houses dating from the rubber time era, such as Iron House, Belen Market and more.
11:30hrs Arrive to Iquitos Airport to board your outgoing flight.

NOTE: The proposed routes for Jungle Experiences may vary depending on the type of weather, the season that regulate the level of water of the rivers, aswell as the wildlife cycles. Visits to the towns depend on the availability of the communities. However, Jungle Experiences carefully plans the visits to avoid anegative effect in their cultural identity.

Included:

  • Transfer Iquitos Airport/ Nauta/Iquitos Airport.
  • Overnight aboard the M/V Amatista Cruise.
  • Full Board.
  • Bottled water and non-alcoholic house beverages.
  • English & Spanish-speaking interpreter service.
  • Open boat guided excursions.
  • Canopy walk through Amazon Natural Park.
  • Entrance fees to Amazon Natural Park & Pacaya Samiria Natural Reserve.
  • 12% service charge.

Not Included:

  • Domestic airfare and local airport taxes.
  • Alcoholic and bottled beverages.
  • Personal expenses.

Notes

  • Rates per person based on double occupancy.
  • Rates are valid from January 1st to December 31st 2017.
  • Programs and rates are subject to change without prior notice.
  • Children rates are applicable under 9 years-old when accompanied by one or two adults in the same cabin - maximum 1 per cabin. We do not recommend travel with children under 6 years-old. Regular rate applicable to children over 9 years-old.
  • Excursions’ schedules may vary depending on weather conditions and wildlife cycle, in order to protect its natural habitat.
  • Visits to the local villages are carefully planned to avoid a negative impact in their cultural identity.
  • Additional and private services, as well as interpreters in other languages, available upon request at an extra cost.

2017 Prices per person:

Low Deck: $1800 double occupancy. Single supplement: $900
Upper Deck: $1900 double occupancy. Single supplement: $950

Departures:
Regular Departure Tuesday
Jan 07, 13, 21, 28; Feb 04, 11, 18, 25; Mar 04, 10, 17, 24, 31; Apr 07, 14, 21, 28; May 05, 12, 20, 26; Jun 03, 09, 16, 23, 30; Jul 07, 14, 21, 28; Aug 04, 18, 25, 01 Set.; Sept 08, 15, 23, 29; Oct 07, 13, 20, 26; Nov 04, 10, 17, 24, 01 Dec.; Dec 08, 15, 22, 30;

6 Days / 5 Nights

High Water Season - December through May

Day 1 - Sunday Iquitos / Nauta / Amazon River

12:30hrs Meet and greet at Iquitos Airport by Jungle Experiences ́ staff. Proceed on a 1.5-hours bus transfer to our private Nauta’s pier, where we will get on board.
14:00hrs Check in.
14:30hrs Lunch on board. Brief orientation about the journey, while the ship starts sailing down the Marañon River to the confluence of Marañon and Ucayali River where the Amazon River starts.
17:00hrs Boat excursion looking for wildlife into the communal reserve of Yanayacu of Yacapana. You will appreciate Giant water lilies, birds, iguanas, sloth, the beautiful pink dolphins and much more.
18:00hrs Return to the ship.
18:30hrs Reception at the ship with Live Music.
19:00hrs Dinner on board.
21:30hrs Overnight in the Amazon River.

Day 2 - Monday Amazon River /Yarapa River / Ucayali River

06:00hrs Early wake up call.
06:30hrs Birdwatching excursion into the yanayacu of Yacapana communal reserve, on this morning we will see macaws, sloth, monkeys, toucans, fly catchers, trogons, parakeets and more.
08:00hrs Breakfast on Board. We turned to sail up The Amazon River to Ucayali River.
09:30hrs Morning Boat excursion to explore tributaries. Into Yarapa River looking for wildlife
12:30hrs Lunch on main boat.
15:00hrs Geographical orientation and short talk about the amazon by the naturalist on board.
16:30hrs Visit to the butterfly farm project of Vista Alegre Communal Reserve. On this afternoon we will learn about the butterflies from the amazon and the importance of them in the rainforest.
18:00hrs Back to the ship.
18:30hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:30hrs Dinner.
21:00hrs Optional Night boat excursion to search caimans, snakes, tarantulas, scorpions, anacondas, night monkeys and much more.

Day 3 - Tuesday Ucayali River / Maranon River / Pacaya Samiria National Reserve

06:00hrs Wake up call.
06:30hrs Get ready to go into The Black Yarapa River to The Tree House Project where the suspension bridges and viewing platform with canopy walk ways are located. We will have the experience of being up on the bridges searching for wildlife and enjoying of the spectacular view of the forest.
08:00hrs Breakfast on board. We keep sailing down the Ucayali way to the confluence and up the Marañon river.
09:30hrs Boat ride along Piranha Creek one of the first tributaries of the PACAYA AND SAMIRIA NATIONAL RESERVE
12:30hrs Lunch on board.
15:30hrs Jungle walks in a Casual Communal reserve, we will learn about medicinal plants search for insects, tarantulas, frogs and learn basic survival in the forest with our expert naturalists.
17:30hrs Return to the Ship
18:00hrs Lecture By our naturalist guides
19:00hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:30hrs Dinner on board.

Day 4 - Wednesday Pacaya Samiria National Reserve

06:00hrs Wake up call
06:30hrs Picnic Breakfast in Pacaya Samiria Natural Reserve. We will be exploring the Yanayacu of Pucate Basin We will look for a nice spot in middle of the reserve to recharge energies with a healthy breakfast, where some pink dolphins may enrich our panorama, and blue and yellow macaws, toucans, monkeys such as howler monkeys, monk sakys and more.
11:30hrs Back to the ship and swimming with the pink dolphins.
12:30hrs Lunch on board.
16:00hrs Shaman Ceremony in San Regis. We will get deep into our former believes and learn some of our ancients secrets of the rainforest.
16:45hrs Tree planting ceremony.
18:00hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:30hrs Dinner on board.
21:00hrs Night Boat ride in the jungle of nauta creek into the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve.

Day 5 - Thursday Pacaya Samiria National Reserve / Nauta City

07:30hrs Wake up call.
08:00hrs Breakfast
09:00hrs Piranha Fishing at San Jose de Zarapanga black water stream named Shiriyacu. Using the traditional equipment and local techniques.
12:30hrs Lunch on board.
15:00hrs Cooking Demonstration.
15:30hrs Geographic orientation by our naturalist
16:00hrs Visit to Prado Kukama Indian village to learn about our former traditions and traditional medicine, we will see how our Amazonians live and share this morning with them.
17:30hrs Boat excursion to observe the sunseton the Amazon River; waiting for the nightlife to listen the night fauna symphony. During this excursion we will look for caimans, frogs, tarantulas, snakes and anacondas.
18:30hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:30hrs Farewell dinner on board while the ship sails down to Nauta town.
20:30hrs Crew presentation.

Day 6 - Friday Nauta / Iquitos

07:00hrs Breakfast on board.
08:30hrs Check-out and bus transfer from Nauta’s Town to Iquitos.
09:30hrs Visit the Manatee Rescue Center en route to Iquitos.
10:30hrs Small city tour around Iquitos to see the famous houses dating from the rubber time era, such as Iron House, Belen Market and more.
11:30hrs Arrive to Iquitos Airport to board your outgoing flight.

NOTE: The proposed routes for Jungle Experiences may vary depending on the type of weather, the season that regulate the level of water of the rivers, aswell as the wildlife cycles. Visits to the towns depend on the availability of the communities. However, Jungle Experiences carefully plans the visits to avoid anegative effect in their cultural identity.

Included:

  • Transfer Iquitos Airport/ Nauta/Iquitos Airport.
  • Overnight aboard the M/V Amatista Cruise.
  • Full Board.
  • Bottled water and non-alcoholic house beverages.
  • English & Spanish-speaking interpreter service.
  • Open boat guided excursions.
  • Canopy walk through Amazon Natural Park.
  • Entrance fees to Amazon Natural Park & Pacaya Samiria Natural Reserve.
  • 12% service charge.

Not Included:

  • Domestic airfare and local airport taxes.
  • Alcoholic and bottled beverages.
  • Personal expenses.

Notes

  • Rates per person based on double occupancy.
  • Rates are valid from January 1st to December 31st 2017.
  • Programs and rates are subject to change without prior notice.
  • Children rates are applicable under 9 years-old when accompanied by one or two adults in the same cabin - maximum 1 per cabin. We do not recommend travel with children under 6 years-old. Regular rate applicable to children over 9 years-old.
  • Excursions’ schedules may vary depending on weather conditions and wildlife cycle, in order to protect its natural habitat.
  • Visits to the local villages are carefully planned to avoid a negative impact in their cultural identity.
  • Additional and private services, as well as interpreters in other languages, available upon request at an extra cost.

2017 Prices per person:

Low Deck: $2450 double occupancy. Single supplement: $1225
Upper Deck: $2570 double occupancy. Single supplement: $1285

6 Days / 5 Nights

Low Water Season - June through November

Day 1 - Sunday Iquitos / Nauta / Amazon River

12:30hrs Meet and greet at Iquitos Airport by Jungle Experiences ́ staff. Proceed on a 1.5-hours bus transfer to our private Nauta’s pier, where we will get on board.
14:00hrs Check-In.
14:30hrs Lunch on board. Brief orientation about the journey, while the ship starts sailing down the Marañon River to the confluence of Marañon and Ucayali River where The Amazon River starts.
17:00hrs Boat excursion looking for wildlife along Buenos Aires Island on the Amazon River. This first outgoing we visit an Amazonian Distillery.
18:00hrs Return to the ship.
18:30hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:00hrs Dinner on board.
21:30hrs Overnight in the Amazon River.

Day 2 - Monday Amazon River /Yarapa River / Ucayali River

06:00hrs Early wake up call.
06:30hrs Birdwatching excursion along the Amazon River, on this morning we will see parrots, sloth, monkeys, toucans, fly catchers, trogons, parakeets and more.
08:00hrs Breakfast on Board. We turned to sail up The Amazon River to Ucayali River.
09:30hrs Morning Boat excursion to explore tributaries. Into Yarapa River looking for wildlife.
12:30hrs Lunch on main boat.
15:00hrs Geographical orientation and short talk about the amazon by the naturalist on board.
16:30hrs Visit to the butterfly farm project of Vista Alegre Communal Reserve. On this afternoon we will learn about the butterflies from the amazon and the importance of them in the rainforest.
18:00hrs Back to the ship.
18:30hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:30hrs Dinner.
21:00hrs Optional Night boat excursion to search caimans, snakes, tarantulas, scorpions, anacondas, night monkeys and much more.

Day 3 - Tuesday Ucayali River / Maranon River / Pacaya Samiria National Reserve

06:00hrs Wake up call.
06:30hrs Get ready to go into The Black Yarapa River to The Tree House Project where the suspended bridges and viewing platform with canopy walk ways are located. We will have the experience of being up on the bridges searching for wildlife and enjoying the spectacular view of the forest.
08:00hrs Breakfast on board. We keep sailing down the Ucayali way to the confluence and up the Marañon river.
09:30hrs Boat ride along Piranha Creek one of the first tributaries of the PACAYA AND SAMIRIA NATIONAL RESERVE
12:30hrs Lunch on board.
15:30hrs Jungle walks in a Casual Communal reserve, we will learn about medicinal plants search for insects, tarantulas, frogs and learn basic survival in the forest with our expert naturalists.
17:30hrs Return to the Ship
18:00hrs Lecture By our naturalist guides
19:00hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:30hrs Dinner on board.

Day 4 - Wednesday Pacaya Samiria National Reserve

06:00hrs Wake up call
06:30hrs Picnic Breakfast in Pacaya Samiria Natural Reserve. We will be exploring the Yanayacu of Pucate basin We will look for a nice spot in middle of the reserve to recharge energies with a healthy breakfast, where some pink dolphins may enrich our panorama, and blue and yellow macaws, toucans, monkeys such as howler monkeys, monk sakys and more.
11:30hrs Back to the ship and swimming with the pink dolphins.
12:30hrs Lunch on board.
16:00hrs Shaman Ceremony in San Regis. We will get deep into our former believes and learn some of our ancients secrets of the rainforest.
16:45hrs Tree planting ceremony.
18:00hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:30hrs Dinner on board.
21:00hrs Night Boat ride in the jungle of nauta creek into the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve.

Day 5 - Thursday Pacaya Samiria National Reserve / Nauta City

07:30hrs Wake up call.
08:00hrs Breakfast
09:00hrs Piranha Fishing at San Jose de Zarapanga black water stream named Shiriyacu. Using the traditional equipment and local techniques.
12:30hrs Lunch on board
15:00hrs Cooking Demonstration
15:30hrs Geographic orientation by our naturalist.
16:00hrs Visit to Prado Kukama Indian village to learn about our former traditions and traditional medicine, we will see how our Amazonians live and share this morning with them.
17:30hrs Boat excursion to observe the sunseton the Amazon River; waiting for the nightlife to listen the night fauna symphony. During this excursion we will look for caimans, frogs, tarantulas, snakes and anacondas.
18:30hrs Reception with Live Music on board.
19:30hrs Farewell dinner on board while the ship sails down to Nauta town.
20:30hrs Crew presentation.

Day 6 - Friday Nauta / Iquitos

07:00hrs Breakfast on board.
08:30hrs Check-out and bus transfer from Nauta’s Town to Iquitos.
09:30hrs Visit the Manatee Rescue Center en route to Iquitos.
10:30hrs Brief city tour around Iquitos to see the famous houses dating from the rubber time era, such as Iron House, Belen Market and more.
11:30hrs Arrive to Iquitos Airport to board your outgoing flight.

NOTE: The proposed routes for Jungle Experiences may vary depending on the type of weather, the season that regulate the level of water of the rivers, aswell as the wildlife cycles. Visits to the towns depend on the availability of the communities. However, Jungle Experiences carefully plans the visits to avoid anegative effect in their cultural identity.

Included:

  • Transfer Iquitos Airport/ Nauta/Iquitos Airport.
  • Overnight aboard the M/V Amatista Cruise.
  • Full Board.
  • Bottled water and non-alcoholic house beverages.
  • English & Spanish-speaking interpreter service.
  • Open boat guided excursions.
  • Canopy walk through Amazon Natural Park.
  • Entrance fees to Amazon Natural Park & Pacaya Samiria Natural Reserve.
  • 12% service charge.

Not Included:

  • Domestic airfare and local airport taxes.
  • Alcoholic and bottled beverages.
  • Personal expenses.

Notes

  • Rates per person based on double occupancy.
  • Rates are valid from January 1st to December 31st 2017.
  • Programs and rates are subject to change without prior notice.
  • Children rates are applicable under 9 years-old when accompanied by one or two adults in the same cabin - maximum 1 per cabin. We do notrecommend travel with children under 6 years-old. Regular rate applicable to children over 9 years-old.
  • Excursions’ schedules may vary depending on weather conditions and wildlife cycle, in order to protect its natural habitat.
  • Visits to the local villages are carefully planned to avoid a negative impact in their cultural identity.
  • Additional and private services, as well as interpreters in other languages, available upon request at an extra cost.

2017 Prices per person:

Low Deck: $2450 double occupancy. Single supplement: $1225
Upper Deck: $2570 double occupancy. Single supplement: $1285