Peru Route #4:The Amazon Basin
Updated: Nov 3, 2022
After reading so much about Peru, aren’t you impatient to explore this amazing country? This time we want to share with you the fabulous Peru luxury tours and tour packages around the Amazon basin. This is where the Amazon River breaks through the jungle with its breathtaking meanders, where the most unbelievable wildlife awaits you hidden in the humid forests.
Starting with the Puerto Maldonado tours, the most visited attractions are the Tambopata National Reserve and Manu National Reserve. In this unspoiled territories you can have guided tours, learn about the wildlife and be one with nature. Another beautiful attraction is Lake Sandoval, a tour around it will let you know about the lake formation and you’ll discover Anacondas and monkeys, and you’ll understand what mega biodiversity really means.
You can have amazing encounters with wildlife in any of our 4-day tour package. If adventure is what you’re seeking, you can take the Hacienda Concepción lodge package. If you’re interested in learning about the local tribe (the Ese-Ejes) Posada Amazonas could be your best option. But if you rather have a Peru luxury tours, Inkaterra Reserva Amazónica is a great choice, been an example of sustainable Peru’s ecotourism that will provide a comfort way of looking through Tambopata’s biodiversity. Be part of this experience; spend the night near one of the most important protected areas in the world: Tambopata – Puerto Maldonado.
Moving ahead to the region of Iquitos, here you can visit the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve, Peru’s largest protected area with a mean annual rainfall of nearly 3,000mm, by far the largest protected wetland reserve in the world. Biologically, this kind of forest is probably one of the richest habitats on earth, supporting the most species of plants and animals per unit area. You can take a luxury cruise, where you can explore the deepest areas of the jungle and maybe see the mysterious Pink Dolphins.
You can have all these Amazon River Cruise as part of our package Aqua Expeditions or Delfin II. You would be able to experience Amazon guided tours to the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve and during the night, lay back and relax with a delicious dinner.