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Scarlet Macaw - Amazon Rainforest Travel

Given its vast size and often mysterious nature among first-time visitors, we’ve made an Amazon Rainforest travel guide to go over the best areas to visit. We will cover the best adventure tours, nature tours, luxury tours, short tours of 2 or more days, and budget friendly options. Jump straight to our selection of the […]

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Spider Monkey Tambopata

Peru contains one of the best sections of Amazon Rainforest for visitors. The area has the most clay licks and some of the most beautiful oxbow lakes in Amazonia. Not to mention, this section of the Amazon Rainforest has been reported to contain the most animals and plants. Home to some incredible lodges from the […]

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Toucan - Tambopata Research Center

The Amazon Rainforest of southern Peru is a fantastic place to visit to see some remarkable animals and plants. Enjoy immersing yourself in nature, relaxing in the rainforest, or a more adventurous vacation. Peru contains the second highest amount of Amazon Rainforest after Brazil, but is home to an area with more clay licks, more […]

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Puerto Maldonado Travel - Macaws

Peru is a fantastic place to experience the Amazon Rainforest. Cradled by the Andes mountains, researchers have found that this side of the Amazon contains the highest amount of animals and plants. As Peru makes a fantastic place to experience a rainforest that covers 40% of South America, Puerto Maldonado is then a main Amazon […]

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Refugio Amazonas Lodge - Dining

The Amazon Rainforest of southern Peru is one of the most species-rich areas of Amazonia. It is also home to one of the healthiest tourism industries for Amazon Rainforest tours. Two great lodges to pick are the Posada Amazonas Lodge or Refugio Amazonas Lodge. Both the lodges are nestled in the rainforest and offer an […]

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Amazon Villa - Tambopata Luxury Lodge

A great choice for a Tambopata luxury lodge in Peru’s southern Amazon Rainforest is the Amazon Villa, which is located in the buffer zone of Tambopata National Reserve and surrounded by an incredible diversity of animals and plants. The Amazon Villa offers a premium experience of the rainforest with exclusive use of the villa in […]

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Tambopata River

The Tambopata River in Peru supports one of the highest levels of animals and plants on Earth. The name is from the the Quechua words for ‘home’ and ‘high point’ as the river area is inhabited by indigenous communities and the origins of the Tambopata River can be traced to the Peruvian Andes. Location The […]

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Amazon Woodpecker - Lucas Bustamante

Accounting for around 13% of the entire Amazon, the Peruvian Amazon Rainforest runs down the western side of Peru cradled by the Andean Mountains as the jungle’s spine. These mountains themselves rocket up biodiversity estimates for the forest and their slopes are home to the incredible bird-rich Cloud Forests. It’s these mountains and other factors […]

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Best Tambopata Wildlife Center - Tambopata Research Center

Here are some of the best wildlife lodges for the Tambopata National Reserve to see an incredible amount of animals and plants at a comfortable lodge with attentive and knowledge wildlife guides and staff. As for the best Tambopata wildlife center, to see the most wildlife we recommend choosing a Tambopata lodge with a responsible […]

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