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Best Itinerary for Peru - Amazon Discovery

Given the diverse and high number of attractions in Peru, the best itinerary really depends on your personality and interests. The most visited itinerary option here is Machu Picchu, which is often combined with other Incan sites, Spanish colonial architecture, and the incredible Amazon Rainforest. Peru contains the second largest fraction of this incredible forest, […]

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Delfin Amazon Cruises - Things to do on the Amazon River

The Amazon River begins as trickles in the Ecuadorian and Peruvian Andes and flows east as it crosses Peru, skirts the southern tip of Colombia, and travels through northern Brazil before emerging into the Atlantic Ocean near the Brazilian city of Macapá. There are some different wildlife-focused and relaxing things to do on the Amazon […]

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Amazon & Galapagos Tour

To maximize your comfort, service, and wildlife while on your expedition to Ecuador, we recommend the luxury-class La Selva Lodge & Ocean Spray Galapagos Cruise on the Galapagos & Amazon Combo Tour. The Galapagos Islands To give a bit of background, the Galapagos Islands were discovered when the Bishop of Panama was blown off course […]

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Ocean Spray Cruise Deck

The Galapagos are a series of Islands about 1000 kilometers west of Ecuador. World famous as the islands that inspired Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution, the islands are home to an incredible assortment of animals. You can find giant tortoises the size of small cars, blue-footed booby birds, ocean diving iguana, Darwin’s finches, sea lions, […]

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Delfin II Amazon

Here we provide a list of the top 16 lakes and river destinations in the tropics to enjoy fantastic cruises, tours, walks, and water sports like snorkeling and diving. We then provide some travel bloggers who have visited the places to give you their own opinion. The Amazon River The world’s greatest river, the Amazon […]

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Delfin II Observation Deck

Iquitos is one of the favored places to enjoy a luxury Amazon cruise for quality conscious travelers. From Iquitos, you will voyage deep into the Amazon Rainforest’s Pacaya Samiria National Reserve, which is a gigantic flooded forest filled with some of the rainforest’s most diverse and fascinating wildlife. To match the magnificence of this incredible […]

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Ocean Spray Cruise Iguana

Galapagos Wildlife Cruises are on the list of every nature enthusiast who has heard of these Islands and their incredibly unique flora and fauna. The iconic Galapagos Islands wildlife includes the blue and red footed boobies, giant tortoises, marine iguanas, land iguanas, finches, sea lions, and some incredible wildlife often not thought to live near […]

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Anakonda Amazon Cruise

What to wear on an Amazon Rainforest cruise will be a little different than what to wear on other Amazon tours. You have the convenience of air conditioning, a more secure hotel-like accommodation to return to, and aboard our luxury Amazon cruises, a dining experience similar to top of the line hotels. For your rainforest […]

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