Delfin have just announced new upgrades to their fleet of luxury Amazon vessels to cruise the waterways from Iquitos, Peru. These cruises are an exceptional way to experience the beautiful and wildlife rich Pacaya Samiria National Reserve. But first, a Christmas announcement!
Last Call! Christmas and New Year’s departures
Sailing in the Amazon in search of crafty monkeys, friendly rare pink dolphins, hungry piranhas, and sneaky caiman alligators… what more exceptional way is there to spend the holidays? Suites are still available on both Delfin I and Delfin II for Christmas and New Year’s dates, but they won’t last long! Contact the cruise today to secure your place!
Delfin II Remodel
The Delfin II has been expanded to include a wonderful Indoor Lecture Room, Exercise Room & Massage Room! Following months of careful planning, design and construction, you can now enjoy the Lecture Room, Exercise Room for yoga and cardio, and Massage Room to complete your indulgent Amazon experience. The Spa Service is available 24/7 to cater to your lifestyle simply with notice to our professional masseuse, while the Exercise Room is at your disposal at any time. The Lecture Room is where expert naturalist guides host evening educational lectures, however, you are more than welcome to use the space to relax in the spacious and elegant lounge atmosphere.
Biology Expert Presentations
Recently, lectures were given by Florida International University Biologist Kenneth J Feeley about the diversity of Amazonia. Over many years, Kenneth Feeley has been researching diversity in Peru, Colombia and Ecuador and is part of Delfin’s aim to enhance their guests’ experience. Delfin continue to host many scientists, researchers, and photographers to complement the journeys in the highly diverse tropical forests of Pacaya Samiria National Reserve. Stay tuned for the next special guest!
Helping Nauta Residents
The cruise departs from Nauta, close to Iquitos, and Delfin staff have been helping resident clean up their area and paint their houses. On July 27, Nauta town residents and a team of Delfin crew worked hand in hand to give local homes bright and cheerful makeovers.
Ongoing Search For New Routes and Itineraries aboard the Delfin
In the last weeks of June, Delfin’s co-founder Lissy Urteaga has been exploring the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve as part of the never-ending search for new and exciting cruise routes for travelers. Aboard the aluminum skiffs and accompanied by Delfin’s top naturalist guides, she explored some of the thousands of miles of waterways and pristine rainforest. We cannot wait to share these new routes and itineraries so stay tuned for more details!