Amazon River Cruise

Enjoy the beauty of the Amazon rain forest on board of a regional river boat.
You will cruise the Negro river up to the Anavilhanas Archipelago, the second largest sweet water archipelago with more than 400 islands or to the Juma river reserve famous for its primary rain forest and vast wild life.
Local crew will prepare typical Amazon dishes, sunset cocktails on upper deck while listening to the amazing sounds of the Amazon jungle will give you an unforgettable experience.
Native English speaking guides will show you the beauty of the Amazon wildlife.

On your cruise you can do the following activities:

  • Canoing in Igapos (small river)
  • Observation of huge trees and giant water lilies
  • Jungle hike with explanation of medical plants
  • Bird watching
  • Monkey observation
  • Swimming with pink river dolphins
  • Alligator spotting
  • Piranha and peacock bass fishing
  • Spear fishing
  • Introduction in survival techniques
  • Visiting manioc and rubber farming
  • Visiting indigenous communities
  • Visiting meeting of the waters

Rates starting at US$ 90 per person per day!

Included in the daily rate are:

  • All transfers
  • Accommodation in cabin/suite with a/c or hammock
  • 3 meals daily (vegetarian dishes are available)
  • Mineral water, coffee, tea, tropical juices (soft drinks, beer, wine and Caipirinha are available at the bar)
  • All excursions with bilingual native guide

 

  • Barco Souza Queiroz
    Barco Souza Queiroz
  • Barco Camiiba
    Barco Camiiba
  • Barco Shalom
    Barco Shalom
  • Barco Andiroba
    Barco Andiroba
  • Suite Barco Souza Queiroz
    Suite Barco Souza Queiroz
  • Suite Barco Shalom
    Suite Barco Shalom
  • Deck Barco Shalom
    Deck Barco Shalom

 

Programs:

The programs are flexible and can be changed to individuel wishes of the guests.

2 day / 1 night Rio Negro Cruise

Day 1:
8:30 Pick up at your hotel and transfer to the port
9:00 Boat tour to Janauri Ecological Park passing the meeting of the waters
10:30 Jungle hike with observation of huge Samauma trees, giant water
lilies and alligators
12:00 Visit of native family with Anaconda snake
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Boat tour to Ajacatuba Lake
15:00 Swimming with pink river dolphins
16:00 Boat tour to Tupé beach
17:00 Visit of an Indigenous community with presentation of tribal dances
19:00 Dinner

Day 2:
5:30 Sunrise tour to Anavilhanas Archipelago with observation of birds
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Jungle hike with observation of huge trees and explanation of
medical plants
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Return to Manaus arriving 17:00

3 day / 2 night Rio Negro Cruise

Day 1:
8:30 Pick up at your hotel and transfer to the port
9:00 Boat tour to Janauri Ecological Park passing the meeting of the waters
10:30 Jungle hike with observation of huge Samauma trees, giant water
lilies and alligators
12:00 Lunch
13:00 Boat tour to Ajacatuba Lake
14:00 Swimming with pink river dolphins
15:00 Boat tour to Tupé beach
16:00 Visit of an Indigenous community with presentation of tribal dances
19:00 Dinner

Day 2:
5:30 Sunrise tour to Anavilhanas Archipelago with observation of birds
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Jungle hike with observation of huge trees and explanation of
medical plants
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Fishing for Piranha and Peacock Bass
19:00 Dinner
20:00 Alligator spotting

Day 3:
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Visit of native family with explanation of manioc production and
observation of tropical fruit trees
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Return to Manaus arriving 17:00

3 day / 2 night Rio Juma Cruise

Day 1:
8:30 Pick up at your hotel and transfer to Ceasa port
9:00 Boat tour meeting of the waters, where the Negro river and Solimoes river flow next over miles with mixing.
10:00 Transfer to Araca village
11:00 Embarking and cruising the Parana de Mamori up to the Rio Juma
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Canoe tour, where we observe pink and gray river dolphins, birds, monkeys and sloths
19:00 Dinner
20:00 Cayman spotting

Day 2:
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Jungle hike, where we observe huge trees, monkeys, spider, snakes and learn about medical plants.
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Fishing for Peacock Bass and Piranha
19:00 Dinner

Day 3:
5:30 Sunrise tour, a good opportunity to see birds
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Visit native family with manioc and rubber plantation
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Return to Manaus arriving 17:00

4 day / 3 night Rio Negro Cruise

Day 1:
8:30 Pick up at your hotel and transfer to the port
9:00 Boat tour to Janauri Ecological Park passing the meeting of the waters
10:30 Jungle hike with observation of huge Samauma trees, giant water lilies and alligators
12:00 Lunch
13:00 Boat tour to Ajacatuba Lake
15:00 Swimming with pink river dolphins
19:00 Dinner

Day 2:
5:30 Sunrise tour to Anavilhanas Archipelago with observation of birds
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Jungle hike with observation of huge trees and explanation of medical plants
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Fishing for Piranha and Peacock Bass
19:00 Dinner
20:00 Alligator spotting

Day 3:
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Canoe tour on Ariau river with observation of monkeys and sloths
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Introduction of survival techniques in the jungle
19:00 Dinner

Day 4:
8:00 Breakfast
09:00 Boat tour to Tupé beach
10:00 Visit of an Indigenous community with presentation of tribal dances
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Return to Manaus arriving 17:00

4 day / 3 night Rio Juma Cruise

Day 1:
8:30 Pick up at your hotel and transfer to Ceasa port
9:00 Boat tour meeting of the waters, where the Negro river and Solimoes river flow next over miles with mixing.
10:00 Transfer to Araca village
11:00 Embarking and cruising the Parana de Mamori up to the Rio Juma
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Canoe tour, where we observe pink and grey river dolphins, birds, monkeys and sloths
19:00 Dinner
20:00 Cayman spotting

Day 2:
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Jungle hike, where we observe huge trees, monkeys, spider, snakes and learn about medical plants.
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Fishing for Peacock Bass and Piranha
19:00 Dinner

Day 3:
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Canoe tour to huge Samauma tree and visit of a rubber farm
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Canoe tour to a jungle camp in the Juma Reserve and introduction of survival techniques
19:00 Dinner
20:00 Spear fishing
Overnight in the jungle camp or jungle lodge

Day 4:
5:30 Sunrise tour, a good opportunity to see birds
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Visit of native family where we learn the manioc production and see tropical plants
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Return to Manaus arriving 17:00

5 day / 4 night Rio Negro Cruise

Day 1:
8:30 Pick up at your hotel and transfer to the port
9:00 Boat tour to Janauri Ecological Park passing the meeting of the waters
10:30 Jungle hike with observation of huge Samauma trees, giant water lilies and alligators
12:00 Lunch
13:00 Cruising up the Rio Negro to the Anavilhanas Archipelago
18:00 Sunset tour
19:00 Dinner

Day 2:
5:30 Sunrise tour with observation of birds
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Jungle hike with observation of huge trees and explanation of medical plants
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Swimming with pink river dolphins
19:00 Dinner
20:00 Alligator spotting

Day 3:
8:00 Breakfast
9:00  Cruising up to the Cueiras river and visit of Terra Preta Indigenous community
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Canoe tour on the Cueiras river with and fishing for Piranha and Peacock Bass
19:00 Dinner

Day 4:
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Canoe tour on Ariau river with observation of monkeys and sloths
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Introduction of survival techniques in the jungle
19:00 Dinner

Day 5:
8:00 Breakfast
09:00 Boat tour to Tupé beach
10:00 Visit of an Indigenous community with presentation of tribal dances
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Return to Manaus arriving 17:00

5 day / 4 night Rio Juma Cruise

Day 1:
8:30 Pick up at your hotel and transfer to Ceasa port
9:00 Boat tour meeting of the waters, where the Negro river and Solimoes river flow next over miles with mixing.
10:00 Transfer to Araca village
11:00 Embarking and cruising the Parana de Mamori up to the Rio Juma
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Canoe tour, where we observe pink and gray river dolphins, birds, monkeys and sloths
19:00 Dinner
20:00 Cayman spotting

Day 2:
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Jungle hike, where we observe huge trees, monkeys, spider, snakes and learn about medical plants.
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Fishing for Peacock Bass and Piranha
19:00 Dinner

Day 3:
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Canoe tour to huge Samauma tree and visit of a rubber farm
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Canoe tour to a jungle camp in the Juma Reserve and introduction of survival techniques
19:00 Dinner
20:00 Spear fishing
Overnight in the jungle (optional)

Day 4:
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Canoe tour in small channels watching for snakes
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Swimming and observation with dolphins
19:00 Dinner
20:00 Night jungle hike watching for rodents as paces, tapirs or armadillos
Overnight in the jungle (optional)

Day 5:
5:30 Sunrise tour, a good opportunity to see birds
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Visit of native family where we learn the manioc production and see tropical plants
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Return to Manaus arriving 17:00

Boats:

Barco Souza Queiroz

Length: 24m
Engine: Scania 350hp
4 suites for 2 person
1 cabin for 6 person
10 hammock spaces

Barco Shalom

Length: 24m
Engine: Mercedes 180hp
3 cabins for 3 person
10 hammock spaces

Barco Camiiba

Length: 20m
Engine: MWM 114hp
3 cabins for 2 person
6 hammock spaces

Barco Andiroba

Length: 17m
Engine: MWM 65 hp
3 cabins for 2 person
6 hammock spaces