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Pacaya Samiria National Reserve

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Saint Tomas # 410 San Juan Bautista Distrit, 00512, Peru
+51 931 175 695
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With 2 million hectares, it is the biggest National Reserve of Peru, also it is the largest protected flooded forest of the world and one of the richest places in biological wealth on the planet. Between its biological diversity we find 449 of tropical bird species, 102 of mammals, 256 known species of freshwater fish, 69 of reptiles and more than 1000 varieties of plants, as well as species in danger of extinction like the giant otter, the black lizard, the manatee and the pink dolphin of the Amazon. The place's beauty, as well as its biological wealth makes the reserve a particularly important destination for scientific investigators, nature lovers and bird watchers.The Pacaya Samiria National Reserve stands out among Peru's natural protected areas. Located in the Department of Loreto, in the provinces of Loreto, Requena, Ucayali and Alto Amazonas, with an extension of more than 8000 square miles, it is considered one of the largest of South America
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Saint Tomas # 410 San Juan Bautista Distrit, 00512, Peru
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did an 8 day trip on this boat and cannot praise it enough: facilities, crew, guides, food all were splendid and set against the amazing sights and scenes of this stunning section of the Amazon. It's a small boat cruise, so not crowded, and...More

Thank Yoni R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pacaya Samiria, an incredible experience..living the raw jungle life. Swimming with dolphins, watching monkeys jumping branch to branch and listening to the chilling deep angry growl of the alligators at night. Fun packed tour with my amazing guides – Tony and Cesar from Yanayacu Expeditions...More

Thank Maria E
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

For years I had wanted to go to the Amazon and was so excited when I was finally able to make it happen! There were so many options on how to go, I ultimately chose to go with Earthwatch Expeditions so that I could not...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

I must admit our cruise aboard Delfin II offered the perfect entry point to the Amazon - via a luxury river vessel complete with five-star cuisine - into one of the most biodiverse and interesting places on the planet. Aboard Delfin II, we were served...More

1  Thank Bruce H
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

This was one of our high lights along the trip to Peru. You will see all kinds of wildlife. We enjoyed the monkeys. Bring a camera with a telephoto for up close images.

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Reviewed 24 February 2017

We were blown away by this amazing cruise. Every day trips on 10 man skiffs into the tributaries of the Amazon. The guides were local and brilliant and had a real love of their surroundings. Mostly saw a huge variety of birds, quite a few...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2017

We spent 3 nights and what amounted to three full days on the Delfin III (formerly the Amazon Discovery), the newest member of the Delfin ships. This review will address two parts of the experience: 1) our experience on the ship, and 2) our experience...More

3  Thank Bob H
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Reviewed 21 January 2017

Delfin 11 is a 7* floating hotel like riverboat with all the luxuries. We had a corner suite so spacious with extra large windows to view the river banks from the bed.The showers work fine the water quite hot but limited and this is understood...More

Thank FRANCIS F
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

We spent a week (in mid August, 2016) cruising the Reserva Nacional Pacaya Samiria - Perú’s largest wildlife sanctuary - aboard the Delfin II as part of a National Geographic/Lindblad excursion. We chose this trip over alternatives because it was the only one that offered...More

2  Thank EllaDexter
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

This was an awesome experience with Amazon Explorer Iquitos. At the Emperador Terraza (a beautiful, small central hotel in Iquitos), recomended this company. We camp in the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve and this is the best to observe wildlife. We saw dolphins, monkeys, sloths, alligator and...More

Thank Irene Victoria R
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