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The world’s largest river is filled with mystery and adventure: churning...

The world’s largest river is filled with mystery and adventure: churning rapids, giant waterlilies large enough to fit a child, alligator-like caimans, narrow tributaries that stretch for miles through the dense rainforest and an incredible variety of wildlife.

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An Amazing cruise among the treetops!

Our party of nine rented a simple, but adequate, riverboat and took a three day cruise on both the Rio Solimões and Rio Negro with Amazonia Expeditions. Our guide, Rafael, was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
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86 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Our party of nine rented a simple, but adequate, riverboat and took a three day cruise on both the Rio Solimões and Rio Negro with Amazonia Expeditions. Our guide, Rafael, was knowledgable, friendly and funny. What a pleasure to spend time with him. He listened to our desires and adjusted the trip to maximize the places and attractions we visited.... More 

1 Thank rpcvtraveler75
fort worth
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

My father in law decided to take the family (guys) on a fishing trip and I was to choose the place and set the whole thing up. This floating cabins, private water, etc seemed to be the way to go. I was very disappointed in the whole set up. There were days where we caught 6-8 fish per boat with... More 

1 Thank texan_8
Milton, Canada
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60 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We started our Amazon river experience out of Manaus aboard the "Amazon Clipper". An oversized house boat capable of handling 16 passengers. Out of Manaus we cruised up the Amazon till there was virtually no visible civilization left. I was surprised how many people did actually live along the river. It was everything I had hoped for......2-4 shore and river... More 

10 Thank Rieser
Sydney, Australia
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75 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We spent 6 nights travelling along the Amazon River from Belem to Manaus on the Amazon Star Ferry. The cabin was small with bunk beds and a small fridge but the beds were comfortable and bedding was provided. The attached bathroom was rusty but worked well. Days were spent sitting on the open covered deck watching the river life. Meals... More 

9 Thank Lynn J
Round Rock, Texas, United States
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

August 16-23, 2014 We just returned from our 7-day cruise on the Aqua and it was one of our most favorite cruises ever. The service is outstanding! We went during the "low" season and yes you cannot get to many of the places that are available in the "high" water season. I was asked at our orientation if there were... More 

13 Thank Leslie S
Altona, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Absolutely fantiastic - rustic, but beautiful lodge. Enjoyed every minute of our 3 night/4 day stay. The time spent on the river was so relaxing. Guide Hildo was so knowlegable, pleasant and made sure we saw wildlife. Saw pink dolphins, monkeys, caimans, farm, boa constricor, etc etc. Food at lodge was good. Staff is so reliable - picked us up... More 

8 Thank Sharon3390086
Oslo, Norway
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57 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Oct 2012: This was part of a 18 day tour organised by Kuoni UK. The review concerns "Amazon Clipper Cruises and Wolf as guide" only. We had a 5 night stay on the "Traditional" boat (smaller than the 'Premium' with 8 rooms with bunk beds) in total taking 16 passengers. It turned out to be a very enjoyable 5 days... More 

8 Thank ScandiCouple
Fairfax, Virginia
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

My family took a four-day boat tour of the Amazon in/near Manaus through Maia Expeditions and we had the most wonderful vacation of a lifetime. Our booking contact was Miles and we were met at the airport in Manaus in the evening by Daniel and taken to our hotel rooms at the Holiday Inn. In the morning, we were met... More 

18 Thank SuburbanTraveller50
Bacau, Romania
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61 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

I was comming by plane from Iguazu to Manaus,then I was picked up by the hotel boat .The hotel I stayed was AriauTower,few hours from Manaus. The place is absolutely spectacular,houses in the trees,free Ara everywhere, capucin and squirrel monkeys at my window (one have stollen my lighter),even a slow ,caimans few meters from me.... The place was used by... More 

14 Thank adi6709
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24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013 via mobile

Just completed a tour on the clipper. Our guides Christoff and Wolf were exceptional sharing their knowledge and answering all questions! The staff was warm and friendly taking good care if us guests, and the good was excellent . Wish it would have lasted longer, would highly recommend this tour to anyone seeking a safe, once in a lifetime adventure!

14 Thank Martalovestotravel

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