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Parque Ecologico Januari

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Address: Rio Negro / Rio Solimoes | Salidas Marina David / Manaus Moderna, Manaus, State of Amazonas, Brazil
Phone Number: 9281824793
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A visit to this 9000-acre park is an Amazon-like experience, with dry and...

A visit to this 9000-acre park is an Amazon-like experience, with dry and flooded forests and lowlands, and numerous examples of giant water lilies measuring as much as seven feet in diameter.

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$200*
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Meeting of the Waters and Janauari Lake Tour
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$86*
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Rio Negro Cruise from Manaus to the Amazon River
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$100*
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Negro River Half-Day Expedition Tour

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GORGEOUS JANUARI!!!

Stopped in the area on a tour with our guide Ismael from the FANTASTIC company Amazon Eco Adventures down the Rio Negro. First we stopped at the floating restaurant called... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Joplin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok to visit but not a must see. They will,push this but it is a tourist trap more than an actual ecological park.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in the area on a tour with our guide Ismael from the FANTASTIC company Amazon Eco Adventures down the Rio Negro. First we stopped at the floating restaurant called Restaurante Rainha Da Selva and the food was AWESOME!!! The piraracú (arapaima in English) is the largest fresh water scaled fish in the world and just maybe the best tasting... More 

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Thank Tigerman777
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do not miss, this is close contact with nature! Great opportunity to see and interact with some wild animals, they are well treated and we were in a small group. The lake woth the walk, and the monkeys around make it a lot of fun, specially if someone brings a banana alongside to feed them!

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Oakland, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

An ecological park sounded promising but all the tour boats stop there and everyone is crowded into small spaces and given an "opportunity" to handle wildlife which is not good for the animals. Not a good experience at all.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

Excellent place to visit you will find so many flora and animals, this is a nice place to be in contact with nature. Thumbs up!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

Janauary Ecological Park is about one hour by boat from Manaus on the Rio Negro. The park gives you a taste of the flora and fauna of the Amazon. We saw giant lily pads, acai trees, monkeys, a crocodile, pink dolphins, and a variety of birds. We enjoyed a boat ride through the flooded forest. This day visit in no... More 

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Annecy, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

must go by boat, there is an elevated walkway to the lily pads; there is also a giant kopak tree, some interesting birds

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Silver Spring, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Giant lily pads, monkeys in trees, tropical birds and many more items here to add to your photo album.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Fantastic! Couldn't see much of vitória régia, but alligators, sucuris, preguiças and micos-de-cheiro are common there. Indigenous people catch and domesticate some of them. It's interesting and astonishing to see their intimate relation with those animals.

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Cambria, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Lovely area, like being in an impressionist painting. My husband and I went to "Meeting of the Waters" as one of our tours with the Eco-Lodge, where my husband and I were staying. After the river tour, we had lunch at a floating restaurant. We were there during the rainy season in March, so the lake was in flood. Because... More 

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