Jungle Experiences offers luxury, adventure and expedition river cruising along the Amazon. They have many special offers for travelers looking to explore the Peruvian Amazon in 2019 aboard their luxury cruise, MV Zafiro and adventure cruise, MV La Perla.
With more than 25 years exploring and cruising the Peruvian Amazon, Jungle Experiences’ state-of-the-art riverboat experiences blend experiential travel with active adventure and local culture. Passengers are guided on a magical journey of discovery along the world’s largest river, a region renowned for its rainforest, wildlife and indigenous peoples.
One-of-a-kind land itineraries led by acclaimed naturalist guides await guests, including intrepid jungle walks through the Pacaya Samira National Reserve, birdwatching the more than 1,500 species of birds’ native to the Amazon, exploring the Yacapana Islands, visits with a Shaman, swimming with pink dolphins, piranha fishing, wildlife night safaris and visits to local villages. Guest lecturers, many of whom have assisted numerous biologists and documentary film makers in long term trips and research projects throughout the Amazon region, provide extensive insight on local culture and customs while onboard.
Pre- and post-cruise tours of Iquitos can be arranged upon request and allow guests to meet members of the local indigenous Bora tribe and visit the Manatee Rescue Center, Pilpintuwasi Butterfly Center & Amazon Animal Orphanage and Quistococha Zoo, as well as tour Iquitos’ local markets.
As part of its commitment to sustainable tourism, Jungle Experiences works intensively with local communities, providing them with resources to improve their quality of life and conserve the environment for generations to come. They also contribute to the Association for the Conservation of Amazonian Biodiversity (ACOBIA).
The all-inclusive three-, four-, six- and seven-night cruises aboard Jungle Experiences luxury riverboat, MV Zafiro, start at USD $2,996* (a savings of USD $400 off the regular rate) per person and as low as USD $1,400* (a savings of USD $300 off the regular rate) per person aboard the adventure riverboat, MV La Perla. Guests also receive a complimentary night stay at the five-star Iquitos DoubleTree Hilton and complimentary domestic flights from Lima to Iquitos. Jungle Experiences’ special offer rates are based on double occupancy and include all meals as well as non-alcoholic beverages and house national alcoholic beverages, all excursions and equipment (including rubber boots and rain ponchos), round-trip airport transfers, entrance fees to Pacaya Samiria National Reserve and all activities during the sailing, including guest lectures and land excursions.