Brazil,

Voyage to the Heart of The Amazon

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Wildlife Cruise
7 Days
From £3165
GEOIP Not Available
Off The Beaten Track
Rainforest

Tour Introduction

7 Days from £3165
GEOIP Not Available
per adult.

The M/Y Tucano is one of the most comfortable expeditionary vessels in the Brazilian Amazon. The voyage begins in Manaus and over 7 days navigates far up the Rio Negro. There are daily hikes in the rainforest accompanied by naturalist guides, scouting trips by motorised canoe up streams and tributaries, and during the dry season swimming from deserted beaches. On the last day of the voyage there is a visit to the ‘Meeting of the Waters’ where the light coloured water of the Amazon and dark water of the Rio Negro meet and flow side by side for miles without mixing.

The cruise departs on alternating Saturdays throughout the year. Five day cruises are also available.

Full Itinerary

Price from £3165
GEOIP Not Available
per adult. Based on sharing double / twin rooms
Day 1
Manaus

Board the M/Y Tucano and begin the journey up the Rio Negro.

Staying at M/Y Tucano. Includes Lunch and Dinner.

Day 2
Rio Negro

Travel upstream and explore the Rio Negro and it's tributaries.

Staying at M/Y Tucano. Includes All Meals.

Day 3
Rio Negro

Travel upstream and explore the Rio Negro and it's tributaries.

Staying at M/Y Tucano. Includes All Meals.

Day 4
Rio Jauaperi

Continue upstream to the Rio Jauaperi and explore the seasonally flooded forest.

Staying at M/Y Tucano. Includes All Meals.

Day 5
Novo Airao

Explore the west side of the Rio Negro including the village of Novo Airao.

Staying at M/Y Tucano. Includes All Meals.

Day 6
January Ecological Lake

xplore January Ecological Lake and the 'Meeting of the Waters'.

Staying at M/Y Tucano. Includes All Meals.

Day 7
Manaus

Disembark from the M/Y Tucano after breakfast.

Includes Breakfast.

Tour Accommodation

Brazil Amazonia

M/Y Tucano

Overview

The M/Y Tucano is one of the most comfortable expeditonary vessels in the Brazilian Amazon.

Swimming Pool
No
Air Conditioning
Yes
Capacity
18 passengers
Length
82 Feet
Class
Expedition Riverboat
Cabins

4 lower twin, 1 queen/twin and 4 single upper/single lower outside cabins with windows, private facilities and climate controls

Facilities

Salon with small liberary and picture windows; mid-deck observation balcony; upper observation deck with sun canopy, hammocks and chairs. Expedition equipment includes motorised canoes & naturalist guides.

Route Map

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M/Y Tucano: -3.063725, -60.106201

Departure Dates

This tour has no set departure date and can be tailored to suit your travel requirements. Contact us for more details.

Travel Information

Are International Flights Included?

No. Please contact us for a quote if required.

Best Visited:

January to January

Are you ATOL Registered?

Yes. This means we are legally able to book your international flights in conjunction with your ground arrangements so you can book with us with complete confidence. Read more about our ATOL license here.

Ian Loyd

Area Specialist

If you have any questions regarding this Tour, please feel free to contact me on +44 (0)1803 866965

Well planned itinerary giving appropriate time at each venue…. 7 sightings of 4 different jaguars including one for over an hour in the open with excellent light [at the Jaguar Research Centre] exceeded our expectations. Thank you very much for your helpful organisation throughout. It proved a memorable holiday.

Mr & Mrs M B - Staffordshire