The Amazon Rainforest is named after the Amazon River, the live force of the jungle. It is a unique ecosystem that harbors 1/3 of all living species in the world! The total extent of this incomparable tropical jungle is estimated in comparison to the complete land area of the United States. 28 billion gallons of its waters flow into the Atlantic every minute, diluting the salinity of the ocean for more than 100 miles offshore The Amazon watershed is home to the world’s highest biodiversity. As well, it is home to more species of plants and animals than any other terrestrial ecosystem on the planet, and its biodiversity is so astounding that scientists regularly discover new species of flora and fauna.

Your Amazon journey takes off on arrival in Iquitos, were we will pick you up and take you to our vessel. In the following days, you will experience an ideal combination of natural wonders, dramatic scenery, indigenous cultural history, and a relaxed self-contained way to explore the rainforest while sightseeing nature at its best. Here in the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve, you are about to explore one of the world’s most intriguing environments. Flora and fauna are abundant and time seems to stands still.

High Water Season (November to May) vs Low Water Season (June to October):

If seeing the glorious flooded forest and getting close-up looks at lots of birds and mammals (and enjoying a slightly cooler temperature) sounds attractive, then the flooded season might be the best choice. (Remember: Despite its name it only gets about 10% more rain than falls in the dry season). If jungle hikes, seeing exotic migratory birds perch on trees as they pass through Amazonia, still having the chance to see monkeys and other mammals, and going on great fishing expeditions top your list, you might be happier choosing the hotter, less rainy dry season. Perhaps the best solution of all: choose one, and we hope that you will like it so much that you may want to return to experience the other season in the Amazon as well.
Arrive to the Amazon city of Iquitos independantly: Our crew will be expecting your arrival at the airport, then transfer all together by our comfortable private vehicle over paved road to the city of Nauta, 95 kilometers away. Nauta is literally the "end of the road" where you will embark the Delfin. Along the way, you will see vibrant "terra firma" (non-flooded forest) and various aspects of daily jungle life. Arrive to Nauta port: Nauta is a small riverside town on the banks of the Marañon River and was the first city founded in the department of Loreto. Once we reach Nauta, you will enjoy a VIP greeting at our private port along the shores of the Marañon River where the vessel awaits you. Embarkation: Aboard Delfin, you will be served by our qualified staff who will introduce you to your exquisite and cozy suite, specially equipped with all the amenities for the experienced traveler as yourself. Orthopedic beds, pure cotton sheets, pillows of 100% pure natural latex, cotton bathrobes, air conditioning, and private bathroom with Spanish style hot water showers. Orientation: While the Delfin begins its initial navigation, you will enjoy the most fantastic panoramic views from the elegantly outfitted outdoor observation area located on our second deck. Our bartender will be waiting to serve you with an exotic cocktail made with regional fruits and pisco, the beloved national brandy liquor of Peru. Then, your naturalist guide will give you an overview of your journey's schedule, activities, route, highlights, wildlife and vegetation to keep your eye out for, geographical and historical background, and other useful details. The second deck also features an outdoor lounge area perfect for relaxing during your time in the Amazon with us. To one end, there is a completely equipped bar so you can test any combination of regional and international liquors and aromas that the bartender will be happy to provide for you to enjoy under the spell of the beautiful Amazonian afternoons and night, and the sweet breeze of the rainforest. At the other end is a library with extensive literature about the area (fauna, flora, etc.) is available for your perusal. New to the Delfin II as well is an indoor lounge & presentation room which offers use for lectures by your natural guides and film presentations. Games are available for your enjoyment during your time on board, such as chess, checkers, and other popular contemporary pastimes. All decorative elements have been carefully and lovingly elected to reflect the aesthetics and soul of Amazonia. Our vessels all have an open bridge policy, so you are welcome to learn about the navigation systems and spend time with the driving captain at any time. Moreover, should you have any doubts or questions, our guides are always fully at your service. After dinner we invite you to the second deck were you can enjoy stargazing while we cruise in to the depths of the Amazon Rainforest
AM: Clavero Lagoon: On your first morning with us, we recommend getting up early to appreciate one of the most important zones of the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve. Never does nature seem more bountiful than in the tropics, and early rising is always rewarding since wildlife is most abundant and active with the rising of the sun. The exploration at Clavero Lake on board of our aluminum skiff, you will have the chance to get deep into the rainforest and its fantastic diversity of flora and fauna. When the sun really gets strong, feel free to go for a swim! PM: Irikawa Caño Creek: This afternoon, wildlife will greet you and the biodiversity you will experience will be outstanding. You will have the chance to enjoy some of the myriad bird species, colorful, butterflies and other diverse insects, and noisy monkey troops.
AM: Belluda Caño Creek: Early today, you will head for this spectacular tributary spot within the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve in our skiffs where you will also experience an unforgettable encounter with gray and pink river dolphins. As well, the day's birds will be out and active, flying gracefully across the Amazon skies. PM: Dorado River: On the river, you will see abundant wildlife and nature in all of its exuberance while we search for the Amazon River’s transitional forest specialties such as snail kites, festive parrots, endangered scarlet macaws, olive spotted hummingbirds, Amazonian parrotlets and wood creepers, among others. Try your hand at piranha fishing as well during sunset. When the night shift strikes, you’ll encounter a whole new world of adventure!
AM: Puerto Miguel community: On board our skiffs, you will visit the community of Puerto Miguel to meet local villagers who have called Amazonia their home for generations. You may step into a typical schoolhouse where the children will be very happy to have visitors, and then stop by an area to see the women of this community who have a most amazing arts & craft market. Disembarkation: With heavy hearts, the staff will wish you farewell as you begin your departure. At the port of Nauta, our ground crew will be waiting to take you by our private vehicle back to the city of Iquitos, about 95 kilometers journey by paved road. PM: The Rescue & Rehabilitation Center of River Mammals (ACOBIA): On our way from Nauta back to Iquitos airport, you will visit the Rescue & Rehabilitation Center of River Mammals (ACOBIA) where you will have the chance to meet baby manatees and learn about these wonderful and docile creatures and why they are on the endangered species list. You will also have the chance to pet and feed these kind manatees. As well, there are also some other animals cared for by the center that have been rescued from capture for the intention of being turned into pets and other threatening conditions. We welcome you to donate to this ambitious organization and education center as you wish. Our land personnel will wait you at the airport and give your boarding passes and help you check in. Airport departure: Our staff will be on hand to help you with your luggage and check in at Crnl. FAP Francisco Secada Vignetta International Airport in Iquitos. The return flight (additional charge) will take you directly to the city of Lima, the capital of Peru. At the security gate, your guide and Delfin crew will say goodbye. We truly hope that you enjoyed your stay and Amazon travel experience with us!
This Itinerary based on High Water Season. Itineraries vary based on whether the travel dates fall in the high water/rainy season or low water/dry season. The itineraries are subject to change due to weather conditions at certain times of the year. The water levels of the rivers also vary from time to time, as well as the hours of sailing. Excursions may be modified at the discretion of the Delfin crew.

Suite

$ 3040 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3240 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Bunk Bed Cabin

$ 2400 USD pp
Bunk Bed Cabin
Upper Deck

Suite

$ 3200 USD pp
Suite
Our 10 suites have extra large windows that enable you the most breathtaking views, four of them interconnected to cater families, are design with casually elegant interiors that creates a welcoming and restful environment for those who wants to get away from it all yet enjoy luxurious comfort.

Master Suite

$ 3400 USD pp
Master Suite
Our 4 spacious master suites are at front of our vessel, with 180° panoramic windows, king sized bed, sheets and bedspread 100% 280-threat Peruvian cotton. All cotton towels and bathrobes, the finest organic amenities, the most wonderful view, individual reading lights, will be the epitome of calming luxury and enjoyment.

Delfin II

Vessel Type: Luxury River Boat

Length: 36 metres

Passenger Capacity: 28 (in 14 suites)

Built: 2009

A perfect ship for touring along the Amazon river.

Public Areas: Outdoor areas include the well-designed, comfortable Top Deck, where sofas and chairs invite you to linger with a good book or a pair of binoculars. Enjoy drinks at the bar and unwind on cool, wooden-slat hammocks. The Top Deck is where the natural history staff will give their presentations with maps, large flat-screen plasma and digital technology. There is a small reference Library and the Bridge, where you are welcome to meet the captain and officers.

Meals: The air-conditioned dining room’s large windows provide panoramic views. A different visual presentation greets you at every meal, which are served in a single seating with unassigned tables. Meals on Delfin II are to be savored. Often special dishes will include sustainable products of the rain forest and sauces made with exotic regional fruits. The chef prepares dishes equal to any five-star restaurant.

Suites: Elegant, air-conditioned guest suites on the Main and Upper Decks all offer exceptional vistas. Each spacious suite has a minimalist décor with a luxurious overtone. Enjoy complimentary organic sun block, insect repellent, body lotion, shampoo and conditioner.

Expedition Equipment: 10-person skiffs — with individual seat cushions and plenty of leg room. Rain ponchos are kept handy in the skiffs and distributed if needed. Rubber boots are provided before an excursion if deemed necessary.

Special Features: Guests may swim directly from the skiffs using the convenient swim ladder, weather permitting.

Cabin layout for Delfin II
Delfin II

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4 Days from
$ 2400 USD pp

Highlights

• Canopy discoveries in the treetops

• Hiking & trail walks

• Fishing for piranhas & other underwater wonders

• Paddleboarding

• Kayaking

• Birdwatching

• Swimming with dolphins

• Skiff explorations along the banks

• Visiting native communities

…and much more!

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