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Port of Manaus

How to get to Santarém from Manaus. What to see? Are there cruises from Manaus?

Traveling to the Amazon is a unique experience and to venture along the rivers of the region and enjoying the exuberance of the largest tropical forest in the world is the dream for most visitors. There are two ways to get to Santarém from Manaus, by plane or big slow ferry boat. For the trip […]

Manaus - Brasil

An Insider’s guide on how to get to and around the city of Manaus

The Amazon rainforest is one of the most desired places in the world to visit, especially by foreigners and adventure lovers. However, the destination is becoming popular amongst Brazilians and foreigners alike, getting to be one of the most popular national and international tourism routes. Manaus – capital of the state of Amazonas – is […]

Manaus City

Best location and hotel to stay in Manaus before to join a jungle adventure

Manaus city is a great starting point to explore the Brazilian Amazon rainforest on a riverboat cruise. The city is the Capital of Amazonia and has plenty of things to explore before going to the jungle. Also the city can easily be explored in a day or two. Staying in an incredible hotel with the […]

Manaus | Brazil

How to visit an indigenous village in the Amazon from Manaus

For sure, to know Amazonia is an unique experience. The Amazon rainforest is the world’s richest and most-varied biological reservoir, containing several million species of insects, plants, birds, and other forms of life, many still unrecorded by science. The luxuriante vegetation encompasses a wide variety of trees, including many species of palm, and acacia, as well as rosewood, kapok (gigantic […]

Aqua Nera Amazon Cruise

Lungs of the World

No explorer’s bucket list is complete without a trip to the world’s largest rainforest. From its wealth of biodiversity to its sheer size, the Amazon Rainforest is immense on all accounts. Even today, researchers continue to find new species of flora and fauna across this mighty expanse, and there are thousands of such discoveries still […]

Praias Novo Airao

Anavilhanas Archipelago a detailed guide

The Anavilhanas National Park, located between the Manaus city (648 kilometers) and Novo Airão city (552 kilometers), in Amazonas, is the perfect destination for visitors who are looking for a complete nature-tourism experience in the Amazon rainforest. Amazing wildlife, vegetation, lakes, and a sky full of stars make the region a truly magical place. The […]

Rio Negro

A full guide about Rio Negro river, Amazonas, Brazil

Surely, the best way to explore the Amazon is to navigate through it’s river system. The Rio Negro is the largest tributary on the left bank of Amazon River, in the Amazon, in South America, bathing three countries in South America: Colombia (where it has its sources), Venezuela and Brazil, and runs for about 1,700 kilometers. Also it […]

Ponta Negra Manaus

15 things to see and do if you are visiting Manaus, Brazil

The most cosmopolitan city in the North of Brazil, the former “Paris Brasileira” is famous for being the home of the Amazon Rainforest. With endless beauty, intense cultural life, delicious cuisine and, of course, enormous natural wealth, the Amazonian capital has a lot to offer those who choose it as a destination. So, how about […]

Anakonda Amazon Cruises no longer requires COVID-19 testing for fully-vaccinated guests

We are pleased to announce that given the high percentage of vaccinated people and the low infection rates recorded over the past few months in Ecuador,  Anakonda Amazon Cruises has ended the requirement for our fully vaccinated guests to be tested for Covid-19 prior to boarding our cruises. This change will be effective as of […]

Arequipa, Peru: View of the Cathedral main church at the morning

Arequipa “The White City”

When you travel to Perú, there are so many places that are worth visiting, so we understand if choosing and coming to a decision might become of an issue. We got you, that is why one stop that is definitely worth visiting is Arequipa, also known as the White City Now, you may be wondering […]

Cristo redentor

The best places to visit in Rio de Janeiro

Without a doubt, if we think about a cosmopolitan city in Brazil, Rio de Janeiro is the first answer to pop in our head. What is not to like about a coastal city with endless charms and activities to do. This time, we want you to give you a little teaser of the beautiful activities […]

Copacabana bolivia

The island of the sun paradise in Copacabana

During your trip through Bolivia; a necessary stop is in the city of Copacabana, which can be arrived in a private vehicle that will take you through the plateau and the Andes mountain range. Copacabana is a city that has stopped in time due to its adherence to ancient traditions on the shores of Lake […]