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Rio Negro River Cruise – 5 Days & 4 Nights

Rio Negro River Cruise – 5 Days & 4 Nights

$1650 / per person
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They 5 days  river cruise on the Rio Negro will give a chance to explore more the Rio Negro and some tributaries , discover a bit more of the Amazon flora and fauna and the  people  that live among the rivers Join us on  this fantastic trip on board a boat in private cabins, with beds and with air conditioning.

Itinerary

Day 1

At 08:30am You are picked up at your hotel and taken to the Manaus port where you will get on your boat that is where your Amazon Trip began. You are first taken to the meeting of the waters about twenty kilometers downstream. From there you go to January Lake traveling through one of the many streams that can be found in the region. There you will have a short walk to a place where you will see the water-lilies and some indigenous handcraft. Back on board for lunch.  At 02:30 pm the group leave by a motorized boat to fish for piranha and when it gets dark you go Cayman spotting. Then your boat travels upriver to a place where you will overnight on board.

Day 2

At 05:30 am the group will leave on a motorized boat to see the sun rise and also is a great opportunity to sport some birds and river dolphin. back the mother ship for breakfast. At 08:00am you leave to do a jungle walk, where the guide will explain about the flora and fauna, some medicinal plants. After a two and a half – hour walk you come back to the boat to have lunch. Then your boat leaves upstream to the Anavilhanas Arquipelago. In the afternoon at 03:00 pm in a small boat you have a chance to get closer to the arquipelagos. It is a good chance to see some wildlife, like birds, monkeys and others animals that are in that region. Back on board you travel to a suitable place to overnight on board.

Day 3

Breakfast is served, while the boat travel true the rio negro the river there will be a stop at an Indigenous community where we will go out and visit them and also participate on their welcome dance. After we will move by boat to the other side to a floating house and then you go swimming with the dolphins where you can take photos and do some videos as well.

At 03pm the group leave by a motorized boat to the small channels of the region and explore the Igapos of the rio negro for bird watching and other animals that can be found in that area of the amazon rain Forest. back on board for overnight.

In case the group would like to overnight in the jungle it is possible as well but will have to skip the afternoon activities to go and set camp to overnight.

Day 4

Breakfast is served on board and after breakfast their group will go and visit a local family of the region and learn more about their way of life out in the Amazon Jungle.

At 03:00pm their group go by boat to the area of the igarapes and paddle true the channel and explore this beautiful part of the amazon and enjoy the nature scenery, where is a good chance to look for animals like sloth and monkeys.

Day 5

After breakfast the group will leave on another hiking in the jungle in a different area where the guide will explain more about the flora and fauna of the Amazon Rain Forest and also some Survival techniques.

Back on board. Lunch is served.  After the boat will begin to sale downstream river on the way back to Manaus arriving around 04:30 pm. Getting there our staff will be waiting for you with the transportation back to the hotel our airport as the client request.

Highlights

Visit to the meeting of the waters of the Rio Negro & Solimoes

Piranha fishing

Sunset and sunrise watching

Swimming with dolphin

Cayman spotting at night

Trekking in the jungle

Visit to indigenous community

Visit local family

Paddling trip

Bird watching

Included

Pick up at the airport and hotel I town

Accommodations in private cabin with mosquito nets provided on beds and air conditions

All meals (breakfast/lunch/dinner)

Mineral water

All tours according to tour program

Portuguese, English or Spanish speaking tour guides

Tour insurance

Drop off back to hotel our Manaus airport

Not Included

Tips for the guide and staff

Alcoholic drinks, Soft drinks

Hotel in Manaus

Extra transportations

What to bring

Bring along insect repellant

Sunglasses

Sun cream

Hat or cap

Comfortable clothes

Long pants and long sleeve shirts

Hiking shoes and Sandals

Rain jacket or Poncho

Binoculars

Small water bottle

Camera or smartphone for taking photos

Very important

Flight information of arrival and departure

Name and address of hotel or hostel in town

Passport number

Vaccination card

Maximum luggage 25lbs per person. Passengers must arrange to have any excess luggage remain in our office or at the hotel in Manaus

Avoid giving money to the community children; giving small gifts such as toys, comic books or other items are welcome

Itinerary specifics are subject to change

Guests arriving at the Manaus Airport by 02:00 p.m. will only be able to do the night activity on the first day

Guests leaving on afternoon flights from Manaus need to depart on a morning transfer

Child from 0 to 5 years old with an adult is free of charge

Kids from 6 to 11 years old with an adult have 50% discount of charge.

For the Booking confirmation after payments is done please send us the following information below as we take care of you from the moment your arrival until your departure.

Flight information on arrival and departure

Full name of everyone that book the trip

Dates of the Trip

Passport Number

Hotel or hostel in Manaus

For Single and Groups Bookings please contact us for availability.

Free cancelation up to 24 hours before the tour.

All price is based on the minimum of 2 people

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