Although plenty of trips include jungle excursions, few are as authentic as this one. From Manaus, you will venture for 30 hours by riverboat up the Rio Negro and deep into the Amazon rainforest.
Later you'll stay with the “ribeirinho” people of Xixuau and discover their world, hang in a hammock, sprawl on jungle beaches, catch your own dinner and hike deeper still into the forest known as the lungs of the planet.
Flying into the remote jungle city of Manaus, which can only be reached by plane or by boat
Journeying down the mighty Rio Negro, one of the biggest tributaries of the Amazon River
Relaxing in hammocks and watching dragonflies zip across the water at sunset
Canoeing through the glassy waters of the flooded forest to see tapir, sloths and alligators
Fishing in the river for your own dinner, which you'll eat with fresh tropical fruits, newly harvested Brazil nuts and delicious Amazonian specialities
Sunbathing on sandy river beaches before cooling off in clear waters and natural river pools
Trekking through the forest to witness an amazing array of tropical birds and wildlife