Day 01. IQUITOS - NANAY PORT - AMAZON RIVER - MANITI LODGE
Morning hours departure from Iquitos Metropolis via auto to reach in the port area of Nanay (Bellavista), where in fact the Rio Nanay meets the Rio Amazonas. After departing by boat we will travelling downriver 70 KM (about 2 hours). Through the riverboat trip we could have a great opportunity of viewing caimans, turtles, herons, pink river dolphins, snakes, and several different species of flora/fauna along the riverbank.
Monkey Island - a tiny island which shelters a sizable number of monkeys within their normal habitat. During our go to on the island we could have the unique possibility to observe and connect to a multitude of monkeys that consist of: Sloth, Goeldi’s monkey, Tamarin monkey, Capuchin monkey, Yellow-Handed Titi monkey, Masked Titi monkey, Cebidae monkey, Wooly monkey, Spider monkey, and more! We must opportunity to hold large Anacondas, Boas and connect to the unique and uncommon Amazonian mata-mata turtle.
Afternoon angling excursion via boat with possibility to capture piranha, catfish & other species of fish.
We could have the unique possibility to start to see the pink freshwater dolphin. If we will be lucky we may also have the opportunity to swim with them on the key Amazon River.
At night we will embark on a nocturnal nature hike to check out what forms of species is seen (lizards, snakes, spiders, monkeys).
Overnight in Maniti Eco-Lodge.