The Amazon basin is at once both the world's most diverse and unknown regions and is a place that has to be seen and experienced to be believed. Tropical rainforest covers most of Peru and though the area of Amazon is greater in Brazil, there are many who argue that the biodiversity of this great wilderness is highest in Northern Peru.
This area is home to the pristina Pacayra Samira reserve of flooded forest.
We've selected the top cruises available in this area. Each have different specialities and our experts will be able to help you choose the very best boat and itinerary for your trip.
There is no clearly defined dry season (this is the rainforest after all) June to September tend to be slightly drier.
One of the best places to explore the Amazon by river
Nature walksVisits to local communitiesBird watchingDolphin spotting