The last great natural wilderness, the Amazon is a truly awesome location that needs to be experienced to be fully understood.
With one fifth of the world’s fresh water, the sheer scale of the Amazon River is breathtaking, with new fish, bird and animal species constantly being discovered.
The dense vegetation mean that it’s essential to have a great guide to make the most of your Amazon experience. The lodges we’ve selected for you are the very best on offer located away from development and deforestation, so that you experience the most pristine natural wilderness.
What to do
- Wildlife spotting
- Bird watching
- Visits to indigenous communities
When to go
It is possible to visit all year round as the rainforest creates its own tropical climate, however the best and driest months are July through October.
Close to the source, these cruises are the finest way to explore the Amazon. The cuisine, people and wildlife all combine to create something very special.