Ecuadorian Amazon 7-Night Cruise
DURATION:8 Days/ 7 NightsREGION:South & Central AmericaSHIP:Anakonda
This epic 8-day expedition cruise takes you deep into Ecuador's Amazon Basin aboard the luxury riverboat Anakonda. The inspiring adventure will provide many unexpected and astonishing encounters. Discover the Yasuní (the largest of Ecuador’s continental National Parks), a wild and untamed realm in the heart of the
Ecuadorian Rainforest. Climb observation towers to enjoy unique perspectives of the forest and explore black-water rivers escorted by otters, turtles and the Amazon's iconic pink dolphins. Hike trails learning about the wonderful flora that makes up the eternal green of Ecuadorian Amazonia.
Launched in 2013, the 40-passenger Anakonda riverboat is the only luxury boutique Amazon cruise winding its way through Ecuador's 'El Oriente' Amazon region, operating in the upper basins of the Napo and Aguarico Rivers, around Limoncocha Wildlife Reserve and Yasuni National Park - Ecuador’s largest protected animal reserve.
Anakonda features an expansive observation deck complete with loungers and an outdoor Jacuzzi. A comfortable al fresco lounge offers panoramic views along the river and is an ideal spot for cocktails, relaxation, reading or simply enjoying the view. Anakonda's expert naturalist guides and special travel concierge go out of their way to ensure you a personalised cruise experience.
When not dining on the terrace, you will find yourself eating irresistible tropical cuisine in the comforts of the spacious indoor dining room, from adventurous Ecuadorian dishes rich in Amazonian ingredients to staple classics of international origins. When you're not out on excursions you may find yourself relaxing in the ample sitting areas or large and comfortable beds of one of her spacious 14 Suites or four slightly larger Deluxe Suites featuring their own jacuzzi baths and private balconies. All 18 suites have air-conditioning for your comfort and fantastic floor-to-ceiling windows for unrestricted viewing of the spectacular passing scenery.
The following additional options may be added to your cruise.
Return flights Quito to Coca
Prebook your return flights from Quito to Francisco de Orellana (Coca) on the first and last days of your expedition. Price is subject to availability and fare class.
Overnight Amazon 'Glamping'
Enjoy a night of 'glamorous camping' in the heart of the Ecuadorian Amazon, all meals included. Replaces night five aboard the Anakonda.
Your cruise price includes:
- Accommodation aboard Anakonda for seven nights
- All meals
- Unlimited water, coffee, tea
- Excursions as described in the itinerary
- Bilingual naturalist guides
- Transfers in/out from Coca airport when using recommended flights
Your cruise price does not include:
- Flights, pre- and post- cruise accommodation
- Soft Drinks and alcoholic beverages
- Community / National Park Entrance Fees of USD $80 per person
- Travel Insurance (highly recommended - ask us for a quote today)
- Souvenirs or additional services
- Items of a personal nature (laundry, communications etc)