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Amazon River

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just spent 4 days on the Amazon on board the Aria by Aqua Expeditions. What an amazing trip. We were looked after so well. No detail was forgotten. Julio, Nayser and Roger, our wildlife guides were amazing. Very knowledgeable and couldn't do enough...More

1  Thank Esther H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We spent 4 days on the Aria Amazon putting our time, safety, our curiosity in the hands of its capable, extremely knowledgeable, and caring crew. From their captain to their cruise director Waldin, the fab four guides Ricky, Nayser, George, and Julio, their bartender Robinson,...More

1  Thank ULeadWillFollow
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We took this trip with G-Adventures who charter, but do not staff the boat. I will divide this review into two parts, the first being G-adventures and the second being Jungle Experience. For the second time on this trip we were underwhelmed with G-adventures, the...More

2  Thank Bearded_Beast
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We booked this adventure with Vantage Travel. We have used Vantage many times and are always pleased with the way they take care of us. We spent 9 days aboard the MV Zafiro-which means sapphire- and the ship is a true gem. It is luxurious,...More

3  Thank Gretchen D
Reviewed 3 July 2017

What a one in a life time experience to go 900 miles up the Amazon. See the different coloured waters where the river Negro and the Amazon meet.

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We just returned from a seven night cruise operated by International Expeditions aboard the former Estrella Amazonia, now renamed the Amazon Star. We worked with Green Tracks travel agency out of Colorado to plan the trip and recommend them highly. There are several ships to...More

1  Thank mslizSanFrancisco_CA
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The Amazon is one of the largest rivers in the world. Along the shores you will see the people going about their lives along with the wildlife. Take time to enjoy the esperience.

2  Thank rollinsthomas
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We loved the Aria Amazon. The personalised Service was excellent. When we arrived in Iquitos in March 2017 People of Aqua Expeditions were already waiting at the baggage belt to take over all the luggage. All Cabins have floor to ceiling Windows which allows breathtaking...More

2  Thank lisakoch2017
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Everything more than exceeded our expectations on board the Aria boat by Aqua Expeditions. Rooms were extremely spacious, comfortable, well equipped and spotless clean. Food quality, presentation, variety, taste was exceptional and as good, if not better, than most of the fine dining restaurants. It...More

2  Thank ShamelAbaza
Reviewed 6 May 2017

My husband and I traveled on the Amazon Star in March, 2017 and had a most memorable experience. I chose this boat as it spent the most time on the Amazon river and everything exceeded our expectations. If you are looking to see birds and...More

2  Thank floridazoo
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Response from Peter C | Reviewed this property |
I do not think so
13 March 2017|
Response from VG73 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately not this boat but we just came back from a 7 day cruise on Aria and that was spectacular. The boat, the crew, the food almost as good as The Amazon itself. Compare the two, if similar you will have a great trip