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Amazon tours and Amazon cruises on the upper Amazon River and its tributaries, and the rainforest, from Iquitos Peru. The Dawn on the Amazon Tours and Cruises riverboats are big enough for you to be comfortable and relaxed, but small enough to...more
Malecon Maldonado # 185 | Post Office Box 528, Iquitos 16000, Peru
+51 65 223730
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Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I spent three nights aboard the Dawn on the Amazon to begin our Peru vacation. It was an immersive and insightful experience. Due to the fact that there was only us on the boat along with the crew, the experience was much...More

1  Thank Tyler D
Reviewed April 5, 2018

We ate two meals at the cafe a couple of weeks ago. Paid in cash the first day and paid with card the second day leaving a tip in cash. When my boyfriend checked his account he noticed that they had given themselves an additional...More

3  Thank emmamaryduffy
Reviewed March 15, 2018

Monkey Island was interesting and engaging. It is the first time (I travel a lot) to see 4 species of monkey, a macaw, and a sloth up close in their natural environment. Contact with monkeys was a delight. Also the boat trip there offers great...More

Thank DSK3some
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

We took two one-days tours with Jino from Dawn on the Amazon: a boat trip to a butterfly preserve, and a hike in a jungle nature reserve. The boat trip was excellent - the butterfly preserve and animal rescue centre, visit to a Yagua village,...More

Thank Kevin O
Reviewed February 8, 2018

My brother and I just completed the 3-day, 2-night amazon cruise on the Dawn on the Amazon this week. Our expectations for the trip going in were very high, being that we'd read all of the previous Tripadvisor reviews prior to going. Still, our expectations...More

2  Thank Chris T
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

If you want a sanitized, luxury cruise of the Amazon, this is not what you get with Dawn of the Amazon. This is a subdued, mattress pads on the floor, lawn chair seating adventure in an open, hand-made wooden craft that opens up to anything...More

10  Thank dougie0324
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Eaten here many times over the years. While Bill, the owner passed away last year, it is still being well run. Andrew is an excellent server and I will go back again and again

1  Thank SiriusSkier23
Reviewed May 26, 2017

A visit to the Belen market is a must, but with Jino from Dawn on the Amazon as your guide. We saw the full range of local foods harvested from air, land, and river, and had opportunities to try some of them. Jino was such...More

1  Thank Aileen1313
Reviewed May 9, 2017

This was by far our favorite restaurant in Iquitos. Fresh, plentiful, delicious food in a pleasant location on the waterfront. Warm and friendly staff are always helpful. We also took an excellent trip to the Belen market with Jino. So smart, kind, and Incredibly knowledgeable!...More

1  Thank Alan_katherine
Reviewed January 30, 2017

We took a 3-day tour of the Amazon rainforest with Dawn on the Amazon in December, 2016. It turned out to be a private tour for 2 of us, as no one else booked during our slot. Our tour guide Jino was excellent, talking about...More

4  Thank RandyC1963
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September 15, 2016|
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Response from HappyTravels1135 | Reviewed this property |
This is heartbreaking. I could tell he was very well liked and loved by those who worked with him. Please offer our condolences to them. We took a cruise with Gino, Judy and Captain in May and met Bill at the café when we... More
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June 30, 2016|
Response from Melissa M | Reviewed this property |
I highly recommend Wilson Diaz Inapi. Very informative, trustworthy guy that speaks great english. He taught me a lot while I was there. His email: wpiscis.19@hotmail