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La Isla De Los Monos

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Condamine #416, Iquitos 065, Peru
+51 65 235887
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Get the day package from Hubert!

Don’t miss out on this place! We went with the day package which was totally worth every penny... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wran8lergirl
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Lacombe, Alberta, Canada
Great and I wish I'd had more time here

I visited this sanctuary for about 30 minutes as part of my Amazon tour. That was disappointing as... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MagicDawn
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United Kingdom
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A cage-free rescue center in the Peruvian Amazon dedicated to the protection and conservation of abandoned and orphaned monkeys. The aim of the project is the save the life of these creatures and release them back to their original habitat.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Condamine #416, Iquitos 065, Peru
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+51 65 235887
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don’t miss out on this place! We went with the day package which was totally worth every penny. ($100 US/person). Gilberto arranged for transport to and from the island as well as lunch while we were there. The day was filled with tours all over...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this sanctuary for about 30 minutes as part of my Amazon tour. That was disappointing as we'd been told we'd be there for 90 minutes. (There's no TripAdvisor option for 'tour group') On arrival we were told to leave our bags in a...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Absolutely loved spending a few hours on the Isla de los Monos with my family including kids 9 & 10. The tour guides were great. You really get to interact with the animals including a kinkajou that climbs all over you and wooly monkeys that...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing experience to be in such close contact with a wide variety of monkeys. Our guide (Jack) was passionate and knowledgable, he made our visit perfect.

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Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

We had such a wonderful time at the monkey island! It was incredible experience to interact and play with all these monkeys and observe their behaviour and play. Love the project, think it's awesome! Lovely staff , but on the email I got about the...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

So awesome really worth it ! The staff is awesome as well as volunteers. My husband and i got eaten alive in thin pants fyi wear thick pants and closed shoes and a thin long sleeve. Bug repellent is not permitted due to being around...More

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Reviewed April 7, 2018

This place is so beautiful. We did a tour with Amazon Experience and they took us to visit this place. We enjoyed to play with the mokeys. You can see many types of monkeys in this beautiful place. We recommend to visit this place.

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Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Just an overall great experience, the best time to visit this place is early in the day because you will see a lot more monkeys out and about. One of the top things to do while staying in Iquitos.

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Reviewed April 3, 2018

We had a great time hanging out with the monkeys, who were very friendly and playful. I would definitely recommend a visit!

Thank Julia R
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Reviewed March 31, 2018

I went to the monkey island while I was visiting Iquitos because I have always wanted to spend time with and handle monkeys. I was very exited. This facility exceeded my expectations by far. I was able to handle the monkeys, who were also able...More

Thank Bahley M
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ishtaar10
November 22, 2016|
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Response from LaIslaDeLosMonos | Property representative |
Dear Ishtar, Thanks for contact us! My name is Lucero and I work in The Monkeys Island's office. We have some options for you to visit the island. I'll explain you each of them so you can choose the one you want. The... More
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jerrisgoneagain
August 3, 2016|
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Response from AlexVarnham | Reviewed this property |
hello you can rent a speddy boat with this you can arrive there in 1 hour and 30 minuts more less, the price i don't know because we took a slowly boat and the price was 150 soles.
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dixosh
May 14, 2016|
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Response from Chelydra | Reviewed this property |
Around seven hours total, including travel and visiting time. We went independently, so our procedure involved a private mototaxi to the ferry terminal, public ferry (fixed price, and leaves when full, so you probably would... More
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