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La Isla De Los Monos

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The best island in the world

This place is out of this world. We did it as a trip from Ceiba Tops in the amazon, and it was my... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2015
Jennifer D
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Solid Monkey Action

This place is beyond mildly amazing! Well worth the hour long trip from Iquitos to visit. Gilberto... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2015
Tallinn, Estonia
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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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Condamine #416, Iquitos 065, Peru
+51 65 235887
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Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

This place is out of this world. We did it as a trip from Ceiba Tops in the amazon, and it was my favourite part of the whole tour, which was already amazing. As it's wet season you go round the monkey enclosures in a...More

Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed April 5, 2015

This place is beyond mildly amazing! Well worth the hour long trip from Iquitos to visit. Gilberto and the local team have built a monkey paradise. It was super fun even though we were visiting when the entire place was several feet under water due...More

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Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

We went here on one of our free days from our elective period. Our hotel rang the island and they sent someone to meet us from our hotel to take us to the docks and put us on a boat to Mazan. At the other...More

Thank Ashburge
Reviewed April 4, 2015

My wife and I had most of a day free in Iquitos as part of our travels and having seen a Jack Hanna special on La Isla de Los Monos we decided to explore it. I read about another so called Monkey Island that apparently...More

Thank Matthew F
Reviewed March 20, 2015

Can't say enough great thinks about Isla de Monos. Even in high water season where we had to do all of our traveling around the "island" by boat, we were still able to see many of the wonderful birds and monkeys. Antony was such an...More

Thank Natalie G
Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

Awesome animals, awesome people and awesome place. We stayed the night for $20 each and included breakfast lunch and dinner!!! Confy beds great food. BEST EXPERIENCE EVER!!!

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Reviewed March 3, 2015

I absolutely loved my experience at Isla de los monos and would strongly recommend to anyone to visit this beautiful place and help Gilberto with taking care of the monkeys. The place is not that hard to reach - all you have to do is...More

Thank rosessayhooray
Reviewed February 23, 2015

We took our 4 kids to Monkey Island and it was their favorite part of the trip. The owner Gilberto truly cares for the monkeys and takes care of them. The monkeys loved playing with our kids. It's an experience they will never forget.

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Reviewed February 6, 2015

Everytime I want to laugh out I go with my wife to this place. It is a nice place to see animals all around you. Many monkeys jumping on the trees. There are also some sloths, macaws, toucans and also the big scaring anaconda. You...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed January 29, 2015

This was an awesome experience.. Monkeys are so cool but they are very curious and like to dig in pockets and backpacks so keep an eye on them. Also.. This can be done as a half day tour which is what I recommend. Other sites...More

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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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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.
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