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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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Educational and Fun

I love that this place is used to help and treat the wildlife in the area. They do great work there... read more

Reviewed December 18, 2014
AliAA1985
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Ottawa, Canada
Wonderful experience!

We had a great time with these rescue monkeys! As soon as we arrived, they came running over and... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2014
STRioux
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Thousand Oaks, California
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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.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“roam freely” (4 reviews)
“boat ride” (11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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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"roam freely"
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"different species"
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"boat ride"
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"great pictures"
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"explorama lodge"
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"wooly monkey"
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"love monkeys"
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"slow boat"
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"costs soles"
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"falling asleep"
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Reviewed December 18, 2014

I love that this place is used to help and treat the wildlife in the area. They do great work there and donation is optional. As soon as u get there, the monkeys pretty much come over to u. U'll get a chance to see...More

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Reviewed December 11, 2014

We had a great time with these rescue monkeys! As soon as we arrived, they came running over and climbed right up us. They were very friendly and safe and it was so amazing to be that close to them. It was a lifetime experience....More

Thank STRioux
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Reviewed November 25, 2014

Where else can you hold monkeys, play with them, hug them and watch their antics. This is a facility that rescues monkeys and takes care of them. It is a wonderful place to visit.

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Reviewed November 12, 2014

We really enjoyed seeing the monkeys here. The workers are wonderfully informative. It was amazing seeing so many monkeys just playing around. I even got climbed on by Panchito, a little monkey with muddy hands and tried to eat my headband. :) We enjoyed our...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2014

ITs soooo lovely! Had a 2 hour stroll with Marty, one of the little fellars , sitting on my shoulder! The place is very simple but the people are so nice and friendly. Its a shame that they do not receive govermental support!

Thank Andy R
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Reviewed October 2, 2014

most memorable day here, playing with monkeys and meeting all the residents. They all seem pretty well looked after and happy.

Thank Tyneil N
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Reviewed September 7, 2014

We’ve been to the Island in March 2013 and July 2014. In March, the wet season, the island is surrounded by water. You see the monkeys but you can also travel by canoe through the Amazon waters surrounding the Island. This was one of the...More

Thank mccp2014
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Reviewed August 19, 2014

We went for a trip to Monkey island while staying at the Ceiba Tops Explorama lodge for my daughters birthday and we had a lovely time there. We were immediately welcomed by the monkeys who jumped onto my childrens shoulders and started searching their pockets...More

2  Thank Ann M
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Reviewed August 8, 2014

We went on a day trip and stayed for 2 and a half hours which is probably about the right amount of time to see everything (although I could have stayed forever as the monkeys were so cute) You have to phone in advance and...More

1  Thank tpellams1
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Reviewed June 11, 2014

I stayed as a volunteer on La Isla de Los Monos for two weeks last year. I had the most amazing time learning about the different monkey's and helping to fed them, doing odd jobs and going to the market for supplies (monkey food). Gilberto...More

2  Thank RoseLibby
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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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