About the adventure
Come aboard to the on a 4-day Amazon River Cruise Exploration. Visit indigenous communities along the Anavilhanas, the largest river archipelago in the world!
Embark on a classical schooner that offers guests old-world charm and a comfortable, intimate atmosphere on Brazil’s mighty Amazon. The only one of its kind in the region, this unique vessel has been gracefully pioneering navigation in the region for over 25 years, blending all the comforts of small group activities with the joy of personal exploration and discovery.
Get up early to watch the sunrise and see thousands of birds emerge from their nighttime hideouts in search of breakfast, embark on a fishing expedition to catch one of the hundreds of species found in the river, including the aggressive piranha, feed curious squirrel monkeys or learn more about the indigenous lifestyle from local communities. The rest of the day is spent exploring the rivers and life of the largest ecosystem in the world.
Life on Board
This great 34-meter three-masted sailing ship is truly a sight to behold. As you board in Manaus, the dedicated and experienced crew will welcome you to explore the relaxing lobby, bar and acclimatized restaurant with panoramic views. The amazing sun deck is the perfect spot for taking in the sunset as you journey along the Rio Negro, the legendary Amazon River and the Anavilhanas Islands.
With only 12 cabins, the boat is small enough for you to get to know all of your fellow travellers but still spacious enough to provide comfort and casual elegance. At the night’s end, after you have enjoyed the homemade regional and international cuisine in the restaurant, your cosy lower or upper deck cabin, with private facilities and air-conditioning, will be waiting for you.
Departing from Manaus, the capital of the State of Amazonas, to navigate manly through the Anavilhanas Archipelago and its igarapés (permanent river channels) and Igapós (non-permanent river channels).
In the care of an internationally recognized cuisine and providing a diversified menu, the regional flavours creations will guarantee you many surprises along the way.
The matrimonial cabins feature a wardrobe and a safe box for guests to store their belongings and valuables. They are fully carpeted and air conditioned to ensure the guests’ comfort. The private bathrooms are accompanied by a hairdryer and amenities like shampoo, shower gel, and tissue.
Highlights of the adventure
- Cruise the Amazon on a classical schooner.
- Explore the Anavilhanas, the world's largest river archipelago.
- Interact with Pink Dolphins and fish for Piranhas.
- Witness the Meeting of Waters where the Negro and Solimões rivers converge.
- Visit indigenous communities and learn about their lifestyle.