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Iquitos— 56 nights
Capital of the Peruvian Amazon
The largest city in the Peruvian Amazon and the world's largest metropolis unreachable by road, Iquitos represents a major starting point for river and rainforest adventures.Get out of town with these interesting Iquitos side-trips: Iguana Lodge & Camp (in Santo Toribio) and Momon River (in Rio Momon). Spend the 2nd (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Spend the 4th (Tue) surrounded by wildlife at Tapiche Reserve. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Pilpintuwasi Butterfly Farm, see the interesting displays at Museum of Historic Boats, meet the residents at Quistacocha Zoo, and admire the landmark architecture of Casa de Fierro.
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In June, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 25°C. On the 27th (Sat), you'll travel back home.
Things to do in Iquitos
Momon River, Iguana Lodge & Camp
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