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Amazon Explorer is a tour company offering one day trips in Iquitos and expeditions to the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve; the Matses Indigenous Reserve, Jungle Survival Training Courses and expeditions to real and non-touristic indigenous...more
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Iquitos 16000, Peru
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend Daniel and I spent the 4 days with head guide Joey (english and spanish speaking), along with Percy (boat operator), Rita (cook) and Rubin (native guide). Joey was an exceptional guide and trip leader - he always made sure we were comfortable and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JHRichardson
Reviewed 11 January 2019

We took this trip the beginning of November and had a fabulous time! Our crew was amazing! Joey was our English speaking guide. Perci was the captain of our boat as well as a good native guide for finding animals. Joey's brother, Hernan, was our...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

We had a fantastic time on the Matses Expedition, and would highly recommend Hector and Amazon Explorer for anyone looking for a more rugged experience in the Amazon. It's evident that Hector really cares about the Matses people, and they care about him-- we got...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

The trip in general was excellent, the stasff (Hector, Armando, Denis, Marcos, Lydia) are great. The experience was really authentic and unic.  We have a two days delay at the beginning because of the weather but we could compensate it during the travel and were...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

I found Amazon Explorer through Tripadvisor. Edwin replied to our emails quickly with very clear information. It was easy to confirm the tour by paying a deposit via Paypal. Two of their employees came to meet us at our hotel one day before the trip...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank petitpuce
Hector V, Gerente at Amazon Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Hola Petitpuce, Thank you very much for your review. We are very glad that you enjoyed the expedition and discovered the real Amazon jungle and got a lot of memories of the rainforest. About the issue with the van, we do not have our own...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018

Its amazing! We hunt for crocodiles, anacondas, snakes, otters. Watched all kind of birds, dolphins, tarantulas, wild animal trails. Do fishing for piranhas, and great amazon fishes (biggest freshwater fish on earth). And this was made safe and interesting. Amazing experience and the best trip...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

During May-June 2018 I took part in a 1,000km expedition through the Amazon jungle (the particularly dangerous Sierra del Divisor area in Peru near the border with Brasil) led by Amazon Explorer. This expedition took 30 days and involved hiking on foot through completely unexplored...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Hector and Edwin and Amazon Explorer are excellent, believe the reviews! They really care about the jungle, its people, and do everything they can to make sure you have an authentic and fun experience! And most of all, the trip is very flexible, so you...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank martlume
EdwinJs1, Director Comercial at Amazon Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Hola MartLume, Thank you very much for your words about your experiencie in the Amazon Rainforest and our services. We are very glad because you got satisfied by both our work and staff. Our best, Edwin J. Villacorta AMAZON EXPLORER

Reviewed 12 January 2018

There was so much to rave about on this trip that I don't even know where to start, so this is going to be a lengthy review. Or you can take my short answer: Book it now if you are searching for a rare experience...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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EdwinJs1, Director Comercial at Amazon Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Hola Hi2018, Thank you very much for your review! We are glad that your jungle experience with your father was unforgettable. The 15-day Matsés Expedition is an experience that combines nature and a non-tourist indigenous people. Our main target is that travelers experience the real...More

Reviewed 16 December 2017

Me and my brother took this tour together, one year and some months ago (September 2016). It was a really awesome experience for us. We went 8 days on a boat discovering the Pacaya Samiria national park, camping each night on the rain forest floor....More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank DanielSchurholz
EdwinJs1, Director Comercial at Amazon Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Hola DanielSchurholz, For the Amazon Explorer team was an honour be your host in Iquitos and the Amazon rainforest for you and your brother! Thank you for trusting in our services. We had a great adventure in the jungle. EdwinV Amazon Explorer

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10 October 2018|
Response from EdwinJs1 | Property representative |
Hola, You could visit our website or email us. We have tours from 1 night to more to the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve.
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9 July 2018|
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Response from EdwinJs1 | Property representative |
Hola Katka, Thank you very much for your interest in Amazon Explorer for an expedition. We are able to organize an expedition to the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve starting on 26th August for your group of 3. Programs to... More
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22 February 2016|
Response from AmazonExplorer | Property representative |
Hola ChicagoJanice22: Thank you for your request, we may offer you a tourist route or a fish trip. The tourist route includes a ride along the Amazon River and Nanay River, visit Pilpintuwasi (Butterfly Farm and Amazon... More
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