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Address: | Rio Negro e Rio Solimoes, Manaus, State of Amazonas 69005-141, Brazil
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Unusual meeting of the Amazon and Solimoes rivers

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Indian Village and Meeting of the Waters Tour
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Rio Negro Cruise from Manaus to the Amazon River

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Forming the greatest river on this planet.

A must experience. major confluence of life on this planet. And you can physically FEEL the difference where the waters meet.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A must experience. major confluence of life on this planet. And you can physically FEEL the difference where the waters meet.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Took us out to the meeting of the rivers. What a great place and learned so much about the river and its history.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is unbelievable: water from Rio Negro and Rio Solimões does not mix! You can see sharp border between "white" and black water and you can feel difference in temperature. The best of Manaus! Otherwise has Manaus not much to offer for a tourist. Opera house not spectacular at all outside if you have seen one in Europe. Better inside... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The two mighty rivers the Rio Negro and the Amazon meet at Manaus, the Negro is black as its name denotes and the Amazon is muddy milky brown. Where they meet is a site to behold as the two waters do not immediately mix but run together down the river in conjoined streams for several kilometres, an amazing site. A... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I took a tour of the city and the meeting of the waters with my wife and a friend. This is a must see and do while in Manaus. We used a tour company called Amazon Destinations, a half-day tour, and a wonderful guide named Rodolpho. We were on a boat that had a roof, powered by a 150HP Yamaha... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Well worth seeing the distinct change in the colour of the two rivers as they come together to form the mighty Amazon. There is a clear cut distinctive line between the two.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The pictures you see of the Meeting of the Waters don't quite do it justice. It is an amazing site. Even more interesting is to put your hand in the water and feel the difference in temperature between the two.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went there many times but this last one I was working. I had to show foreign people a little about Manaus and their views and opinions made me look at this place in a different way. We have a great amount of water in Brazil! Places like that must be cared and visited. It is amazing! Two rivers meeting... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The meeting of the waters is one of the very magical things that you can see in Manaus. I would recommend taking the short boat ride out to see the drastic color change and feel the extreme difference in water temperatures where the two rivers come together.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a must see if you visit Manaus, it's only a short boat trip from the city but you get to see one of those impressive things that show nature's wisdom and beauty! You also might spot some river dolphins on the way!

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