Just announced: WWF expert guides to join May, June & October cruises.
Look for blue-and-yellow macaws during sunrise skiff rides along the banks of the Amazon.
The WWF-supported Pacaya Samiria Reserve is teeming with wildlife, including yellow-spotted turtles.
Naturalist guides will teach you about the famous pink river dolphin.
Named in honor of a British queen, the Victoria water lily of the Amazon can grow to nearly 10 feet in diameter.
Keep an eye out for flamboyantly plumed hoatzins.
From the sky, the Amazon looks like a lush, green blanket stretching as far as the eye can see, with silver ribbons snaking across it. But on the ground, the world’s largest rain forest and its rivers comprise a complex realm where even the teeniest insect, seemingly invasive vine and inhibited bird all serve important roles.
Great Amazon River Cruise Explore the wonders of the world's largest rain forest on a voyage aboard a brand-new riverboat. Itinerary highlights include Pacaya Samiria Reserve, Río Ucayali and Yarapa River. 9-day tours from $4,595
Discover Amazon & Machu Picchu A privately guided small-group exploration of Peru’s natural and archaeological treasures. Itinerary highlights include Sacred Valley of the Incas, Cusco and the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve. 10-day tours from $5,995
Eric May Eric May, Program Officer for WWF’s Latin America and Caribbean Program, will join our October Amazon River Cruise as a guest lecturer. In his role, Eric works directly with field offices throughout Latin America on program development and implementation. He is currently focusing his time on the final phase of a ten-year tri-national program in Bolivia, Brazil and Peru called Amazon Headwaters Initiative (AHI).