Amazon River, South America
The perfect 4 days itinerary

The Amazon River, the world's second longest river, is a vast region that spans across eight rapidly developing countries—Brazil, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana, and Suriname, plus the French territory of Guiana. It is home to the world's largest rainforest, teeming with an estimated one-third of the world's known species. This itinerary will focus on exploring the Brazilian part of the Amazon River, where you can experience the unique wildlife, indigenous cultures, and the unparalleled natural beauty of the Amazon Rainforest.

What to do in Amazon River?

This 4 days itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Amazon River. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Arrival in Manaus

Morning

Arrive in Manaus, the capital of the state of Amazonas in Brazil. Check into your hotel and rest.

Afternoon

Explore the city of Manaus. Visit the Amazon Theatre, an opera house built during the height of the rubber boom. Also, visit the Adolpho Lisboa Municipal Market, a marketplace selling Amazonian fish and fruits.

Evening

Enjoy a traditional Brazilian dinner at a local restaurant.


Day 2: Journey to the Amazon Rainforest

Morning

Depart from Manaus to the Amazon Rainforest. Arrive at your jungle lodge and settle in.

Afternoon

Take a guided jungle walk to learn about the unique flora and fauna of the Amazon. Visit a local indigenous tribe and learn about their culture and way of life.

Evening

After dinner, embark on a night safari to spot nocturnal creatures of the Amazon.


Day 3: Exploring the Amazon River

Morning

Embark on a boat trip along the Amazon River. Spot pink dolphins, piranhas, and other unique wildlife.

Afternoon

Visit the Meeting of the Waters, a natural phenomenon where the Rio Negro and the Amazon River meet but do not mix.

Evening

Return to the lodge and enjoy a relaxing evening in the heart of the Amazon.


Day 4: Departure

Morning

After breakfast, depart from the lodge and return to Manaus. Spend the rest of the day at leisure, exploring any remaining sights in the city or shopping for souvenirs.

Afternoon

Transfer to the airport for your departure flight.


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