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  • Manatee Amazon Explorer

Manatee Amazon Explorer: Explore the Ecuadorian Amazon on the recently updated Manatee

Days 4, 5 & 8 | From: $1,966/per person

The Manatee Amazon Explorer offers river cruising through the Ecuadorian Amazon Rainforest. The 86-foot vessel has has the capacity to accommodate up to 30 passengers in 14 charming double, double-twin and single-twin cabins. Each cabin is equipped with air conditioning, closets, a private bathroom complete with a special shower massage, hot and cold water, 24-hour electricity and 110-voltage outlets and switches.

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Vessel Information

Accommodations

The vessel features three decks:
The Main Deck features a dining area, kitchen, the crew’s cabins, and the engine room.
The Upper Deck has 10 cabins including crew cabins.
The Sun Deck houses the bridge, 4 cabins, the bar and lounge, and an outdoor dining area.


Yacht Specifications

Length: 86 feet
Maximum Width: 23 feet
Passenger Capacity: 30
Maximum Speed: 15 knots
Speed against the current: 5 to 8 knots
Crew members: 12
Communication Devices: Telephone, HF and VHF radio, satellite internet
Year built: 2002

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Itineraries & Pricing

3 Night Itinerary (Friday to Monday)

Day 1  Friday  Arrive to Coca / Napo River / Yasuni National Park

Day 2  Saturday  Visiting the Pañacocha Biological Corridor

Day 3  Sunday  Clay Licks – Sani Warmi & Yasuni National Park

Day 4  Monday  Return

4 Night Itinerary (Monday to Friday)

Day 1  Monday  Arrive to Coca / Napo River / Yasuni National Park

Day 2  Tuesday  Border with Peru (Heart of Yasuni)

Day 3  Wednesday  Meeting the community, Activities on board, Island Exploration

Day 4  Thursday  Observation Tower, Limoncocha Biological Reserve

Day 5  Friday  Return

7 Night Itinerary (Friday to Friday)

Day 1  Friday  Arrive to Coca / Napo River / Yasuni National Park

Day 2  Saturday  Visiting the Pañacocha Biological Corridor

Day 3  Sunday  Clay Licks – Sani Warmi & Yasuni National Park

Day 4  Monday  Napo River / Yasuni National Park

Day 5  Tuesday  Border with Peru (Heart of Yasuni)

Day 6  Wednesday  Meeting the community, Activities on board, Island Exploration

Day 7  Thursday  Observation Tower, Limoncocha Biological Reserve

Day 8  Friday Return

 

7 Night Itinerary (Monday to Monday)

Day 1  Monday  Arrive to Coca / Napo River / Yasuni National Park

Day 2  Tuesday  Border with Peru (Heart of Yasuni)

Day 3  Wednesday  Meeting the community, Activities on board, Island Exploration

Day 4  Thursday  Observation Tower, Limoncocha Biological Reserve

Day 5  Friday Napo River / Yasuni National Park

Day 6  Saturday  Visiting the Pañacocha Biological Corridor

Day 7  Sunday  Clay Licks – Sani Warmi & Yasuni National Park

Day 8  Monday  Return

 

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Displayed itineraries are just summaries. Our travel specialists will help you select the best cruise based on your interests, timing and budget.

Pricing

3 Night Trip Departures run Friday to Monday

4 Night Trip Departures run Monday to Friday

7 Night Trip Departures run Friday to Friday or Monday to Monday

2018 Cruise Rates

Prices are for Standard Cabins. Prices in parenthesis are for Deluxe Cabins with Jacuzzi.

Room Type:4 day/3 night:5 day/4 night:8 day/7 night:
Double$1,573 ($1,969) per person$1,965 ($2,456) per person$3,145 ($3,929) per person
Triple$1,336 ($1,670) per person$1,672 ($2,086) per person$2,672 ($3,339) per person
Single$2,359 ($2,933) per person$2,949 ($3,666) per person$4,720 ($5,864) per person
Children under 12$787 ($985) per person$784 ($1228) per person$1,573 ($1,965) per person
Glamping (optional excursion): $296/person per night (2 person minimum)

Included: Transfers to/from vessel when arriving on recommended flights, guiding with a certified naturalist guide, all meals, water, coffee and tea

Not included: Airfare (estimated at $200 round trip per person), Community entrance fees of $70-$80 per person, Quito airport transfers, Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, gratuities, internet

Children under 12 years old receive up to a 50% discount (1 child per adult).

2019 Cruise Rates

Prices are for Standard Cabins. Prices in parenthesis are for Deluxe Cabins with Jacuzzi.

Room Type:4 day/3 night:5 day/4 night:8 day/7 night:
Double$1,966 ($2,461) per person$2,456 ($3,070) per person$3,931 ($4,911) per person
Triple$1,670 ($2,088) per person$2,090 ($2,608) per person$3,340 ($4,174) per person
Single$2,949 ($3,666) per person$3,686 ($4,583) per person$5,900 ($7,330) per person
Children under 12$984 ($1,231) per person$1,230 ($1,535) per person$1,966 ($2,456) per person
Glamping (optional excursion): $250/person per night (2 person minimum)

Included: Transfers to/from vessel when arriving on recommended flights, guiding with a certified naturalist guide, all meals, water, coffee and tea

Not included: Airfare (estimated at $230 round trip per person), Community entrance fees of $70-$80 per person, Quito airport transfers, Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, gratuities, internet

Children under 12 years old receive up to a 50% discount (1 child per adult).

Reviews from this trip

5 stars
  • The Amazon trip on the Manatee was outstanding! The service was top notch, fantastic food, interesting excursions, and excellent accommodations. I would highly recommend it.
    Shawn Cadwallader
  • ...on the Manatee we had Pedro and Alex. All these guides were outstanding in every way. I would recommend each of them.
    Elayne Wishart

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