Amatista Amazon

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Current cruise:
6 nights / 7 days, one-way from Callao to Iquitos
12 Nov, 2017 - 19 Nov, 2017

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Amatista Amazon Review and Specifications

Specifications of Amatista Amazon

Year built 1994  /  Age : 23
Speed 8 kn / 15 kph / 9 mph
Length (LOA) 38 m / 125 ft
Beam (width) 8 m / 26 ft
Gross Tonnage 820 gt
Passengers 15 - 30
Crew 15
Decks 3
Cabins 15
Decks with cabins 2
Last Refurbishment 2013

Review of Amatista Amazon

MV Amatista (meaning amethyst), is a classic, wooden riverboat sailing on the Peruvian Amazon River. Amatista Amazon features authentic atmosphere while providing all facilities needed for a comfortable and relaxing stay. The ship boasts comforts like air-conditioned cabins and individual bathrooms for a maximum of 30 guests. The perfectly sized for navigating river Amazon Amatista provides a comfortable dining room, reading room, bar, sleeping accommodations and modern navigation technology for cruising and water safety.

Passengers may gather and relax aboard mv Amatista in the exterior bar & lounge, interior lounge, lecture room, observation deck, lateral passageways or choose the covered dining and sundeck with 360-degree panoramic view. The crew of 15 includes a Cruise Director and 2 naturalist bilingual guides (Spanish and English speaking).

Travelers must have in mind there is no phone coverage during the Amazon cruise on Amatista. Computer access and internet connection are not available. In case of emergency, the crew contacts company's office via radio.

Inspired by the tropical flavors of Amazon River, the food and beverages aboard Amatista Amazon are prepared only with fresh local ingredients. All meals include various salads and fruits as well as a selection of breads. Vegetarian dishes and kids' menu are offered upon request made in advance. The cruise price does not include alcoholic drinks nor bottled ones.

Amatista Amazon

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Amatista Amazon Itineraries 2017

The below listed Amatista Amazon cruise prices on 2017 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest River Cruises fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
Iquitos cruise port

05 November 2017 6 nights / 7 days, one-way from Callao to Iquitos
fly-cruise (Lima)
Prices starting
from $2451
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05 Nov      Departing from Lima (flight)   
05 Nov      Departing from Iquitos, Peru Amazon   
07 Nov     Maranon River   
07 Nov     Ucayali River   
08 Nov     Ucayali River   
08 Nov     Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, Peru   
09 Nov     Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, Peru   
10 Nov     Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, Peru   
11 Nov     Nauta, Peru Amazon   
11 Nov - 12 Nov     Iquitos, Peru Amazon (Overnight)   
12 Nov      Arriving in Iquitos, Peru Amazon   

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Iquitos cruise port

12 November 2017 6 nights / 7 days, one-way from Callao to Iquitos
fly-cruise (Lima)
Prices starting
from $3114
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12 Nov      Departing from Lima (flight)   
12 Nov      Departing from Iquitos, Peru Amazon   
14 Nov     Maranon River   
14 Nov     Ucayali River   
15 Nov     Ucayali River   
15 Nov     Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, Peru   
16 Nov     Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, Peru   
17 Nov     Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, Peru   
18 Nov     Nauta, Peru Amazon   
18 Nov - 19 Nov     Iquitos, Peru Amazon (Overnight)   
19 Nov      Arriving in Iquitos, Peru Amazon   

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Iquitos cruise port

19 November 2017 6 nights / 7 days, one-way from Callao to Iquitos
fly-cruise (Lima)
Prices starting
from $3114
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19 Nov      Departing from Lima (flight)   
19 Nov      Departing from Iquitos, Peru Amazon   
21 Nov     Maranon River   
21 Nov     Ucayali River   
22 Nov     Ucayali River   
22 Nov     Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, Peru   
23 Nov     Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, Peru   
24 Nov     Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, Peru   
25 Nov     Nauta, Peru Amazon   
25 Nov - 26 Nov     Iquitos, Peru Amazon (Overnight)   
26 Nov      Arriving in Iquitos, Peru Amazon   

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Iquitos cruise port

24 December 2017 6 nights / 7 days, one-way from Callao to Iquitos
fly-cruise (Lima)
Prices starting
from $3114
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24 Dec      Departing from Lima (flight)   
24 Dec      Departing from Iquitos, Peru Amazon   
26 Dec     Maranon River   
26 Dec     Ucayali River   
27 Dec     Ucayali River   
27 Dec     Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, Peru   
28 Dec     Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, Peru   
29 Dec     Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, Peru   
30 Dec     Nauta, Peru Amazon   
30 Dec - 31 Dec     Iquitos, Peru Amazon (Overnight)   
31 Dec      Arriving in Iquitos, Peru Amazon   

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