Ibersotar's Grand Amazon

Ibersotar's Grand AmazonIbersotar’s Grand Amazon is a comfortable and modern cruise ship that lets passengers get in touch with the most important biosphere on earth. South America is home to the largest tropical rainforest in the world, the Amazon Rain Forest.

The 72 cabins are situated on three different decks, Mandi, Acará and Tambaqui. The two spacious royal suites are situated in the front of the vessel. Suites and cabins are equipped with private bathrooms, twin beds, private balcony, TV, telephone, hair dryer, air-conditioning and radio.

tourist on the Grand AmazonThe combination of nature and culture make discovering the Amazon Basin an unequalled experience. Guests can view pink dolphins and other exotic wildlife during their voyage.

Dolphin

Read on for a sample itinerary of the Iberostar Grand Amazon.

Itinerary Rios Solimões- Amazonas Cruise
Rios Solimões- Amazonas Cruise - 4Days / 3Nights (Thursday -Sunday
DAY 1 (THURSDAY)
Passengers check-in at Iberostar reception office in the harbor building
Embark, accommodation in cabins and reservation of tables in the restaurant.
6:00pm Ship departs to Manacapuru, passing by Ponta Negra
Classical Music watching the sunset at the upper deck
Captain´s welcome cocktail party, presentation of officers and crew in the Lua salon,
Lecture on safety and abandon ship procedures.
Welcome dinner in the Kuarup restaurant
Live music and first contacts in the party salon and open bar on the top deck.
DAY 2 (FRIDAY)
Passing through Manacapuru harbor
10 miles from the entrace of Rio Manacapur
Sunrise Lovers Breakfast at the upper deck
Breakfast in the Kuarup restaurant
Trekking and photo safari in the Manacapuru region
Boat ride to Igarapés e Igapós
On the way to "Lago do Jacaré"
Lunch in the Kuarup restaurant
Theme lecture
Reaching "Lago do Jacaré"
Piranha fishing (optional),
Bird watching at Lago do Rei
Music watching the sunset at the upper deck
Dinner in the Kuarup restaurant
Alligator spotting
Music in the Lua room and open bar on the Sol deck
DAY 3 (SATURDAY)
Reaching Janauacá
Sunrise Lovers Breakfast at the upper deck
Bird watching at Lago Janauacá  Lunch in the Kuarup restaurant
Photo safari at Lago Janauacá
Trekking on land - 2 trails
Embarkation - all aboard -
On the way to Igarapé do Rei - Rio Amazonas
Theme lecture
Lunch in the Kuarup restaurant
Igarapé do Rei
Theme lecture
Bird watching and Alligator spotting at Igarapé do Rei
Boat excursion through the "Igarapés"
Music watching the sunset at the upper deck
way to Lago Janauacá
Goodbye dinner in the Kuarup restaurant
Folcloric show in the party room
Music in the party room and open bar on the Sol deck
DAY 4 (SATURDAY)
On the way to "encontro das águas" (meeting of river Negro and river Solimôes)
Sunrise Lovers Breakfast at the upper deck, Wachting "encontro das águas"
(meeting of Rivers water)
Breakfast in the Kuarup restaurant
Check-out
Arrival at Manaus
Passengers disembark

Program for passengers continuing on the cruise
Two optional excursions
Lunch in the Kuarup restaurant
Two optional excursions
Embarkation - all aboard -