Aqua Expeditions Launches New Cruise Ship, M/V Aria

Vista 6Set for an April 2011 launch, Aqua Expeditions' new cruise ship, M/V Aria, will be the second Expeditions vessel on the Peruvian Amazon. Touring the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve in the upper Amazon River and its tributaries, the 16-cabin ship has four nature guides on hand, an Amazon wildlife reference library and an air-conditioned multimedia room.

Onboard, passengers can enjoy rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows, the Amazon Grill with Executive Chef Pedro Miguel Schiaffino on-site, an exercise room, an airconditioned top deck with an observation lounge, a Jacuzzi and a sun deck.