LUXURY SMALL SHIP CRUISE…
Incredible native village shoots, Macaw Parrots
and stunning nature! All on an exclusive small
luxury ship with a maximum of 7.
April 5/12, 2019
This is an Ultimate AMAZON Photo Adventure!
Our 2nd tour to the Amazon, (but several to Peru) will offer you a unique luxury holiday! A continuous highlight of the cruise is the grandeur of scenery that is equal to the natural history spectacle provided by the animals.
Our photo expedition combines some of the most important and spectacular ecological locations on earth. We are based on an exclusive ship – the M/V Cattleya – to offer optimum shoot and life experiences. We are taking just 7 adventures. Non photographic partners are very welcome!
Are you interested to explore one of the world’s great wildlife, cultural and travel destinations? A true photographers El Dorado. Are you up to shooting stunning village and market scenes, unique wildlife, great artistic subjects and fantastic landscape images? We offer all of this in our comfortable luxury small ship experience. Of course, the waters are flat as we are in rivers and tributaries for the entire tour. Our walks are moderate and our goal is simple – to have a great holiday and fantastic shoot opportunities.
“Our last tour to this region was outstanding! Our small group experience so much that I am still processing images over 10 years later. It is worth every cent and a true life adventure….” Darran
AMAZON – the adventure…
This region is a destination offering endless exploration experiences. Immerse yourself in the heartland of uniquely captivating images. In 2019 we invite you to photograph this stunning wilderness through your choice of three magnificent linked events:
- Atacama Desert, Bolivia & Chile – March
- Ultimate Amazon – Luxury River Boat Adventure – April
- Peru & the Incas – Land Based Adventure – April
Join us for the holiday of a lifetime…
WHY JOIN THIS TOUR?
* We include a complete package from our exclusive river boat, to excellent accommodation and the best guides in the world.
* PLUS we include tips and standard drinks with meals.
* We target the amazing nature of the Amazon.
* Fantastic cultural shoots, with special local village experiences.
* Small photo group size – 7.
* Non photographic partners love our events.
* Expert professional photo guide who works hard to optimise your photo interests.
* This is our 30th year of offer amazing World Photo Adventures!
Itinerary to photo adventure…
WELCOME TO THE AMAZON…
SHIP BASED – Maximum 7 adventurers…
DAY 1 – April 5
THE ADVENTURE BEGINS! 7 NIGHTS – THREE FRONTIERS
Upon arrival, we will start our cultural visit to the famous floating town of Belen. Later, we will go back to board our modern and newly built river boat, the M/V Cattleya. After taking some time to settle in, we will relax and have a drink as we get to know our fellow passengers. This will allow us the opportunity to make friends. As safety is our priority, we will conduct a safety drill and explain everything you need to know about the M/V Cattleya in order to have a safe and exhilarating adventure. We will then savor the first of many authentic freshly prepared dinners by our talented chef as we begin our journey through the Amazon to the Three Frontiers!
DAY 2 – April 6
7 NIGHTS – THREE FRONTIERS
A bird watching activity by skiff will be the early excursion. We will then return to have breakfast and relax in comfort aboard M/V Cattleya, followed by a skiff ride along the Napo River, where we will visit Orellana town. After this great activity it will be time to get back onboard for a nourishing lunch and review the day’s discoveries. Later, we will go for another skiff ride along Orán creek, and then a night excursion to discover the home species. After an invigorating day filled with once-in-a-lifetime experiences, we will go back onboard to enjoy our expertly prepared dinner and information on the activities of the following day.
DAY 3 – April 7
7 NIGHTS – THREE FRONTIERS
The early morning offers another opportunity to watch the world awakening in the rainforest with a nice skiff ride along the Ampiyacu River, while enjoying one of many sunrises. After our nourishing breakfast, we will go for a cultural visit to the Boras or Witoto Indian people. There will also be an optional Visit the art gallery House to meet Francisco Grippa. Later, we will get back onboard to relax and have a lunch prepared by our talented chef. In the afternoon, we will go and have an introduction rainforest walk to witness a brilliant Amazon sunset as we return to the M/V Cattleya. This will serve as an opportunity to savor a glass of wine or a pisco sour with your expertly prepared dinner. Information on the following day activities will also be available.
DAY 4 – April 8
7 NIGHTS – THREE FRONTIERS
We will start with an early activity by skiff ride to observe macaws in their natural habitat and take some pictures. Then we will reboard to have breakfast and have a rest. Our next adventure will be to visit Paranaquiro river Village to interact with the local people. After lunch, we will go Pirahna fishing in a Black water lake and swimming with Pink Dolphins (Sun downer at Caballococha Lake) and…
The itinerary continues…