This new edition has been completely revised with updated information on hotels, lodges and tour operators. It contains a detailed and illustrated natural history section on native species and habitats. The Amazon is an ideal location for eco-travellers, naturalists, sports enthusiasts and explorers. Travellers are given sound advice on responsible travel and planning their own expedition.From Porto Velho, the journey downstream to Manaus costs around US$70 and takes four days when the conditions are right, far longer when things go wrong. Travelling the Amazon on a luxury cruise is one option, and the trip has to be organised from outside Brazil. Your first tough decision is whether to do the a#39;full montya#39; and travel the full length of the Amazon from Belem to Iquitos or whether to headanbsp;...
|Author||:||Roger Harris, Peter Hutchison|
|Publisher||:||Bradt Travel Guides - 2007|