Iquitos, Peru (PressExposure) February 07, 2009 -- Amazon Jungle Adventure Tours Peru Launches New Website and lets independent travelers and backbackers who want to do more than just 'see the sights' connect with a local guide for an authentic, amazon jungle experience.
Amazon Jungle Adventure Tours Peru offers tours to the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve and the Yarapa River near Iquitos, Peru.
Experierienced bilingual local guides, many of whom grew up in the area, lead all activities. Having such an intimate knowledge of the flora and fauna means that you will learn amazing facts about the habitat and its occupants.
Almost every plant has a use as a cure for something and scientific research is starting to discover many truths to these ancient remedies.
The days are spent on the folowing activities. It is possible to set your own itinerary from any of the activities available depending on your wishes.
We partake in as many or as few activities as you like all are optional.
-Walks in the Amazon to find out the many medicinal uses of the plants, including cures for headaches, stomach aches, arthritis and even cancer. -Night boat rides searching for nocturanal animals and insects. -Walks in the primary rainforest in search of many species of animals, one of them can last the entiere day. -Canoeing on hand made Amazonian canoes along the tributares and nearby lakes -Fishing for Piranha in the rivers and lakes -Birdwatching trips -Swimming in the river -Searching for the grey and pink river dolphin -Swimming in the lakes -Searching for the pre-historic looking Hoatzin birds -Capturing Caimans at night -Tarantula and snakes photographic hunting -Relaxing in one of the lodges many hammocks
The company also offers the services of a authentic local shaman for ayahuasca ceremonies.
"We are happy to launch our new website and connect with more travelers to show them all that the plants and animals of the amazon jungle and connect with the people of the amazon river basin" says Alex Weill, owner of Amazon Jungle Adventure Tours Peru.
"Backpackers especially like the jungle trips we offer near Iquitos and our staying in the lodge on the Yarapa River"
Amazon Jungle Adventure Tours Peru can be found in Iquitos, Peru at Putumayo No. 163 on the second floor or at their website [http://www.AmazonJungleAdventureToursPeru.com]