• Begin your journey on a remote section of the Amazon few have seen.

  • Our comfortable design suites offer every luxury deep in the Amazon jungle.

  • Wake up to wildlife streaming past your suite's floor to ceiling windows.

  • Venture deep into the Amazon jungle to learn about ber wildlife habitats and ecosystems.

  • Learn fascinating facts about Amazon animals and plant life from our experienced guides.

  • Birding enthusiasts will welcome capturing Peruvian birds on film and listening to their bird calls.

  • Delight in Executive Chef Pedro Miguel Schiaffino's 5-star cuisine.

  • Napo-de-Bernegena...oh my!

  • Milhojas de Pina, a dessert you will not soon forget!

  • Bring extra camera batteries. You won't want to miss catching every amazing shot!

  • Join our wildlife conservation projects with the Manatees and Taricaya turtles.

  • Catch a glimpse of a local skiff filled with today's fresh catch - piranhas!

  • Relax and enjoy a Camu Camu Sour outside on the observation deck.

  • Cap off your day with spectacular views of the Amazon at sunset.

Aria Amazon River Cruises

Aqua Expeditions launched the first Amazon River cruise on the Peruvian section of this iconic river in 2007. Due to the extraordinary success of these unique journeys into the jungles of Amazonia, the company added a second luxury vessel, the Aria Amazon in 2011. With 7 night4 night and 3 night cruises on the Aria Amazon, guests travel far into the depths of the Amazon’s rainforests enjoying an intimate glimpse of her wildlife, ecosystems, local customs and marine and jungle landscapes. Listen to the many species of Peruvian birds as they call their mates through the leafy canopy. Learn about the habitats essential to the livelihoods of the endangered Amazon river dolphins, taricaya turtles and manatee. Photograph a three toed sloth as he peers down at you while dangling from a nearby branch.

A cruise on the Aria Amazon offers guests the comfort and elegance of a custom-designed ship and the high levels guest service possible with a 1:1 guest to staff ratio. The Aria Amazon was designed by leading Peruvian architect Jordi Puig and measures 45 meters (147 feet). Spacious and indulgent, yet private enough to feel entirely exclusive, the Aria Amazon includes generous lounging and dining areas, and can accommodate a maximum of 32 guests plus crew including our onboard paramedic. Aqua Expeditions highly experienced river pilots and the most rigorous cruise ship standards ensure smooth travel and safety on the water.

Generous picture windows face the Amazon River (with blackout windows for maximum privacy) in each of the Aria Amazon’s 16 cruise ship Design Suites. Handsomely decorated with natural fibers and neutral hues these air-conditioned accommodations with en suite sitting areas and stone bathrooms each measure between 23 square meters (250 square feet).