Iquitos is a city in the northeast of Peru and with over 400,000 inhabitants it is the largest city in the Peruvian rainforest. It is also the largest city in the world which can only be reached by boat or plane! The city is the capital of both the Loreto Region and Maynas Province.
From the Iquitos Travel Guide
Best Value for the money! Best people working there! Book early since it is always very busy there. ... more
its a new hostel, the staff were awesome & V helpful! unfortunately there was water issues (apparently when the river is low) so showers were few & far btween, but the staff did try 2 make the most of it! generally very clean, handy location, i would recommend it (mayb when the water level has risen?) ... more
Manu or iquitos
Hey, I was recently in Peru for 2 months. 6 weeks of my trip was in and around Iquitos ...
Hey there friends, Im wanting to get my amazon jungle experience in Iquitos as i hear its a really amazing experience. Im probably looking at staying in a lodge but really anything is good i dont actually have a specific trip i want to do. My main question is should i just fly there and then arrange ...
Belem - Iquitos
Hi Wonder if anyone can help me on this one.... Me and my friend are wanting to travel from Belem (brazil) to Iquitos (Peru) by boat down the amazon... is this realistic...how long will it take and what would the rough costs be Any help would be much appreciated ...