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Tourist Attractions of Iquitos
Tourist Attractions of Iquitos
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Located in the main square of Iquitos. It was built between 1911 and 1924
under the Gothic style. Its structure of a single ship keeps details of the
European Model United Nations wooden pulpit carved with the Right Side. An
interesting detail is the Swiss clock was installed in 1925.
The Iron House
It is located on the corner of Prospero and Putumayo Street, in front of the
main square of Iquitos. Built in 1887, WAS designed by French architect Gustave
Eiffel Stands unarmed came from Paris in a Brazilian flag ship, with the idea of
taking them to the river Mishagua In Madre de Dios department.
Due to Problems of Transportation, the load was sold to Spanish rubber trader
Anselmo del Aguila, who ordered that were assembled in the present location
locates itself So, the House has remained as testimony to the height of the
His two-story structure, with balconies on both facades and roof-shaped hipped
pyramid is supported with wrought-iron columns.
It is located in The Street Corners Putumayo and Malecón Tarapacá
This building was completed in 1912 and 'then' was considered the best and most
luxurious of the Peruvian Amazon.
His Three plants have been carefully decorated with balconies and wrought-iron
from Hamburg, Carrara marble, mosaics and arabesques Seville.
That calculation is itself invested in the Details About 40 thousand pounds of
In The Hotel itself housed The Most Important visitors who came to the City
style at the height of the rubber. Currently does not allow itself The Income.
Open from Monday to Sunday, 08 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Pacaya Samiria National Reserve
It is a spectacular source of natural wealth, created in 1982 to protect the
paiche. Located 185 kilometers from the city of Iquitos, between the Marañon and
Ucayali, Requena province. It covers 2,080,000 hectares of swampy jungle: the
largest conservation area in Peru.
Although not at pristine as Manu, near Cusco, for example, the reserve still
offers an excellent opportunity to see much wildlife, especially in the high
water period, when the animals are forced onto a smaller area of land.
There is an entry point from Nauta, which can be reached either by road or by
boat, 200km upriver of Iquitos. There are no jungle lodges in the reserve,
meaning that you must camp if you wish to visit the park and go with a private
To 12 km. From La Garita control of the airport to the southwest of the City
of Iquitos (30 minutes by car Approximate).
Located on the right bank of the Nanay River, is ideal for swimming paragraph,
canoeing or sightseeing.
Located on the border of Riverside City a data Amazon rubber boom Epoch.
In His tour offers an attractive panoramic view of the Amazon River and the port
Port of Belén
It is located on the right bank of the Amazon River.
The villagers have built their houses on wooden stilts or rafts so in flood
season, they tie one to each other and live on the second floor.
Are especially dedicated to fishing, but when the river falls, used both floors
of the houses and cultivate the surrounding land.
The river is the most important means of communication, this will use boats or
canoes. The market, 200 meters from the harbor, is the center of the typical
products of the region and therefore, a very visited.
Located in the Napo Jr. 236 (3 rd floor), presentations to a sample of
animal’s native to the region and to a collection of local handicrafts. It
currently houses the City of Maynas.
Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
it was built in 1863, is no exponent of the neoclassical style in the
region, was restored in 1999.
Conservation A collection of 80 sculptures Fiberglass in size, which represent a
GROUP Main Ethnic Peruvian Amazon, Brazilian and Venezuelan.
The location is Shared With The Military Museum and an exhibition of photographs
depicting the history of the City of Iquitos.
Address: Malecon Tarapaca number 386. Phone (065) 234031 FREE (065) 234 031.
Opening hours: From Monday to Sunday from 8 am Sept. 1 pm
This library has a variety of books in specialized topics, Regional.
Originally, they tried to United Nations building on one level, the second one
built in 1903. In His architecture struck by the succession of large windows
protected by iron bars.
Address: Malecon Tarapaca number 354 (3 rd floor of the Prefecture)
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday from 9:00 am to 5 pm
It surrounds the lagoon Quistococha. The resort has 369 hectares and has an
artificial beach known as Playa Tunchi, there also found no museum, no aquarium,
snake and trails of the United Nations paragraph walks around the lake (which is
at a depth of 8 meters).
For the convenience of visitors, if you have a tourist restaurant UN, United
Nations Children's Park and sports fields and other rent boats paragraph Walking
For La Laguna.
It is located at km. 6.3 out of Iquitos-Nauta highway, southeast of the City of
Iquitos (15 minutes by car Approximate).
Opening hours: From Monday to Sunday from 8 am May 1 pm
Caserío Santo Tomás
It is located one kilometer 16. northeast of the City of Iquitos, Taking
Diversion That one IS LOCATED 200 meters from the airport.
This one Shorelines LOCATED Flatwater Nanay River.
Is A Good Place, paragraph swimming, skiing or canoeing or slider.
The area is inhabited by a Rural Community son whose main economic activities of
the Fish and Pottery.
It is located 12 km. south of the city of Iquitos a Riverside Nanay (30
minutes by car Approximate).
In When The low Nanay river flow can be seen and enjoy a beach with white sand.
One is the most attractive places The Greater City of Iquitos.
Bellavista Nanay Embarcadero
It is located one km 3.5. South of the City of Iquitos (20 minutes in motorcycle
We rent boats paragraph Walk For Nanay River and surrounding villages visit the
Padre Cocha and San Andres.
It is located one km 12.1. From control of the Iquitos Airport (30 minutes
by car Approximate).
Yes there is the Botanical Garden Arboretum The Huayo a shipment of the Center
for Research and Teaching Forest Port Almond.
The center maintains plots representing forest species Nanay basin.
Ecological tours are offered, walks and visits to the farms of the settlers of
It is located 3.8 km. From The Airport Control checkpoint, southwest of the
City of Iquitos on the banks of the Nanay River (15 minutes by car Approximate)
is arc-shaped closed itself characterized by its calm waters which assist in
The Amazon River in the huge and ancient, is the river flowing Over the
World, and other United Nations SEEMS vast sea of Freshwater in perpetual
Its channel variations between 4 000 and 6 000 (UP 8 000) m. And it flows into
the Atlantic form without Estuary 400 km. Entering its waters to 150 km. In
In times of increasing its volume You can reach 300 million m3 per second, while
that in times of drought down to between 80 and 90 million m3 per second.
Amazon has twisted that do VERY curves along their course form angles of
Great Radio and evolve constantly.
Existential contradictions about its length, Which Approximate calculation
itself 6,762 km.So it flows into the Atlantic.
The Amazon is navigable by ships of any draft, Your channel is very deep,
reaching at some points up to 240 meters.
The main port is the Peruvian Amazon city of Iquitos.