Manatee

The Manatee cruises the Amazon river
Delicious hand-prepared food to refresh explorers aboard the Manatee
Take in spectacular views from the upper deck of the Manatee
Relax at the bar with your fellow travelers after a day of exploring the Amazon
Enjoy a meal on the deck of the Manatee.
Enjoy every comfort
Manatee's Dining Room.
Taking a sightseeing canoe trip through the Amazon.
  • 4 days
  • $750 - $1325 USD
Ship:
Manatee
Passions:
Wildlife Watching, River Cruises, Luxury & Indulgence, Expedition Cruises
Places:
South America, Ecuador, Quito, Coca
Getting a guided tour through the Amazon.
  • 5 days
  • $935 - $1645 USD
Ship:
Manatee
Passions:
Wildlife Watching, River Cruises, Luxury & Indulgence, Expedition Cruises
Places:
South America, Ecuador, Quito, Coca
Two beautiful parrots are perched in a tree.
  • 8 days
  • $1495 - $2650 USD
Ship:
Manatee
Passions:
Wildlife Watching, River Cruises, Luxury & Indulgence, Expedition Cruises
Places:
South America, Ecuador, Amazon, Quito, Coca, Limoncocha

The Manatee Amazon Explorer is an intimate way to explore the great Amazon--it holds just 30 passengers, and is a stunning example of jungle luxury.

The Manatee's expedition leaders are always on hand to answer questions and offer information on the Amazon rainforest, the weather conditions, navigation, native cultures, and plants. Travelers will learn about this unique region through daily explorations, lectures, briefings, recaps and videos.

Manatee Exploration Trips include:
River Transportation
Accommodations in Single, Double or Triple Staterooms
All meals (B, L, D), snacks, etc.
Purified water
All forest excursions
Visits to native communities
Excursion Leaders (Biologists, Zoologists, Botanists, etc)
Lectures by our Excursion Leaders


Manatee Amazon Explorer Technical Specifications:

Type of vessel: River motor yacht
Capacity: 30 passengers, 12 crew
Length: 27 meters (89.1 feet)
Beam: 7 meters (23.1 feet)
Speed: 12 knots
Electricity: 110 and 220 volts, 60 hertz
Generators: 2 Iveco, 60 kw
Engines: 2 John Deere, 250 HP each
Safety: Fire detectors, life jackets, 2 lifeboats
Decks: Main deck, Cabin deck, Sun deck
Navigation equipment: Furuno GPS, deep sounder and radar
Communications: VHF, HF, satellite phone
Facilities: Bar, restaurant, boutique, guest laundry, air conditioning, boots and rain ponchos.

Manatee's Triple Cabins.
Triple
2 comfortable cabins with two lower twin beds and one upper berth, A/C, picture window, and private bathroom.
Manatee's Single and Double Cabin.
Double
12 comfortable cabins with two lower twin beds, A/C, picture window, and private bathroom.
Manatee's Single and Double Cabins.
Single
Comfortable cabin with two lower twin beds, A/C, picture window, and private bathroom. Single supplement is 50%.
Manatee Deck Plan