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Parque Ecologico Januari

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Address: Rio Negro / Rio Solimoes | Salidas Marina David / Manaus Moderna, Manaus, State of Amazonas, Brazil
Phone Number:
9281824793
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A visit to this 9000-acre park is an Amazon-like experience, with dry and...

A visit to this 9000-acre park is an Amazon-like experience, with dry and flooded forests and lowlands, and numerous examples of giant water lilies measuring as much as seven feet in diameter.

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Meeting of the Waters and Janauari Lake Tour
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Negro River Half-Day Expedition Tour
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Rio Negro Cruise from Manaus to the Amazon River

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See the Amazon rain forest firsthand

To see the sights of the Amazon rain forest firsthand visit Parque Ecologico Januari, a natural reserve of 3.6422 sq m (9,000 acres) of dry land forests, low lands, and flooded... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 December 2016
Lynne D
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Melbourne Beach, Florida
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Lisbon, Portugal
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

We did a tour that included the meeting of the waters (very interesting but it is better of a typical boat or plane to have the true image of the meeting), the visitor to a floating village, a lunch and the tour to see the Victoria Regea. It was nice but the park, at least the part visited, is in... More 

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Melbourne Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

To see the sights of the Amazon rain forest firsthand visit Parque Ecologico Januari, a natural reserve of 3.6422 sq m (9,000 acres) of dry land forests, low lands, and flooded forests. As you canoe on the lakes and streams, through large and small trees with lianas and vegetation typical of this ecosystem, explore the plants that grow in the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Amazing. We saw these leaves around Manaus and also in the Amazon jungle. These are in a selected area so you have to spot it.

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Hamilton, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

We only saw a few from the viewing deck. But you could tell they are huge. We also saw monkeys, turtles and birds.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

You walk to this park on some tiny bridges with Brazilian flora & fauna all around! It is greenery all around with some unusual plants to be seen!

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Stuttgart, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

don't miss to visit it! also nice little monkeys everywhere. we visited it with amazon eco adventures during a 3-day-trip

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Ok to visit but not a must see. They will,push this but it is a tourist trap more than an actual ecological park.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped in the area on a tour with our guide Ismael from the FANTASTIC company Amazon Eco Adventures down the Rio Negro. First we stopped at the floating restaurant called Restaurante Rainha Da Selva and the food was AWESOME!!! The piraracú (arapaima in English) is the largest fresh water scaled fish in the world and just maybe the best tasting... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Do not miss, this is close contact with nature! Great opportunity to see and interact with some wild animals, they are well treated and we were in a small group. The lake woth the walk, and the monkeys around make it a lot of fun, specially if someone brings a banana alongside to feed them!

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

An ecological park sounded promising but all the tour boats stop there and everyone is crowded into small spaces and given an "opportunity" to handle wildlife which is not good for the animals. Not a good experience at all.

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