Destination guide

Remote Iquitos will entice you

The jungle, riverfront and wildlife display a scene truly unique to Iquitos. Renowned for its local tours, cafés and canoeing, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Iquitos

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Iquitos a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Manatee Rescue Center (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Amazon Golf Course (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Monkey Island (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Iquitos

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Iquitos is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tarapaca Boardwalk (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Quistococha Lake (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Monkey Island (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Mazan Port (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Indiana Port (20.2 mi / 32.6 km)
  • El Encanto de Laguna Waterpark (21 mi / 33.8 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Iquitos

Fly into Iquitos (IQT-Coronel FAP Francisco Secada Vignetta Intl.), the closest airport, located 12.3 mi (19.8 km) from the city center.