La Estrella Amazonica
International Expeditions is thrilled to introduce our new custom-designed Amazon riverboat, La Estrella Amazonica. Every facet of IE’s new riverboat – from concept to construction – reflects our 33 years of expertise in Amazon travel. Aboard this custom-designed riverboat you enjoy access to the deepest reaches of the Peruvian Amazon without sacrificing comfort.
- Enjoy the passing scenery from our open-air Bar and Sun Deck.
- Enjoy daily discussions by our naturalists in the air-conditioned Lecture Room — equipped with a 55-inch LCD TV, home theater system, movies and small library — while relaxing on comfy sofas.
- Stay in shape on vacation by taking advantage of the ship’s on-board Fitness Room with stair climbers, stationary bikes and weights.
- Our Dining Room will be finished in classic riverboat style with gracious wooden floors and large windows. Tables seating 6-8 guests each allow you to get to know fellow travelers and guides while sampling local delicacies and international favorites.
- Fully equipped, modern commercial kitchen prepares dishes using fresh, local ingredients.
- Generous air-conditioned cabins are approx. 220 sq. ft. and furnished with either one king-size bed or two beds, two nightstands and a desk. Plus, cabins offer private bath, a closet with ample storage, hair dryer and three 220 volt outlets, as well as two convertors and a surge protector power strip with USB connections.
- Guest cabins feature a private balcony with two chairs to enjoy relaxing views.
- All indoor public areas are air-conditioned.
- Four cabins on each deck can easily be converted to create two adjoining suites — ideal for families.
- Guides’ reception with complimentary wine, soda, Peruvian cocktail and beer onboard daily.
- Covered, open-air bar stocks cold bottled water, sodas and local beer.
- For excursions, board two 18-passenger excursion boats accompanied by knowledgeable local naturalists.
- Ship built following SOLAS and MARPOL international guidelines, and will exceed Peruvian safety standards.
- International environmental standards are guiding all ship system designs and operations, making this the most environmentally responsible boat on the Amazon