Manatee Amazon Explorer

  • Exterior View

    Manatee Amazon Explorer | Exterior View
  • Twin Cabin

    Manatee Amazon Explorer | Twin Cabin
  • Matrimonial Cabin

    Manatee Amazon Explorer | Matrimonial Cabin
  • Triple Cabin

    Manatee Amazon Explorer | Triple Cabin
  • Cabin Bathroom

    Manatee Amazon Explorer | Cabin Bathroom
  • Dining Room

    Manatee Amazon Explorer | Dining Room
  • Bar/Lounge

    Manatee Amazon Explorer | Bar/Lounge
  • Excursion

    Manatee Amazon Explorer | Excursion
  • Excursion

    Manatee Amazon Explorer | Excursion
  • Excursion

    Manatee Amazon Explorer | Excursion
  • Excursion

    Manatee Amazon Explorer | Excursion
  • Glamping

    Manatee Amazon Explorer | Glamping
  • Glamping

    Manatee Amazon Explorer | Glamping
  • Glamping

    Manatee Amazon Explorer | Glamping


Type: River Cruise Ship

Length: 86 ft.

Passengers: 30


Adventure and comfort: these are the Manatee Amazon Explorer’s watchwords. On this 86-foot boat, you’ll journey into the heart of Ecuador’s exotic rainforest, encountering over 2,000 plant and animal species that populate this region, all the while maintaining the best amenities of civilization with the ship’s attentive crew.

The Manatee’s motorized canoes allow you to penetrate the Amazon’s creeks and inlets, while its ample cabins and common areas provide an ideal vantage point to explore the stunning beauty of the most bio-diverse spot on the planet. Surround yourself with nature’s lushness on this floating adventure cruise.

Cabins

The Manatee Amazon Explorer offers a choice of three cabin types: double, double-twin, and single-twin. Together the 14 rooms strike just the right balance between intimacy and community, housing 30 passengers in the vessel’s top two decks. Each cabin is equipped with air-conditioning, a private bath with shower massage, abundant hot water, comfortable bedding, closets, and huge picture windows that allow you to peer out at the river and coastline. There’s also 24-hour electricity and satellite internet throughout the ship.

Common Areas

The ship’s common areas allow you to relax in comfort and style. On the main deck, you’ll sample Ecuadorian and international cuisine in the ship’s dining area, while the sun deck houses a bar and saloon, a gift boutique, and an outdoor terrace for socializing. The ship also boasts a number of rugged canoes for shore landings and explorations, as well as a team of expert local guides to open your eyes to the wonders of the Ecuadorian rainforest.

Manatee Amazon Explorer Deck Plan and Technical Specifications

 

Manatee Amazon Explorer Deck Plan


Year Built 2002
Port of Embarkation Coca (Francisco de Orellana)
Vessel’s Registry Guayaquil, Ecuador
Type of Vessel River Expedition Vessel
Length 86 Feet / 26.3 Meters
Beam 23 Feet / 7.0 Meters
Gross Tonnage 214 Tons
Cruising Speed With the current, up to 15 knots, against the current, 5-8 knots
Electricity 110 Volts
Crew Members 12 (Officers, crew, and expedition staff)
Communications Devices Telephone, HF and VHF radio, and Satellite Internet

Tours Featuring the Manatee Amazon Explorer

 

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