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Iquitos - One week, two week itineraries

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"Iquitos is one of the biggest and busiest cities in the Amazon Rain Forest."joaoleitao.com
"Iquitos is only accessible by flight because it is really surrounded by proper dense jungle."bkpk.me
"Iquitos is a necessary stop-off when backpacking in Peru."nomadasaurus.com
"The city of Iquitos is located within the jungle and is only accessible by boat or plane."aworldtotravel.com
"Iquitos is the perfect place to understand the madness of a huge metropolis which is accessible only by boat or plane."travelsauro.com
"Iquitos is a much larger city, and is accessible only by air or water."natravelblog.com

North Peru

Iquitoss location

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Iquitos at a glance

Historic
Culture
Alternative
River
Food
Expensive
Forest
Very Touristic
Mountain

371,000

Population

1-2 nights

Recommended

Cheap (2 of 5)

Level of costs

Around Iquitos

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Airports:

Coronel FAP Francisco Secada Vignetta International Airport (IQT)

About Iquitos

Iquitos is a city (Peru) with 437,620 people. Also Iquitos gives you the possibility to relax after a long city walk next toby a river. The nearest neighbour city is Cajamarca. Also Iquitos is located in the north of Peru.

Things to do

), chances are high that you’ll pass through Iquitos. Iquitos is the biggest city in the world that cannot be reached by car. You can go by boat down the Amazon, but most travellers arrive here by plane. While many jungle lodges can arrange to pick you up at the airport, you might find yourself spending a day or two ...

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La Casa de Fierro or the Iron House sits prominently on the Plaza de Armas. The Iron House was displayed at the International Exposition in Paris in 1899. It was purchased by a Rubber Baron and brought to Iquitos. This prefabricated steel house was dissembled into pieces and transported via the Amazon and ..

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Belan Market

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General

. flight from Lima (plan Lima itineraries), $146 RT. The only options are flights or ferries — Iquitos is unreachable by road. Bonus Tip: Tuk Tuks are a cheap and fun way to get around. Rides through town cost 2-3 soles. ...

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