Cattleya Amazon River Cruise Boat, The Facts
Cattleya was constructed in 2013 with 6 comfortable air conditioned cabins, in-suite bathrooms, warm water showers, featuring picture window views. The Cattleya Amazon river cruise boat has a capacity for 12 passengers and a crew of 8 to 12, including 2 knowledgeable naturalist guides fluent in english and spanish.
The Cattleya is 75.5 feet = 23 meters long, the beam is 19.7 feet = 6 meters wide, draft is 6.5 feet = 2 meters deep. With a 185 hp caterpillar engine she cruises at 16 knots. The caterpillar 48 KW encapsulated generator provides power for the 220/110 volt electrical system. Communication is by UHF and VHF radios, and by satellite phone.
All enclosed areas of the Cattleya are air conditioned, including all cabins, the dinning room, lounge, bar, and even the crews quarters.
Cattleya has an on board chef who creates delicious Peruvian cuisine so beautifully presented that you may want to take a photo before you enjoy your meal.
The Cattleya cabins have king size beds, bed side tables and lamps, air conditioning, mirrors, comfortable pillows, sheets, blankets, organic bathroom accessories,bathrobes, towels, electric plugins for 110/220 volts, shower, hot water, safe deposit boxes, and minibar.
Cattleya cruises with two skiffs powered by 60hp mercury outboards, with capacity of 8 – 10 passengers, guide, and boat pilot, for excursions into small streams and lakes where larger boats can not go, for birdwatching, looking for pink dolphins, to trailheads for jungle hikes, fishing, visiting native villages, and swimming.
The Cattleya destination is Pacaya Samiria National Reserve, a vast wetland harboring one of the most bio-diverse eco-systems on earth.
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You can choose cruises of 7 nights from Sunday to Sunday, 4 nights from Sundays to Thursdays, or 3 nights from Thursdays to Sundays.
Cattleya, For Your Comfortable Amazon River Cruise
Bill Grimes, President of Dawn on the Amazon Tours and Cruises, and the Amazon Explorers Club.