A Manaus Overview and Meeting of the Waters - Half Day Tour

A Manaus Overview and Meeting of the Waters - Half Day Tour
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$170
Duration: 4 hours
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Description

See some of Manaus city's most famous sights in this 4 hour private guided tour, including Manaus City Hall, a traditional market, and the Amazonas Opera House. Learn about the history of Manaus once considered the 'Paris of the Tropics' then board a speedboat and sail out along the Amazon River to see the incredible Meeting of the Waters and a floating village.

Meet your guide at your Manaus hotel at 8:30am or 1:00pm, depending which option you choose. Get into the vehicle and visit for the old center of the city where you can see Manaus City Hall, which was built in 1870 and was originally a palace for the Amazon Province Governor.

Visit the market, which is a feast for the senses with its many stalls selling local fish, vegetables, fruits. You could buy some souvenirs before continuing to Rio Negro Palace. Built in 1900, this was once the residence of a wealthy baron and is now a cultural center for the city.

Nearby is the Amazonas Opera House, inaugurated in 1896 and constructed with bricks brought from Europe, French glass and Italian marble. Take a tour of the opera house, which is home to the Amazonas Philharmonic Orchestra, then explore the surrounding area including many monuments built during the region's rubber boom and a recently developed leisure park.

Take the transport, you will drive through the industrial, an important where there are trades to support the local economy, as well as petroleum refining and electronic industries. Continuing to the port, board a covered speedboat for a guided tour of the famous Meeting of the Waters – The point where the two rivers Negro and Solimões meet and forms the might Amazon river, in this point we will stop to give you some explanations about the difference and then we will see a small village formed by boat houses and where you can see their life style. After we will return to Manaus take the transportation and the group will be delivered back to their hotels.

See some of Manaus city's most famous sights in this 4 hour private guided tour, including Manaus City Hall, a traditional market, and the Amazonas Opera House. Learn about the history of Manaus once considered the 'Paris of the Tropics' then board a speedboat and sail out along the Amazon River to see the incredible Meeting of the Waters and a floating village.