An Unforgettable Amazon Adventure
Immerse yourself in one of the world's most amazing destinations -- The Amazon. See spectacular sights, stay in exotic lodges, explore indigenous tribes and enjoy adrenaline-pumping activities.Filed under:
Explore the Amazon rainforest, or Amazonia, and its indigenous plant life, including the water plant Victoria regia (pictured). This dense, lush forest covers more than 2 million square miles of South America’s Amazon basin. The majority of the forest is contained within Brazil, followed by Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Bolivia, Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana. The jungle represents more than half of the planet’s remaining rainforest, making it the largest and most diverse rainforest in the world.
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