Pilpintuwasi Butterfly Farm Tour

Pilpintuwasi Butterfly Farm Tour

Spend an unforgettable day on your visit through Iquitos city, navigating the beautiful rivers with spectacular views and a colorful jungle. Discover native communities that they keep the same customs of their ancestors, and visit the beautiful Pilpintuwasi butterfly farm to admire the wide variety of butterflies in their greenhouse.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Malecon Tarapaca, Boulevard Tarapaca, Iquitos Peru01 Peru

We will pick you up from the hotel to go towards the port of Iquitos Boulevard. Here, you will board the boat and start a upriver trip having beautiful views to the city and the Malecon Tarapacá.

We will navigate rivers that cross the city such as Itaya, Amazonas and Nanay. During the tour you will see how the colors of these 3 rivers do not mix, creating a visual show.

If we are lucky, we are going to admire dolphins and pink bufeos during the journey. Spend an amazing time fishing piranhas in the Amazonas.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Padre Cocha, Padre Cocha, Loreto Region

We will arrive to the community of Kukama to know the local people and learn about their customs and see a show of traditional dances.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Pilpintuwasi, Pilar Nires De Garica 22, Iquitos 16000, Peru

We will continue along the shore of the community of Padre Cocha, and a little later, we will be at the Pilpintuwasi Butterfly Farm.

This beautiful place has a variety of species of butterflies with different sizes. They are flying inside a special greenhouse.

You will enjoy a traditional lunch.

At the end, we will back to the port of Iquitos Boulevard and drop you off at the hotel.

Duration: 3 hours

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"A current valid passport is required on the day of travel"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"You should bring repellent, cap, sunglasses, sunscreen, light colored clothes, spending cash for personal expenses"
"Children 5 and younger are complimentary"
"Most travelers can participate"
"At least 2 people are required for this activity to take place"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"It is the passenger's responsibility to wear a protective mask and maintain social distance, in case they do not respect the basic safety measures they will be asked to leave the tour.
The maximum capacity of the services will be reduced in order to guarantee social isolation."

Start Time: 09:00 AM
Duration: 6 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up from centrally located downtown Iquitos hotels, from Plaza 28 de Julio to the Main Square

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Round trip transfers to and from the port
  • River transport
  • Professional guide
  • Pick up from from Iquitos Airport to the port
  • Traditional lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Pilpintuwasi

Not Included

  • Additional food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Ticket entrance fees (50 soles in cash)


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