Hotel Rio Shilcayo
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Rio Shilcayo Tarapoto
Travel Blogs from Tarapoto
... of soles, so everything is two to three times cheaper in Peru. Pretty awesome. After breakfast, we waited for about an hour for the next collectivo to Yurimaguas. We were informed that the road still wasn't clear but that we could walk across the destruction once we arrived there and take a taxi from the other side, so we opted for this. If I've learned anything in my short time in Peru, it's that I should never expect to arrive anywhere by bus without at least one stop ...
... At one point, we stopped again due to another landslide, but luckily, we were only stopped for about an hour before we got going again. We finally arrived around 8:30pm to Tarapoto, after a grueling 30 hour bus ride. We were then pushed onto a tuk-tuk and the guy took us to a random place (wasn't a terminal, not sure how to describe it) where there were collectivos waiting to take us to Yurimaguas, another 2 hour drive. It's just our ...
... left an hour early...right there with you.
We returned through the treacherous paths around the mountain to Tarapoto. This time we only stopped once for 5 minutes, but this was our funnest ride so far. The lady beside us was holding onto a bird in her fist and lost it within the first 30 minutes, so for the remainder of the trip, we had a small bird running around our ankles pecking at us. 4 ladies on the trip got sick a total of 15 times, ...
... a remote and unused bit of bottomland. With the remnants of coldframes and other stray material he built a secret greenhouse in the woods. Asked what he was forever doing all by himself so far from the farmyard, Carver replied firmly if enigmatically, “I go to my garden hospital and take care of hundreds of sick plants.”
Farmers’ wives from all over the countryside began bringing him their ailing houseplants, begging him to make them bloom. Gently ...
... another minibus 2.5 hours, then pick up a boat to Iquitos. However the stuff I was reading on the net, said the port was really crowded and cabins were really hard to get.
I need a cabin so my gear stays safe.
I found a flight on Tuesday for less that 85USD.
So rather than 3 days on a boat I'm taking a flight for an hour.
I'll take the boat back.