Destination guide

Travel to remote Iquitos

The jungle, wildlife and riverfront are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Iquitos. Renowned for its local tours, boating and camping, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters, and sometimes even a hot tub for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Iquitos

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Iquitos a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Amazon Golf Course (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Amazon Golf Course (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Quistacocha Zoo (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Iquitos

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Iquitos is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Quistococha Lake (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Plaza José Abelardo Quiñones (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Tapiche Reserve (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • El Encanto de Laguna Waterpark (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Tarapaca Boardwalk (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Laguna Rumo Cocha (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Iquitos

Fly into Iquitos (IQT-Coronel FAP Francisco Secada Vignetta Intl.), the closest airport, located 9 mi (14.5 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Iquitos?

Whatever vacation experience you're seeking, you'll find a rental property in or around Iquitos that's right up your alley. Here are some of our faves:

  • Make use of handy amenities like pet-friendly services and air conditioning at "T - Kamses Iq". Located around 1 mile from Iquitos, this vacation rental has 1 bedroom and good guest reviews.
  • Another top choice is "House", which is around 1 mile from Iquitos. Featuring 1 bedroom, internet services and pet-friendly services, it has everything you need to keep you comfortable and happy.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Iquitos vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Iquitos?

If you're longing to relax and completely switch off for a day or two, you'll find a range of fantastic weekend getaways in and around Iquitos. Rest and recharge your batteries at one of these popular options:

  • If exploring nature is a non-negotiable for you, book a few nights at "House". Around 1 mile northeast of Iquitos, it's close to Amazon Golf Course and Quistacocha Zoo. Top amenities at this getaway include pet-friendly services and internet services.
  • "The Jungle Suite At The New La Casa Torres" is also ideal for a whirlwind getaway. About 1 mile to the west of Iquitos, this vacation rental offers amenities such as a smart TV and WiFi. Laguna Quistacocha and Manatee Rescue Center should be on your itinerary if you stay here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Iquitos?

Studio apartments may be small, but they sure pack a punch when it comes to convenience and location. Put your bags down at one of these quality studio apartments in and around Iquitos:

  • After a big day of urban exploration, enjoy total comfort and privacy at "T - Kamses Iq". Air conditioning and pet-friendly services are among the useful amenities on offer here.
  • Or, use "House" as a base to tick off the attractions around you. This comfy home away from home offers internet services, pet-friendly services and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Iquitos?

From modern apartments to extravagant houses, Vrbo has your vacation sorted. Here are just two of our popular picks in and around Iquitos:

  • If you can only spare a few nights, "The Pink Dolphin Suite At The La Casa Torres" has you covered. It's close to central Iquitos, so you'll be near all the top attractions.
  • "Tropical Lodge Adventures And Expeditions" is also ideally located. Settle in here and find out why many guests rate this property highly.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Iquitos?

Big groups mean big fun. They also mean finding a place that'll easily fit your whole gang. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Iquitos and get your favorite people together under the one roof:

  • You'll have enough space to spread out at "Tropical Lodge Adventures And Expeditions". Around 1 mile northeast of Iquitos, this generously sized property has 5 bedrooms accommodating up to 20 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including a garden and a kitchen.
  • Nothing is more important than being with the people you love, and "Casa Rustica - Amazon Paradise Lodge" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 1 mile to the north of Iquitos, as many as 19 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 7 bedrooms. A nearby waterfront and a nearby river are among the various amenities you'll have at hand.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Iquitos?

Privacy, space and comfort are all key ingredients for a great family getaway, and Vrbo's range of large family vacation rentals in and around Iquitos offer the ideal solution. Here are a few to get you started:

  • Located about 1 mile to the northeast of Iquitos, "Tropical Lodge Adventures And Expeditions" fits up to 20 guests over 5 bedrooms. As well as loads of space to sprawl out, amenities include a garden and a balcony.
  • "Casa Rustica - Amazon Paradise Lodge" is another good option with 7 bedrooms accommodating up to 19 guests. Offering a range of conveniences like free toiletries and books, you'll find this vacation rental 1 mile north of Iquitos.