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Amazon River Cruise Gil Serique - Day Tour

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Alter do Chao, State of Para 68109-000, Brazil
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A Snapshot of the Amazon Wildlife

Our ship the 'Braemar' had been delayed into Santarem by the strong current but Giles worked... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Birderjeff
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Warrington, United Kingdom
An amazing day out with an amazing guide in the amazing Amazon

If you ever get the opportunity to go on one of Gil Serique's tours, grab it. He is so... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
TimothyandChristine
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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We offer special tours in the Amazon Region with focus on Wildlife observation, Environmental issues and History. We also provide support to film makers and writers.
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Alter do Chao, State of Para 68109-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our ship the 'Braemar' had been delayed into Santarem by the strong current but Giles worked tremendously hard to make up for our lost time. We explored creeks finding a fantastic array of local wildife. Everything from Botos to Black-collared Hawks. A great experience and...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

If you ever get the opportunity to go on one of Gil Serique's tours, grab it. He is so knowledgeable and he makes things so interesting. We arrived in Santarem on P&O's Adonia on 17th February. There were supposed to be six of us on...More

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GilSerique, Owner at Amazon River Cruise Gil Serique - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for your dissertation on our time. The time now is for a great cocktail! I wish you all the best in the name of my team! Cheers Gil

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We had booked Gil Serique from England and on our arrival at Santarem, Gil was waiting at the harbour gate. Unfortunately several other persons from the ship failed to turn up however this did not cause Gil a problem and we started our trip. He...More

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GilSerique, Owner at Amazon River Cruise Gil Serique - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

What a marvelous day! Thank you for it and for your time to share it on Trip Advisor. We are committed to keeping up the quality our tour and it is pretty much based on respect to those who know the importance of the Rainforest...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

A recently did a day tour with Giles Serique. Time was short due to the late arrival of our cruise liner. Nonetheless we packed in a tremdous amount. Giles is an enthusiastic narrator of the fabulous natural wonders and he will regail you with tails...More

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GilSerique, Owner at Amazon River Cruise Gil Serique - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Thank you so much for you words. We wish you all the best. Cheers GS

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

Our cruise ship the Adonia was visiting Santarem on 20/01 and having reviewed the on board excursions before the holiday I was not impressed what was being offered for such an amazing location. So I searched the internet and quickly found Gil Serique’s website. I...More

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GilSerique, Owner at Amazon River Cruise Gil Serique - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Mate, It will hard for me to forget that great time we had all together. Last week we had guests from Breamar, it turned out really good but no Hoatzin, they moved to a place it was not deep enough to explore, still a 10-rated...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Our cruise took us to Santarém and we wanted to make the very best of our trip to the Amazon. I researched other reviews and e-mailed Gil. He and his team are absolutely amazing and the enthusiasm, especially Gil’s, is beyond all bounds. Each sighting...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

We booked our tour over 12 months in advance originally thinking that we had a private tour booked. But over the months through various contacts we discovered that Gil also accepts other bookings at the same time on the same day. Oh well we thought...More

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GilSerique, Owner at Amazon River Cruise Gil Serique - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Thank you so much for your words Wayne. The pink Dolphins, sloths and Hoatzins are key species and we saw them all quite well. I really can not say NO to the ones who want me as a guide. I look forward to meet the...More

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Reviewed 14 December 2017

Just got back from a amazing, unforgettable trip with Gil and Celso Serique. Gil is an international famous guide, who brings you to unbelievable places. We booked the 3 day tour. Gil was waiting for us at Santarem airport to take us to his house...More

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GilSerique, Owner at Amazon River Cruise Gil Serique - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

GilSerique, Owner at Amazon River Cruise Gil Serique - Day Tour, responded to this review Thank you so much for the great time. It was real. I shall never forget the juvenile Harpy Eagle that you protographed and the reason one can not share the...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

We were going with a smallish group on one of Gil's tours. When we turned up, Unknown before hand, the numbers had trebled, one guy did not even have a seat. if you want just to sit and drink beer this is for you, we...More

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GilSerique, Owner at Amazon River Cruise Gil Serique - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for your time. If the guy who had no chair thinks the same as you I would take it as true, I am not calling a lier though. The group was 26 on a boat for 45 passengers. November the river was still...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

My time with Gil was exciting from the moment he came to pick my friends and I up in our hotel in Santarem. The man is full of life!!! Not only will he keep you engaged with his extensive knowledge of the region but he...More

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GilSerique, Owner at Amazon River Cruise Gil Serique - Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thank you so much for your words Brendon!! I just arrived from a similar tour. Ths time with amazing views and PHOTOS of King Vultures and a Juvenal Harpy Eagle. Lots of insect life as well! I am so happy man. Thank youuu So good...More

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lilamani
22 October 2017|
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Thank you Michael! It is far better!!
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