M/V Aria

The 147-foot-long, new M/V Aria is the second luxury cruise ship on the northern Amazon River in Peru. It was entirely custom built by Peruvian architect Jordi Puig to offer an extraordinary level of comfort for guests. Launched in April 2011, the M/V Aria can accommodate a maximum of 32 cruise ship guests plus crew. This luxury cruise ship is the perfect size to sail along the Amazon River, providing extremely comfortable lounge, outdoor jacuzzi, exercise room, dining and sleeping accommodations and modern navigation technologies and standards for cruise ship travel and safety on the water. The M/V Aria’s sixteen oversized cruise ship design suites, feature en-suite sitting areas and generous outward-facing picture-windows with panoramic Amazon river views. Each of the handsomely decorated, air-conditioned cruise ship suites measure around 240 square feet. Four of these suites can be interconnected, to cater to families.

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  • Design SuiteDesign Suite
Design Suite First Deck 7N/8D

All of the M/V Aria's oversized suites measure a spacious 240 square feet, with a comfortable en suite seating area and extra-large windows that enable you to get the "big picture" of the rivers and their banks from the comfort of your air-conditioned room. All suites are decorated to create the feeling of a luxury lodge on the Amazon River. Open the curtain at the foot of your California king-sized (or separate singles) bed at night and count the constellations in a sky filled with brilliant stars. The Design Suites, like all of our luxury suites, contain a private bath, complete with all necessities, plus a shower that has hot water around the clock, a hairdryer, and a basket of luxury toiletries. The fine Peruvian linens, with a thread count in the hundreds, sooth you to sleep with a sense of elegant luxury. And there is an internal communication system, to facilitate announcements. Included: All meals while on board, all excursions, beverages (non-alcoholic and wine and beer), transfers to/from vessel when arriving on recommended flights, Pacaya Samiria entrance fee.

  • Design SuiteDesign Suite
Design Suite Second Deck 7N/8D

All of the M/V Aria's oversized suites measure a spacious 240 square feet, with a comfortable en suite seating area and extra-large windows that enable you to get the "big picture" of the rivers and their banks from the comfort of your air-conditioned room. All suites are decorated to create the feeling of a luxury lodge on the Amazon River. Open the curtain at the foot of your California king-sized (or separate singles) bed at night and count the constellations in a sky filled with brilliant stars. The Design Suites, like all of our luxury suites, contain a private bath, complete with all necessities, plus a shower that has hot water around the clock, a hairdryer, and a basket of luxury toiletries. The fine Peruvian linens, with a thread count in the hundreds, sooth you to sleep with a sense of elegant luxury. And there is an internal communication system, to facilitate announcements. Included: All meals while on board, all excursions, beverages (non-alcoholic and wine and beer), transfers to/from vessel when arriving on recommended flights, Pacaya Samiria entrance fee.

  • Design SuiteDesign Suite
Design Suite First Deck 4N/5D

All of the M/V Aria's oversized suites measure a spacious 240 square feet, with a comfortable en suite seating area and extra-large windows that enable you to get the "big picture" of the rivers and their banks from the comfort of your air-conditioned room. All suites are decorated to create the feeling of a luxury lodge on the Amazon River. Open the curtain at the foot of your California king-sized (or separate singles) bed at night and count the constellations in a sky filled with brilliant stars. The Design Suites, like all of our luxury suites, contain a private bath, complete with all necessities, plus a shower that has hot water around the clock, a hairdryer, and a basket of luxury toiletries. The fine Peruvian linens, with a thread count in the hundreds, sooth you to sleep with a sense of elegant luxury. And there is an internal communication system, to facilitate announcements. Included: All meals while on board, all excursions, beverages (non-alcoholic and wine and beer), transfers to/from vessel when arriving on recommended flights, Pacaya Samiria entrance fee.

  • Design SuiteDesign Suite
Design Suite Second Deck 4N/5D

All of the M/V Aria's oversized suites measure a spacious 240 square feet, with a comfortable en suite seating area and extra-large windows that enable you to get the "big picture" of the rivers and their banks from the comfort of your air-conditioned room. All suites are decorated to create the feeling of a luxury lodge on the Amazon River. Open the curtain at the foot of your California king-sized (or separate singles) bed at night and count the constellations in a sky filled with brilliant stars. The Design Suites, like all of our luxury suites, contain a private bath, complete with all necessities, plus a shower that has hot water around the clock, a hairdryer, and a basket of luxury toiletries. The fine Peruvian linens, with a thread count in the hundreds, sooth you to sleep with a sense of elegant luxury. And there is an internal communication system, to facilitate announcements. Included: All meals while on board, all excursions, beverages (non-alcoholic and wine and beer), transfers to/from vessel when arriving on recommended flights, Pacaya Samiria entrance fee.

  • Design SuiteDesign Suite
Design Suite First Deck 3N/4D

All of the M/V Aria's oversized suites measure a spacious 240 square feet, with a comfortable en suite seating area and extra-large windows that enable you to get the "big picture" of the rivers and their banks from the comfort of your air-conditioned room. All suites are decorated to create the feeling of a luxury lodge on the Amazon River. Open the curtain at the foot of your California king-sized (or separate singles) bed at night and count the constellations in a sky filled with brilliant stars. The Design Suites, like all of our luxury suites, contain a private bath, complete with all necessities, plus a shower that has hot water around the clock, a hairdryer, and a basket of luxury toiletries. The fine Peruvian linens, with a thread count in the hundreds, sooth you to sleep with a sense of elegant luxury. And there is an internal communication system, to facilitate announcements. Included: All meals while on board, all excursions, beverages (non-alcoholic and wine and beer), transfers to/from vessel when arriving on recommended flights, Pacaya Samiria entrance fee.

  • Design SuiteDesign Suite
Design Suite Second Deck 3N/4D

All of the M/V Aria's oversized suites measure a spacious 240 square feet, with a comfortable en suite seating area and extra-large windows that enable you to get the "big picture" of the rivers and their banks from the comfort of your air-conditioned room. All suites are decorated to create the feeling of a luxury lodge on the Amazon River. Open the curtain at the foot of your California king-sized (or separate singles) bed at night and count the constellations in a sky filled with brilliant stars. The Design Suites, like all of our luxury suites, contain a private bath, complete with all necessities, plus a shower that has hot water around the clock, a hairdryer, and a basket of luxury toiletries. The fine Peruvian linens, with a thread count in the hundreds, sooth you to sleep with a sense of elegant luxury. And there is an internal communication system, to facilitate announcements. Included: All meals while on board, all excursions, beverages (non-alcoholic and wine and beer), transfers to/from vessel when arriving on recommended flights, Pacaya Samiria entrance fee.

  • DiningDining
Dining

Gaze out at the great wilderness from the elegant comfort of the ship’s dining room. Fine china and crystal and superb service are part of the experience, matching what you would expect from a fine dining restaurant in Lima. Choose to dine à deux, or at a table accommodating your whole family or your new friends. Executive chef Pedro Miguel Schiaffino, one of Lima’s culinary stars, has created a menu that draws on both Peruvian and European influence. Wine is included with meals, giving you the opportunity to experience a range of the finest South American vintages.

  • Indoor LoungeIndoor Lounge
Indoor Lounge

Relax between Amazon adventures, or enjoy a pre- or post-dinner cocktail, in the air-conditioned Indoor Bar, a soothing oasis in an exotic location. The atmosphere is casual, the music is soft, and the conversation is good. The M/V Aria lounge access is fully air conditioned.

  • Observation DeckObservation Deck
Observation Deck

You will find that you spend a lot of time on the generous top-level Observation Deck, sunbathing, reading a good book, enjoying some down time after an excursion, or simply watching the river go by.

  • Outdoor LoungeOutdoor Lounge
Outdoor Lounge

You will find that you spend a lot of time on the generous top-level Observation Deck, sunbathing, reading a good book, enjoying some down time after an excursion, or simply watching the river go by.

    Outdoor Jacuzzi

    After your excursions into the Pacaya Samiria Reserve, come back to the comfort of the MV Aria and watch the Amazon scenery while enjoying a refreshing time in the cold water Jacuzzi located in the outdoor lounge.

    • Exercise RoomExercise Room
    Exercise Room

    For the ones that enjoy to exercise everyday, the MV Aria will have a unique exercise room, panoramic views from the full glass walls to admire the Amazon scenery while working out on the treadmills or elliptical machines.

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