first_imgGo back to the e-newsletterFrancesco Galli Zugaro, Founder and CEO of Aqua Expeditions, has announced the December 2016 construction of a third vessel to sail on Peru’s Amazon River. In line with the company’s aggressive growth strategy, this third all-suite vessel will be a joint cooperation between Noor Designs of Vietnam and Jordi Puig of Peru, and will mostly resemble the company’s newest boat, the award-winning Aqua Mekong, with 20 luxurious 29.7-square-metre suites, a spa, a gym, a pool and a fleet of four customised tenders for intimate daily explorations.Scheduled to launch in early December 2017, the third boat is an answer to a growing demand for luxury cruising experiences in the Peruvian Amazon. With this third boat, Aqua Expeditions will elevate yet again the level of accommodation and service and offer a wider selection of expeditions in the high-end category sailing in the Pacaya Samiria Reserve.Since its inception in 2007, Aqua Expeditions has become known for its exclusive, luxury cruising experiences that allow special insider access to Amazonian communities, remote areas of the reserve, and world-class naturalist guides.  The vessels are renowned for their expansive design suites and for world-class cuisine curated by some of the world’s top chefs. In Vietnam and Cambodia, guests visit local villages, temples and markets as well as various silk and silver craftsmen.The new vessel will be called Aqua Amazon and the existing Aqua Amazon will be renamed Aqualina and offered as a wholesale charter-only vessel. All three cruisers will continue to navigate into the reserve, offering varying options to discerning soft-adventure seekers.Go back to the e-newsletterlast_img read more