MV Desafio

Amazon Brazil


  • 24 Passengers – 2 & 3 night itineraries
  • 5 crew members and a naturalist guide
  • 34m schooner with 12 cabins
  • Cabins and restaurant with air­conditioning
  • Full board (excluding drinks) and daily group guided excursions
  • 2 excursion boats
  • Restaurant with panoramic views
  • Sun deck with bar

The MV Desafio is a 34m schooner offering expedition cruises on the Amazon and Negro rivers. This elegant three­masted wooden vessel has recently been renovated and has 2 double and 10 twin cabins located on the lower and upper decks. These feature air­conditioning, private en suite facilities and a safe deposit box. The on board facilities include a well appointed restaurant with a bar and a large sun deck with an additional outdoor bar. Guests can choose either between a 2 night itinerary (departs on a Monday) and a 3 night itinerary (departs on a Thursday).