Guide at a Glance
Iquitos, Loreto Region, Peru
Jungle Tour, Nature
Born in the village of Yanamono located off the Rio Napo, “Ashuko” has over 30 years of experience working as a sightseeing guide in this region of the Amazon. Ashuko, formerly a botanist, has a passion for plant life and a great desire to share his knowledge with all of his clients! Ashuko has been responsible for leading numerous long-term excursions between Iquitos and Leticia Colombia. Ashuko speaks both English and Spanish.
All of Maniti Expeditions’ Iquitos jungle tour guides are local people who were born and raised in the Peruvian rainforest in and around Iquitos, all with extensive knowledge of the ecology, history and culture of the Amazon rainforest. Our Iquitos rainforest guides have an average of 20 years of experience working in tourism in this region of the Amazon Rainforest.
All of Maniti Expeditions’ rainforest jungle guides are licensed with the Peruvian Association of Official Tour Guides and recognized by Peruvian Ministry of Tourism.