Destinations / Freshwater
Why We Go
- Fish for the powerful and awe-inspiring arapaima, one of the world’s largest freshwater gamefish. The arapaima or pirarucu is an air-breathing giant that can reach 400-pounds.
- Explore the largest protected wild arapaima reserve in the Amazon which holds the densest population of arapaima on the planet.
- Enjoy easy travel and short stay options to a wild and pristine Amazon jungle destination. Guests of Pirarucu lodge can add a few days at the lodge before or after visiting other Amazon destinations.
- Take-in amazing jungle wildlife and birding opportunities.
- Challenge yourself at the best location in the Amazon to sight fish for arowana with dry flies.