Attractions

Nature Reserve in Riberalta

Area Protegida Municipal Aquicuana

This lush jungle reserve 22km north of Riberalta (B$30 by moto-taxi) is a great spot for bird-watching, wildlife watching (particularly caimans and anaconda) and fishing for giant paiche (a species of bonytongue). T…
Community in Riberalta

Tumichucuá

Tumichucuá is a small community about 25km south of town (B$30 by moto-taxi) toward ‘El Triángulo’ (the road junction to Cobija). There is a lake for swimming and a forested island with walking trails, plus cabins. …
Park in Riberalta

Paseo Turístico La Costanera

This well-maintained walking path on Riberalta’s river bluff, overlooks a broad, sweeping curve of the Río Beni and affords the standard Amazonian view over water and rainforest. Come at lunchtime for seafood at one…
Church in Riberalta

Cathedral

Riberalta’s cathedral is a wonderful structure in classic Missionary style, wide and elegant, built using red brick and cedar. It sits on the main square in the same spot as the former, less-grandiose church and it …