If necessary, it is imperative to get your yellow fever vaccine at least ten days prior to departure.
Weather conditions in the Amazon rainforest vary greatly depending on the two seasons: the wet season from December to May and the dry season from June until November. Regardless of the season, you have to be prepared for rain throughout the year, although it rains a lot less during the dry season.
Amazon rainforest packing list:
- waterproof hiking shoes
- quick-dry clothing
- long-sleeve shirt
- long-sleeve pants
- strong insect repellent
- strong sunblock
- case or protection for your camera and phone
- personal medication.