The Amazon Basin Sights

Hotel Palacio

  • Putumayo and Malecón Tarapacá Map It
  • Iquitos
  • Building/Architectural Site

Published 02/02/2016

Fodor's Review

Iquitos enjoyed its heyday as a port during the rubber boom a century ago. Some of the wealth of that time can still be detected in the imported azulejos (tiles) that cover many of its older buildings. A notable example is the former Hotel Palacio, on the Malecón Tarapacá. The hotel was the city's best when it opened for business in 1908. It has since been converted into a police station and is now looking a little worn, but remains a stately building nonetheless.

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Putumayo and Malecón Tarapacá, Iquitos, Loreto, Peru

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Published 02/02/2016


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