This one-week travel course from July 30 - August 5 will travel by riverboat up the Rio Negro from the Amazonian metropolis of Manaus. Four days up river will feature wildlife expeditions by canoe, visits to indigeous tribes and treks to remote archaeological sites. In Manaus, participants will tour the city and meet with local archaeologists to learn about the latest discoveries revealing major Amazoinian ancient civilzations. Were the stories of El Dorado true? Let's go find out.