With an area of about 5.5 million square kilometers (2.1 million square miles), the Amazon rainforest is larger than the entire European Union.
Together with the adjacent Brazilian nature conservation areas, the Guiana Amazonian Park forms the largest rainforest reserve on earth. Pristine and wild and crisscrossed by countless rivers, it's perfect for an adventure.
Following in the footsteps of his role model Raymond Maufrais, French adventurer Eliott Schonfeld ventures into the deepest jungle on foot and by pirogue.
For 46 days, he does not meet another living soul. Still, he is not completely alone; the jungle is densely populated.