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AMAZON RIVER - PERU
(4 days / 3 nights)
Discover shamanism in the Peruvian Amazon. Learn
about the amazing healing power of medicinal
plants and be part of the magic rituals
performed by the Master Shaman.
Day 01: ... (Lima) /
Amazonas Sinchicuy Lodge (L-D)
Meet and greet at the Iquitos Airport from
where you will be transferred to the city
(you will briefly sightsee the tourist
highlights of Iquitos along the way).
Transfer in the morning from your hotel to
the river wharf.
Speed boat trip on the
the world’s largest river. During the trip,
you will see the magnificence of the Amazon,
the exuberance of the jungle and the
picturesque villages appearing on the shores
with their particular color and joy.
Arrival and accommodation in the Amazonas
Sinchicuy Lodge located 45 minutes from
Iquitos. The native-style lodge built with
natural materials is upon high ground,
surrounded by trees, plants and flowers,
where birds and butterflies roam.
Refreshing “welcome drink” made with
regional fruit (cocona, camu camu, copoazu,
other) and brief instructions about the
sustained conservation standards that must
be observed in the lodge and its
surroundings in order to make your tour best
Eco-cultural Circuit (The Sinchicuy Watershed
walk or canoe ride in the afternoon
–depending on the season- to “Nuevo Peru”
community has established. You will get
acquainted with their customs, see their
unique apparel made of palm fibers and even
try their “pucuna” or blowgun.
Lunch at the Amazonas Sinchicuy. Gastronomy
in the lodge is based upon the ample use of
natural and fresh products from the river
and the local farmlands.
Guided ethnobotanic walk in the afternoon.
You will be able to identify species of the
Amazon plant kingdom (Cat’s Claw, Sour Cane,
Copaiba, Aguaje and even Ayahuasca, the
Tour the Santa María del Ojeal farmlands
where you will visit the sugar cane squeeze,
the fruit orchard, the fish culture pond;
see the Amazon breed cattle and artisanal
dugout canoe fishing performed on the river
Visit a typical village on the shores of the
Amazon, see the homes, schools, churches,
shops and interact with its people.
Private interview with the Master Shaman at
his “tambo” where ancestral sessions and
rituals are held. Comments about
Hallucinogen plants and their effect on the
magic circle. Participants’ physical
Light dinner at the lodge.
Day 02: Amazonas Sinchicuy Lodge /
Yanayacu Lodge / Amazonas Sinchicuy Lodge (B-L-D)
Watch the Ayahuasca “take” being prepared
early in the morning. You can see the Master
Shaman cooking the magic vine or “dead man’s
rope” pieces accompanied by chants, spells
and prayers to the gods or semi-gods.
Breakfast at the Amazonas Sinchicuy.
Flora and Fauna Circuit (The Yanayacu
After breakfast you will motorboat to the
opposite side of the Amazon River. During
the trip you will probably spot river
dolphins, main characters of fantastic tales
and legends of the Amazon Myths.
Caminata en el bosque húmedo y navegación en
bote o canoa por el Río Yanayacu hasta el
Albergue Tambo Yanayacu en el “Reino de los
See typical riverside landscape plantations.
Walk on tropical rainforest trail and boat
or canoe on the Yanayacu River to the Tambo
Yanayacu Lodge located in the “Kingdom of
the Giant Trees”.
Watch the rich avian fauna of the area.
See the diverse medicinal plants, epiphyte
plants (bromeliads) growing high on the
trees, and giant flora like the “lupuna” or
ceiba tree species over 150-feet high.
Search for primates and sloths that mimetize
with the forest canopy.
Light lunch at the Tambo Yanayacu (38 Miles
NE of Iquitos).
Native-style fishing on the river for
piranhas and other species.
Return by boat to the Amazonas Sinchicuy
Optional psycotherapeutical session before
dinner in order to prepare the participants
before the Ayahuasca rite.
Dinner at the Amazonas Sichicuy (optional
since you are suggested to fase or eat very
Light before the rite).
Overnight at the lodge.
The Ayahuasca Rite
Participants gather at Master Shaman’s tambo
to prepare the magic circle.
A number of fragrances and esoteric utensils
are used, among them: the “shakapa” or
sweeper, the “mapacho” or cigar and the
“carmalonga” or protective potion also known
Master Sahaman calls upon divine powers
through chants, prayers and “ícaros” (cigar
Ayahuasca potion prepared by Master Shaman
is passed to participants. The effects of
the “take” will be noticed 10 minutes
approximately after drinking it. Purging is
one of the purposes of the ceremony and that
is why nausea is common. This way, both body
and spirit are cleansed and so harm and evil
are expelled giving room to a better health.
The rite ends around midnight, and then
participants will return to the lodge to
Those who participate of ayahuasca will be
assisted by the shaman’s aides when the
effects of the take manifest.
Master Shaman suggests that those who have
taken ayahuasca must refrain from drinking
alcoholic beverages or having sexual contact
at least for 4 days.
It is not necessary that all participants
take ayahuasca. If they wish they can
receive a flourishing bath or cleansing or
just simply witness.
Day 03: Amazonas Sinchicuy Lodge (B-L-D)
The Magical Cleansing
Early in the morning the Master Shaman
prepares the “cleansing bath” using fragant
plants to bring perfect harmony to the
participants. The cleansing takes place in
an appointed place on the Sinchicuy River
before breakfast time.
Breakfast at the Amazonas Sinchicuy.
Dugout canoe ride and hike to see the
development of sustained economy projects in
the Nuevo Peru Community. If you prefer you
can stay in the lodge and rest.
Esoteric session in the afternoon in which
the Master Shaman will reveal the meaning of
previous evening hallucinations. Suggestions
by the shaman to focus your life according
to the manifested revelations through the
Day 04: Amazonas Sinchicuy Lodge / Iquitos / (Lima) .... (B-L)
Does Not Include:
Transfers airport / hotel / lodge / airport
(overland and river boat)
3 nights accommodation in Amazonas Sinchicuy
All meals in lodge
Excursions as detailed in the program
Guide in English or Spanish
- Shamanic sessions as detailed in the program
Drinks in the bar
RATES AND ONLINE RESERVATIONS:
Rate per person
Single Room Basis
US $ 546.00
Double Room Basis
US $ 434.00
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