Amazon – Detailed Itinerary

One Spirit Amazon Expedition - The Four WindsThe Amazon Expedition with the Four Winds explores the ceremonies of the jungle shamans, who share their techniques for stepping outside of ordinary time to glimpse who we are becoming.


Itinerary for Amazon:

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July 6th:
  • Morning flight to Puerto Maldonado ~ in the heart of the Amazon. You walk from the tarmac into an open-air baggage claim area.
  • A short bus ride takes us to the Madre de Dios River where we begin our two-hour journey by motorized canoe to our beautiful Lodge.
  • After a leisurely lunch, you have time to settle into your bungalow, explore the grounds and rest.
  • Late afternoon welcome circle with Marcela and introduction to the jungle shamans.
  • Evening ceremony.
July 7th:
  • After a leisurely breakfast amid the sounds of the jungle, we travel by canoe to the Island of the Monkeys.
  • Return to our lodge and enjoy a deliciously prepared lunch.
  • Rest or journal in a hammock by the river.
  • Afternoon meeting with Marcela to integrate our work and prepare for evening ceremony.
  • Dinner
  • In-depth medicine work with the shamans.
July 8th:
  • After a delicious breakfast we take a morning hike to explore jungle flora and fauna with a native botanist. Discover the origin of many of our western medicines as they grow undisturbed under the jungle canopy.
  • Return to our lodge and enjoy a deliciously prepared lunch.
  • Rest and Journal by the pool.
  • Afternoon meeting with Marcela ~to integrate and build up for the next ceremony.
  • Following dinner we once again work with the jungle shamans.
July 9th:
  • Enjoy a casual breakfast in the lodge.
  • The river calls us this day ~ morning canoe trip to visit the Gamitama River, a tributary of the Madre de Dios River.
  • Return to our lodge for a deliciously prepared lunch.
  • Rest and journal while listening to hundreds of different birds and animal sounds.
  • Afternoon meeting with Marcela to integrate and prepare for evening ceremony~
  • Following dinner we continue our in-depth exploration of the jungle medicine ways with our shamans.
July 10th:
  • Enjoy a quiet breakfast in the lodge.
  • A morning hike to Apu Victor Lake, a body of waters fully alive with plants, insects, and fish, surrounded by extensive swamps, and gigantic trees, finds us observing exquisite wildlife, bird-watching, caymans, turtles and maybe even an anaconda.
  • Return to our lodge for our buffet lunch, rest, and journal.
  • Afternoon integration work with Marcela and farewell ceremony with the shamans.
  • After dinner meditation.
July 11th:
  • Return flight and international connections home or join the Via Illuminata or Advanced Shamanic Initiations expeditions.


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