Expeditions in the Amazon Rainforest

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Urarina Expedition

Matses Expedition | 12 Days

MATSES EXPEDITION Duration: 12 days Level of Difficulty:  In the 1970s the Matses changed their mode of semi-nomadic life to live in permanent communities. The Matsés territory is located in the region bounded by the rivers of Yavari (Javari in Portuguese), and Galvez Chobayacu Peru’s border with Brazil.Currently their communities are located deep in the Amazon jungle of northeastern Peruvian…

The Frog Medicine | 1 Day

Alternative Medicine: kambô: THE FROG MEDICINE (Medicina del Sapo) Duration: 1 Day Level of Difficulty:  Frog medicine, known in Spanish as Medicina del Sapo, originally know as Kambo in old Matses language; sometimes referred as kambô and Vacina do sapo in Brazilian portuguese, this ancient ceremony is performed by native experts from the Mayoruna tribe (Matsés people), and other indigenous…

Ceremonia del tabaco

The Tobacco Inhalation | 1 Day

THE TOBACCO INHALATION Duration: 1 Day Level of Difficulty:  The native experts of the Matses tribe process a refined green powder that they call Nënë in their own language or sometimes referred as Nënë in Spanish, using tobacco leaves (Nicotiana tabacum) and the bark of a tree called cacahuilo (Theobroma subincanum). This practice is usually performed by two people. An…

Pacaya-Samiria Express | 3 Days

PACAYA-SAMIRIA EXPRESS Duration: 3 days Level of Difficulty:  For those who want to experience the jungle and observe its wildlife in a short period of time, the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve is the best choice. The Pacaya-Samiria promotes the preservation of the ecosystems and genetic diversity of the lowlands of the Peruvian Amazon. This reserve initiates the opportunity of researching flora and…

Pacaya-Samiria Excursion | 2 Days

PACAYA-SAMIRIA EXCURSION Duration: 2 days Level of Difficulty:  The Pacaya Samiria National Reserve (PSNR) was created on February 25, 1972 in order to conserve the ecosystems and biodiversity of the lower jungle of the Peruvian Amazon. Some of the representative species that this reserve protects are: black caiman (Melanosuchus niger), river wolves (Pteronura brasiliensis), paiche (Arapaima gigas), taricaya (Podocnemis unifilis)…

Shuar

Shuar Expedition | 20 Days

SHUAR EXPEDITION Duration: 20 days Level of Difficulty:  Expedition to one of the most savage and warlike tribes of the Amazon, the Shuar, “Headhunters”. DAY 1-8 7:30 amTransfer from Iquitos to Nauta city (2 hr). Motorboat from Iquitos, up the Marañon River. Looking for pink dolphins (Inia geoffresis). Visit the Candoshis and Quechuas indigenous Communities. Boat up the Pastaza River to…

AMAZON TREK

Amazon Trek | 10 Days

EXPEDITIONS IN THE AMAZON RAINFOREST OF PERU Duration: 10 days Level of Difficulty:  Ideal for those interested in a long trek through primary rainforest, this itinerary offers physical challenges in a natural environment. Native Matses experts who will share their knowledge of Amazonia will accompany participants. DAY 1 6:00 am Transfer from Iquitos to Nauta city (2 hr). Speedboat from…

Anaconda Expedition | 20 Days

ANACONDA EXPEDITION Duration: 20 days Level of Difficulty:  Expedition to one of the regions most remote and inhospitable regions of Amazonia, refuge of the feared and gigantic “Queen of the Jungle,” the anaconda. Based in unexplored areas high in biodiversity, this itinerary is an ideal way to combine adventure and nature. At lengths of more than 8m and weighing more than…