Ayahuasca Retreats and Courses in Iquitos, Peru


Ayahuasca retreats and healing courses attract more and more people to Peru each year. They come seeking a better way.  They come to heal physical illnesses, emotional trauma, mental conditions, and spiritual afflictions. They come seeking a deeper connection to nature, to spirit, to God, to themselves. Ayahuasca  ceremonies and the Shipibo tradition of plant medicine provide an incredibly effective way to achieve balance, harmony, and happiness. Our way is a truly holistic approach to healing the body, mind, and spirit. Our healing methods are rooted in ancestral traditions, respect for nature, and plant spirit wisdom. This is a better way.

Book a Transformative Ayahuasca Retreat - One, Two, and Three Week Programs

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Eight Day Rejuvenation Retreat $1,350

May 5 - 12, 2019

REFRESH AND RESET: Attend 4 ceremonies at the Riosbo Research Center led by a Shipibo maestro. Also, receive various personalized plant treatments including plant baths, vapor baths, smoke baths, purgatives, inhalants, and also natural remedies.  Along with traditional treatment are integrative healing practices like epigenetic activation, breathwork, meditation, yoga, massage, and counseling.

Ayahuasca Foundation programs led by authentic Shipibo curanderos in Iquitos Peru

Two Week Ayahuasca Retreat $1,750

May 26 - June 8, 2019

NOURISH YOUR SOUL: Attend 6 ceremonies led by a true Shipibo curandero.  Receive various additional plant treatments including plant baths, vapor baths, smoke baths, purgatives, inhalants, and other natural remedies. Complimentary practices on the retreat include massage, counseling, yoga, and meditation. Retreat participants can also go swimming, hiking, and fishing in the National Reserve.

Ayahuasca Foundation programs led by authentic Shipibo curanderos in Iquitos Peru

Three Week Total Healing Retreat $2,550

April 14 - May 4, 2019

COMPLETE HEALING: Participate in 9 ayahuasca ceremonies led by a Shipibo curandero. Receive a complete program of plant treatments including vapor and plant baths, deep internal body cleanses, blood purification, and consciousness enhancement.  Extra offerings include yoga, massage, counseling, meditation, as well as swimming, hiking, fishing, star-gazing, and just relaxing in paradise.

Apply for an Ayahuasca Course - Empowerment, Plant Medicine, and Initiation Courses

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Four Week Empowerment Course $3,850

March 17 - April 3, 2019

REVIVE YOUR HEALING POWER: Spend four weeks at the Riosbo Research Center and attend 11 ceremonies led by a Shipibo maestro.  Get the deepest personalized healing treatment program possible. Learn about the plant spirit healing tradition as well as modern methodologies and how to use them to activate and enhance your own healing power. Additional integrative practices help to guide your own personal process to fully empower yourself as a healer.

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Six Week Plant Medicine Course $4,450

October 13 - November 23, 2019

PLANT SPIRIT COMMUNICATION: Intended for people who feel called to learn more about the healing tradition of plant medicine.  Students six weeks at the Chamisal Healing and Education Center with the Shipibo curandero don Ronor and attend up to 18 ceremonies. Do multiple short dietas with a variety of amazing plants in addition to receiving and learning to prepare plant remedies and treatments. Learn to make your own plant medicines with a true indigenous healer.

Ayahuasca Foundation programs led by authentic Shipibo curanderos in Iquitos Peru

Eight Week Initiation Course $5,850

July 14 - September 7, 2019

TRUE SHAMANIC TRAINING: Intended for people who want to study the authentic Shipibo tradition of healing with ayahuasca.  Students spend eight weeks with the maestro don Enrique at the Inkan Kena plant medicine school, attend up to 24 ceremonies and diet noya rao and other powerful teacher plants in addition to learning icaros, ceremony techniques, and plant remedies. It’s a unique opportunity to study traditional curanderismo with an authentic indigenous maestro.

Our Ayahuasca Retreat Center, School, & Research Center in Peru

Healing Retreat Center

Ayahuasca Foundation programs at Chamisal Healing retreat center in Peru

The Chamisal Retreat Center, our original location, is located deep within the Allpahuayo-Mishana National Reserve. Getting there takes about 2 hours and requires a gorgeous one-hour boat ride up the Nanay river, a tributary of the Amazon. The camp is a true paradise, because it is surrounded by hundreds of miles of virgin protected rainforest.


Plant Medicine School

Ayahuasca Foundation Plant medicine school initiation course in Peru

The Foundation designed the Inkan Kena School specifically for the Curandero Initiation Courses. Built and owned by don Enrique, the school is the perfect place to study the healing tradition of curanderismo in the Amazon Rainforest. Getting there from Iquitos takes about two and a half hours, and also includes a 45 minute hike deep into the jungle.


Research & Education Center

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The Foundation’s new Riosbo Research Center is also located near our retreat center in the heart of the national reserve.  Featuring exclusive luxurious accommodations with private rooms, en suite bathrooms with hot water, full solar-powered electricity, and also internet.  Enjoy absolutely gorgeous views of the river and rainforest.