June 16: Iquitos, Peru: Arrive in Iquitos prior to 2pm, meet with group, pick up supplies in the market, collect balances and review schedule.
June 17 – 20: Santa Maria: Travel from Iquitos to Santa Maria on June 17th. Training in the village of Santa Maria for 3 nights (Santa Maria is a small village about 1 hour by boat from Iquitos, Peru). Private bungalows and beds. Learn group building, energy cleaning, holding space, and some of the practical side of Kambo including; contraindications and safety protocols, as well as receive Kambo medicine 1-2 times. Optional Ayahuasca ceremonies will take place on the nights of the 17th and 18th. Although not required, it is recommended to attend the ceremonies – to have your energy cleared and receive protection by Maestro Don Guido.
June 20 – 25: Matsés Immersion: Travel from Santa Maria to the Matsés on June 20th. Training continues in the jungle for 5 nights. Experience a full immersion and initiation with the Matsés tribe. Sleep in hammocks and on camping mats in Matsés houses, eat Matsés food, learn Matsés crafts and skills, take only Matsés medicines. Learn the arts of frog harvesting, rape’ making, cultural sharing and more. Receive Kambo from Matses elders 4 times.
June 25 – 28: Santa Maria: Travel back to Santa Maria on June 25th. 3 final nights of training in the village of Santa Maria where all you learned and experienced in the jungle will be integrated with the practical side of Kambo for safe Western adaptation, self-administration and serving others, On the night of the 25th, we will catch new frogs and serve Kambo direct from the frog to the person by a Matses elder on the morning of the 26th. You will receive Kambo during this part about 2-3 times.
June 28: Training Ends: Academy training is complete at 4pm. Travel by boat from Santa Maria to Iquitos, Peru. Those going home from Iquitos or traveling independently must plan their own travel accommodations. Those joining for the Dieta (strongly recommended) will rest and stay overnight in Iquitos (discounted hotel accommodations available) and travel again with the group to Santa Maria on June 29th.
SCHEDULE: Part 2 – DIETA WITH MAESTRO GUIDO (OPTIONAL / RECOMMENDED)
June 29 – July 6: Santa Maria: Travel with the group to Santa Maria on June 29th in the morning. It is strongly recommended (if your schedule allows) that you join for an additional 8 days of Dieta with Maestro Don Guido and Don Leonardo. Private bungalows and beds. Includes opening and closing Ayahuasca ceremonies – possibly more depending on the Dieta and needs of the patient..
- July 6: Dieta Ends: Dieta is complete. Travel by boat from Santa Maria to Iquitos, Peru. Those going home from Iquitos or traveling independently must plan their own travel accommodations. Anyone interested in dieting longer or staying for additional Ayahuasca ceremonies are welcome.