Twelve Day Visionary Plant Medicine Retreats
- Santuario Healing Center
- Pucallpa, Peru
- $1,199.00 - Program Price
12 Day Visionary Plant Medicine Retreats
Discover incredible emotional healing, new awarenesses, and a fresh perspective into your life in these NEW TWELVE DAY RETREATS at our beautiful rainforest healing center, Santuario! Under the safe guidance of Maestro Santiago Enrrique Melendez and his partner, Ayme, you will embark on the fascinating pathway of Amazonian “Vegetalismo” or Amazonian plant spirit medicine: authentic practices and pure medicine in a safe and nurturing environment. Set on a world wonder, a boiling river, in virgin Amazon rainforest, there is an incredible natural magic at Santuario Huishtin. There is simply no better place in the world to experience the medicine for the first time.
Ayahuasca + Plant Dieta
During our unique 12 day retreats, you will work with the sacred vine, ayahuasca, and participate in a 12 Day Plant Dieta with a plant considered important as both a teacher and healer of the Amazon. Each plant listed below possesses their own unique qualities, healing properties, and teachings that will stay with you for the rest of your life! Simply choose the plant that calls to you and specify this plant in your registration.
Ajo Sacha (Masoa alliacea)
The “opener of the way” in Amazonian shamanic tradition, ajo sacha has been used for centuries against saladera (a run of bad luck), to banish negative energy from your mind and body, strengthens the senses, and intensify your will power in the face of adversity. A Dieta with Ajo Sacha can also strengthen your visionary powers while in ceremony and is considered a powerful dream teacher. Please visit this link for more information about the 12 Day Power Retreat with Ajo Sacha.
Mucura (Petiveria Alliacea)
Known commonly “Anamu,” medicine made the roots of the mucura plant is one of the most potent tonics in the rainforest for cleansing and removing the body of toxins. A plant dieta with mucura can help you overcome social anxiety, build self confidence and develops a stronger and more integrated sense of self! Please visit this link to learn more about the Mucura 12 Day Power Retreat
Bobinsana (Calliandra angustifolia)
A Plant Dieta with Bobinsana can induce lucid and colourful dreams and has been dieted to enhance empathy, compassion, clarity, and concentration! The bark tincture for rheumatism, arthritis, colds, uterine disorders, and edema (water retention). According to Raintree, it has been used also as a treatment for uterine cancer.
Retreat Price: 1199 USD
All retreats have flexible dates (you choose the dates) and include all medicine, ceremonies, food, and accommodation at the center.
Come to Santuario and Revolutionize the Way you See the World.
Travel and Pick up at Pucallpa Airport:
Santuario is an authentic traditional Amazonian plant medicine center situated in a highly unique geological site (a boiling river) in rainforest 2-3 hours outside of Pucallpa. The journey there is an adventure by itself! We work with an independent guide team that can escort you in comfort and security. Please refer to the pages below for information how to plan for your retreat and the travel and guide costs.
If you wish to extend your retreat for a few days, this is possible. Just pay the day rate of 77 USD directly to the center. For longer extensions, (a week or more) this must be confirmed online with your facilitator. This can be done are the nearby village of Honoria or in Pucallpa. Please alert us in advance of your departure if you may want an extension.
Please refer to your travel information package for more important information related to your trip planning!
Venue HighlightsSituated on the famous "boiling river of the Upper Amazon," Santuario Huishtin is a centre unlike any other in Peru for its unique beauty and magical environment. Here, the rainforest shimmers with energy and you will experience tranquility and the ability to go deep in your healing work not found any where in the world. Founded and run by the maestros and their family (Maestro Santiago Enrrique Paredes Melendez, his partner and wife Maestra Ayme Vargas, and brother Maestro Hegner Paredes Melendez) you will participate in authentic healing practices in the tradition of "vegetalismo" (plant spirit shamanism) in a safe and comfortable environment. Here the medicine is pure and powerful. Santiago Enrrique Paredes Melendez and his family have become renown in Peru for their knowledge of plant diets and Santuario has become the best place in Peru to commit to apprenticeships and long term, individualized study with Amazonian plant teachers.
- Includes Meat
- Gluten Free
- Dairy Free
- Nut Free
Menu/CuisineWe serve the traditional Amazonian diet for working with plant medicines that involve rice, plantains, fish, eggs, and vegetables. We can accommodate your diet if you are vegan or vegetarian or require gluten or dairy free.
AccommodationsSantuario is a very peaceful and secure environment. Everyone has their own private room and bed (including bedding and towel) and mosquito net at the center. There are proper toilets and water is drawn from the boiling river for bathing. It is a natural, ecological environment that is profoundly beautiful and simple.
DirectionsPucallpa is the nearest city and airport. We work with professional and talented English speaking guides that will meet you at any location in Pucallpa and bring you to Santuario. Santuario is located approximately 3 hours outside of Pucallpa and requires a journey by dirt road, boat, and by foot through the jungle. The journey to Santuario is a fascinating adventure unto itself!