Not easily, we have a land line which we use for essential calls, otherwise there is no mobile phone reception this deep in the forest. We strongly recommend that you don't engage in electronic communication or activity while at our center other than the most essential. If you'd like to let friends and family know [...]
There is no definite answer to this question and different people have their own ideas. Some people are naturally very sensitive to ayahuasca and they will have powerful experiences no matter what kind of food they eat and so they don't consider the diet to be important for themselves. However, many people, particularly if they're [...]
Although it’s not usually considered dangerous, mixing ayahuasca with anti-malaria medication can often have adverse effects on your experience and is generally not recommended. There is not a high risk of catching malaria in our location.
Typically it rains more often between January and April. However, the weather in the rainforest around Iquitos is unpredictable all year around. There is no distinct dry season and wet season like you find in the mountains of Peru. Sometimes there are weeks where it hardly rains at all and other weeks can have a [...]
Sorry, we have enough things to take care of without getting involved with hotel reservations. There are several Iquitos hotels and hostels that you can easily book online using www.booking.com or www.hostelworld.com We provide several hotel recommendations in a PDF document you will receive after registration.
There is no danger in taking contraceptive pills while drinking ayahuasca.
We strictly forbid the use of marijuana and all other drugs during the retreat. Anybody caught using drugs may be asked to leave. For some reason marijuana and ayahuasca don't get along too well. Often heavy marijuana smokers find it difficult to have a strong ayahuasca experience. We highly recommend that you quit smoking marijuana as [...]