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AMAZON EXPEDITIONERS

 

Amazon Expeditioners, is an active and expert team of native local guides, specialized in 

jungle expeditions, survival,  and shamanism retreats in the Amazon Rainforest of the Peru.

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About Us

Our mission, is to provide  the best personalized private trips and organized group join trips, from small to large groups, with a responsive travel service destined to the Amazon Rainforest of Peru, based first and foremost on the travel needs of our visitors, with special attention to detail, value for cost, professional courtesy, and the very high practice of security and safety on every destination explored.

Our focus; is the practice of Ecological, Experiential, and Adventure Type of Tourism, providing "Wildlife Expeditions, Survival Trips, and Shamanism Retreats to Remote Areas within the Amazon Rainforest of Peru" away and disconnected from civilization. Amazon Expeditioners pre-scans responsible and sustainable tourism initiatives with locals and visitors; helping, guiding, instructing and constantly fighting for the protection of our well-created environment.

 

Our team; is made of a group of native healers of the Peruvian Amazon Rainforest, and experts native guides in jungle survival from different parts of the region, dedicated to undertake all kinds of ancestral shamanic trips, explorations of fauna and flora including visits to sporadic contacted and remote tribes, and jungle survival trips determined on showing visitors from beginning to end on how to live an authentic spiritual or adventurous experience in the most correct, adequate and safe way with highly experienced and trained personnel, all this in order to instruct and demonstrate responsible consumption of ancestral medicine by obtaining their real benefits, and genuine jungle experiential journeys by reaching and exploring their own natural habitats.

 

Our vision; was established not only with the intentions of enjoying of what this magnificent and exuberant Amazonia provides, but also with the purpose of contributing to it and with its existing inhabitants who are an unconditional daily support to protect and preserve to its extensive and diverse ecosystem.

 

Our commitment; to responsibly and successfully execute each expedition undertaken  and to each community visited through our routes, serving in one way or another with the economic and moral support of its inhabitants through employment opportunities such us (local assistant guides, cooks, motorboat operators, equipment loaders, etc.).

CHRISTIAN

Jungle Survival Chief Instructor / Shamanic Guide / Kambo and Rapé Urban Facilitator Expert

Christian is an Jungle Survival Expert, Leader Coordinator, and Founder of AMAZON EXPEDITIONERS. A retired US Marine who re-established his residence in Peru since 2014 and who by consequences knows the area very well.

 

Born in Chicago Illinois and raised in Iquitos - Peru, where he attended elementary and parts of his high school years. At the age of fifteen Christian returns back to Chicago finishes high school, and quickly after joins the US Marine Corps from Florida.

In 2014 Christian was honorably retired from the Marine Corps, returns back to Iquitos - Peru, and in no time starts his long journey exploring the depths of the Amazon Rainforest with the only purpose of just seeking for indigenous medicine to help himself heal from some injuries caused during his military career. 

Christian's first real experience in the depths of the Amazon jungle was during his participation in an Ayahuasca ceremony during a Discovery Channel's filming in 2005 while again visiting Peru his hometown, where he received a big eye opening on how powerful the alternative indigenous medicine can be. Christian in this present time continues his healing path and studying the ancestral Amazonian medicine, he is now a Kampu/Nene Urban Facilitator, knowledge received from the eldest Amazonian Masters, indigenous healers from different amazonian tribes along his journey, now with the purpose in reaching others.

 

After falling in love with the biodiversity of many Amazonian territories, he started focusing his vision to show and share what he have learned to others, by providing wildlife exploration experiences during adventurous and survival trips, including to what he is now more passionate and motivated about, "Ancestral Indigenous Medicine". Followed with the constitution of his own Travel Operator Company, he is constantly planning, coordinating, directing, and conducting survival, shamanic, and adventure expeditions in areas from little to zero touristic traffic in a weekly

continuous schedule, all in his own unique and nomadic style, with a simple goal of providing adventurers genuine jungle experiences.

MAESTRO EDUARDO

Master Shaman, Ayahuasquero / Tabaquero

Don Eduardo is a well known Master in the Ayahuasca plant medicine around the city of Iquitos and Moyobamba where he is originally from, Don Eduardo is an 88 years old Maestro Ayahuasquero with over 60 years of experience as a spiritual healer with over 5,500 Ayahuasca ceremonies in his collective years of hard dedication. This is a doctrine he has begun practicing since the age of thirteen. 

 

Don Eduardo is better known also as Maestro Eduardo by all his students and the local people he has served and helped cure over the years. Maestro Eduardo has well deserved the title of Maestro Ayahuasquero at the age of 22 upon completion of 9 years of isolated diets in the Amazon rainforest of Peru in the native community of Pucashpa given by one of the most eldest pioneer Maestros Shamans across the Amazonian region "Maestro Alejandro Arevalo".

MAESTRO RAMON

Master Shaman, Ayahuasquero / Tabaquero

Maestro Ramon is a native indigenous of the Achuars' Tribe, tribe located between the border of Peru and Ecuador, where the Pastaza and the Morora Rivers run parallel to each other. Ramon started his studies with the medicinal plant Ayahuasca since the age of 11 and began his practice as a healer since he was 16 years old.
 

Maestro Ramon had the opportunity to travel throughout the Amazon region offering his services and abilities to heal with natural medicine with the specialty that characterizes him the most "Ayahuasca and Tabaco". Today at his 80s and due to a recent accident that ended leaving him unable to walk well, he is only dedicating his services to the habitats of his remote village. For reasons of destiny and after so many continuous trips, Amazon Expeditioners is full of enthusiasm for being able to have found a Shaman of his caliber since this past 2015.  At present we have the privilege to have him as part of our team, as well as to assist him in continuing to expand his ancestral knowledge in shamanic spiritualism with the Mother Ayahuasca medicine.

MAESTRO FERNANDO

Master Shaman, Ayahuasquero / Tabaquero

Fernando is a 37 years old healer and has been practicing shamanism for 17 years. He learned to carry Ayahuasca ceremonies through studies within the Peruvian Amazon Rainforest. He received the blessing of the elders Masters of the region to share the healing Knowledge with others. Maestro Fernando is considered one of the two best Ayahuasca healing students of Maestro Eduardo. In the 17 years that Fernando has been practicing shamanism, he has completed many vision quests. He also helps others in their shamanic vision quest training and healing practices. He continues to study the Ayahuasca plant with respected elders when constantly traveling deep inside the jungle, the city of Iquitos, and to the city of Lima when his services are needed.

 

Maestro Fernando facilitates Ayahuasca ceremonies in many other cities of Peru. Amazon Expeditioners are very fortunate to have such an experienced, well-traveled shaman on the healing team to work with. His icaros songs will move you gently through the medicine ceremonies and his compassion, knowledge, and experience will melt your heart. 

MAESTRO CARLOS

Master Shaman, Ayahuasquero / Vegetalista / Palero

Carlos is a 52 years old healer, a native of Rio Nanay, Carlos has over 30 years of experience working with ayahuasca. He has guided over 1,500+ ceremonies for people from all parts of the globe always working as a team with Maestro Fernando.

Maestro Carlos along with Maestro Fernando are spiritually connected, and the assistance they provide to each other when conducting ceremonies together, increases power to the spiritual atmosphere, their alliance to the lineage they shared it's a must to have on every healing session. They both apprenticed the Ayahuasca healing doctrine under the tutelage of Maestro Eduardo going through long and intense isolated diets inside the Amazon rainforest for many years in order to inheritance their well-deserved title of Maestros Curanderos (Master Shamans).

ENRIQUE 

Logistics and Transportation Operations Chief / Expert in Navigation of Rivers

Enrique is from Iquitos and has been a supporting force for Amazon Expeditioners since 2015. He believes each person has an individual destiny, and the way for that person to attempt and achieve to change that destiny source for the better is deep within. Only the individual can find Source, as no one can tell you how to find what or who to believe. You, yourself must go within and a force supreme will then revealed to you through your own consciousness.
 

When errands of all sorts need to be done, Enrique is there. He is always making sure everything is safe and secure. He is always standing by, as the straight man during expeditions to make sure anything that comes up can be handled, anything people need can be gotten, and if someone needs help he’s the go-to guy on all the logistical planning of every journey. If you want to meet a guy with a big heart, he’s the one. He keeps things light and has a terrific sense of humor. 

SERGIO

Jungle Survival Instructor / Kambo Native Facilitator Expert 

Sergio, 51 years old, was born in Nuevo Valentin, also like his father Maestro Ramon he is a native of the Achuars' tribe, he speaks Spanish, Achuar, and wambisa, and serves as a translator for his father for all the Ayahuasca visitors coming to his Village. As a member of the Amazon Expeditioners team, he is one of our Kambo Native Facilitator Expert and has many years of experience in all the ritual process that requires from beginning to end. 

 

Sergio is also one of the Lead Instructor of our Survival Courses, the second in command after Christian in all expeditions of survival training. Best known by our past visitors as "Mas Que un Hombre"...."More than a Man", due to his abilities to solve almost everything in any Amazonian terrain and to his unlimited physical and mentally resistance in the most difficult situations. Definitely a great contribution to the team, Amazon Expeditioners has the honor to have him as part of the family.

FREDDY

Certified Official Guide

Spanish / English Translator

Born in the Peruvian Amazon jungle in a riverside town called Yanamono, with a population of 300 inhabitants on the banks of the Amazon River, after completing primary and secondary studies, with dedication and dedication to lack of resources, he began his self-education near nearby town in where a small but significant library were of great value to start their learning of the English foreign language. Provincial of a family of farmers, fishermen and poultry breeding.

 

Already from the age of 10, the admiration for nature and the desire to show the wealth of the Amazon to people from all over the world, Freddy begins his practices in the world of tourism at age 14, and at age 20 as a Certified Official Guide. At the age of 33, he has a total experience of 13 years as a Bilingual Amazonian Guide.

ADRIANO

Certified Official Guide

Spanish / English Translator

Adriano, 52 years old man, an official certified guide of great experience and vast knowledge of the Amazon Rainforest, despite not being a native of Iquitos, but from the mountains of Peru, he has been living in Iquitos since childhood and his love for Amazonia It was his biggest drive to start from an early age in the world of tourism, with more than 25 years of experience with multiple Amazonian tour operators, Adriano is currently working with the Amazon Expeditioners team since 2017. 

 

Adriano's excellence, professionalism, wide knowledge of these territories and enthusiasm in the delivery of his work performance, are qualities that undoubtedly make him a perfect guide for any expedition trip within the Peruvian Amazon Rainforest. Amazon Expeditioners is pleased to have him with the team, and many past visitors have had the privilege to have him as their Guide and he is well recommended for his performing duties.

DAVIS

Certified Official Guide

Spanish / English Translator

Davis, 34 years old, was born in the community of San Juan de Yanayaku, on the banks of the Amazon River. Davis is a descendant of the Yaguas tribe and from a very young age had a passion for birds, their way of life and the for the discovery of new species around. 

 

After completing his high school studies in his community Davis decided to move and reside in the city of Iquitos, where he eventually started initiating his gradual introduction into the tourism business field which helped him assist in the support of his family back in his village, without financial resources Davis found himself with no other option but to start to develop self-improvement in what he loves the most "La Selva", "The Jungle". From small jobs as an assistant tour guide of other guides to auto-educate himself with learning the English language on his own to move up in job positions. At present, it is a pleasure to have him as part of the Amazon Expeditioners team with all his years of experience acquired with great effort.

ELAN

Assistant Guide / Boat Operator  

Born in the Chino Native Community within the Tamshiaco-Tahuayo Regional Conservation Area, Amazon Rainforest of Peru.

 

Elan as an expert guide in jungle and motorcyclist survival during our expeditions along the Tahuayo River has made him a very important record for the Amazon Expeditioners team, his extensive knowledge in our main exploration area, place he has lived all his life until today it has been one of the best additions for everyone since 2016.

TRILER

Assistant Guide / Camp Operations  and Maintenance Chief

Triler is in charge of running camp operations, overseeing the kitchen, cleaning, laundry, camp maintenance, and assistance during ceremonies, and jungle expeditions.

 

He works hard during trips to provide excellent service, delicious food, and a clean environment. He is also of great assistance during ceremonies by providing support and helping people in times of need.

 

 

Triler is best known as the Human alarm o'clock of our team, no matter how late he goes to bed at night, he will be up early every day for his morning food runs around camp, and ensuring the security of the surroundings.