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             AMAZON EXPEDITIONERS

 

Amazon Expeditioners, is an adventure travel company made of an active and expert team of native local guides, specialized in wildlife exploration expeditions, jungle survival, coexistence expeditions with Amazonian tribes and indigenous ancestral shamanism retreats in the Amazon Rainforest of the Peru.

TOURS & EXPEDITIONS

 

Expeditions

Survival

Amazon Tribes

Shamanism

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What to Pack

Before venturing into the Amazon Rainforest, it is very important for us to provide the following packing tips to our future visitors.  This information below will assist every traveller to prepare them for a correct packing trip.  For those making different stops before arriving to Iquitos city and are in possession of excessive luggage, our office will provide visitors unconditional storage services at no extra cost during the duration of every jungle trip.

 

WHAT TO PACK IN MY EXPEDITIONARY BACKPACK?

 

Below is a quick list of items we strongly recommend to bring for EXPEDITIONS or SHAMANISM TRIPS.

For SURVIVAL TRIPS we also recommend to bring the same list below, but most will be used for emergency purposes only.

 

Recommended Personal Gear:

  • Head torch or flashlight with extra batteries.

  • Camel pack or water container (very important make this priority)

  • Waterproof bag for cloths or waterproof cover for your backpack.

  • Personal whistle.

  • Sun/ rain hat.

  • Sunglasses (optional)

  • Binoculars (optional)

  • Camara for photography (optional)

  • Light, water-resistant jacket that will keep you warm on a cool evening or during a sudden downpour.

  • Easy drying trousers.

  • Light long-sleeve shirts.

  • T-shirts.

  • Socks.

  • Underwear.

  • Bathing suit. 

  • Confortable running shoes.

  • Sandals.

  • Microfiber or regular towel.

 

Recommended Personal First-aid kit:

  • Antidiarrheal medication.

  • Throat lozenges.

  • Motion sickness medication.

  • Sunburn salve such as aloe vera gel.

  • Aspirin or other painkillers.

  • Antibiotics.

  • Antacid tablets.

  • Flu medications, antacid tablets.

  • Band-aids.

  • Ace bandage.

  • Moleskin for blister. 

  • Personal medications in case of knowing conditions. 


Recommended Personal Hygiene and Care Kit:

  • Toothbrush.

  • Toothpaste.

  • Toiletries.

  • Foot Powder.

  • Anti-bacterial soap, toilettes, or gel such as Purell.

  • Sunblock of at least 15 SPF - the tropical sun is strong.

  • Insect repellant with DEET (diethyl-meta-toluamide).

  • Anti-itch cream for insects bites.

  • Small padlock to lock your bag shut.

  • Travel alarm clock.

  • Permethrin 1% Application: spray clothes.

 

 

WHAT EXPEDITIONARY GEAR WILL BE PROVIDED BY AMAZON EXPEDITIONERS?

 

For EXPEDITIONS and SHAMANISM TRIPS:

  • Camping tents. 

  • Shower/toilet tents (by request)

  • Sleeping mats .

  • Blankets.

  • Hammocks 

  • Mosquito netting. 

  • Jungle boots.

  • Raincoats.

  • Lifevests.

  • Emergency first aid kit.

  • Cookware.

  • Fishing sticks.

 

For SURVIVAL TRIPS:

  • Military tactical tents .

  • Jungle Boots .

  • Raincoats.

  • Machetes.

  • Emergency first aid kit.

  • Basic Cookware.

 

 

WHAT DO I DO WITH MY EXTRA LUGGAGE AND PERSONAL DOCUMENTS BEFORE I START MY JUNGLE TRIP?​​

  • You can leave your large packs or suitcases in our offices during your jungle trip, that way you avoid any hotel additional storage fees.

  • Carry at least one personal identification document with you at all times (leave your passport secured back at the hotel or in our office, that way you don't loose it or damage it while in the jungle, be smart and avoid missing your returning flight by not planning safely).