Ayahuasca Retreat Iquitos, Perú

Refugio Altiplano is a transformative and authentic Ayahuasca Retreat in Iquitos, Peru. Our extensive facilities are available to our guests throughout the year, providing traditional ayahuasca ceremonies and shamanic guidance.

Our Doors Are Always Open | Refugio Altiplano, Ayahuasca Retreat in Iquitos

Since there is a constant flow of visitors through Refugio Altiplano Healing Center, you are welcome at any time or as part of one of our scheduled 7-day, 9-day, or 12-day Ayahuasca retreats.

Pick the Perfect Retreat For You

We give each guest the support needed to process and assimilate their own experience at Refugio Altiplano. A first class center offers private residences, housekeeping and laundry services. Our talented kitchen crew can also accommodate the dietary needs of each guest during your stay. Choose the perfect option for yourself and embark on a healing journey toward transformative self-discovery:


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12 Day Retreat

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7-Day Ayahuasca Retreat

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Ayahuasca Immersion

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Reasons Why You Should Visit Us

Refugio Altiplano has been in operation since 1996. We are proud to have provided over two decades of safely guided, excellent shamanic healing services to a global clientele.

  • 20+ Years of Safely Guided Healing: Your safety is of utmost importance to us, so we have implemented our safety practices.
  • An Ideal Location:  Situated in the pristine Amazonian rainforest near Iquitos, you will have the ultimate transformative healing experience.
  • Traditional Ayahuasca Ceremonies: Experience a spiritual journey through our carefully planned Ayahuasca ceremonies, respecting the traditions of South American indigenous people.
  • Our Facilities: Our spacious facilities provide comfort, privacy, and all necessary amenities, including “El Centro” with dining and a library, spacious houses with modern amenities, a dedicated Ceremony House for Ayahuasca rituals, a Native American-inspired sauna, and various services like daily fruit delivery, healthy meals, and laundry.
  • Experienced Shamans: With over two decades of experience in conducting Ayahuasca ceremonies, our Shipibo shamans possess the expertise and dedication required for your comfortable Ayahuasca experience.
  • Bi-lingual Support: We offer the assistance of our bilingual support staff.
  • Many Happy Clients:  Our testimonials speak for themselves.
  • Affordable rates and group discounts available: Please contact us for more information about rates and discounts.
  • Comprehensive Retreats: Choose from 7-12 day programs, including accommodation, healthy meals, plant medicine, consultations, guided activities, and post-ceremony integration support.
  • Community & Connection: Connect with fellow seekers on a shared journey of transformation.

Everything You Need to Relax & Heal

We give each guest the support needed to process and assimilate their own experience at Refugio Altiplano. A first class center offers private residences, housekeeping and laundry services. Our talented kitchen crew can also accommodate the dietary needs of each guest during your stay.

Personalized Healing Experience at Our Shamanic Retreat in Iquitos

We are committed to offering an authentic healing experience tailored to your individual needs. Our approach is designed to facilitate effective, personalized shamanic healing that aligns with your specific requirements and aspirations.

You will talk privately with our shamans after you arrive about your reasons for coming to the Refugio and the goals you would like to accomplish while you are here.

Our shamans will also assist you in processing your thoughts and emotions following the ceremony, facilitating the essential ayahuasca integration process.


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What is Included in the Price?

All of the options available at our ayahuasca center include the following services:

  • Transport between Iquitos, Peru & the retreat facilities
  • Accommodation
  • Healthy meals
  • House cleaning and laundry service
  • Traditional Ayahuasca ceremonies (5 times per week)
  • Plant medicine (as prescribed)
  • Consultations with the Shaman before and after the ceremony
  • Group ayahuasca integration experience
  • Guided activities
  • Sauna (available on non-ceremony night)

Retreat Schedules & Duration

Since 2024, our retreats will begin on Mondays. Please remember to arrive in Iquitos the day before your retreat starts. Here are the available dates:

  • Jan 15th – Jan 26th.
  • Jan 29th.  -Feb 9th.
  • Feb 12th. – Feb 23rd.
  • Feb 26th – Mar 8th.
  • Mar 11th – Mar 22nd
  • Mar 25th – Abr 5th.
  • Apr 8th – Apr 19th.
  • Apr 22nd – May 3rd.
  • May 6th – May 17th
  • May 20th. – May 31st
  • Jun 3rd. – Jun 14th
  • Jun 17th – Jun 28th
  • Jul 1st – Jul 12th
  • Jul 15th – Jul 26th
  • Jul 29th. – Aug 9th
  • Aug. 12th – Aug 23rd
  • Aug. 26th. – Sep 6th
  • Set. 9th – Sep 20th
  • Set 23rd – Oct 4th
  • Oct 7th. – Oct 18th
  • Oct. 21st. – Nov 1st
  • Nov. 4th – Nov 15th
  • Nov 18th. – Nov 29th
  • Dec. 2nd – Dec. 13th
  • Dec. 30th. – Jan 10th

How to Find Us?

Refugio Altiplano resides within a vast 1,200+ acre jungle reserve in the Loreto region of Peru, approximately 30 miles outside of Iquitos. The retreat is only accessible by boat. This location provides an ideal setting for a profound and sacred healing experience. 

Safety Protocols in Refugio Altiplano

We prioritize your safety:

  • Medical self screening – Before coming to Refugio Altiplano, you need to familiarize yourself with potential ayahuasca risks and ensure you’re not using any medication that’s unsafe in combination with ayahuasca. Learn more here: Is Ayahuasca Safe For You?
  • Working with qualified facilitators only – For participants’ safety and well-being, we only allow experienced facilitators to guide the ceremony.
  • Offering safe and supportive environment – Our retreat provides a clean and secure setting for the ceremony.
  • Offering integration support – Our facilitators offer support and guidance after the ceremony to help participants integrate their experiences.

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