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Jungle Survival 8 Days / 7 Nights $2500

Difficulty Rating

Level 2

LOCATION

Peru

Duration

8 Days / 7 Nights

COURSES OPEN FOR BOOKING NOW!

TRAINING CAN BE BOOKED FOR ANY DATES! SOLO Bookings available, no extra cost!

  • Scheduling available year round. Call and book a solo trip or small group, for any dates, all year round.
  • Solo trips available anytime, and no more than 4 people is recommended for small groups.
  • Learn to survive in one of the most extreme environments on the planet with nothing but your hands, a machete, and some wisdom from one of our most experienced jungle guides.
  • 8 days / 7 nights required for Lvl 2 instructor certification. Extra time can be added on for vacation time. Contact us for more details.
  • Family or friends can come along and they can stay in the lodge while jungle survival training is taking place. They don’t have to participate in survival training to join the trip.
  • No equipment needed at all. All equipment is provided.
  • Includes all in Amazon (all transfers, lodging, meals, private guide, excursions customized to your liking, gear such as jungle boots, wifi, entrance fees, conservation fees, port taxes, etc.).
  • Optional expenses only: cola or beer drinks, souvenirs, tips, and laundry

Contact us for questions! Call or text 417-522-8172

Course Dates:

20212022
TBATBA

YOUR PURCHASE IS VALID FOR ANY DATE IN THE NEXT 3 YEARS.

What will you learn?

Jungle Survival Shelters:
How to select site, soil and drainage aspects. What woods to use to set up framework; how to use irapay palm (Lepidocaryum tenue) fronds to rainproof

Fire Making:
Learn how to make fire in super wet conditions with limited resources. If you can make fire in the jungle, you can make it anywhere.

Water Procurement in the jungle:
Water vine identification and other primitive methods for making water safe to drink.

Gathering wild jungle foods:
Which palms are edible and what parts, edible grubs and how to cook them, how to stun fish with plant poisons, fish traps and animal snares.

Raft construction:
You’ll build your own jungle raft for navigating jungle waters.

Natural Mosquito repellents:
How to source and find ways to keep mosquitos off you.

Survival Medicine:

How to make medicine with indigenious jungle plants.

Primitive Weapons:
Fishing spears, bow making, making string, arrowshafts from bamboo and arrowheads.

ITINERARY & FAQ

Jungle Training

Day 1

(trip starts after the arrival of people on LA 2240, scheduled to arrive just past noon)

• Trip starts after arrival of people on LA 2240, scheduled to arrive just past noon
• Transfer in from airport or hotel
§ If airport: Look for our booth in the baggage area of Iquitos Airport, by the
restrooms, with our logo (head of a hoatzin bird on a diamond shape).
§ If hotel: please let us know the address for where to pick you up.
• Speedboat transfer (note–is 4 hours) up the Amazon, then the Tahuayo tributary to our lodge.
• Evening excursion

Lunch, Dinner

Day 2-3

From Tahuayo Lodge

  • Acclimation to the Amazon rainforest and getting to know your guides; your guides getting to know you. A Long hike in varzea forest; exploring flood forest and the canopy experience.
  • Learning some survival skills such as the utilitarian use of palm fronds, natural sources of insect repellant, natural medicines and some sources of food and fresh water.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4

Boat to the trailhead in terra firme forest

  • Hiking to the interior of the wilderness to establish a campsite
  • Hiking into the interior of the wilderness to establish campsite, building a shelter with plants found in the forest.
  • NOTE: We choose a site for camping where we will not disturb wildlife. Also the movements and noise we create while camping will keep wildlife at some distance. So, while this is a great adventure in the Amazon wilderness, it is not the best wildlife viewing option.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5-6

At established campsite

  • Training in the identification of plants and other material found in the forest to make a fire, capture food and find water.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7

Boat to Main Lodge

  • Morning exploration, then breaking down the campsite and returning in the afternoon by boat to the main lodge.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8

  • Morning excursion
  • Afternoon boat to Iquitos
  • Transfer to airport or hotel

Breakfast, Lunch

CONTACT US NOW! FOR MORE INFO

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Course Dates:

20212022
TBATBA

YOUR PURCHASE IS VALID FOR ANY DATE IN THE NEXT 3 YEARS.

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