Explore ancient temples in the hills above Cusco.
Saqsaywaman, the puma head of the Incan empire is a site of incredible monoliths and mysterious tunnels. That afternoon, the Pacos will lead us in a Despacho Ceremony, an offering to Pachamama, which will officially open the space and set our intentions for our journey in these sacred mountains. Lodging in Cusco.
when paid in full by July 7th
when paid in full by July 7th
when paid in full by July 7th
Take a pilgrimage of a life time where you will experience the most powerful sacred sites, temples, portals and archaeological secrets that South America has to offer.
Be guided by local Andean Pacos, also known as medicine men or shamans, who work with unconditional love and divine masculine energy.
Experience the profound yet gentle heart opening of the Grandfather medicine, Wachuma (also known as San Pedro), where the veils between the worlds will disappear.
Wachuma has been used for more than 3,000 years in Peru, and is a medicine of the heart that connects us deeply to ourselves, each other and pachamama, removing the ego and giving us the direct experience of no separation, and a deeply profound heart-opening that will assist in seeing through veils of illusion.
Jaime will be guiding you through a deep transformational journey of your inner wilderness, while the Pacos will guide us through the mountains, offering teachings on the Andean way of life and cosmology.
“There is a great longing within each of us. We long to discover the secrets and mysteries of our individual lives, to find our unique way of belonging to this world, to recover the never-before- seen treasure we were born to bring to our communities. To carry this treasure to others is half of our spiritual longing. The other half is to experience our oneness with the universe, with all of creation.”
Bill Plotkin - Soulcraft
Day 1 – 7th August | Cusco
Bienvenidos! Welcome to Cusco. Your adventure begins with a welcome meeting and opening circle at 2 pm. Enjoy a welcome dinner and introduction to Jaime and the medicine men guiding you on this epic pilgrimage. Transfers from the airport or your hotel can be arranged to the group hotel. Lodging in Cusco.
Day 2 – 8th August | Sacsayhuaman | Temple of the Moon
Explore ancient temples in the hills above Cusco. Saqsaywaman, the puma head of the Incan empire is a site of incredible monoliths and mysterious tunnels. That afternoon, the Pacoswill lead us in a DespachoCeremony, an oﬀering to Pachamama, which will oﬃcially open the space and set our intentions for our journey in these sacred mountains. Lodging in Cusco.
Day 3 – 9th August | Quillarumiyoq (Wachuma Ceremony)
Quillarumiyoq, Temple of the Moon, is an ancient temple dedicated to the divine feminine. Home to a mystical stone altar, this ceremonial site is surrounded by numerous caves and altars. Experience a deeply profound connection to the divine feminine and the extraterrestrial beings who are the guardians of this site. Lodging in Chinchero.
Day 4 –10th August | Ollantaytambo
Morning coca circle of sharing and integration before we head to the picturesque town of Ollantaytambo, the living Inca village. Enjoy free time to explore the cobblestone streets, ancient buildings and ruins. Sit in the square and enjoy the view of Tunupa, the great cosmic farmer carved into the side of the mountain, or climb the slopes and explore the mysteries of the ruins. Lodging in Ollantaytambo.
Day 5 – 11th August | Puma Marca (Wachuma Ceremony)
Nestled in the mountains above Ollantaytamboare the ruins of Puma Marca, known as “the place where the Puma embraces you”. Feel the presence and energy of masters who dedicated their lives to service, and continue to help those who set foot on this sacred land. Be prepared to experience deep healing and receive inﬁnite blessings from these all loving spirits. Lodging in Ollantaytambo.
Day 6 – 12th August | Apu Veronica (Wachuma Ceremony)
Experience the wild power and untamed beauty of ApuVeronica. A place to surrender into the elements and allow the vastness of nature to consume you as we relax by the river and commune with the mountain spirits. Lodging in Ollantaytambo.
Day 7 – 13th August | Free day
Enjoy a sleep in and the morning of integration. Have a massage or explore the streets of the magical town of Ollantaytambo. After lunch, the group will meet for a sharing and integration circle. Lodging in Ollantaytambo.
Day 8 – 14th August | Machu Picchu (Wachuma Ceremony)
Early morning train to Machu Picchu, the Crystal City. Our Pacoswill guide us through the most sacred parts of this temple city. Enjoy an afternoon of exploration at your own leisure, visit the Sun Gate, the Inca Bridge, and discover the many mysteries Machu Picchu has to oﬀer. Lodging in Aguas Calientes.
Day 9 – 15th August | Pachar (Wachuma Ceremony)
Take the morning train back to Ollantaytambo. From here we will drive to Pacharto visit the most powerful inter-dimensional portal on this planet. Receive messages and healing for beings that can travel through the dimensions. Lodging in Ollantaytambo.
Day 10 – 16th August | Temazcal
Sweat it out and face your fears in a traditional Mayan Temazcal. A full day of yoga and puriﬁcation. Lodging in Pisac.
Day 11 – 17th August | Free day
Enjoy a sleep in and the morning of integration. Have a massage or explore the streets of the magical town of Pisac. Visit the Pisacruins or CochawasiAnimal Sanctuary to connect with the Puma and Condor. Lodging in Pisac.
Day 12 – 18th August | Muyuwiqsa (Wachuma Ceremony)
Take an early morning drive to the native highland communities where we will reach ApuMuyuwiqsa. This is a sacred mountain covered in vortexes, portals, and divine creative forces. A late afternoon traditional lunch with a beautiful family in the Chaihautiricommunity. After dinner, view the incredible handmade Andean alpaca weavings this community is famous for. Lodging in Pisac.
Day 13 – 19th August | Pisac to Ausangate
Today we begin our journey to visit the “Great Chief” of the Cusco Valley, ApuAusangate. Arriving at the community of Pachaqantanear the base of the Ausangateglacier, we will have time to relax in the natural hot springs before having a home-cooked meal prepared by the family hosting us in their simple homestay. After dinner, we will take part in a DespachoCeremony to prepare us for honoring the “Maestro” and giving our thanks for our time there. Lodging in Ausangate Homestay.
Day 14 – 20th August | Ausangate (Wachuma Ceremony)
After breakfast, begin a spectacular trek to the glacial lakes of Ausangate. Arriving around midday at Laguna Otorongo, meaning Jaguar Lake, you will be given the karpayritual of initiation. Shamans have been coming to this lake in pilgrimage for their initiation for millennia. Upon returning to the village in the evening we will enjoy some time in the hot springs and a farewell meal for those that are ending their journey here. Lodging in Ausangate Homestay.
PART 2 (option to continue the pilgrimage and head to Lake Titicaca to further explore the Pre-Inkantemples and sacred sites, or to complete the journey and head back to Cusco.)
Day 15 – 21st August | Ausangate to Puno
Early morning departure to the town of Pukara. Free time in the afternoon to explore the museum hosting stone carvings and artifacts that show the cosmovision in the Incan Empire adopted. We will continue our journey to the city of Puno that sits on the shore of Lake Titicaca. Lodging in Puno.
Day 16 – 22nd August | Kutimpuy (Wachuma Ceremony)
Enjoy the morning drive across the mountain plains scattered with ﬂat mesa top “islands” in the barren highlands southwest of Lake Titicaca. Also known as the Temple Of The Return To Your Origin, Kutimpuyis a site that transcends space and time. Lodging in Puno.
Day 17 – 23rd August | Aramu Muru (Wachuma Ceremony)
Today we will visit the temple of AramuMuru, a sacred doorway carved into a solid rock mountain. It is believed to be the place where the Andean deity Wiroqochadeparted this world, making it an inter-dimensional portal. Lodging in Puno.
Day 18 – 24th August | Free day
Enjoy a sleep in and a morning of integration. Option to visit the Urcosﬂoatngislands and temple of fertility. Sharing and integration circle in the afternoon. Lodging in Puno.
Day 19 – 25th August | Puno to Amantani Island
Early morning departure to Juliacawhere we will catch a boat to AmantaniIsland. Arrive at Amantaniin the afternoon and settle in with the local family hosting us. Enjoy a home-cooked meal and stunning sunset over the lake. Lodging in AmantaniHomestay.
Day 20 – 26th August | Amantani Island (Wachuma Ceremony)
Today we explore the powerful island of Amantaniwhere we’ll visit the temples of Pachamama and Pachatata, the Mother and Father of the Cosmos. Today is the last ceremony for our time together. We will spend the day reviewing our lessons gathered along the journey. Lodging in AmantaniHomestay.
Day 21 – 27th August | Amantani Island to Cusco
Today we will make the journey back to Cusco in the comfort of our private bus. In the evening we will have our last sharing and integration circle then farewell dinner and celebration. Lodging in Cusco.