El Purguero is an ayahuasca healing center owned and operated by the 'Gringo Shaman' Ron Wheelock. It is situated in the Amazon Jungle along the Nauta-Iquitos Highway 23km from the jungle city of Iquitos in Perú.Learn More
El Purguero offers comprehensive 12-day workshops centering on
healing, enlightenment and transformation.
The 'Gringo Shaman' Ron Wheelock spent his shamanic career focusing on
offering participants a holistic experience unmatched anywhere else in the Amazon.
More of a workshop than a retreat, 'Gringo Shaman' Ron Wheelock believes it is important for the seeker to be engaged in every aspect of the Ayahuasca process, from cultivating and harvesting to cooking and blessing the plants. DOWNLOAD PDF
Linked to the outside world only by air and water, Iquitos is the largest city in the world that cannot be reached by road. Here is some useful information that will prepare you for your journey to El Purguero. DOWNLOAD PDF
Ayahuasca is a visionary plant and a tool which, if used properly, can catalyze personal growth and transformation. Still, the decision to take Ayahuasca should be based on a clear understanding of any potential risks. DOWNLOAD PDF
General insights and knowledge regarding all aspects of El Purguero and your trip to the Amazon. Please feel free to contact us using the form below or reach out on social media if your questions are not answered here. DOWNLOAD PDF
Don Ron studied under world renowned teachers and has been an Ayahuasquero for two decades. His medicine works and his ceremonies are powerful. Learn why the 'Gringo Shaman' of the Amazon has received international acclaim.Find Out More