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Sample pack list for your tour at El Corazon



  • a shawl to cover your shoulders during morning meditation or in ceremony
  • loose pants for jungle walks
  • long-sleeve shirt for jungle walks
  • boots for jungle walks
  • a hat
  • swimwear
  • t-shirts
  • shorts
  • sandals
  • comfortable clothing to wear during the ceremonies
  • bandana


Personal Hygiene:

  • towel
  • toothbrush
  • flavourless floss
  • biodegradable soap/shampoo
  • sun lotion
  • hair brush


Handy items:

  • flashlight + spare batteries
  • water bottle
  • notebook + pen
  • daypack
  • money belt
  • camera + spare batteries
  • yoga mat
  • bug repellent



  • books (consider leaving them behind as a contribution to our library)
  • personal art supplies
  • musical instruments
  • clothing donation for local people
  • small gifts for local kids (e.g. pencils, notebooks, toys)

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