Tambo Ilusión is a natural reserve located in the Peruvian Amazon rainforest. It is a beautiful property of 14 hectares (34.6 acres) recognized by the Ministry of Environment of Peru as a private conservation area (ACP). The objects of conservation are its gorgeous natural spring, the forest and the ecosystem that has developed around the spring and creek.
As seen in National Geographic Traveler magazine, Tambo Ilusión is also an award-winning wellness retreat center which offers alternative and personalized retreat programs. Tambo Ilusión also hosts retreat leaders and their groups. This rustic and quaint retreat center was created by Johanne and Armando, a Canadian/Peruvian couple.
Due to its geographical conditions, Tambo Ilusión is a natural haven for the flora and fauna. It offers an ideal environment for nature lovers and travelers looking for something off-the-beaten path while being easily accessible. Situated only 15 minutes away from Tarapoto airport and the center of town yet one is fully immersed in nature on the property.
We offer several alternative programs such as different wellness retreats (yoga, detox, SUP yoga, initiation to Reiki, vegetarian cooking retreats and our programs “Viva la Conservación” that provide an ideal opportunity to live an experiential vacation experience, to interact directly with nature walking in the woods, swimming in the lagoon, breathing fresh air, witnessing gorgeous sunsets and starry skies while having plenty of free time to rest, relax and renew.
In addition, we offer an intimate experience, hospitality, delicious vegetarian food, low exposure to electromagnetic fields, a stunning fresh water lagoon, a gorgeous yoga room, a magical setting and much more.
In staying with us a few days, not only will you have a nourishing vacation and a memorable experience but you will also be supporting the conservation of nature in this beautiful corner of the world.
Tambo Ilusión is a place and a forest worth discovering, caring for and enriching. Come enjoy a nurturing transformational retreat experience and the wonders of nature in this beautiful protected area.