Sedona Tours and Nature Experiences
amid red landscape temples, "vortex",
prehistoric sites and qualities that
have made this a place of inspiration
for thousands of years in a personalized way that connects you with
the energies and essence of these special places and the surrounding region.
Hear legends and world views--both ancient and metaphysical--you
decide your truth of this mythological
place! Also, geology,
natural and human history, archaeology with your guide who is native to Arizona with a depth of spirit of place insights to share.
Tours & Earth Connection index
Explorer and Sedona Sacred Vortex Tours
(can combine with Mystical Nature Shamanic Journey Seminar)
• Earth & Sky Speaks to
Us Seminar in Nature
• Sunset & Starlight Nature with Sacred Solo Circle experience
• Spirit of Sedona Circle, 1.5 hours: stories, energies, insights, ancestors, regional perspective
photo by Tom White
Conscious Evolution - Modern Day Mystic - Ceremony
Modern Day Mystic - Direct Experience with the Sentient Universe with timeless pathways of the soul known as "shamanism" updated for today's world and mentored in the context of working with nature, dreams and ceremony. These direct experiences of expanded reality and helper spirits shift perceptions and create new neural pathways. New insights flow in that support conscious re-creation of your life in a frequency more aligned with your soul.
(please see blog articles:
Shamanic Journey, Nature Mystic, Attention, Ceremony, Vision Quest, Indigenous Soul, Stars)
Develop an intimate, attentive relationship to Nature and her energies, beings, intelligence and the signs that flow to us to deepen confidence & awareness, release stress, invoke joy.
Ceremony--work with intention, guidance, cosmic energies, sacred space to create positive change.
Conscious evolution insight tools that enhance shamanic & nature practices such as lucid dreaming, tracking and clearing embedded energies/patterns, meditation, listening to the inherent wisdom of our body.
Mindfulness--here-now clear-eyed Presence with Self as your point of power and freedom.
Mystic Insight Sessions, Nature Connection, and Retreats in Sedona area
• Shaman-Seer Experiential Sessions
Nature Shamanic Journey (can combine with Vortex
New: 4 or 6 hour programs at a beautiful private site on Oak Creek with ceremonial structures:
a flowing time with mystic insight, nature connection, ceremony
• Be Your Own Shaman-Healer Retreats, 4-5 days (scheduled at dates that work for you)
2 -3 day Mini-Retreat Options:
2A. Opening to Mystic Seeing and Earth-Spirit Awareness
2B. Core Skills: Shamanic Journey & Nature Connection
2C. Aligning With Greater Self Shamanic Practice
• Sedona Vision Quest Retreats, 7 or 8 day program with one (or more) night(s) out solo on your own--this is an extended version of the 4 day Being My Own Shaman-Seer Retreat.
• Mystic Vision Weekend for those who do not have time to commit to a full week vision quest program: develop some core skills as you give yourself an energetic break from your busy world and let some fresh insights flow in.
• special retreat programs/circles can be arranged on Hopi and Navajo lands as an extension of Sedona area earth-spirit insight work.
• Circle of Power Shamanic Drum Healing Ceremony & Teaching
• Full Moon Mystic Insights & Ceremony
• Ceremony created for you to honor your intention/rite of passage/special day
• Seasonal Events Index--solstice & equinox, holidays
• Celestial Events--full moon, new moon, meteors, eclipse
• Scheduled 2014 Retreats (others can be created at any time of year)
Please subscribe to our newsletter so you will know about these special programs or I can create one for your group of 4 or more.
Native American Cultures; sacred, archaeological & historical sites; Colorado Plateau region canyonsoverview
Colorado Plateau is
a compelling, primordial region
with the largest concentration of national monuments, parks
and spectacular canyon and mesa landscapes anywhere. The land
is alive with stories of Hopi, Navajo, Apache, Zuni, & other
Native peoples still living on their ancestral homelands. Explore
prehistoric pueblo cliff dwellings, rock art.
Guided personalized group tour or independent traveler program that begins with in depth seminar in Sedona with Sandra Cosentino who has decades of experience with the lands, peoples and cultures of the region.
Grand Canyon - Sacred Peaks Tour
• 1 day journey, authentic, personalized
(independent traveler option also available that begins with a Sedona area seminar)
Hopi and Navajo Lands & Peoples
• 1- 4 day seminar/journeys.
Authentic, respectful, personalized experiences of the
2 most traditional cultures in North America. We visit
villages, homes, enjoy traditional food, see seasonal
activities, hear the stories, share special circles,
arts demonstrations, special circles.
Native Infusion Earth-Spirit Retreat Journeys
Hopi and Canyon de Chelly, Grand Canyon with blessing and campfire circles, Navajo fire ceremony, starlight jeep ride in the Canyon de Chelly, Hopi and Navajo
hosts. Created for groups of 4 or more or independent traveler program arranged that begins in Sedona seminar with Sandra Cosentino based on a life time of experience.
Southwest Ancient Cultures Journeys
• to Hopi, Navajo, Zuni Pueblos, trading
posts behind the scenes--each has special fairs, seasonal
activities and personal
interactions with warm Native American hosts arranged for groups of 4 or more.
, has been offering quality experiences of the Southwest since 1991. Prior to that she was a school teacher, natural resource manager, forest service fire look-out, land developer and conservationist; also worked professionally for and with Native American groups. She creates customized experiences for individuals, colleges, universities, families, businesses, international and domestic groups and visitors from around the world. This includes: nature-cultural and earth-spirit personal growth seminars/tours. Her circle of heartful, knowledgeable guides and teachers include traditional Native Americans living on their homelands and other talented professional guides, resource people, and holistic practitioners.
||A native of this land from an Arizona pioneer family, Sandra draws on a lifetime's experience of exploring the Southwest, listening to and being inspired by Nature and drawing from friendship and respect with indigenous Peoples. Sensuous red canyons, jagged volcanic mountains and buttes of the Colorado Plateau, Alaska wilderness and the Andes are part of Sandra's inner landscape. She resonates with the vibrant energies of a land alive with stories, sun and rocks that speak to us and renew life. Her informed passion, knowledge of the land and peoples, mystical understandings, intuition and warm welcome create a bridge for you to enter these worlds.
Our ecotour policy:
Crossing Worlds Journeys creates a rich sense of place with authentic, personalized cultural and nature experiences that respect the Native and local peoples and the land from which they spring. We explore in depth the cultures, human history and natural history of the region. We bring together circles of people so the inherent dignity and wisdom of all are honored, bringing understanding and economic benefits to the local peoples. Our non-profit branch does service projects in Hopi lands. We share our love of the earth with our guests, teach principles of minimizing impact to the land, recommend organic and local foods as a key to good health, and support local stewardship groups.
Operating under permit to:
• Coconino National Forest
(see articles on low impact enjoyment of our Red Rock Ranger District)
• Hopi Tribe
member of :
• Sedona Chamber of Commerce
• Verde Valley Archaeology Center
• Astronomers of Verde Valley
• Grand Canyon Association
Reservation and Cancel policy: deposits are required for Sedona Tours which are refundable less a $25 pp office fee with 2 weeks prior notice by email or writing; non-refundable with less than 2 weeks prior notice. Final payments due at beginning of tour in cash.
Retreats, special ceremonies and cultural tours are paid in full 35 days in advance (non-refundable with less than 35 days notice); deposits are required which are refundable less 50% office/planning/coordination fee with 60 days prior notice; non-refundable after that.
Meeting place info and my cell phone contact is given at time of registration. Please note: I do not send or accept text messages and do not have the cell phone on full time when in the office or when I am busy with clients. I ask guests to give me their cell phone contact and hotel phone contact in case of last minute need to communicate any changes.
Wheel Wisdom-Guided Journeys
non-profit service arm of Crossing Worlds: a bridge for cross-cultural learning from ancient wisdom
of Mother Earth and earth-based cultures. We facilitate
special projects on Hopi lands in support
of cultural continuance.
We invite you to join in our Hopi Projects providing food, clothing and gifts to familes and supporting Hopi pre-schoolers and cross-cultural events in Sedona area!
See Hopi project video
Ancient Ways Co-Exist With Today
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