Upcoming Retreats

2023-11-09 00:00:00 – 2023-11-18 23:59:59

Journey from Fear to Freedom–Machu Picchu, Peru

This life-changing journey is for you…. If you are tired of repeating patterns that are no longer serving you. If you want to know more about who you are and why you are here. If you desire to uncover your deepest truth. If you want to identify and mov …

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2022-11-19 00:00:00 – 2022-11-27 23:59:59

Peruvian Sacred Mystical Journey led by Christina Pateros

Come… Join this Spiritual and Cultural Group Immersion into the Land, Quechua People, Food, Spiritual Practices and Healing Ways of the Andes. This is…A Pilgrimage into the Quiet. Hiking on Mountains to Sacred Sites. An Excursion in Community. Immersio …

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7 Suggestions for a Wellness Retreat in Peru

7 Suggestions for a Wellness Retreat in Peru A Wellness Retreat means something different to everyone – as it should. We all have different needs and expectations about what makes us feel well. Some of us focus on the physical: we want to eat better, s …

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Plant Medicine Handbook

Willka T’ika Ethos Willka T’ika was created to honor Quechua culture and our center is a dedication to native traditions. We deeply respect Andean culture, history and cosmology and offer authentic, ancient Incan ceremonies. We feel strongly about offe …

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Andean Healing Plants

All Roads Lead to Pachamama In contrast to much of the Western World, people of the Andes and the Amazon look first to Pachamama (Mother Earth) to resolve physical ailments. Today, Peruvians combine the ancient tradition of using healing plant medicine …

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Intern at Willka T’ika!

Have you ever imagined what it would be like to intern at a Wellness Center like Willka T’ika? Imagine waking up to the sounds of birds chirping in lush gardens; Yoga and meditation practice whenever you feel inspired; Organic farm-to-table vegetarian …

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Ayahuasca in the Andes?

More travelers than ever are asking about plant medicine, specifically ayahuasca. Before we can offer any recommendations, we wanted to share a few important considerations that we have learned over the last 20 years of hosting retreats in Peru.

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Virtual Education in the Andes

The Willka T’ika Children’s Fund (WTCF) supports local (virtual) education at Paru Paru Primary School in the mountains above P’isaq.

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Andean Lore & the Lucuma Tree

In Inkan lore, the Lucuma tree encompasses the three worlds of ancient Andean cosmology. The trunk represents kaypacha, the world of humans, plants and animals, a place of action and interaction, of cause and effect that shapes our lives. The roots rep …

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Special Yogis: Diets and Drive

The largest group to come to Willka T’ika  in the last few years was a group of yoga teachers who traveled from around the world to participate in a special yoga training course sponsored by the world-famous teacher, Tiffany Cruikshank. There were 65 t …

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