Ayahuasca is a sacred plant brew from the Amazon rainforest. Used for centuries by indigenous communities, it’s known for its spiritual and healing properties. When consumed, it can lead to profound introspection and self-discovery. However, it demands expert guidance for safe consumption. Thus, choosing the right Ayahuasca retreat is crucial for a meaningful experience. Keep reading to know about some of the best Ayahuasca Retreats around the globe that can make your experience worth it.
Vikara is a sanctuary born from a vision of providing a space for healing, self-growth, and transformation. Nestled in the heart of an authentic Ecuadorian paradise, Vikara offers a unique blend of experiences, including an Ayahuasca retreat enveloped by the serene beauty of Olón.
Upon arrival, you’re welcomed by the warmth of the team’s open hearts and the peaceful ambiance of the surroundings. The intention behind Vikara is evident in every detail, from the carefully designed rooms to the lush trees and flowers that beautify the landscape.
Vikara offers a personalized ayahuasca retreat, which is designed for individuals seeking a personalized and private ayahuasca journey. It also offers a 9-day healing retreat with Ayahuasca. It is a transformative experience encompassing plant medicine ceremonies, yoga sessions, integration circles, and even unique offerings like a Temazcal ceremony. Your well-being is prioritized through accommodation in upscale oceanfront rooms with garden views, nourishing meals, and holistic therapies.
In the heart of the Amazon rainforest, Soltara Healing Center offers an immersive Ayahuasca therapy guided by indigenous Shipibo healers. With retreats ranging from 5 to 12 nights, participants have the opportunity to engage in multiple Ayahuasca ceremonies, 1-on-1 consultations, workshops, and yoga sessions. The center provides a safe and supportive space for deep healing, introspection, and spiritual growth. The off-grid location enhances the transformative journey, allowing participants to reconnect with nature and themselves.
Spirit Vine Retreat Center, situated in the lush Atlantic Rainforest, provides an ideal setting for spiritual awakening. The center offers both 9 and 11-day retreats, each featuring Ayahuasca ceremonies, workshops, and yoga classes. The focus on integration and self-awareness ensures that participants can process their plant medicine experiences deeply. With an alcohol-free environment and a variety of activities to support personal growth, Spirit Vine Retreat Center invites guests to connect with nature and explore their inner worlds.
Hummingbird Healing Center offers options for 9 and 12-day retreats, as well as extended stays. Led by a seasoned traditional healer with an extensive 38-year background, the Ayahuasca ceremonies at Hummingbird Healing Center are under the expert guidance of a true master. Furthermore, the center provides a safe and supportive space for personal growth and self-awareness.
What sets this retreat apart is the opportunity to engage in at least 4 Ayahuasca ceremonies, surpassing the norm of 3. The serene environment allows for complete immersion in nature, with private rooms offering ocean or forest views, en-suite bathrooms, and soothing ocean breezes. Depending on the season, additional support from a psychedelic integration therapist, yoga teacher, and astrologer is available.