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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have just returned from my third stay at Willka T'ika. I don't know how they do it; but, each visit has been even better than the previous one. The rooms are beautiful and spacious, the gardens are indescribably beautiful - full of peace and healing energy; Livio, Rozanna, Mario and all the other staff are super friendly and helpful...

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Reading, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I lead a Yoga Vacation here. Magical Journey and Willka T'ika organized all of our time in Peru and the Sacred Valley. It could not have been more perfect! We had the best guide, Silverio, who lead us through Cusco, Incan ruins, Machu Picchu, local towns, customs, culture and more all with knowledge, patience and humor! The staff at Willka...

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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

What a great rejuvenation for the body and soul at Willka T'ika!!! Explore the beautiful gardens, experience the culture of the Quechua people and relax and let the excellent staff take care of you!!! This is a trip I will not forget - the amazing food, views and hospitality. I will definitely be back! Thank you Carol and the amazing...

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California
Reviewed 6 October 2016

My trip to Peru was greatly enhanced by my stay at Willka T'ika. The staff was awesome, the food exquisite, the gardens breathtaking. The staff provided me an a special herbal tea blend that with only three sips each morning, cured my altitude sickness, resulting in a much more enjoyable vacation. I highly recommend Willka T'ika to anyone looking for...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Willka T'ika totally exceeded my expectations. It was the perfect landing spot after my 4-day trek in the Andes. The magical gardens, organic vegetarian food, amenities, and fabulous staff made my stay as close to perfect as possible. I fell in love with the owner, Carol Cumes ... such an incredible lady ... so interesting and engaging. Thank you to...

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San Mateo, California
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I kept coming across ads for Willka T'ika in Yoga Journal magazine and decided a yoga retreat there would be the perfect beginning to my 3 week adventure in Peru. Turns out it absolutely was. Not only are the rooms luxurious, the chakra gardens colorfully arranged to soothe or stimulate as needed, the food ample fresh and delicious, the staff...

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Bend, Oregon
Reviewed 21 September 2016

As a retreat leader, I very carefully select locations and authentic trip experiences to inspire and elevate my students and clients. This was my first experience was with Magical Journey and Willka Tika, and I can't wait to return. Willka Tika is a luxury retreat center with gorgeous rooms, gardens, studios, and spaces, with a superb staff and family. It...

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Danville, California
Reviewed 19 September 2016

My sister and I wanted to fully experience Machu Picchu, learn about the Inca culture, and also have a more mindful/spiritual type of retreat with some yoga and healthy food...a tough combination to fulfill but this is exactly what we got - but so much more. I want to give a review of the resort, and also of the tour...

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WillkaTika, Manager at Willka T'ika, responded to this review

So delighted to learn that you each truly had an exceptional private magical journey, and that our wonderful staff indeed exceeded your expectations and high standards. We could not be more pleased to have had the opportunity to welcome you both on this special trip of a lifetime, that you had an authentic experience of the Andean culture & spirituality,...

Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Where do I begin? There was so much amazing about this experience that I truly cannot put it all into words. It was in a perfect location to visit all of the sites near Cusco, including Macchu Picchu and Moray. The rooms were beautiful and much larger than we expected. The service was fantastic. Everyone at Willka T'ika was always...

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WillkaTika, Manager at Willka T'ika, responded to this review

On behalf of Carol and our dedicated Wilka Tika staff, we are delighted to hear from you, and we heartfully thank you for joining us! Delighted that your experience was so special, and that you felt at home, that you were comfortable and inspired.

chicago, illlinois
Reviewed 12 September 2016

If I could give Carol a 10 star review, I would. Her vision for Willka T'ika comes alive with chakra gardens and quite possibly the most beautiful grounds I have seen in all my travels. Fantastic vegetarian food, EXCELLENT service, the most attentive and friendly staff imaginable. Extremely comfortable yoga studios, spa services, hot baths under the stars, nighttime fire...

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WillkaTika, Manager at Willka T'ika, responded to this review

Carol and the entire Wilka Tika and Magical Journey staff are thrilled that you and your yoga group had such a beautiful and blessed experience for your Lucuma retreat at Wilka Tika, and are very grateful. It was indeed a joy for all of us to receive you and your guests, and to make this retreat very special, paying attention...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Willka T'ika Garden Guesthouse is a luxury retreat lodging, an exquisite B&B Inn, located in Peru's Sacred Valley between Cusco and Aguas Calentes (Machu Picchu). Ancient Inkan ruins, ceremonial sites and temples, & an abundance of cultural activities are nearby. Hikers can explore winding rivers, charming villages and high mountain meadows where llama and alpaca graze. Guest packages include organic gourmet vegetarian cuisine, Andean spa services, authentic ceremonies, & guided adventures to Inkan sites. Willka T'ika is home to the renowned Chakra Gardens, filled with exotic plants and native Andean medicinal plants, that are designed to correspond to the seven chakras of the human body. The gardens are ideal for meditation and reflection in the energies of nature. Set in the gardens are two magnificent fully-equipped, state of the art yoga studios. Willka T'ika is environmentally conscious and is professionally staffed by dedicated local Quechua. The non-profit Willka T'ika Children's Fund supports the local children of several schools in remote mountain villages, providing facilities and wonderful education. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Willka T'ika

Address: Paradero Rumichaka 2 km | Sacred Valley, Urubamba 08660, Peru
Region: Peru > Cusco Region > Sacred Valley > Urubamba
Number of rooms: 26
Also Known As:
Willka T'Ika Urubamba, Peru - Sacred Valley
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“All the rooms are beautiful - but, my favorites are the ones on the second level, looking out over the gardens.”
  • Carol giving us the Chakra Garden tour!
 of 5 bubbles 347DianeD, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Every room is wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles Roadyogi67, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Beautiful views of gardens for everywhere.”
 of 5 bubbles mousew2014, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms appeared to have amazing views. I don't know that you could actually get a "bad" room in this retreat.”
  • This is one of the views from outside our room. You are nestled in the magical, Sacred Valley.
 of 5 bubbles ace2245us, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Every room is beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles TheRev1980, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
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