About the Event

 The Wellness Festival will be held at the Higher Technological Institute of Vilcabamba. This is how you can get there googlemaps

During 2023 the main events are:

Meeting of the Original Peoples and Nationalities of Ecuador to vindicate the right and the need to preserve healthy territories as an essential axis to sustain the Sumak Kawsay (Well-being, Good Living)

Wellness Festival: the 2nd edition of the most important meeting in Vilcabamba, celebrating health and well-being.

1st Ecuadorian Well-being Congress: with the presentation of more than 50 talks, workshops, documentary films, demonstrations, and other activities.

The 2nd Vilcabamba Wellness Fest (Vilcabamba Wellness Festival) will take place on January 27, 28 and 29, 2023.

At the same time, the 1st Ecuadorian Well-being Congress will take place.

Yeah, it takes a village, right? Come be part of this town. Children under 10 years of age accompanied by an adult with a Weekend Pass enter free. There is also a children's area with activities for parents and children alike.

We will not require prior registration for workshops, talks, talks or demonstrations. There will be many workshops simultaneously and a wide variety to choose from.

IF a workshop is full, we invite you to visit another one and continue your learning experience. Single Day Workshop Passes will also be available on the day of the event. Guides with the schedules will be posted in various places on campus and days before on our website.

The registration hours at the entrance gate are:

Friday Jan 27 10a-4p

Sat Jan 28 10a-4p

Sunday Jan 29 10a-2p

About the participants

There are two cases

1. If you can present a talk/workshop/demonstration (which will be free for the public that has purchased your ticket with that additional included) and that will be part of the 1st Wellness Congress, the Wellness Fest Organization will reward you with a pass for 3 days to all the events and activities of the Festival and the Congress. In that case you must apply in the talks and workshops section.

2. If you wish to sell products or services or carry out any type of therapeutic practice in your space or in another shared space for therapists, you must apply in the vendors/exhibitors section and you will find the different price options per table and/or space.

The time to install and set up your space is THURSDAY, January 26, 2023 between 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. If you need an exception, you can set up your space on Friday the 27th between 7-8am with prior notification.

Of course. the spirit of the Vilcabamba Wellness Fest is to share the wealth of knowledge that makes this place so special and we greatly appreciate your talent.

Enter to  Applications for the Vilcabamba Wellness Fest 2023 – Wellness Fest. vilcabamba and you will be able to know the four categories of participation in the event

In cases of booking Stand with table; this includes:

1. The table according to the requested measures
2. A chair

The table linen and visual marketing material will be provided by each exhibitor.

In the case of people who have reserved space for participation, they must bring their table and chair additionally.

Yes. We have a limited amount of electrical outlets. We suggest our exhibitors who require electrical outlets also bring their own electrical extension in case their position is not as close to a fixed point of electricity.

Yes. You can place it in your assigned space without any inconvenience.

About the tickets

You can get your tickets by visiting this link:
ticket sales

REMEMBER that until January 6 we have at a reduced price the FULL PASS x 3 days to all the events of the Festival + Congress for only 20 USD

A weekend pass costs $40. (Access our promotion until January 7 of the 50% discount on the FULL PASS). Includes VIP access to the opening and closing ceremonies, full access to all workshops and presentations that will take place over the three days. 

It also allows you to enjoy the Festival space with access to artistic presentations and the Conscious Fair (local food, crafts, therapists, producers).

Weekend pass /3 days) adults (16+) ($40)

*Teens from 11 to 15 years old pay $5 with an accompanying adult with a weekend pass.

*Children 10 and under are free with an adult with a Weekend Pass.

This year we managed to deliver a certificate of attendance to the participants of the Wellness Fest from the Ministry of Education of Ecuador. If you would like one, be sure to include it with your online festival pass purchase.

Yes. A full day pass is available for $15. Visit registration to receive your pass. This pass gives access to all the events of that day and to the Community Village.

Yes. We have General Admission passes to the Festival and Community Village for $5 per day.

Yes. You can transfer your Weekend Pass if you are unable to attend. All sales are final. This year we will sponsor accommodation for members of the original peoples and nationalities of Ecuador and will donate a portion of the proceeds to a local charity of our choice.

About the Original Peoples

About Vilcabamba

The Sacred Valley of Vilcabamba is a place that we love. Learn more stories and offer of services in the Vilcabamba area at Go2Vilcabamba Y VilcaServices