Nestled under the watchful eye of its mythical mountain protector Mandango, lies world famous Vilcabamba. Located just 45 minutes outside of Loja, with its idyllic climate, stunning natural beauty and mix of pueblo culture and global influence, Vilcabamba offers one of the most unique experiences in the world.
Dubbed The Valley of Longevity or Sacred Valley due to the extended life expectancy claimed by locals, its famous water, and mineral rich soil, Vilcabamba is one of the most popular destinations in Ecuador.
Altitude: 1,525 m (5,000 ft.)
Average high: 25º C (77º F)
Distance to Loja: 42 km (26 mi) - 45 minutes
Distance to the airport: 77 km (48 mi) – 1.5 hours
Average annual precipitation: 912 mm
Coordinates: 4º 15’ 39” S 79º 13’ 21’’ W
Home to a large, international, English speaking community, Vilcabamba offers a plethora of high quality cuisine, organic food choices, artisan products, and lodging options. Perhaps the most interesting aspect of Vilcabamba is its people. Vilcabamba is home to a highly conscious community. Various types of healers and energy workers from all over the world have settled there. In Vilcabamba, it is not unusual to hear casual conversations covering topics such as; the nature of reality, frequencies, free energy, weather manipulation, the dangers of GMO’s or vaccines, and a host related topics.
Properties in Vilcabamba
Houses in Vilcabamba
amazing home in san joaquin
Located in the beautiful, tranquil, gated community of Hacienda San Joaquin, sits a lovely 2br/1ba
great property in vilcabamba: Located just over a 5-minute drive from in a quiet, secluded community, sits 5000m2 (1.2 acre) of land completely separated into two independent houses.Read More>
Beautiful, Health-Minded Home
This holistically-built three-bedroom, two-bathroom home in a great location is ready for you to start living your dreams!
Custom Chalet-Style Home
Nestled on 3 hectares (7.4 acres) on a hillside in a gated community is this cozy chalet-style mountain home with custom high-end finishes!
5-Bedroom Home Walking Distance to Town
This two-story home has five bedrooms, three bathrooms, and is about a 5-minute walk to Vilcabamba. Read More >
Land in Vilcabamba
Beautiful 87 Hectare Finca
Mutliple springs on the property, native forest, a plethora of orchids, amazing birdlife, pure air, rich soil, amazing views everywhere.
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Sublime Location & Usable Land
Surrounded by neighboring orchards and mountains is this lovely 3675 square meters (0.9 acre) piece of landpiece of land.
Waterfall, Spring Water, & Houses on 42 Hectares
This property has an abundance of water, a waterfall, lovely nature and is near Podocarpus National Park.
Buildable Vista Land
Situated above town is this lovely 8,425-square-meter (2-acre) piece of land perfect for building!
6 Hectares of Untouched Pristine Land
Near the Podocarpus National Park sit these 6 pristine hectares (15 acres) of semi-flat land with abundant views and tranquility.
Flat Land Ideal for Building 7 minutes from Vilcabamba
Just over a hectare (2.47 acres), has irrigation canal water, mature fruit trees, great views!