Catalina is located in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, just outside the artisan village of Pisac, Peru. It's about a 20 min walk to town or a maximum S/5.00- $1.47 taxi ride.
Catalina is 45 min from the Cusco airport and 1 ½ hour from the train station in Ollantaytambo.
We are nicely situated between both male and female mountain energy. We sit at the base of Apu Linley and across Apu Nuesta. Also, we are aligned along the sacred Wilcamayo (now known as Vilcanota River) which flows in front of Catalina. We are truly at a place to explore and receive all the energy and blessings that Pachamama has to offer.
Catalina is a private center designed for retreats created and delivered by Maestro Daniel Gutierrez with other private groups from around the world. Our center is a place dedicated to profound transmutation, contemplation, and reflection. We offer accommodation for up to 30 people in private rooms with ensuite bathrooms. We have a standalone reception area with a fireplace, a restaurant, Chapel, massage therapy space, yoga shala and corporate center.
The Andes have two seasons: wet and dry. It rarely rains between April to November. This period also comprises of endless sunshine and offer an even better view of the rugged mountain peaks against a bright blue sky. During the middle of December to March, showers and temperatures can drop when the sun disappears behind the clouds, and as you reach higher altitudes. The only month that is not advisable for travel to Catalina is February due to heavy rains. Catalina is closed during the whole month of February.
Peru is a unique South American country with a diverse and vibrant living spiritual tradition. It is a bio energetic center of great magnetic power which possesses a powerful healing effect and provides the visitor strength of mind. Supernatural and spirituality are also reflected in the divine Peruvian nature. The Old Peruvians cherished a divine respect towards the mountains, water and earth. The people of this land are generous and open in the sharing of their spiritual knowledge, experience and connection.Join others on a spiritual journey that offers you the opportunity to step out of your world and experience a land where you will have the opportunity to delve into the mystery of who you are and return to your world a changed person.The tour includes ceremonies with shamans who are believed to be the last direct decedents of the Inca and are “wisdom keepers” of Incan cosmology. Participate in the life changing healing ceremonies with shamans who work with sacred plant medicines, which support you to delve into the mystery of who you are. You will also have the opportunity to experience ceremonies in ancient power places connecting, to the energy and gifts these places hold for us and the planet.