Embodied Alchemy – Women’s Dance Movement Therapy & Elemental Ritual Retreat – 3 Days in Sacred Valley of Peru, Movement, Ceremony, Sisterhood

Reclaim your truth through embodied wisdom and soul expression

Liz at the top of Huychu Qosco, Sacred Valley Peru

Very excited to be hosting my 3rd retreat in the Sacred Valley of Peru!

Welcome to the Embodied Alchemy Retreat!

Step into a realm of transformation where mind, body, and spirit unite through the power of dance movement therapy and elemental rituals. Our retreat, nestled in the serene beauty of the Sacred Valley in Cusco, Peru, offers a profound journey of self-discovery and renewal. Join us for an immersive experience as we delve into the elements—earth, water, air, fire, and ether—to unlock our embodied wisdom, reclaim personal power, and cultivate deep connection with ourselves and the world around us. Join this 3 day retreat if you are ready to embrace the alchemy of transformation and embark on a path of embodied healing and spiritual growth.

Highlights of the retreat

Daily: Somatic & Dance Movement Therapy Practices, Expressive Arts, Creative Writing, Nature Hikes, Ceremonies & Rituals, Organic Vegetarian and vegan meals.


This retreat is for you if you are:

Ready to gain a deeper connection to the wisdom of your body and though ceremony and movement.

Ready to show up authentically with all of who you are and build a relationship of trust, acceptance, nourishment and love with yourself through embodied awareness.

Want to share sacred space with other women who are on are also on a path of transformation.

You love to dance OR are curious about how free formed movement and dance movement therapy can be a tool for transformation.

Want to learn new skills for yourself or to guide your own clients through that brings for a deeper sense of embodied connection

You want to take sometime out of your daily life, to reconnect to the sacred through embodied wisdom.

Small group setting maximum of 10 women around our circle.

If you are looking for an individualized retreat email me direct, liz@lizdiaz


Sillacancha, Calca, Sacred Valley, Cusco Peru 

Kawsay Tika – Centro de Luz – “Center of Light” Ecolodge 

This eco-friendly center, is run by a beautiful Peruvian and Swiss family, who live on the property with their two children, grandfather, 2 dogs, and cat (the animals are not inside the bedrooms or temple space). What I love about this space is their ceremonial dome, the surroundings are warm and welcoming, and the coolest thing is that they have a large greenhouse where grow the majority of their own food. 

The center is about 1hr and 30mins from Cusco City and about 2hrs and 15mins from Machu Picchu. Airport transfers can be coordinated for you, cost is $40 usd one way (not included in your retreat) please let me know your arrival date, time and flight number. 

Please note there is no wifi at the center.

Your Guide 

Liz Diaz is a first generation Canadian to Peruvian parents, she is a counsellor, reiki master, yoga teacher, dance movement therapy practitioner, and ritual space holder. She has been working with Women in the field of wellness since 2010 in Toronto, Canada and since 2020 has lived full time in the Sacred Valley of Peru . 

Upcoming Dates

July – 5th-7th

November 8th-10th

March, July & November 2025

Traveling to Peru

Please note for anyone traveling to Peru, it is highly recommended that you have travellers health insurance.


Email liz@lizdiaz.ca or Book a call with me here https://calendly.com/lizdiaz/30min