This small town is surrounded by stunning mountains. It has a very pleasant and tranquil atmosfere. This makes it popular with foreigners who have decided to stay there and open up good restaurants and small hotels, which offer tours like horseriding.

It is set in the famous “Valley of Longevity” and people are supposed to get more than 100 years old. Vilcabamba is nice for relaxing (especially for people travelling the long and bumpy road from Peru) and a lot of places offer massages and other health treatments,

Gringo Trail in Ecuador: Vilcabmaba