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Valle de Sensaciones

El Valle de Sensaciones (the Valley of Sensations) invites to explore a new and at the same time ancient, culture.
As a laboratory it is not aiming to establish the ideal living situation for a defined group of people, but to open for new, inspiring, creative possibly challenging,... human dynamics again and again. And that way provide transforming authentic experiences to everybody who joins.

Here are the core areas of this thrilling exploration

Offering the environment for you to step into community exploration

Valle de Sensaciones is providing an Ecovillage environment without being inhabited by an established community. That way we can offer a neutral field for communal experimentation and exploration. So once you arrive the community will be also formed by YOU, together with all the other participants.

Our fertile valley feels like a home in the lap of Mother Nature, with the firmament of stars as a roof. Protected from the wind, the heat and intrusions it is a place for a group of people to find comfort. Space where the connection between people and with nature can happen easily.
Embedded in this paradise, little artistic spaces are created, which provide intimacy to its residents and support individuality with their unique character. Everything in the valley is in proximity. The place offers many hidden corners and places, each one with a different ambience. The group as well as each participant

Getting together in unique environments

Spaces where to meet, interact, share, cuddle, discuss, make music, dance,...

each with a very speccial atmoshere: organic, artistic, with the historic vibe of circus, floating in hot water, inside the round womb mother earth, or in the lush depth of the stream,...

But don't expect to find straight walls and right angles.

Living spaces embedded in nature...

Embedded in this natural paradise we created many small artistic spaces. They provide privacy to its inhabitants and they inspire individuality with their unique character. Everything in the valley is in proximity. The place offers many hidden corners and places, each one with a different ambience. The group as well as each participant can freely oscillate between community and private time.

feel, explore, get impressed,... with open senses

Open your eyes, listen to sounds, perceive lifes touch, smell its fragrance, taste its fruits, and open for the subtil fondle of the unexpected. The valley is full of sensations, provided by the water, the earth, the fire, the air, nature and all the creations with and between them. We as children in this magical playground do our best to keep creating wonderful sensaciones...

Let yourself surprise, and....surprise....

In 2000, the project was founded by Achim Burkard. With the involvement of many travelling craftsmen, artists and interested helpers, the place was created over more than a decade, always in the spirit of communal creativity and learning in action.

Lee Silitoe: "Absolutely amazing! Love it! Thank you for one of the most wonderful and magical experiences of my life! Such a special, unique, creative, safe, natural and sensual space."

Stjan: "The most life changing experience I ever had"

Isabelle: "A little paradise in nature where you can be fully yourself and surrounded by heart-centered people. Every time I come I have an unforgettable experience."