Sacred healing Mushrooms at the World’s Premiere Psilocybin Retreat…

Embark on a transformative journey with Sacred Healing Mushrooms with The Buena Vida.

Led by compassionate leaders, we prioritize your immediate and profound transformation in our female-led and ceremony-centric retreats.

With a proven track record of guiding over 800 guests since 2018 experience swift and radical shifts towards a heart-centered existence.

Seize the opportunity to dive into sacred mushroom medicine in a loving, secure container.  Limited spaces available – Secure Your Transformation Now!


Are you ready to Stop Medicating and Start Healing?

2024 Retreats

The Buena Vida Sanctuary: Joshua Tree, CA

Sacred Mushroom Church 

Long weekend, 4-Day Retreats

May 16-19, 2024

May 23-26, 2024

June 13-16, 2024

Healing Retreats

Classic, Luxurious, Beautiful

Returning Fall 2024

Small Group Retreats

Smaller Groups, More Integration

Join our email list for the latest updates here!


5-day Healing Retreat $4,200

7-day Healing Retreat $6,000

5-Day Small Group Retreat $5,500

7-Day Small Group Retreat $7,500


What will I experience?

Our sacred mushroom medicine is served in a ceremonial and sacramental setting, reminding humanity of our deep love of ritual. We will hold your hand and protect your heart while you remember your true power and live the Buena Vida!
  • Experiences of intense love and bliss
  • Releasing suppressed emotions
  • Profound forgiveness of self and others
  • Revisiting deep memories
  • Healing stuck traumas in the body
  • Feeling the support of a vulnerable community
  • Releasing destructive thoughts
  • Confronting areas of rumination and fear with confidence.
  • Learning somatic tools, daily rituals and modalities that will assist with purposeful integration.
sweet goodbyes


Viva Mexico! We host our retreats in beautiful jungle and ocean locations. Find out more about our gorgeous villas & retreat centers below.

magestic view
seating area
paradise retreat


Reviews are submitted independently on The Third Wave, Retreat Guru, and Facebook.

Success Rate

of guests reported a "strong" positive change in their mental health.

of guests reported the retreat "exceeded their initial expectations"

of guests reported saw "strong or very strong" changes to their lives

of our guests return for a 2nd retreat or recommend a friend or family member to come.

Check out our reviews, articles and thought leadership around the world


The Buena Vida Retreats do not endorse or provide illegal substances. Our retreats focus on facilitating access to trained shamans working with sacred plant medicines in a ceremonial context, adhering to local and national laws. Participants assume responsibility for their due diligence, including pharmaceutical drug contraindications. Retreat prices cover accommodations, meals, transportation, massage, session facilitation, and integration services. Payment for these services is handled electronically via Paypal. Mushroom medicine costs are not included due to legal considerations, and guests pay the shaman a fair service fee for the medicine and their time. The Buena Vida maintains a Zero-Tolerance Policy for recreational substances, with immediate expulsion for non-compliance. We prioritize safety and legal compliance in providing psilocybin-assisted retreats.

Zero-Tolerance Policy

The Buena Vida strictly prohibits recreational substances, including cannabis, ketamine, sleeping pills, non-prescription pills, or any undisclosed items. Guests, in addition to signing a waiver and undergoing a medical screening, must verbally confirm on arrival that their prescription medications remain unchanged and that they do not possess the mentioned substances. We are not equipped for active alcohol or drug addiction or eating disorders. Guests found in violation or unable to adhere to retreat protocols will be asked to leave without a refund.