Babongo Bwete Miobe Iboga Ceremony GHINEO A NZIAMBE (God's Mirror)



Price Starting at $2500


Savegre, Provincia de Puntarenas, 60504

Costa Rica




Details and More

Type of Event Inperson
Itinerary / Program Information


Our retreat program is based on the traditional practices of the Babongo People who are the originators of the BWETE Spiritual practice. We have been trained by King Adumangana in the traditional village Mboka A Nzambe. Our ceremonies are different because we present other traditional rituals that will provide the Nganga with more information on your psyche which assist your healing process.

- Monday - ​Transport provided to Retreat Centre. Meet and Greet, Cleansing rituals, First Iboga Ceremony in the night.
- Tuesday - Processing Day
- Wednesday - Second Ceremony night
- Thursday - Processing Day
- Friday - Return transport to Airport/Hotel​​​

Venue & Amenities

We are located high in the hills above the authentic Tico village of Portalón. We have the best of all worlds here - quiet and secluded, set amongst old growth tropical rain forest. close to Matapalo beach, the beautiful Portalón river, and the Hills of Portalón Wildlife Sanctuary, We are located only 15 minutes from the community of Dominical and 30 minutes to Manuel Antonio National Park, Quepos.

Our ceremonies are conducted on our large temple/deck so you are outside and connected to nature.

What's Included

- 2 traditional Bwete Miobe Iboga Ghieno A Nziambe Ceremonies
- Miobe Cleansing Rituals using plants from the forest of Gabon
- Optional spoons of Iboga between ceremonies for those who wish it (no additional charge). This increases the spiritual connection that Iboga offers and it is how it is given, on a daily basis, in Mboka A Nzambe.
- 5 days, 4 nights accommodation at Ikara Retreat Centre
- All guests will have their own private room with ensuite (toilet and sink) immersed in the jungle. Our rooms have two twin beds, so if you are attending with a friend/family/partner, you can choose to share a room at a discounted rate of $2250USD.
- Our Ngangas acts as the bridge between the spiritual and physical and provides integrative support during your stay
- We provide care 24 hours a day care & are on call to assist at anytime
- Vegetarian meals prepared with local, organic ingredients that are ethically obtained from within the southern pacific zone. - We can cater for any additional dietary needs.
- Airport/hotel pickup service will be available on the first and last days of the retreat.
- Continued integration support after you leave at no additional charge
- We are protectors of ancestral knowledge, tradition and rituals. We work under the Ebota A Manghana NGO (Not for profit) and proceeds from each retreat go directly back to the traditional village Mboka A Nzambe as well as the 7 other Babongo villages they support in Dibois., Gabon. When you come to us, your money goes directly back to the originators of the Bwete Spirituality. There is no other retreat centre that offer this..

How to Get There

Details will be provided upon registration but guests will fly into San Jose and we provide private transport from there to our centre

Additional Information

This is not a promotional business through our association. This is our service to our spiritual teachers, brothers and sisters in an effort to maintain ethical practice and adapted forms of Iboga to the western mind whilst supporting its origin and source.

Meal Types
  • Dairy Free
  • Gluten Free
  • Nut Free
  • Organic
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian

Retreat Topics

Faith Based & Spiritual
  • Spiritual



Phone +50689837678


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