Loja is the capitol of the province of Loja. It is situated in the very south of Ecuador, about 150km away from the border to Peru.
Loja holds a rich tradition in the arts, and for this reason is known as the Music Capital of Ecuador. The city is home to two major universities.
Vilcabamba is a village in the southern region of Ecuador, in the Loja province, about 45 km from the city of Loja.
Located in a historical and scenic valley, it is a common destination fo…