Retreat in The City of the Rising Sun

October 29 – November 4, 2016

uring the seven days of this unique retreat, embrace the beauty and Mayan magic of Tulum, Mexico. Immerse yourself in a spiritually rich culture while delving deep into self-exploration with the support of a like-minded group. Daily ceremonies with shamanic elements will allow you to connect with your inner wisdom and with the spirits of the land and sea. Awaken and expand your consciousness on a nurturing and picturesque retreat. Illuminate the divine light within!

  • 7 days/ 6 nights at a beachfront oasis in Tulum, Mexico

  • Connect to the healing spirits of the ancient ruins and the sacred ocean

  • Embrace & immerse yourself in the beauty of traditional Mayan culture

  • Deepen your yoga practice & expand your intuition via shamanic techniques

  • Visit sacred sites: the Tulum ruins at sunrise & healing cenotes (fresh water pools)

  • Learn how to prepare colorful Mexican cuisine in a traditional setting

  • Understand local herbal healing techniques & experience an authentic Mayan temazcal ceremony

  • Rejuvenate at a serene beach & enjoy a luxurious spa experience

  • Experience an authentic Day-of-the-Dead Ceremony, a special day in Mexico for connecting to spirit and profound personal transformation

  • Connect and learn from guest Dona Leova, a traditional healer from the Nahuatl of Puebla, Mexico

  • And many other surprises!


n November 1st Mexicans joyfully honor the Day-of-the-Dead. It is an exuberant and blessed time where elaborate ceremonies celebrate life and ancestors. As it is believed that spirits are closer to the human realm on this day, it is also a profound time for healing and letting go of the past and re-energizing oneself for a happier and healthier future. With the guidance of guest healer Dona Leova, we will participate in an uplifting, colorful, and sacred Day-of-the-Dead event!

The Mayan Riviera is filled with magic!
Dreams can come true!

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Tulum, known as “ZAMA” in Mayan means “City of the Rising Sun” as it faces the sunrise. Beginning your day with sunshine and smiles, you will experience the balance of the fire energy of the sun with the beauty and healing energy of the ocean water. Join this transformational and exciting immersion on one of the most mesmerizing beaches in the world!


uiding you on this retreat, 500-hour certified Dharma Yoga teacher and practicing shaman, Sarah Eve Cardell fell in love with Mexico at the age of 12 when she first visited the Chichen Itza ruins. She has since returned to Mexico more than 10 times, immersing herself in the culture and cuisine. She is an avid traveler, studying as well as teaching in Central and South America, Europe, Israel, India, and Southeast Asia. She is greatly honored and excited to share this amazing journey with you!

Doña Leova

e will be joined by guest Doña Leova, a Traditional Healer from the Nahuatl Indian nation of Puebla, Mexico. Her work is based in a cosmology of healing that is known as the “Tradition of the Grandmothers”, named because one grandmother passes on the wisdom to her granddaughter. Renowned and respected for the ancestral wisdom she carries, Doña openly shares ancient rituals, healing practices and sacred prayers from her community in the Mexican forests. She was a healer of kundalini yoga master, Yogi Bhajan and cherishes yogic wisdom along with her native Mexican medicine.



his retreat will be located at Hotel Nomade Tulum beachfront resort. Tulum has a long history of Mayan ancient wisdom and sacred energy, and is now becoming a modern hub for wellness. This magical town features picturesque sunrise and sunsets, vibrant healthy cuisine, and a peaceful healing atmosphere.

The Hotel Nomade Tulum resort features the beauty of Tulum, built with natural materials and footsteps from the ocean. Wifi and gracious service staff are gifted to all!

Included in Retreat

  • 7 days/6 nights accommodation

  • Most meals with vegan & gluten-free options

  • All daily scheduled tours & workshops with transportation

    (Includes all temple visits & entrance fees, cooking class, spa treatments, & more!)
  • Yoga classes

  • Filtered water & fresh fruit

  • WiFi Internet Access

  • And many other surprises!



Pricing per person (based on room selection)

with $500 deposit by September 18, 2016

Luxury Tents

Xochiqueta- Shared Luxury Tent

  • with $500 deposit by September 18
    Regular price $2700
  • Shared eco-luxury tent with 2 Full beds, aircon and shared bathroom*

Balam- Private Luxury Tent

  • with $500 deposit by September 18
    Regular price $3100
  • Private eco-luxury tent with 1 Queen bed, aircon, and shared bathroom. Additional person $1800 ($2300 per person total)

Jungle Suites

Mayahuel - Shared Jungle Suite with Queen

  • with $500 deposit by September 18
    Regular price $2950
  • Shared Suite with Queen bed, aircon, private bathroom*

Ixchel- Shared Jungle Suite with King

  • with $500 deposit by September 18
    Regular price $3150
  • Shared Suite with King bed, aircon, private bathroom*

Ceiba- Private Jungle Suite with King

  • with $500 deposit by September 18
    Regular price $3700
  • Private Suite with 1 King bed, aircon, private bathroom. Additional person $1800 ($2600 per person total)

*Many single travelers will be joining us on this retreat. You will be paired with another fabulous traveler if you come without a roommate.

International Airfare & Travel Insurance not included.

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Thank you and I look forward to spending a magical time with you in Tulum, Mexico!