Nevada City, California: A little town, big on attracting new age travelers from across the world. At one time a gold mining town, today Nevada City is known for farming, Yoga, and the Yuba River. There are some great locations worth exploring near the Sierra Nevada foothills along the banks of the Yuba. In the summer months, the Yuba is a great place for a swim along its several hidden beaches.
Expanding Light Retreat Center: One of the world’s most respected locations for beauty, peace, yoga, and meditation. Enjoy learning Thai Massage in this ideal setting for rejuvenation and personal growth. Set in 700 acres of rolling landscape of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the retreat center is ideal for long nature walks and contemplation.
Enjoy delicious organic veg meals made from ingredients grown at the center with free daily yoga and meditation classes (for residents students only) in addition to the Thai massage instruction.
Getting there and Away
Closest Airport: Sacramento
Train Station and Service: Amtrak to Auburn (ARN) about 25 miles from Nevada City
Bus: AMTRAK till Auburn (about 25 miles from Nevada City)
Uber Availability: From Auburn
Prices are quoted for each level unless stated otherwise
Non-resident students check-in on the afternoon of Day 1 and check-out on the morning of the last day. If you wish to come in a day earlier or leave a day later then please let us know.
Standard Shared: Includes food, stay, daily Yoga, and Meditation does NOT include course fee @ $110/night
Standard Private: Includes food, stay, daily Yoga, and Meditation does NOT include course fee @ $155/night.
RV/ Tenting: Available at $75/ per day including food. Please write to us for more information on this option.
Food: Organic Veg