This is not your typical yoga retreat.

Khali Quest: The Elemental Awakening

This is Yoga + Adventure + Meditation + Breathwork + Sound Healing + Moon & Fire Ceremony + Hiking + Ecstatic Dance + Swimming + Calisthenics + Community. (Near Asheville, North Carolina)

We Never Retreat. Khali Quests.

This isn’t about retreating or escaping life; it’s a purposeful journey designed for personal growth and renewal.
It’s about being fully engaged and ready to lead your life. 

Picture this: barefoot and laughing, loud meals shared with newfound friends, exploring the depths of your soul while letting go of all rigidity. It’s like being a kid at summer camp again, where responsibilities are out the window, and all you have to do is embrace the present moment.

Marion, North Carolina

September 9 – 14, 2024

Just outside of Marion, NC this spacious property is nestled on 200 acres of lush land overlooking rolling mountains and a lake. It’s the perfect space to immerse yourself in nature, reflect, and rejuvenate.

Arrival: Monday, September 9th at 3pm | Departure: Saturday, September 14th at 12pm

What’s Included:

🕉 Daily Yoga & Meditation

🪘Sound Healing

🔥 Fire Ceremony

📝 Guided Journaling

🍱 Daily Meals

💨 Breathwork

🌲 Hiking

🧊 Cold Plunge

🏊‍♀️ Swimming

🪩 Ecstatic Dance

🌕 Moon Ceremony

🌌 Lecture & Discussion

💪 Movement & Calisthenics

👥 Lasting Connections

📓 Pre & Post Quest Workbooks 

6 Days of Transformation, Self-discovery, and Connection: Embark on an in-depth exploration of your soul, purpose and path. This immersive experience is designed to empower you with renewed clarity, guiding you towards a life of authenticity and inner freedom. Each day is thoughtfully designed with yoga, hiking, physical exertion, sound healing, meditation, cold plunging, guided journaling, self-inquiry, and more activities that foster a deep connection to nature, self, and other beings of light. Clear away life’s clutter and step into the light of your truest self!

Delicious and Nourishing Meals: Five breakfasts, five dinners, and four lunches are included in the Quest cost. Our carefully curated menu caters to all dietary preferences and restrictions. The onsite catering team will take care of all meals, ensuring that Quest attendees are nourished, healthy, and ready to enjoy all the activities Quest offers!

Tiered Accommodation Options: Whether you prefer setting up your own campsite under the stars, sharing cabin rooms, or a more private experience, you’ll have the chance to connect and create lasting bonds with like-hearted souls.

Khali Quests

We Never Retreat

We embrace every moment, face every challenge, and emerge stronger, wiser, and more alive than ever before.

Exciting Highlights

The Elemental Awakening

ELEMENTAL AWAKENING

Step into the realm of the elements, where we are reminded that we are nature. Bare feet connected to the earth, wind on your skin, warmth of a fire warming your cheeks. 

PHYSICAL VITALITY

Awaken your body and invigorate your spirit through physical movement. Sweat, detoxify, and rejuvenate through, yoga, dancing, running, swimming, and play. Feel the pulse of life within you!

SELF-DISCOVERY

Lectures, discussion, guided journaling and additional activities will lead you to explore your inner world, gain wisdom, and connect more profoundly with the elements outside and within yourself.

PLAY AS A WAY TO BE

Here worries melt away and playfulness reigns supreme. Surrender to the flow of the experience, let go of stress and embrace the carefree spirit of play. Allow yourself to fully relax and be present in each moment, knowing that in play, you find your truest self.

COMMUNAL CONNECTION

Forge deep and meaningful connections as you bond over shared experiences. Free from technology and the distractions of a busy life, engage in true conversations and listening with an open heart, knowing that you are seen, heard, and valued.

TRANSFORMATION

Learn to leave behind the constraints of fear and doubt, and step boldly into the world, knowing that you are capable of creating the life you desire. Get ready to discover a side of yourself you never knew existed, or remember that it was there all along…

Pricing

Choose Your Adventure

Camping Experience – $1,190
Set up your own haven under the stars. Bring your own tent and gear, and enjoy access to communal facilities. Camping area is walking distance from a bathhouse that includes water access as well as a fire pit.

Shared Cabin – $1,490
Enjoy the camaraderie of shared living, a true summer camp experience. Each cabin is outfitted with wooden bunk beds, mattresses, a front porch, two showers, two toilets, and two sinks.

Semi-Private Room in Cabin – $1,790
You’ll have access to the same communal facilities as your cabin mates (see above), with the added privacy of your own semi-private room.

Private Cabin Suite – $2,790
Enjoy the exclusivity of a private room, with either a private or shared bathroom. These rooms are located in the main lodge and are located closest to the dinning hall and are right next to the lake!

A 40% non-refundable deposit is required to secure your spot. 

Payment Options:

  • Pay in Full (1 payment)
  • 40% non-Refundable security deposit + pay remainder in full (2 payments)
  • 40% non-refundable security deposit + 3 month payment plan (4 payments)

3-month payment plans are available and offered at 0% interest. See the FAQ section for additional details about payment plan breakdowns.

Camping- bring your own tent $1,190

Camping- bring your own tent $1,190

Shared Cabin $1,490

Shared Cabin $1,490

Semi-Private Room in Cabin $1,790

Semi-Private Room in Cabin $1,790

Private Cabin Suite $2,790

Private Cabin Suite $2,790

The Location

Ready to embark
on the journey
of a lifetime?

At Khali Quest, you’re not just a participant—
you’re nature, you’re laughter, you’re pure giddy joy. Get ready to discover a side of yourself you never knew existed, or remember that it was there all along…

What to Expect

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the next steps?

After you submit your application our team will reach out to you shortly with more details and instructions on how to complete your 40% non-refundable deposit.

Is Transportation included?

Transportation to and from Marion, NC is not included. We encourage carpooling to the Quest location and will have a way for participants to coordinate carpooling.

What should I bring to the Quest?

Participants will receive a detailed packing list in their preparation packet sent out before the quest.

Do I need to have prior yoga experience to attend?

No prior yoga experience is necessary.

Are meals provided during the Quest?

Five breakfasts, five dinners, and four lunches are included in the Quest cost. Our carefully curated menu caters to all dietary preferences and restrictions. The onsite catering team will take care of all meals, ensuring that Quest attendees are nourished, healthy, and ready to enjoy all the activities Quest offers!

Monday: Dinner

Tuesday-Friday: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Saturday: Breakfast

Payment & Pricing

A 40% non-refundable deposit is required to secure your spot. Payment plans are offered at 0% interest.

Payment Options:

  1. Pay in Full (1 payment)
  2. 40% non-Refundable security deposit + pay remainder in full (2 payments)
  3. 40% non-refundable security deposit + 3 month payment plan (4 payments)

Payment plan payments will be drafted on the 20th day of the month.

What are the Payment Plans?

3-Month payment plan break downs:

Bring my Own Tent ($1,190)

  • Deposit $476
  • 3 payments of $238

Shared Cabin ($1,490)

  • Deposit $596
  • 3 payments of $298

Semi-Private Room in Cabin ($1,790)

  • Deposit $716
  • 3 payments of $358

Private Cabin Suite ($2,790)

  • Deposit $1,116
  • 3 payments of $558

 

What is the Refund Policy if I cannot attend?

Refund Policy:
  • If I need to cancel 90 Days prior to Sept. 9th I will receive a 100% refund (minus the 40% non-refundable deposit).
  • If I need to cancel 60 Days prior to Sept. 9th I will receive a 50% refund (minus the 40% non-refundable deposit).
  • I need to cancel 30 days prior to Sept. 9th – No refund will be issued.

Tickets are transferable and can be transferred to another person.

Is there an age limit for participants?

18

What Yoga Styles are taught at the Quest?

Vinyasa, slow flow, and yin yoga classes will be offered.

Is there wi-fi available?

Wi-Fi is available in certain areas of the property. However, we will encourage limited cell phone and tech usage during the Quest.

Are cell phones, smart watches or other technology allowed at the Quest?

During the Quest, we want you to disconnect from your devices and connect with your humanity. Cell phone and technology use should be limited to ensure you get the full experience.

Can I bring my pets and or children?

No, while we adore both pets and children, Quests are designed for adults to fully engage in the transformative experience.

Is alcohol or other substances allowed?

No, this is a substance and alcohol free experience.

Can I arrive late or leave early?

Arriving late or leaving early might disrupt the Quest’s flow, and unavoidable circumstances can be discussed with the Quest organizers in advance.

How do I prepare for the Quest mentally?

Preparing mentally can involve setting intentions and cultivating an open mindset for self-discovery and transformation. Recommended pre-work will be sent out one month before the quest.

How do I prepare for the Quest physically?

Familiarizing yourself with basic yoga poses and incorporating more physical activity into your routine leading up to the quest will help prepare you for the yoga classes, hiking, and endurance activities that will take place at quest. Additionally, we recommend avoiding alcohol and substances in the period leading up to the Quest to ensure you arrive with a clear and focused mindset.

Who can I contact if I have more questions?

You can reach one of our quest leaders, Ciera, at Ciera@khaliyogacenter.com. You can also call Khali Yoga Center at 980-237-9242.