Sacred Sites Tour 2023 Application Info

March 11-17, 2023

at Paledora Eco Resort, Chemuyil village, near Tulum, Mexico
This course is open to all who have completed ISTA Level 1, a Network for New Culture Camp, Tantra Festival or similar event.  Priority will be given to those attending the ISTA Core gathering. Please apply and we will let you know when you have a spot!

Logistics and Pricing Sacred Sites

Event Times: arrive between 2 and 5 pm on March 11th, ends by 1 pm on March 17th, 2023

This retreat includes:

  • 6 night accommodations
  • 3 meals per day, except on two days where we eat at restaurants for lunch
  • Full day excursions to sacred sites
  • Evening temple and connection ceremonies
We wanted to make this affordable, so we did not add much over expenses to these prices:
Regular Price: $1795
ISTA Core members $1595

Just send a Deposit when you are notified you have a spot!  

$500.00 US deposit per person secures your place.

We may have assistant positions available – please contact Amara at if you want to apply.

  • To reserve your spot: Fill out the Application Form then send a Deposit of $500 USD when you are accepted.

Airfare and airport transfers to the venue are not included. Shuttles cost $25 one way per person, and will leave Cancun at 1 pm and 3 pm.  You can sign up on our ride board.

The site is 2.5 hours from the Cancun, Mexico, airport.

Payment options include Venmo, Bank transfers via Wise, credit card or check.

March 17-19 Optional Journey to Chichen Itza

Open only to participants of the Sacred Sites Tour

While you are in the area, add another 2 days of adventure and go with Aya Kamānakai to see these most amazing ruins and pyramids. Includes transportation from Tulum to Chichen Itza, two nights lodging, and a tour of the ruins and swimming in a nearby cenote.  Food not included as there are restaurants at the hotel. No evening programs, except what we create spontaneously.  Register separately for this special experience. Additional $350.  Limited to 20 participants.

You might also chose to stay longer, on your own.


  Prices below are for 6 nights during the Sacred Sites Tour, at Paledora Eco Resort.

1. Private Room

Most rooms have two beds, this one has a queen. Reserved for couples. ($200 extra per couple)


2. Double Room

Double room with nearby bathroom, and air conditioning.

3. Triple Room

Three Single beds, air conditioning.

Lounge Areas

Swimming pool

Enjoy Spa Services


Because we have limited space available, we have a strict refund policy.

If for some reason you become unable to attend, we can refund a portion of your payment according to the following schedule.

Since we don’t know what the situation will be at the time of the training, we are just taking deposits now.  If the world situation changes and we need to cancel the whole event due to COVID restrictions, at least one week before it starts, we will refund all money less our non-refundable expenses (such as food and advertising, etc).

Cancellation 90 Days or More Before the Event- before Jan 10th, 2023
Full refund minus $150 Administration fee and bank costs.

Cancellation 60 - 90 Days Before the Event – between Jan 10- Jan 24
33% of your deposit or payment is retained if you want a refund.

Cancellation 30 - 60 Days Before the Event- between Jan 25- Feb 9
50% of your deposit or payment is retained if you want a refund.

Cancellation 29 - 15 Days Before the Event -Feb 10- Feb 24
60% of your deposit or payment is retained if you want a refund.

Cancellation 0 - 15 Days Before the Event -Feb 25- Mar 10
70% of your deposit or payment is retained if you want a refund.
COVID Cancellation Policy: If you have had COVID within the 10 days before the event, or if you actively have symptoms, and can show a PCR test positive result, we will refund all your money less the expenses we can't recover, such as food or credit card fees.
If the event begins and we find someone tests positive for COVID and we need to isolate them, we can offer no refunds because the costs will all have been paid.

We all take this risk together, and take the steps needed to have a safe training.  We will have medicines and supplements to support health.