Directions


We are located at 894 E. Main Street (NC 107) in Sylva, NC about 9/10 of a mile south of Asheville Hwy, across from Auto Zone.

Westbound from Waynesville, Canton and Asheville:

  • Take I-40/US 74 West from Asheville.
  • At exit 27, take US 74 West (Great Smoky Mountains Expressway) toward Clyde/Waynesville.
  • Continue on US 74 West/US 23 South about 17 miles.
  • Take Exit 85 (Bus Route 23 to NC 107) toward E. Sylva/Western Carolina University.
  • Continue about a mile on Business US 23 (Asheville Hwy.) to the end of the road.
  • Turn left on E. Main Street (NC 107) and continue 9/10 of a mile to The Meditation Center on the right.

Northbound from Franklin and Georgia:

  • Take US 23/441 North into Jackson County.
  • When you arrive in Dillsboro, turn right at the traffic light onto Business US 23.
  • Continue through the towns of Dillsboro and Sylva (Haywood Rd./ W. Main St.).
  • At Asheville Hwy., Main Street continues onto NC 107 (Bogart’s restaurant on left).
  • Continue on E. Main Street 9/10 mile to The Meditation Center on the right.

Northbound from Webster, Cullowhee, Glenville or Cashiers:

Follow NC 107 north past Walmart Plaza in Sylva. As you come down the hill, the road will curve to the left, and you will see Auto Zone on the right. The Meditation Center is on the left, across from Auto Zone.

Southbound from Whittier, Cherokee and Gatlinburg:

  • Follow US 441 South to Dillsboro.
  • Take Exit 81 toward Dillsboro/Franklin/Atlanta.
  • At the bottom of the hill, turn left at the traffic light onto Business US 23 North.
  • Continue through the towns of Dillsboro and Sylva (Haywood Rd./W. Main St.).
  • At Asheville Hwy, Main Street continues onto NC 107 (Bogart’s restaurant on left).
  • Continue on NC 107 9/10 mile to The Meditation Center on the right.

Alternate Route:

  • From US 441 South, continue on the Great Smoky Mountain Expressway (US 74 East/23 North) past Dillsboro.
  • Take Exit 83 – Sylva.
  • At the second light, turn left on W. Main Street (Business US 23 North), and continue west through downtown Sylva.
  • At Asheville Hwy., E. Main Street continues onto NC 107 (Bogart’s restaurant on left).
  • Continue on NC 107 9/10 mile to The Meditation Center on the right.

Eastbound from Bryson City and Andrews:

Follow US 74 East/441 South toward Dillsboro. Continue with directions from Cherokee above.

From Maggie Valley:

Take US 19 North to US 276 South and follow directions from Waynesville above, or take US 19 South to US 441 South and follow directions from Cherokee above.

Distance from: Miles Minutes
Andrews, NC 51 60
Asheville, NC 48 55
Bryson City, NC 20 25
Canton, NC 28 35
Cashiers, NC 26 40
Cherokee, NC 17 25
Cullowhee, NC 5 10
Dillard, GA 36 45
Dillsboro, NC 3 9
Franklin, NC 20 30
Gatlinburg, TN 53 90
Glenville, NC 21 30
Maggie Valley, NC via Cherokee 32 45
Maggie Valley, NC via Waynesville 26 35
Waynesville, NC 18 25
Webster, NC 2 5
Whittier, NC 14 20