Nepal is the ultimate destination for Lumbini Buddhist Pilgrimage Touras well because Lord Buddha was born in Lumbini which is located west part of Nepal. Lumbini is the one holy place among other four places of Buddhism. Other places are Boudhagaya, Kushinagar and Sarnath which is in India. There are other many Buddhist holy places of meditation caves, monasteries and stupas.
During this tour package we offer you to visit the ancient stupas, monasteries and caves which are regarded as most sacred.
The places we take you in Kathmandu: – Swayambhunath Stupa also known as Monkey temple. Bouddhanath Stupa – built during the 5th century AD. and one of the largest Buddhist stupas in the world. Patan city including Vihara, Jana Bahal, Mahabouddha, Hiranya Varna Mahavihar, Rudra Varna Mahavihar.
After visiting the major places in Kathmandu we drive to Lumbini by vehicle or fly to Bhairahawa (45 minutes flight) then drive from Bhairahawa to Lumbini (45 minutes drive). Lumbini is the birth place of Lord Buddha so this a greatest pilgrimage sites for Buddhists. The place is listed in UNESCO World Heritage Site (Culture). We take you the following places in Lumbini:- Sacred Garden – where Buddha had taken birth. Mayadevi Temple – located near the garden. Puskarni Pond where Queen Mayadevi had taken a bath before the birth of Buddha. Monuments and temples – different countries have built temples and monasteries depicting different sects of Buddhism. Ashoka’s Pillar -bears inscription that translates about the birth of Gautam Buddha.
Lumbini Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour – Itinerary
DAY 01 – Arrive in Kathmandu. Our office representative will meet you at the airport and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 02 – Sightseeing tour of Buddhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath (Monkey Temple) and Patan Durbar square including Hiranya Varna Mahavihar, Mahabouddha temple and other Buddhist sites. Drive back to hotel and overnight at hotel.
DAY 03 – Morning have a breakfast and drive to Lumbini by a bus. You will arrive in Lumbini by evening, check in hotel and overnight at hotel.
DAY 04 – After breakfast, starts sightseeing of Asoka Pillar, Maya Devi Temple, Puskarni Pond, Monasteries, Monuments and temples. Then after drive back to hotel and overnight at hotel.
DAY 05 – After breakfast, drive to Kathmandu by bus. You will arrive Kathmandu by evening. Check in hotel and overnight at hotel.
DAY 06 – Morning have a breakfast. We will drop to the airport as per your flight reporting time. Departure from Nepal.
Transfer from airport to hotel (Day 01) & drop to the airport (Day 06) by private vehicle.
Mid Range / Standard hotel in Kathmandu & Lumbini with breakfast.
Sightseeing in Kathmandu & Lumbini with a guide.
Bus ticket from Kathmandu to Lumbini & Lumbini To Kathmandu.
Price does not include:
Meal other then breakfast.
Entrance fee to enter the monuments, temples, stapas and other places during the sightseeing.
Personal nature expenses.
Other expenses which is not mentioned in the price includes items as above.
We provide mid range hotel in Kathmandu & Lumbini with centrally located. If you want to up grade the hotel then please suggest.
We offer breakfast in the hotel but you have to pay your own lunch and dinner.
We provide private vehicle for the airport transfer & drop, sightseeing in Kathmandu &Lumbini.
We will provide bus tickets for Kathmandu to Lumbini (Day 3) & return back from Lumbini to Kathmandu (Day 5).
OPTIONAL: By flight (Extra charge) – Kathmandu to Lumbini (Bhairahawa airport – a 45 minutes drive from Lumbini). The flight fare – US$ 130 for one way & US$ 260 for return flight per person including all taxes and airport transfer.