Buddhist Pilgrimage tour is especially made to highlight the major Buddhist heritage sites of Nepal. For those who are curious about Buddhism, this tour is made to provide them the opportunity to get to know the details about Buddhism and it's culture. It takes you to the major Buddhist pilgrimages in the valley and to the birth place of Lord Buddha to Lumbini. In the valley you will visit Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath listed as World Heritage Site by UNESCO and Lumbini (birth place of Lord Buddha) out of the valley. During the trip, visitors can see the Buddhist devotees chanting religious hymns in their religious attire totally devoted to Buddhism. Lumbini is known as the birth place of Lord Buddha "The Light of Asia.". The nativity site is marked by a stone pillar erected by Indian Emperor Ashoka in 249 BC to commemorate his pilgrimage to the sacred spot..
Trip ItineraryDay 01: Arrival in Kathmandu.
Upon arrival at the airport, welcome by our representative & transfer to the Hotel. At the hotel briefing about the program by our representative. Rest day at leisure.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley.
After breakfast, introduce with the Sightseeing Guide & driver. We set to the first day sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley.
Day 04: Drive Kathmandu-Lumbini.
Drive to Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha. About 7-8 hrs drive. Drive passes through the bank of the famous rivers of Nepal, enjoying the natural beauties; green forests & gorges, after 4 hrs, the drive enters into lowland of Nepal where the roads are straight & wide. Upon arrival in Lumbini. Check in to the hotel & rest days at free.
Day 05: Lumbini.
Visit the birthplace of Lord Buddha, the apostle of peace, compassion & non-violence. Here one can see the broken Ashok pillar, remnants of an old monastery, images of Buddha's mother Maya Devi etc. are still preserved in Lumbini. Visit sacred Garden where Buddha was born, Mayadevi Temple, and Puskarni Pond where Buddha's mother had taken a bath before giving birth to Buddha. Visit different monasteries, which represent different countries like Myanmar Temple, China Temple, Korean Temple, Nepal Buddha Temple etc.
Day 06: Drive Lumbini-Kathmandu.
Drive back to Kathmandu. Rest day free for shopping.
Day 07: Departure to onward destination.
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Buddhist Pilgrimage tour is especially made to highlight the major Buddhist heritage sites of ...