Buddha was born in Nepal, which makes Buddhism a very important part of our culture. While this is a pilgrimage tour in one hand, on the other it also displays the great archeological triumph of mankind. There are 62 archeological sites in Lumbini region which show different events in Buddha’s life. The tour includes a visit to Lumbini, Pharping, Dhulikhel and Namobuddha which collectively shows the vastness of Buddhism along with its traditions and cultures.
Nepal has a very strong Buddhist background and has played a very important role in spreading Buddhism to Tibet. Buddha was born is Lumbini and according to the Tripitaka, he visited his father’s kingdom and converted his family and clan to Buddhism. This tour gives you an insight about the Buddhist Pilgrimage, the life of Buddha, his place of enlightenment and his priceless teachings.
Day 1: Arrive Kathmandu
Day 2: Full day sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath and Patan
Day 3: Drive to Ghurmi (171 Km/6-7 Hrs)
Day 4: Drive to Halesi Mahadev Temple to visit Maratika Cave (47Km/ 2Hrs)
Day 5: Drive to Dhulikhel (143 Km/5 Hrs). Overnight stay at Dhulikhel
Day 6: Early morning visit Namo Buddha and then transfer directly to domestic Airport to board their onward flight to Bhairahawa. Upon arrival at Bhairahawa drive to Lumbini (16 Kms/30 Mins drive). Overnight at Hotel in Lumbini
Day 7: Full day visit Lumbini. Overnight at Lumbini
Day 8: Early morning visit Mayadevi Temple. Afternoon drive to Bhairahawa Airport to board onward flight to Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 9: Visit Pharping, Swoyambhunath & Kathmandu City
Day 10: Departure Transfer