Nepal & India Buddhist Tour Package - 7 Nights 8 Days

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Price : $650.00 : 36000.00

07 Nights & 08 Days

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Duration: 07 Nights & 08 Days

Destination: Kathmandu - Pokhara - Lumbini - Bodhgaya - Varanasi

Cost:  INR36000 / US$650 PP (Group 9-11 cost)

 

Day 1: Arrive Kathmandu

 

Upon your Arrival in Kathmandu, a Representative of NTP will receive you from the Tribhuvan International Airport. There is proper arrangement of transportation facilities from airport to the hotel where you will be residing for overnight. You can enjoy the rest of the time in the hotel or stroll around the ancient streets of Thamel. In the Evening, NTP will host a dinner Program along with some cultural Program. Overnight stay at Kathmandu.

 

Day 2: Sightseeing Kathmandu

 

This day begins with the Breakfast in the hotel. After Breakfast, start the Guided tours to the various sites of Buddhist Pilgrimages around the Kathmandu valley. The tour begins from the temple of Swayambhunath. This temple marks the Pilgrimage site of equal Importance to both Hindus and the Buddhist. From Swayambhunath, we head towards the Stupa of Bouddhanath. Bouddhanath also marks as one of the Prominent Buddhist pilgrimage site of the Kathmandu valley. The dome of Boudhanath is considered to be one of the biggest shrines of Nepal. Furthermore, the tour continues towards Naropa and Tilopa caves of Pashupatinath. The tour further leads to the oldest existing Buddhist city of Patan. After visiting Patan, we get back to Kathmandu to have our overnight stay.

 

Day 3: Fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara & Sightseeing

 

This day, depending upon the Schedule of your flight, a Representative of NTP will take you to the Domestic airport of Kathmandu to transfer you to Pokhara. To get to Pokhara by air, it takes around 30 Minutes. After the check in formality at the airport, a Representative of the company meets you and drops you at the hotel. You can keep your luggage at the hotel and after lunch, we begin our guided city tour of Pokhara. The tour includes the famous lake of Pokhara, the Phewa Lake. In the same way the tour also takes you to the David’s falls and caves of the famous city of Pokhara. After the completion of the tour, we get back to the hotel for overnight stay.

                                                                                                       

Day 4: Drive from Pokhara to Lumbini

 

On this day, we leave Pokhara and start a Journey towards Lumbini in a bus. The road from Pokhara towards Lumbini is blessed with Perfect natural sceneries. Enjoying those Sceneries, by and by we reach Lumbini. Upon reaching Lumbini, we get to the best hotel of Lumbini for our overnight stay.

 

Day 5: Lumbini Sightseeing and drive to Bodhgaya

 

This day Marks as the day for having Sightseeing around the Lumbini. Lumbini is famous as the birth place of Buddha. There are famous Temples and Monasteries built by different countries in this place. There are also various museums and monuments in this place to pay a homage to Lord Buddha. After having a guided tour at these temples, monasteries and Stupas, we embark on the journey towards Bodhgaya. (Change vehicle at the border)  Upon reaching Bodhgaya, we check in a hotel for our overnight stay.

 

Day 6: Bodhgaya Sightseeing.

 

In the Morning we start our Sightseeing tour towards Bodhgaya. At Bodhgaya, there is a famous temple of Mahabodi which describes various phases of Buddha’s journey towards enlightenment. It also shows the various aspects of the life of Buddha. There is also a famous Archaeological museum at Bodhgaya which has a collection of the Buddhist scriptures from first century BC to the 11th century A.D. Very close to Bodhgaya, is the famous temple of Jagannath, this sculpture has four arms and is paved in a black stone. After visiting this pilgrimage site, we get back to the hotel for overnight stay.

 

Day 7: Drive from Boddhgaya to Varanasi

 

From Bodhgaya, we drive towards Varanasi on this day. Varanasi is famous not only for the Hindu devotees but also the Buddhists. The fame of Varanasi among the Hindu devotees is that this place used to serve as a place from where the scriptures of Sanskrit were studied in a minute detail. This place is also famous for the Buddhist devotees as Buddha gave lessons to these first five students at this place. Upon reaching Varanasi, we go to one of the hotels in Banaras for overnight stay.

 

Day 8: Varanasi sightseeing-afternoon transfer to Airport flies to Kathmandu.

 

This day marks as the last day of this tour in India. There are so many Buddhist Pilgrimage sites located at this place. Banaras is considered to be the place from where Buddha turned the wheels of law (Dharma Chakra) and gave teachings to his first five students from this place. Drop at the station or airport.

 

Cost Includes:

 

•             Accommodation as agreed upon

•             Transfer and sightseeing by deluxe ac vehicle

•             2 Meals per day only in Nepal & India

•             Cost is subject to change as per availability of hotels at the time of booking

 

Cost Excludes:

 

•             International Airfare

•             Visa fee India & Nepal

•             Airport portage or gratuities

•             Anything not included in the itinerary, any personal expenses

•             Insurance fee & tips

•            Entrance fees, Guide & airfare /train fare if any & extras not mentioned as inclusions

       

 

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