Lumbini is a very famous tourist destination of Nepal. It is considered as the greatest religious site of Buddhist religion. Gautam Buddha “the light of Asia” was born here on Kapilvastu garden. Lord Buddha started his ultimate search for truth ”bodhisatya” from here, he abandoned his family, life, people for the answer of the question he possessed that’s why this place has a great importance. Daily Many people throughout the world come to pray and meditate. This place is very religious and spiritual and gives you a feeling of inner peace and satisfaction. Ashoka Pillar which was erected by Emperor Ashoka in 249 BC to commemorate his pilgrimage to the sacred site proves Lumbini, Nepal as the birth place Gautam Buddha. Tour to lumbini includes visit of Kapilavastu, Kudan, Ramagram stupa, Sagarhawa and other important sites related with Buddha. This religious site is not just for Buddhist follower but for everyone who believes in peace and love. This place is easily accessible from Kathmandu by both Land and Air transport. A very good facility of accomadation is also provided here.
When you arrive Kathmandu. We come to assist upon your arrival in Kathmandu airport by our representative and escort to the hotel. The overnight stay will be at the hotel in Kathmandu on bed and breakfast basis.
Sightseeing in Kathmandu. In the morning we drive to visit Pharping Gompa and later we drive further to Swoyambhunath stupa, one of the Buddhist shrines and also known as the monkey temple situated on the hillock towards the west of Kathmandu and overlooking the Kathmandu valley. Unlike other stupas, this stupa has got a spiral shape which has typical significance. In the evening we visit to Kapan Monastery and later proceed to Boudhnath stupa, another Buddhist shrine of the valley which is one of the biggest of its kind in Asia. The overnight stay will be at the hotel in Kathmandu on bed & breakfast basis.
Kathmandu – Dhulikhel – After having breakfast we will drive to Namobudha and visit the shrine and later drive to Dhulikhel. The pilgrimage site of Namo Buddha is about forty kilometers towards south east from the Boudhanath Stupa. Located on a slightly elevated land, it is a pleasant and out-of-the way place. The landscape below resembles an eight-petaled lotus, and the sky above has the form of a wheel with nine spokes. In this wide panorama, some mountains glisten white like a conch shell or a crystal. In brief, Namo Buddha is a place of pilgrimage highly esteemed by people from all over the world, East and West. The overnight stay will be at the hotel in Dhulikhel on bed and breakfast basis.
Dhulikhel – Lumbini – Witness the sunrise view from the hotel premises and after having breakfast, drive to the domestic airport in Kathmandu to fly to Lumbini. Upon reaching Lumbini, transfer to the hotel and the rest of the day at leisure. The overnight stay will be at hotel Nirvana in Bhairahawa.
Lumbini – After having breakfast, proceed to Lumbini garden to visit to the birth place of Lord Buddha and different monasteries built by different nations. The overnight stay will be at Hotel Nirvana in Bhairahawa on bed and breakfast basis.
Lumbini – Kathmandu – Free until departure. Later, transfer to the Bhairahawa airport to fly to Kathmandu. Receive in Kathmandu and escort to the hotel. The overnight stay will be at the hotel in Kathmandu on bed & breakfast basis.
Depart Kathmandu – Free till departure and later, transfer to the International airport to connect the flight to onward destination.
Price: USD 425