After I am no more. Men of belief will visit the for places of faith, curiosity, and devotion.
-lumbini where I was born
-Bodhgaya where I attained enlightment
-Sarnath where I gave the first Sermons
- Kushinagar where I shall pass into Maha Pari Nirvana
Buddhist tour is a customized tour & can be started any time. We will be visiting major buddhist cities in india. We will provide the medium AC car, English Speaking guides in this tour. This tour in india is based on private departures, whereby you can benefit from having a private air-conditioned car, stop en-route for breaks or photo opportunities.
Duration: 10 Nights / 11 Days
Destinations: Delhi - Lucknow - Sravasti - Lumbini - Kushinagar - Patna - Rajgir - Bodhgaya - Varanasi – Delhi
Day 01: Arrival Delhi
Arrive in Delhi , Meet and assist at the airport & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 02: Delhi - Lucknow
Morning after breakfast transfer to railway station to board Shatabdi exp. for Lucknow, Arrive at Lucknow, After lunch leave for Sravasti by road, Arrive Sravasti & transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Sravasti - Lumbini
Morning after breakfast visit Sahet Mahet. Later leave for Lumbini - the birthplace of the Buddha, was located in 1890 after being untraced for 1,500 years, enroute visit Kapilavastu - it was in Kapilavastu’s opulent environs, that the holy soul of prince Siddharth (Gautam Buddha) spent his childhood. On arrival transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Lumbini - Kushinagar
Morning after breakfast visit Birth place of Lord Buddha , later leave for Kushinagar. Kushinagar has amongst the ruins are the Mukutbandhan Stupa and a beautiful statue of the reclining Buddha ,on arrival transfer to hotel . Afternoon visit Nirvana Temple , Ramabhar Stupa & Cremation site of Lord Buddha. Overnight at hotel
Day 05: Kushinagar - Patna
Breakfast at hotel. Early Morning leave for Patna enroute visit Vaishali for lunch. On arrival transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Patna – Rajgir - Bodhgaya
Morning after breakfast leave for Bodhgaya. Bodhgaya is situated near the river Niranjana, which is one of the holiest Buddhist pilgrimage centres since here Buddha attained enlightenment under the Bodhi tree, enroute visit Nalanda & Rajgir - Like many others in search of truth, Prince Siddhartha, after he renounced his royal heritage came to this city to seek the path of vation. On arrival transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Bodhgaya
After Breakfast at hotel. Visit temple and Niranjana river. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08: Bodhgaya - Varanasi
Breakfast at hotel. Morning leave for Varanasi. On arrival transfer to hotel. Afternoon visit Sarnath - where the Buddha preached his first sermon in the Deer Park, contains the most impressive remains, as well as a modern temple. Overnight at hotel.
Day 09: Varanasi - Delhi
Early morning after breakfast boat cruise at the river Ganges to observe the way of life of pilgrims by the Ghats. Later transfer to airport for flight to Delhi. Arrive Delhi & transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10: Delhi
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Old & New Delhi : OLD DELHI - A sight-seeing tour of Old Delhi would entail visiting the Raj Ghat - the memorial site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated; Jama Masjid - the largest mosque in India.
NEW DELHI - An extensive sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would include a visit to the Humayun’s Tomb, the Qutub Minar, a drive along the ceremonial avenue - Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the President’s Residence and would end with a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 11: Delhi - Departure
After breakfast, checkout from the hotel and as per your flight timings you will be Transfer to airport for onward destination.