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A Holy Buddhist Tour

 Kathmandu, Lumbini, Pharping


The Buddha:
Lumbini should be visited and be seen by devotees, as it is one of the four holy places of Buddhism.
The other sites are Boudhagaya, Kushinagar and Sarnath in India.
Lord Buddha was born in Lumbini while his mother was on the way to her parental home from Kapilvastu. He was born during the full moon day in the month of Baisakh in 623 B.C and is believed to have been born under a Saal tree (Shorea Robusta) when Maya Devi (his mother) was going to her maternal town on the occasion of the delivery. After his birth, Buddha took seven steps towards north, which is now shown as seven lotus flowers and looking in all directions.
This tour will provide you the best of Nepal"s holy Buddhist pilgrimage, including Namo Buddha, pherping and ancient Buddhist pilgrimage of Patan.
Outline itinerary
Day 01 Arrival Kathmandu
Day 02 Kathmandu- Lumbini
Day 03 Lumbini
Day 04 Lumbini- Tilaurakot
Day 05 Kathmandu- Dhulikhel(Namo buddha)- Patan- Kathmandu
Day 06 Kathmandu- Pherping
Day 07 Departure

Program Details

A Holy Buddhist Tour

DAY 1
Arrival Kathamndu
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• Check into a hotel or for lunch as mentioned.
Afternoon you will be visiting One of the UNESCO World heritage site called Boudhanath stupa. It is the largest stupa in Asia and the holiest Tibetan Buddhist temple outside Tibet. It is the center of Tibetan culture in Kathmandu and rich in Buddhist symbolism. The ancient Stupa is one of the largest in the world.. As of 1979, It is one of the most popular tourist sites in the Kathmandu area.


DAY 2
Kathmandu-Lumbini
Today you will be visiting Lumbini. The birth place of lord Buddha.You can take a flight of around 35 minutes or by land approx 8 hours.
Full day Lumbini excursion
overnight at Lumbini

DAY 3
Lumbini-Tilaurakot
Tilaurakot has been identified as the historical site of Kapilavastu, where Siddhartha Gautam spent the first 29 years of his life. It is located 29 KM west of Lumbini.
Sightseeing Tilaurakot Meuseum
Visit lumbini Village
overnight at Lumbini



DAY 4
Lumbini-Kathmndu
Today you will be back to Kathmnadu. Afternoon you will be visiting:
Swyambhunath Temple, a world heritage site popularly known as Monkey Temple. Swayambhunath Stupa is the most ancient and enigmatic of all the holy shrines in Kathmandu valley.
Overnight at Kathmandu

DAY 5
Kathmandu-Dhulikhel-Namo Buddha-Patan
After breakfast have a drive of about 2 hours to Namo Buddha, a place where Buddha was overcome with compassion when he saw a tigress tormented by starvation and offered his body to her without a moment’s hesitation. Its a one of the most sacred Buddhist sites in Nepal.
Afternoon you will be exploring ancient Buddhist Temples of Patan.
Golden Temple
Mahabuddha,a Buddhist monastery.
You can also visitTibetan cultural center first founded by Tibetan refugees of the late fifties and now an exhibition cum shopping complex for carpets, jewelry, and many interesting souvenirs.
Overnight at Kathmnadu.

DAY 6
Kathmandu-Pharping
Explore Pharping and various monasteries around. On the way back to Kathmandu from Pharping, visit Chovar, another shrine. The gash in the hills was made by Manjushree to drain out the lake which once covered Kathmandu valley. Afternoon visit Thamel, a Tourist business center where you can have shopping.
Join us for a Nepali cultural show and a farewell dinner in the evening.
Overnight at Kathmnadu.

DAY 7
After Breakfast proceed to the airport for flight to onward destinations.

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