Kathmandu Lumbini Tour (6 Days)
Lord Gautama Buddha was born some 2500 years ago in Lumbini in the southern Nepal. Lumbini is the holiest pilgrimage site for all the Buddhists from all over the world. It has the pond where Buddha was bathed after he was born and a temple which has images of child Buddha with his mother. There is also a Stone pillar named Asoka pillar which is one of such many pillars put by the famous Indian emperor Asoka to mark the important sites related to Buddha's life history.
Kathmandu Lumbini Tour takes you to the famous Buddhist pilgrimage sites in Kathmandu like Swayambhu, Boudhanath (Biggest stupa of the World), White Gumba, also to the Lumbini, birth place of Lord Buddha and visit several monasteries, Gumba and Palace. This tour is best for those who are very curious about Buddhism and eager to explore the religious sites of Buddhist as well as birth place of Lord Buddha. You will believe that Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour in Nepal will bring peace of mind and give you soul satisfaction. This entire Buddhist pilgrimage tours in Nepal will cover tours in Kathmandu and Lumbini. Not only interested travelers, but also student and researchers would be able to get benefit from the observation and understanding the importance of these sites.
Day 1: Kathmandu Arrival
You will be warmly welcomed by Well Nepal Treks representative at your arrival in Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu and escorted you to hotel and and our representative describe the itinerary of your tour. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Sightseeing at Kathmandu
White Gumba: Seto Gumba also known as White Gumba and Druk Amitabha Mountain is one of the popular Gumbas in the outskirts of Kathmandu valley. Seto Gumba is located south to the Swayambunath Stupa and can be reached from Sitapaila, Ring Road. White monastery is a heaven to witness the sunrise and sunset. Just located in the outskirts of the valley Seto Gumba is a panoramic kaleidoscope of colors and rich culture that showcases the valley in the most spectacular way. Looking at it from a traveler’s point of view Seto Gumba is bliss of astounding natural rejuvenation that searches excitement as well as calmness. Endorsed with a rich Tibetan culture and architecture, it splurges vivid colors in the murals, statue and paintings professing Buddhism and its techniques. One can get nostalgic in the presence of finding and seeing the explicit environment that melds you in its presence. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Kathmandu to Lumbini
After breakfast you will drive to airport to catch a flight for Bhairahawa. From Bhairahawa airport you will drive for one hour to reach Lumbini. Lumbini is the birthplace of Lord Buddha, which is one of the most compelling places to visit in Nepal. Considered as the place of holy pilgrimage, Lumbini falls in the list of World Heritage Sites recognized by UNESCO. After reaching Lumbini you will check in a hotel and explore the Sacred Lumbini Garden which is considered as the holy place and the birth place of the Lord Buddha and also explore Ashoka pillar, Maya Devi Temple and its surrounding. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 4: Lumbini Tour
After breakfast you will explore the villages of Lumbini and interact with locals to know their cultures, traditions, living styles and much more. Then march towards Lumbini Heritage sites and observe several monuments and pillars such as Asoka Pillar, Sacred Garden, and Maya Devi temple, Ramgram, Kapilvastu Museum, Pushkarni Pond and some other monasteries around. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 5: Lumbini to Kathmandu
After breakfast you will drive to airport to catch your flight for Kathmandu, Explore Thamel area at night you will have Nepali dinner with your teammates with Nepali music. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 6: Departure
Today your Kathmandu Lumbini Tour comes to an end so collects the photographs and gadget. Then our representative will help you to drop to the airport or if you have plenty of time to spend in Nepal, then feel free us to join another trip or adventurous acivities like hiking, river rafting, Bunjy Jumping, Paragliding etc.