Your Itinerary for Vaishali
(12 Days) )
On arrival you will be met by our representatives and comfortably
lodged in your hotel.
Day 2: Visit the 3 sacred stupas
- Boudhnath, Swoyambunath and Namobuddha
A visit of the 3 most sacred stupas in a single day is considered
very holy by Tibetan Buddhist and the trio is revered as Bel-yul
Chorten-Nam-sum. We shall visit above places and perform prayers
Day 3:-Asuri Cave, Tara Temple, Mahabuddha (Temple of 1000 Buddhas)
Visit Asuri Cave where Guru Padmasambawa meditated before journeying
into Tibet, temple of goddess Tara and Mahabuddha Temple(temple
of 9000 Buddhas, replica of Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya.
Day 4: Kathmandu to Varanasi
Fly to Varanasi. You will be met on arrival and transferred to
your hotel. Afternoon visit Sarnath, where The Buddha preached
his first sermon after becoming The Enlightened One.
Day 5: Varanasi to Bodhgaya
Early morning boat ride on River Ganges. After breakfast depart
by road to Bodhgaya, a journey of about six to seven hours (240
Day 6~7: Bodhgaya
Visit the Mahabodhi Temple Complex which houses the sacred Mahabodhi
Temple, the Bodhi tree and other sacred sites; Buddhist monasteries
of different countries, sacred sites within the vicinity of Bodhgaya
such as Lo-druk-kawa-che (where Buddha underwent 6 years rigorous
Day 8: Bodhgaya-Rajgir-Nalanda-Patna
After breakfast depart by road to Rajgir, a journey of about two
hours (80 kms). Later continue to Patna (105 kms). En route visit
ancient ruins of Nalanda university.
Day 9:Patna to Kushinagar
After breakfast depart by road to Kushinagar, a journey of about
seven hours (260 kms). En route stop at Vaishali.
Day 10:Kushinagar to Sravasti
After breakfast depart by road to Saravasti, a journey of about
six to seven hours (250 kms).
Day 11:Sravasti to Bhairawa (Lumbini)
After breakfast depart by road to Lumbini, a journey of about
five to six hours (200 kms). Afternoon sightseeing tour of sacred
Lumbini Garden including visit to Ashokan Pillar, Maya Devi Temple,
Puskarni- the sacred pool, sanctum and Buddhist temple.
Day 12:Bhairawa to Kathmandu
Free till departure transfer to Bhairawa airport. Upon arrival
meet and transfer to hotel.