Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour - Varanasi - Bodhgaya - Kushinagar - Lumbini - Sravasti

Duration of Tour - 10 Days
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Tour Cost: Rs. 28,500/- Per Person
Day Itinerary
Day 1
Mumbai -Varansi
Mumbai to Varanasi by train (Kamayani Exp 11071)
Day 2
Arrive Varanasi
Morning meet on arrival at Railway station and transfer to hotel, (We may get rooms after 12:00 hrs, but would try to get few rooms at least to wash & change) Later Visit SARNATH (where Buddha delivered his first sermon) Then city tour and some shopping in Varanasi, Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3
Varanasi - Bodhgaya
Early morning drive 8 hours to Bodhgaya. Arrive Bodhgaya transfer to hotel. Afternoon visit Mahabodhi Temple & Bodhi Tree, Great Buddha Statue, Niranjana River, Sujata Temple - which is across the Niranjana River & it's 30 minutes walk through the paddy fields. Also visit various other Buddhist Temples in Bodhgaya. Evening transfer to hotel. Overnight stay at hotel. Bodhgaya is one of the most important and sacred Buddhist pilgrimage center in the world. It was here under a banyan tree, the Bodhi Tree, Gautama attained supreme knowledge to become Buddha.
Day 4
Bodhgaya
Today after breakfast we visit Monastery and Overnight stay at Bodhagaya.
Day 5
Bodhagaya –Kushinagar
After breakfast proceed to kushinager (325Kms) Checking the hotel and Overnight stay at Kushinager.
Day 6
Kushinagar Sightseeing
After breakfast proceed to Located at 55 km from Mahaparinirvana Temple (where Buddha took his last breathe) visit and Rambhar Stupa (cremation site of lord Buddha),JapanTemple.
Day 7
Kushinagar - Lumbini
Morning after breakfast drive 5 hrs to Lumbini (Nepal). While going to Lumbini, stop at India/Nepal border for Visa/Immigration formalities. Later check-in at Hotel. 15 Min. drive from the Nepal Border. Lumbini, the Birth place of Lord Buddha. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 8
Lumbini - Sravasti
After breakfast Drive to Sravasti situated 134 km from Lucknow and 29 km from Balrampur, Sravasti, the capital of the ancient kingdom of Kosala, has the honour for sheltering Buddha for 24 rainy seasons in the Jetavana Gardens. It is sacred to Buddhists because it is here that Lord Buddha performed the Tirthika heretics.
Day 9
Sravasti - Lucknow - Departure
Morning visit Sravasti, where Buddha spent his 24 monsoons, visit Jetavana and Ananda Bodhi Tree, later drive to Lucknow. Arrive Lucknow transfer to Railway station for Mumbai. Overnight at board a train.
Day 10
Arrive at Mumbai
Reach Mumbai safe with sweet memories. Tour ends.

Important Instruction
Railway Transport: 3 Tier AC

Bus Transport: 2x2
Food: Breakfast and Dinner will be provided. Meals during rail journey are not included.
Accommodation: Hotel Stay

Dates
Departure
10 May 2018
21 May 2018
Prices subject to change without notice.

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