Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour Nepal - 7 Days

Buddhist pilgrimage tour in Nepal – 7 days 

As Buddha was born in Nepal, Buddhism is very popular religion in Nepal, north India, Tibet and Bhutan. Hinduism and Buddhism exist together in Nepal maintaining a good harmony. Religion is not just a set of beliefs and accompanying rituals handed down from generation to generation rather it is a complex intermingling of traditions, festivals, faiths and doctrines that have permeated every strata of Nepalese Society in such a way as to become the very heartbeat of the nation.

Our Buddhist pilgrimage tour lets you eyewitness the religious tolerance and harmony found among religions in Nepal which is a very unique example to the world. 

This Buddhist pilgrimage tour of 7 days only include highlighted site in Nepal like Namobuddha, Boudhanath and birth place of Buddha Lumbini . You will have possibilities of extending it to Sarnath – where Buddha gave his first teaching, to Boudhgaya where Buddha was enlightened and Kushinagar where Buddha breathed the last on this world. You can fly in or out of Delhi also. 

We can also combine the tour with Yoga, meditation, Ayurveda treatment or even the Spa. 

Trip Profile

  • Visit to many holy Buddhist Temple sites in Kathmandu
  • Visit to Namo Buddha in the outskirts of Kathmandu
  • Visit to Lumbini, the birth place of Buddha
  • Visit to Tilaurakot, the Palace of Prince Siddhartha Gautama

Trip Details & Facts

  • Guided by spiritual expert
  • Visit to Buddhist Temples and Monasteries
  • Visit to Maya Devi Temple and Monasteries in Lumbini
  • Exploration of the ancient Capital city where Buddha was born as prince Siddhartha.

The Itinerary

  • Day 01 : Arrival Day - Kathmandu
  • Day 02 : Holy Sites Exploration - Namo Buddha - B/D
  • Day 03 : Namo Buddha - Patan - Kathmandu - B
  • Day 04 : Kathmandu - Lumbini - B/D
  • Day 05 : Lumbini Exploration - B/L/D
  • Day 06 : Lumbini - Tilaurakot - Kathmandu - B/L
  • Day 07 : Departure Day - B

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  • Day 01 : Arrival Day - Kathmandu

    Arrival in Kathmandu, meet & greet in the airport; transfer to Hotel. Overnight in Hotel at Kathmandu

  • Day 02 : Holy Sites Exploration - Namo Buddha - B/D

    After Breakfast Sightseeing tour to Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath and Kapan Monastery and drive further to Namobuddha where they believed Lord Buddha cut his own flesh to feed Tigress.

  • Day 03 : Namo Buddha - Patan - Kathmandu - B

    After breakfast visit Namobuddha ancient monastery Drive back to Kathmandu with the sightseeing of Patan city - the old city of Nepal where Green Tara was born.
    (Vihara, Jana Bahal, Mahabouddha, Hiranya Varna Mahavihar, Rudra Varna Mahavihar). Overnight in Hotel at Kathmandu.

  • Day 04 : Kathmandu - Lumbini - B/D

    After breakfast drive to Lumbini - about 8 hours, the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Overnight in hotel at Lumbini - Nepal.
    Lord Buddha was born at Lumbini while his mother was on her way to parental home from Kapilvastu. Lumbini should be visited and seen by a person of devotion, Lumbini is the Mecca of every Buddhist, being one of the four holy places of Buddhism

  • Day 05 : Lumbini Exploration - B/L/D

    After breakfast in hotel. Full day sightseeing of Kapilbastu - Buddhist temples, monastery and religious activities. Overnight in hotel at Lumbini.
    Visit Maya Devi Temple - Lumbini remained neglected for centuries. In 1895, Feuhrer, a famous German archaeologist, discovered the great pillar,further exploration and excavation of the surrounding area revealed the existence of a brick temple and a sandstone sculpture within the temple itself which represents the scenes of Buddha’s birth. On the south of the Maya Devi temple there is the famous sacred bathing pool known as Puskarni. It is believed that Maha Devi took a bath in this pool before the delivery. The temple is built gradually and is composed of many temples, one after the other. It is also found that there is possibility that a Ashoka Stupa existed in the place of temple.

  • Day 06 : Lumbini - Tilaurakot - Kathmandu - B/L

    After breakfast visit Tilaurakot and Fly back to Kathmandu, sightseeing of Asura Cave and other Buddhist Monastery in south of Kathmandu. Overnight in hotel at Kathmandu.
    ( or you can travel further to Sarnath - Varanasi - Kushinagar - Bodhagaya - Rjgir etc of India and fly out from Delhi to home - please ask us in details for options).
    Tilaurakot was the cardinal point of the ancient Shakyan city of Kapilavastu. It is situated west to Lumbini Grove, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha.

  • Day 07 : Departure Day - B

    Do some shopping, packing etc and Transfer to the airport to board the flight to the onward destination.

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  • Boudha Nath Stupa

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What is included

  • Standard accommodation (3 star) in various places.
  • Guided tour as per itinerary
  • Permit and entrance fees
  • Required ground transportation
  • Flight fare Bhairahawa- KTM & domestic airport taxes.

What is not included

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Insurance, bar bills, tips, personal expenses etc
  • Any expenses not mentioned in the included section

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