Buddhist Pilgrimage PLUS
Destination Covered : Bodhgaya – Varanasi – Kushinagar– Lumbini – Saravasti – Agra - Delhi
Duration : 08 Night / 09 Days
DAY 01 : Arrive in Bodhgaya
Welcome on arrival at Gaya airport buy Magadh Tours rep. Meet & assist, transfer to Hotel. Evening visit Mahabodhi Temple, Dinner & O/N at a hotel in Delhi.
DAY 02 : At Bodhgaya
Full day sightseeing of Bodhgaya, Bodhgaya – One of the most important and scared Buddhist Pilgrimage center in the world ,visit Mahabodhi Temple, Sujata Village, Niranjana River, 80 feet high lord Buddha Statue & Various international monasteries. All meals & O/N at a hotel in Bodhgaya.
DAY 03 : Bodhgaya – Varanasi
Breakfast at hotel then drive to Varanasi (300 Kms). On arrival check in to the hotel. After lunch Excursion to Sarnath (14 Kms), Visit Dhamekha Stupa and Deer park. & Museum (Closed on Friday). After visit back to Hotel. Dinner and overnight in a hotel at Varanasi.
DAY 04 : Varanasi – Kushinagar
Early morning boat ride on Holy River the Ganga with picturesque view of sunrise. Back to hotel for breakfast. kushinagarto After then drive to Kushinagar (approx. 260 Kms / 7 hrs.). Lunch will be served en-route at local restaurant. On arrival, Kushinagar check in at hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at a hotel in Kushinagar
DAY 05 : Kushinagar – Lumbini
Breakfast at hotel. Proceed to visit Mahaparinirvana Temple (where Buddha took his last breathe) and Rambhar Stupa (cremation site of Lord Buddha). Lunch at hotel. After lunch drive towards the Lumbini (190 Kms / approx. 04 hrs.). Lumbini is in Nepal, Kindly obtain double entry visa for India & single entry visa for Nepal. On arrival, check in at hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at a hotel in Lumbini.
DAY 06 : Lumbini –Kapilavastu – Sravasti.
Breakfast at hotel. Proceed to visit the Holy Birth Place of Lord Buddha, The Maya Devi Temple & international monasteries. After lunch drive Sravasti, Enroute visit Kapilvastu. On arrival, Sravasti, Transfer to Hotel. Dinner & O/N at a hotel in Sravasti.
DAY 07 : Sravasti - Lucknow – Agra
Breakfast at Hotel. Proceed for visit Saheth (Jetvanaram) & Maheth (Angulimala's Caves). After visit drive to Lucknow (170 Kms/4 Hrs.). On arrival, Lunch at Local restaurant after lunch, transfer to Railway station to catch the train for Agra. On arrival, transfer to hotel. Overnight stay at Agra.
DAY 08 : Agra - Delhi Departure
Breakfast at hotel, after visit the world famous Taj Mahal (Closed on Friday) one of the Seven Wonders of the World surely the most extravagant expression of love ever created. 20,000 men labored for over 17 years to build this memorial for Shah Jahan's beloved wife. After then visit the magnificent Agra fort - the rusty and majestic red-sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and the construction was started by Emperor Akbar in 1566. A symbol of power, strength and resilience, as it stands today in full glory. After lunch drive to Delhi transfer to the Airport for your onward journey / destination.
DAY 09 : Arrive Home Country…
Morning arrive home country with sweet memory.