Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour 6 Nights/7 Days
Buddhism first introduced to the world in the 6th century BCE and has remained a prominent philosophy until today. There is a huge population in the world who follow Buddhism. Also in India, there is a huge population. India has a list of Buddhist tour destinations that are popular globally. Plan your pilgrimage tour with the best travel agency in India for best offers on Buddhist pilgrimage tour packages.
Day 01: Arrival in Varanasi
Welcome by Yesme Tours and Travels representative at Varanasi airport in the morning. Then transfer to Varanasi Hotel. On arrival check-in to the hotel. After lunch at Hotel, proceed to visit Sarnath, Visit Dhamekha Stupa and Sarnath Museum. In the evening back to Varanasi hotel for Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 02: Varanasi – Bodhgaya
Boat ride in Holy river the Ganges with a picturesque view of sunrise. Back to the hotel for breakfast then drive to Bodhgaya. On arrival in Bodhgaya Lunch at Hotel. Later visit Mahabodhi temple, Sujata Village, Niranjana River. Night stay at Hotel.
Day 03: Bodhgaya – Rajgir – Nalanda – Patna
Breakfast at the hotel and drive to Rajgir which is 65 Kms.Visit Gridhkutta (Vulture‘s peak), World Peace Stupa, Venuvanaram & Bimbisar Prison. Lunch at hotel Rajgir. Drive continues to Nalanda which is 12 km to visit the ruins of world ancient University. It was one of the oldest Universities of the World & International Centre for Buddhist Studies. Thereafter drive to Patna, on arrival check-in at the hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at a hotel in Patna.
Day 04: Patna – Vaishali – Kushinagar
Early morning drive to Kushinagar with packed Breakfast (approx. 260 km / 7 hrs) en-route visiting Vaishali. On arrival check in& Lunch at Kushinagar hotel. Later proceed for visiting Mahaparinirvana Temple (where Buddha took his last breath) and Rambhar Stupa (cremation site of lord Buddha) and Japan Temple. Back to hotel for Dinner & overnight stay at a hotel.
Day 05: Kushinagar – Sravasti
Breakfast at hotel and drive to Sravasti which is approx 250kms. On arrival check in to the hotel and take lunch. Later visit Jetvanaram, Angulimal Caves andAnathapindika House. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel in Sravasti.
Day 06: Sravasti – Lumbini
Breakfast at the hotel then drives towards Lumbini which is 200 Kms. Lumbini is in Nepal. Kindly obtain a visa for Nepal. On arrival in Lumbini, transfer to hotel, check-in, Lunch at Hotel. Later visit the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Back to Hotel for Dinner & overnight stay.
Day 07: Lumbini – Departure
Breakfast at the hotel then timely transfer to Lumbini airport to board a connecting flight from Kathmandu for onward destination.