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BODH DHARM KI YATRA
 

Duration : 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destinatons : Varanasi - Bodh Gaya - Nalanda - Rajgir -Patna - Vaishali - Kushinagar - Lumbini – Sravasti- Varanasi

 


Day 01 : Arrive Varanasi
Morning arrive Varanasi Airport / Railway station. The oldest city in the world, the city of Nirvana and Ghats, an ultimate pilgrimage, a city dedicated to the Gods. Situated on the banks of the river Ganges this city has been the Centre of learning for more than
2,000 years. The ancient names of Varanasi are Kashi and Banaras as described in the Hindu mythology. The present name is derived from two rivers Asi and Varuna. Later city tour of Varanasi, visit Vishwanath Temple. The gold plating on the shikharas was a gift of Maharaja Ranjit Singh in 1835. On account of this it is popularly known as Golden Temple. Bharat Mata Temple, a novel temple dedicated to Mother India. Afternoon excursion to Sarnath, here in this peaceful Deer Park, the Lord Buddha preached his first sermon more than 2500 years ago. The site is marked by the massive Dhamek Stupa which is believed to date back to 500 AD. The remains of the great Ashoka Pillar still stands before the main shrine. Later visit one of the oldest and famous, Banaras Hindu University. Overnight stay at the hotel in Varanasi.

Day 02 : Varanasi – Bodhgaya (250 kms. / 05.5 hrs.)
Early morning wake up for sunrise tour & enjoy boat ride on Holy river Ganga. Later drive to Bodhgaya - most sacred place for Buddhists as it has a Peepal tree under which Gautama the Buddha attained enlightenment some 2500 years back. Upon arrival check-in to the hotel. Visit Mahabodhi Temple- depicting the various phases of Buddha's journey .Overnight stay at the Hotel in Bodhgaya.

Day 03 : Bodhgaya – Nalanda -Rajgir - Patna (200 kms. / 05 hrs.)
After breakfast drive to Patna. Enroute sightseeing of Rajgir -the first venue of Buddhist council & Nalanda-founded in the 5th century known as center of intellectualism. On arrival, check-in to the hotel. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Patna.

Day 04 : Patna - Vaishali - Kushinagar (253 kms. / 6 hrs.)
After breakfast at hotel. Visit Golghar and Patna museum then drive to Kushinagar. Enroute visiting Vaishali. Upon arrival check-in to the Hotel. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Kushinagar.

Day 05 : Kushinagar - Lumbini (200 kms. / 03 hrs.)
Post breakfast, proceed for sightseeing- visiting Mahapari Nirvana Temple-which houses the recumbent figure of Lord Buddha, Ramabhar Stupa-which marks Buddha's cremation ground . Drive to Lumbini. Upon arrival check-in to the hotel. After lunch, visit the sight of Birth place of Lord Buddha. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Lumbini.

Day 06 : Lumbini - Sravasti (225 kms. / 06 hrs.)
After breakfast , drive to Sravasti. Upon arrival check-in to the hotel. Proceed for sightseeing visiting Maheth & Saheth. Evening free at leisure. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Sravasti.

Day 07 : Sravasti – Varanasi (350 kms. / 07 hrs.)
After breakfast,drive to Varanasi. Upon arrival check-in to the hotel. Afternoon sightseeing of Sarnath. Evening free at leisure. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Varanasi.

Day 08 : Depart fron Varanasi
Morning visit Lord Vishwanath Temple, Durga Temple,Tulsi Manas Mandir,Banaras Hindu University,Museum. Evening transfer to Airport / Railway station for return journey. Tour
Concludes.

 

 
 
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