Lumbini Tour - 5 Days

Lumbini Tour

Overview

Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Gautam Buddha is a Buddhist pilgrimage and WORLD HERITAGE SITE enlisted by UNESCO in 1997, located in Rupandehi District. Lumbini is one of many magnets for pilgrimage that sprang up in places pivotal to the life of the Buddha. Lumbini has several older temples, including the Mayadevi Temple, and various new temples, funded by Buddhist organisations from various countries have been completed or are still under construction, also there is the Puskarini, or Holy Pond, where the Buddha’s mother took the ritual dip before his birth and where he had his first bath. Ashoka pillar is another major site to visit alongside the World Peace Pagoda, Myanmar Golden Temple and Lumbini Crane Sanctuary in Lumbini Tour.

Trip Highlights

  • Have a pleasant day of exploring Lumbini Park, covering Ashoka Pillar, Maya Devi Temple and Bodhi Tree
  • Discover some of the most famous Monasteries
  • Visit the famous World Peace Pagoda
  • Boating inside the Lumbini Park visiting the Eternal Peace Lamp

Itinerary

  • Day 1:
    Arrive at Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel

    Our representative will meet at the arrival gate with a signboard for Mandala Holidays. Then you will be escorted to your selected hotel. The rest of the day can be spent at leisure. In the evening our guide will hold a briefing for the tour. Overnight at Hotel.

  • Day 2:
    Afternoon flight from Kathmandu to Bhairahawa

    You will have an Afternoon flight to Bhairahawa Airport. Our office representative will be waiting at the airport for your arrival. We now enter into the Terai region, which is flat land. The climate is generally warm and humid. Upon arrival, you will be escorted to your Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.

  • Day 3:
    Exploration day at Lumbini. Overnight at Hotel

    Today will be your exploration day at Lumbini by yourself. You can visit Maya Devi Temple, Ashok Pillar, World Peace Stupa and many foreign-made monasteries. It has got long history related to Buddhism and many records are still preserved safely in the museum. Kapilvastu is a place in Lumbini, where Buddha was born around the 6th century B.C. There are still archaeological excavations going on in search of further facts and evidence. Lumbini Garden, the Mayadevi Temple, Pushkarni Pool and other various temples built by the followers of Lord Buddha are the major attractions of the Lumbini excursion. Return to the hotel. Overnight at Hotel.

  • Day 4:
    Drive back to kathmandu

    This is your last day on the tour. After breakfast, you will prepare for your drive back to Kathmandu. Our vehicle will pick you up from Your Hotel and will escort you back to Kathmandu. This is a scenic drive with Himalayan views, Rivers and Jungles. You will be visiting CG Dham on your way back. Upon reaching Kathmandu you will be escorted to your Hotel. Our office representative will come to pick you at your hotel for your Farewell Dinner at a Nepali restaurant in the evening. Overnight at Hotel

  • Day 5:
    Final Departure from Kathmandu

    Our office representative will escort you to Tribhuvan International Airport for your International Departure. If you prefer to stay longer, you can go for short tours such as jungle safari at National parks, rafting, mountain biking etc.

Inclusions/Exclusions

Inclusions

  • Arrival and Departure Airport transfers by private vehicle
  • Flight from Kathmandu to Bhairawa and drive from Bhairawa to Kathmandu
  • Sightseeing Transfers by private vehicle
  • English speaking professional Tour guide
  • Entry Permit and fee for all monumental sites
  • 2-nights accommodation in Kathmandu on BB Basis
  • 2-night accommodation in Nagarkot on BB Basis
  • Farewell Dinner in Traditional Newari restaurant
  • Nepal Government Tax, VAT and Company Service Charge

Exclusions

  • Nepal entry Visa Cost
  • Lunch and Dinner during stay in Kathmandu and Lumbini
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel Insurance
  • Extended Stay due to any circumstances
  • Anything not included in inclusions

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Lumbini Tour

Trip Facts

  • Bus/Jeep/Car
  • min 2 pax
  • 4 star Category Hotel
  • All Season
  • Sightseeing Tour