The main places of Buddhist tours in India are Lumbini, Bodhgaya, Sarnath, Shravasti,
Sankashaya, Nalanda, Rajgir and so forth. The Buddhist tours to India is not only
the starting place of religious attraction but also its magnificence art and architecture
intrinsic in the Buddhist Caves of Ajanta and Ellora, Kanheri and Karli in the western
India, its cultural and educational phenomena inherent in Bodh Gaya and Rajgir.
Buddhist Tours Covers the following Places
: The Buddhist tours to the Varanasi city starts with a boat ride
at the Holy River Ganges, followed by the tours to the Ganga Ghats, Alamgir Mosque,
Durga Temple, Vishwanat Temple, Bharat Mata temple, Tulsi Manas Temple and the Archaeological
Museum and the Benares Hindu University. Varanasi is an important pilgrimage place
for the Hindus.
: Bodhgaya is the place of the Buddha's Enlightenment; and is also
the spiritual home of Buhddhists. It attracts tens of thousands of worshippers from
all over the world to visit this sacred town. Bodhgaya situated near the river Niranjana,
is one of the holiest Buddhist pilgrimage centers since it was here that Buddha
achieved enlightenment under the Bodhi tree. The nearest airport to Bodhgaya is
: Kushinagar has a tropical climate with excessive temperatures
during summers and winters. Winter days are pleasurable with dry weather and clear
sky. Kushinagar is a small filthy town in the eastern part of Uttar Pradesh, and
is the place where Lord Gautam Buddha breathed his last. Thousands of followers
come to visit this Holy place.
: Lumbini is the birth place of Lord Buddha. The closest airport is
Varanasi. Lumbini copse, the holy site of Lord Buddha's birth is today a small village
in Nepal, 27 km from Sonauli on the Indo-Nepal Border.
: Sravasti is also an ancient city, once the capital city of the
ancient kingdom of Kosala. Sravasti has the honour for sheltering Buddha for 24
rainy seasons in the Jetvana Gardens. The famous Anand Bodhi Tree is also situated
here. It is said that this tree have been planted by Buddha's main disciple. The
closest airport is Lucknow, which is just 151 km away.
: Nalanda was a well-known university in ancient India. Nalanda Univrsity
was established in the 5th century B.C. it remained a live center of learning till
the 12th century A.D. when it was destroyed by the attacker Bakhtiar Khilji. Lord
Mahavira and the Buddha both taught here for many years.
: Rajgir is surrounded by the roundabout river Banganga and 5 hills.
Once the hills and caves surrounding Rajagriha (Rajgir) were home to spiritual teachers,
ranging from the materialism of the early Charavaka school to the metaphysics of
Buddhist Tours - Itinerary
Package Cost Starts From : $572 per person (twin sharing basis) for 09 nights &
Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
Arrive at Delhi airport. You will be received by our tour representative. Check-in
hotel and relax. Have a relaxing night stay in hotel.
Day 02 : Delhi - Agra
After breakfast drive to Agra. Enroute you may visit Mathura, Vrindavan and Sikandra.
Arrive Agra and transfer to hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 03 : Agra - Varanasi
Early morning visit Taj Mahal at sunrise. Breakfast at hotel, later visit Agra fort.
Evening transfer to Railway station for Varanasi. Overnight at in train.
Day 04 : Arrive Varanasi
Morning meet on arrival at Railway station and transfer to hotel. Later Visit Sanath.
After that have city tour and if you wish you may do some shopping in Varanasi,
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 05 : Varanasi - Bodhgaya
Early morning drive for Bodhgaya. Arrive Bodhgaya transfer to hotel. Later on visit
Mahabodhi Temple & Bodhi Tree, Great Buddha Statue, Niranjana River, Sujata Temple
- which is across the Niranja River & it's 30 minutes walk through the paddy fields.
Also visit various other Buddhist Temples in Bodhgaya. Evening transfer to hotel.
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 06 : Bodhgaya - Kushinagar
Checkout from hotel early morning and drive to Kushinagar. On arrival check in at
hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07 : Kushinagar - Lumbini
Morning after breakfast visit Mahaparinirwana Temple, Japan Temple. Later on drive
for Lumbini in Nepal. Arrive at Lumbini and check-in at Hotel. Overnight stay at
Day 08 : Lumbini - Sravasti
After breakfast at hotel visit Lumbini, the Birth place of Lord Buddha. Afterwards
drive to Sravasti. On arrival check in at hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 09 : Sravasti - Lucknow
In the morning visit Sravasti, visit Jetvana and Ananda Bodhi Tree, later drive
to Lucknow. Arrive Lucknow transfer to Railway station for Delhi. Overnight in train.
Day 10 : Delhi - Departure
Meet our driver on arrival at Delhi Railway station. If you wish you may do some
shopping. In the evening our drive will drop you at Airport for onward destination.
Note : Destinations and Package Costs may vary according to requirements and conditions.