BUDDHIST PILGRIMAGE TOUR NEPAL
Nepal is the Popular holy land of Buddhist pilgrimage from all over the world. These 9 days Nepal Buddhist Pilgrimage tour provides ample opportunity to visit different Valley, Buddhist sites, including birth place of Lord Buddha Lumbini. The founder of Buddhism Lord Buddha was born in Nepal in 623 BC. Throughout the trip you will absorb a relaxing atmosphere of serenity of around the world. These tour also discovers the buddhist culture and spiritual tour in nepal. Buddhist Pilgrimage tour in Nepal is one of the best tour package for buddhist traveler who want to get knowledge and wisdom about buddha.
This Buddhist pilgrimage tour unlock with the sightseeing of kathmandu valley where we explore Swayambhunath stupa, a variety of Shrines and temple. We have two access points to reach Swayambhunath stupa a long stairway with 365 steps and leading directly to the main platform of the temple by road. Later on, visit Kathmandu Durbar and Patan Durbar Square renowned for its tradition of arts and crafts, this city are best known for its rich cultural heritage in Nepal.Next day, we will visit Bouddhanath stupa one the largest stupa in nepal. Throughout the day we will Meet Senior Lama and orientation on Buddhism at Kopan Monastery and take peaceful and relaxing meditation class. Hiking throughout the Namobuddha offers the amazing view of Mountain, Himlayas, valley and terraced fields. The main Highlights of the trip is Lumbini, Birth place of Lord Buddha which is pilgrimmage site for all the Buddhists from all over the world. In Lumbini sightseeing of Ashoka pillar surrounded by Garden, Maya Devi temple and visit Buddhist Monasteries and temple provides you ample opportunity to Know about Lord Buddha and his philosophy. These Tour take you these Buddhist sites and the naturally beautiful,Peaceful city of lake Pokhara. Pokhara allows to have sunrise view, boating in fewa lake and vsit Buddhist Site world Peace Pagoda and many more. Finally, after flying kathmandu you will have time for relaxing, shopping or walking around the street of thamel.
Day 01: Arrival In kathmandu Airport and Transfer to Hotel.
Arrival in Kathmandu Airport and warm welcome by our representive from Plan Nepal Travel & Tour, transfer to Hotel. Free time, later information about the tour and evening welcome dinner in Nepali typical Restaurant. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 02: Sightseeing tour of kathmandu city with different Buddhist religious site. Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast, visit Swayambhunath stupa also known as “Monkey Temple”, ancient religious architecture lies at the top of Kathmandu Valley which offer to see important monuments like the huge gold plated Vajra ‘thunderbolt’, Sleeping Buddha, the Dewa Dharma Monastery and many more. Later on, we will visit Kathandu Durbar Square and Patan Durbar Square which is important historic destinaton. Both of the Durbar square is full of ancient places, temples, shrines, and a masterpiece of stone, Nepal culture and Tradition. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 03: Visit Bouddhanath stupa and stay. overnight in Dhulikhel Hotel.
After breakfast, visit Boudanath and Kopan Monastery. Boudhanath stupa was probably bulit in 14th Century which allow visitor to see giant stupa, Ajima,Hariti shrine, climb up to white dome to view entire square and many more. Kopan Monastery was founded by Lama Yeshe and Lama Zopa Rimpoche in 1970 as a center of Buddhist Teachings. Meet Senior Lama and orientation on Buddhism at Kopan Monastery. Kopan is a peaceful and relaxing place to spend a few hours. Evening return back to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04: Drive or Hike to Namobuddha stupa visit an ancient Monastery and drive to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.
We will drive or hike to Namobuddha. Hiking start through pine forest. NamoBuddha is one of the famous and important buddhist pilgrimage sites which offers the amazing view of Mountain, Himlayas, valley and terraced fields. Beside these, Namobuddha also offers the quite and noisy free place to seek for a silence moment.
Day 05: Fly to Lumbini 30 mins. Visit Lumbini garden, Mayadevi temple, and other sites.
After Breakfast, Fly to Lumbini, which is one of the world Heriatge site recognized by UNESCO. Later on, we will visit Scared Lumbini Garden, the birth place of Lord Buddha and Sightseeing of Ashoka pillar surrounded by Garden, Maya Devi Temple and visit Buddhist Monasteries and temple.
Day 06: Drive to Pokhara, Evening meditation class. overnight in hotel.
Early Morning drive Pokhara. After refreshing later on, Boating on the fewa lake and take Meditation class to make your body and mind feel like contended, while walking on throughout the lake side, colorful bazars, coffee shops. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Sightseeing of Pokhara City. Early Morning Sunrise view sarangkot and Visit World peace stupa and other different places.
Early Morning drive to Sarangkot to see for sunrise view of mountain.Sight-seeing day in Pokhara Valley. Visit world peace pagoda a massive Buddhist stupa and is situated on top of a hill on the southern shore of Phewa lake. Seti River flowing right through the city, the boisterous river runs completely underground at places. visit museums to learn lifestyles and history of ethnic groups such as the Gurung, Thakali and the Tharu are attractively displayed. stay Overnight at hotel.
Day 08: Drive or Fly to Kathmandu. Free time for walking around street of thamel, shopping.
After Breakfast, we will move to Bhairahawa Airport to catch our flight to Kathmandu. Pick up and transfer to Hotel. Free time on your Own for shopping or walk simply around the thamel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 09: Final Depature.
We will exchange our good-byes and now you will be leaving Nepal with all the good memories and unforgettable Experience. Plan Nepal will provide a ride to International airport for final depature as per flight schedule.