Buddhist circuil tour of Lumbini, Kapilavastu & Ramgram

Overview

The 'Lumbini Buddhist Circuit Tour' focuses on life of Buddha (Prince Siddhartha).  Lumbini Buddhist tour is a pilgrimage tour but at the same time is about the discovery of the ancient the great archaeological achievement of mankind. There are 62 archaeological sites in Lumbini Region exhibiting different event's in Buddha's life. The 'Lumbini Buddhist Circuit Tour' is a display to Buddha's life and development of Buddhism. The tour includes visit of Kapilavastu, Kudan, Ramagram stupa, Sagarhawa and other important sites related with Buddha.

Trip Facts

Trip Duration

4 Days

Facts

Country: Nepal

Region: Kathmandu Valley

Activities: Tour Travel

Duration: 4 Days

Max. Altitude: 2600m above the sea level

Difficulty: easy Group Size: 2-30

Season: All round the Year... Jan-Dec September)

Best Time to Visit : October to March

Trip Details

Day 01: Fly or drive to Lumbini
Flight from Kathmandu to Bhairahawa takes 35 min and from there it is 30 min drive to Lumbini. One can also drive to Lumbini (321 km / 8 hrs) from Kathmandu. Overnight in Hotel. 
Day 02: Breakfast | Lumbini Tour
We will start our tour from the 'New Tourist village and visit the World peace pagoda and museum. This is also the pilgrimage concept of master plan to introduce Buddhism and purify mind through monastic zone. Monasteries of Mahayani and Teravadi Buddhism are spread across the cannon. Finally visit the Mayadevi temple protecting the 'Marker Stone', Statue of nativity scene and ruins of old temple walls dating from 3rd BC to 12 AD. Asoka pillar still displays the inscriptions explaining his visit to the birth place of Buddha.
Day 03: Religious and archaeological sites of Kapilavastu
Drive and visit religious and archaeological sites of Tilaurakot, Gotihawa, Kudan, Niglihara and Sagarhawa. Tilaurakot is the ancient Kapilavastu - the capital of Shakyas, where Buddha spent his first 29 years. Kudan was where Buddha was received by his father after his access to enlightenment. King Suddhodana specially built the Kudan (Nigrodharma Park) for the accommodation of the Buddha and his followers. Gotihawa is the birth place of Krakuchanda Buddha. Niglihawa is where Kanakmuni Buddha was born. Sagarhawa is the archaeological findings as "place of the massacre of the Shakyas". Overnight in Lumbini
Day 04: Devdaha - Ramgram - back to Kathmandu
Drive and visit religious and archaeological sites at Devdaha and Ramagram. Devdaha is the ancient capital of the Koliya kingdom. It is the maternal hometown of Queen Mayadevi (mother), Prajapati Gautami (stepmother), Princess Yasodhara (consort) and where Prince Siddhartha had spent his childhood. Ramgrama is the brick mound on the bank of the Jharahi River. It is seven meter high brick stupa consisting of relic (one of the eight astha dhatu) of Lord Buddha. The Stupa was built by the king of Ramgrama, who was the eighth king to obtain the Buddha's relics.
 

Cost Details

Trip cost:

US $ 128

Price Include

Airport pickup and drop.
Twin sharing accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
MAP basis (Breakfast into hotel  Lunch into out restaurant)
Guided sightseeing tour in private vehicle.
All sight seeing points normal entrance fees as mentioned in itineraries
Farewell Culture Dinner Program.
Agency service Charge of our office.
 
 

Price Exclude

Nepalese visa fee.

Meals other than mentioned into inclusion.
Flight ticket cost if needed (Kathmandu-Bhairahawa or Bhairahawa -Kathmandu)
Alcholic drinks, cold drinks and other beverages as well as personal items.
Entrance fee (if extra than regular entries) for different sightseeing places.
Any extra cost arose due to natural calamities, political disturbance and delay arrival etc.
MINIMUM 4 PERSONS NEEDED FOR THIS TRIP

 

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