Explore Origins of Buddhism - Bodhgaya, Varanasi, Kushinagar, Sravasti, Lucknow

Departure City:
Patna
Duration:
7 Days
7 days tour
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Explore Bodhgaya, a place where Lord Buddha attained enlightment and buddhism came into existence 2600 years ago.

Inclusions :

• 02 nights accommodation in Bodhgaya, 01 night in Varanasi, 01 night in Kushinagar, 01 night in Sravasti, 01 night in Lucknow
• Daily breakfast
• Transfers & Sightseeing by AC vehicle
• Hotel &Transportation taxes 


Day 1: Patna - Bodhgaya: Arrive at Patna and drive to Bodhgaya where Buddha attained enlightenment (most sacred pilgrimage place for Buddhist). Enroute visit to Nalanda (one of the most famed university citadels of ancient times) and Rajgir (it was once the ancient capital of the powerful Kingdom of Maghada). From the out-skirts of Rajgir, a historic road leads to Gridhakuta or vultures peak where the Buddha preached. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 2: Bodhgaya: After breakfast proceed for sightseeing of Bodhgaya visiting Mahabodhi temple. Overnight at the hotel. 

Day 3: Bodhgaya – Varanasi: Morning after breakfast leave Bodhgaya for Varanasi. On arrival transfer to hotel. Afternoon excursion to Sarnath. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 4: Varanasi – Kushinagar: Early morning boat ride on the river Ganges to see the sunrise and the bathing Ghats of an ancient Hindu city. Later leave proceed to Kushinagar. Half day sightseeing and overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 5: Kushinagar – Lumbini – Sravasti: After breakfast leave Kushinagar for Lumbini (in Nepal). Later sightseeing of Lumbini. Emperor Ashoka, in the twenty first year after his coronation, visited this Birthplace and raised a pillar on the spot. Later proceed to Sravasti (Sahet-Mahet). Overnight at the hotel.

Day 6: Sravasti – Lucknow: Morning visit Sravasti (Sahet-Mahet), capital of the ancient Kingdom of Kosala, an active centre for Buddhism. After sighseeing proceed to Lucknow. Overnight at the hotel. 

Day 7: Departure: After breakfast departure transfer to Airport / Railway station.

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