LORD BUDDHA TOURS INDIA
LORD BUDDHA TOURS
The package named Footsteps of Lord Buddha covers the tour to Varanasi, Bodhgaya, Nalanda, Rajgir, Vaishali, Kushinagar, Lumbini, Sravasti and finally Lucknow.
Varanasi, also known as Kashi is one of world's oldest living cities and is called the religious capital of India. Lying on the bank of sacred river Ganga, it is one of the seven holy spots for Hindus. This tour package then takes you the venerable tourist trap Bodh Gaya. Original Bodhi Tree under which the Buddha gained enlightenment and the Lotus tank inside the Bodhi temple complex are main places to visit. Nalanda, an ancient core of higher learning in Bihar and place of scenic beauty Rajgir located in a valley spell bounds the tourists. The package highlights the tour to Vaishali that enshrined Lord Buddha’s ashes and where Lord Buddha preached his last sermon. Ashok Pillars in the birth place of Lord Buddha at Lumbini and Chaumukhi are interesting places to roam about. Kushinagar has Mahaparinirwana temple representing the statue of dying Buddha reclining on his right side. The Ashoka pillar in Lumbini constructed by King Ashoka pulls the attraction of tourists. Jetavana, one of the most eminent of the Buddhist monasteries in India is located in Sravasti where Buddha passed the greater part of his monastic life. Bara Imambara in Lucknow is an extensive historical monument of India and the world's largest arched room without any pillars. The Rumi Darwaza of Lucknow is an example of the fine architectural style of Awadh.
Day 01 : Delhi - Varanasi
To start a marvelous spiritual journey along the Footsteps of Buddha, all you is to arrive in the Holy city of Varanasi. You will be welcomed and extended all kinds of help on your arrival. Avail of the transport to your hotel. After check in give yourself time to relax and to be one with the holy environment. Attend the evening prayer at the Holy Ganges.
Day 02: Varanasi City Tour
Day 03: Varanasi – Bodhgaya
Day 04: Bodhgaya City Tour
Day 05: Bodhgaya – Nalanda – Rajgiron
Day 06: Rajgir – Vaishali – Kushinagar
Day 07: Kushinagar – Lumbini
Day 08: Lumbini – Sravasti – Lucknow
Day 09: Lucknow – Delhi
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