Nepal Buddhist Culture Tour
8 days, Buddhist Tour
Enjoy staying in Deluxe or standard Hotels (On choice) Visit UNESCO World Heritage City in Kathmandu Cultural Tour, Excellent views of the top 10 mountains on our planet, Stay Overnights at Finest resort in Nagarkot with excellent views, Visit Birth place of Lord Buddha. Optional Mountain view flights Near Mt. Everest (Highest peak in the world)
Day 01: ARRIVE – KATHMANDU(D)
Upon arrival, you will meet our staff and you will be transferred to Hotel. After short rest, we will visit the Swayambhunath Temple, said to be 2500 years Stupa on a hillock, which offers a breath-taking view of Kathmandu City and the Sunset view. This Stupa is the oldest of its kind in Nepal, listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Monument Listed in 1979.Next; we will visit historic Kathmandu Durbar Square (Hanuman Dhoka) if you are lucky, you will be able to have a glance of the famous living Goddess of Nepal name Kumari, Nepalese traditional cultural show with dinner at restaurant. After dinner you will be able to stroll along the busy street of Kathmandu city center. Overnight Kathmandu.
Day 02: KATHMANDU_LUMBINI By Bus or (By air optional
108USD ) (BLD) After breakfast, we will depart to Lumbini by coach about 7-8 hours passing through the beautiful villages, Rivers, waterfalls. Upon arrival in Lumbini check in to Hotel and we will proceed for a day Excursion. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 03: LUMBINI FULL DAY TOUR (BLD)
Afternoon full day tour in Lumbini: the main attraction include - The Sacred Garden, spread over 8sq km and possessing all the treasures of the historic area. The Mayadevi Temples, which we find a bas relief of Mayadevi, the Buddha mother giving birth to him. The Mayadevi shrine which is the oldest monument of Nepal. The Ashokan Pillar, which was erected by Emperor Ashoka in 249BC to commemorate his pilgrimage to the sacred site. The Sacred pond, Puskarni, where the queen Mayadevi had taken a bath just before giving birth to the Buddha. Overnight stay in Lumbini.
Day 04: LUMBINI-KATHMANDU (BLD)
Today, we will depart to Kathmandu by coach about 7-8 hours or (Domestic flight US$100 optional) Upon arrival in Kathmandu, transfer to hotel. Evening free and easy scroll around exotic city. Overnight stay in Kathmandu.
Day 05: KATHMANDU –PHARPING- KATHMANDU(BLD)
After breakfast, drive to Pharping to visit Guru Ringbuche cave,Guru Rimbuche monastery . Pharping has its own ancient history, so, it is considered as a History of Village. It's also said that Great Gurus of Hinduism and Buddhism get enlightened at Pharping. It's also famous as a religious place. For example; Great Guru Padmasambhava got enlightened at Asura Cave, Gorakhanath and Sheshnarayan Cave at Pharping. It's important religious place for Buddhist pilgrimages.Drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 06: KATHMANDU –NAGARKOT (BLD)
After breakfast, we will proceed to we proceed to visit for Buddhanath Stupa. This stupa is the largest in the Asia region and listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites at 1997.After lunch, drive to Nagarkot, 2300m above seal-level, this scenic spot, with a spectacular view of the sunset and Mount Everest can be seen on a clear day. In the evening, drive to sunset viewpoint. Enjoy magnificent sunset view. Stay overnight at Nagarkot.
Day 07: NAGARKOT –KATHMANDU (BLD)
We will awake to the beginning of a cold but stunningly spectacular dawn: the first rays of the sun firing the peaks a hellish red slowly lighting the Himalayas from Kachenjunga and Everest in the far East to the Annapurnas and Dwawlagiri in the West. Drive to Kathmandu. Half a day free and leisure for your final shopping. Dinner and overnight
Day 08: KATHMANDU –FLY HOME (BLD)
After your breakfast you will be transferred to the airport to fly back home.
- Group Size:02 Pax Minimum
- Grade:Leisure tour (Buddhist Culture)
- Accommodation:Hotel/resort (3-5Star)
- Transportation:A/C: Car, Van, Bus (as per group size)
- Duration:8 Days
Day 01: Arrive – Kathmandu(D)
Day 02: Kathmandu_Lumbini
Day 03: Lumbini Full Day Tour (BLD)
Day 04: Lumbini-Kathmandu (BLD)
Day 05: Kathmandu –Pharping- Kathmandu(BLD)
Day 06: Kathmandu –Nagarkot (BLD)
Day 07: Nagarkot –Kathmandu (BLD)
Day 08: Kathmandu –Fly Home (BLD)
A/C transport throughout the trip
Hotel accommodation as per above itinerary
Guided tours as per above itinerary
All meals and hot beverages as per above itinerary
Entry permits fees UNESCO world heritage sites
All necessary documents permit (where applicable)
Cost does not includes:
Visa fee 25US$ with 2Passport size photos, Visa can be apply at KTM airport on arrival
Drinks (cold and alcoholic)
Expenses of personal nature
Tipping (tipping guideline (Tour Guide US$4 & for Driver US$2 per day per passengers)