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Footsteps Of Lord Buddha

Bhutan
  • Duration : 15 Days
  • Destination : Delhi - Varanasi - Bodhgaya - Rajgir - Nalanda - Patna - Vaishali - Kushinagar - Lumbini - Sravasti - Lucknow - -Bhopal - Sanchi - Agra - Delhi

Erco Travels presenting exclusive footsteps lord Buddha tour for Buddhist followers. This is a very fascinating and special kind of tour, which represents a journey from prince Siddhartha to Lord Buddha.

This sacred tour starts from the Delhi .In Delhi you will be entertained by the historical places, monuments, lush green gardens and delicious cuisines. After the visit of Delhi, sacredness of the Varanasi brings you to a divine world. It is a place where Buddha preached his five pupils.

After the Varanasi. Bodhgaya, Rajgir, Nalanda, Patna, Vaishali, Kushinagar, Lumbini and Sravasti are covered by this sacred tour. Bodhgaya situated in Gaya district of Bihar. It is a very sacred place because here Lord Buddha achieved nirvana or enlightenment. Mahabodhi temple, Jivekarmavan monastery, Rajgir Heritage Museum, Relic Stupa, Kutagarasala Vihara, World Peace Pagoda, Coronation Tank, reclining statue of Buddha in Kushinagar, Holy Pond or Puskarini in Lumbini, Ashokan Pillar and the Bodhi Tree are the major attractions and pilgrimage places.
So get enlightenment in your life with divine footsteps Lord Buddha tour.


Day 01 : Arrive Delhi

On arrival a warm welcome by our representatives at airport and transfer to hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Badrinath
Varanasi - Ghat

Day 02 : Delhi

After breakfast, enjoy a full day guided sightseeing tour of old and new Delhi. Visit Raj Ghat, Jama Masjid, Birla Mandir, India Gate, President House and Lotus temple. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 03 : Delhi / Varanasi

After breakfast, day is free at leisure. In the evening, transfer to railway station to board train to Varanasi.Overnight on board.

Day 04 : Varanasi / Sarnath / Varanasi

Early morning, arrive at Varanasi. Assistance at the railway station and transfer to hotel.After breakfast, early morning boat excursion on the holy river Ganges to see the bathing ghats and cremation site. Watching people bathing and worship-ping at the ghats is one of the most extraordinary experiences of a visit to India. Later visit the Bharat Mata Temple, Durga temple, Tulsi Manas mandir, Banaras Hindu University which has an art gallery. Afternoon visit Sarnath - here lord Buddha preached his five disciples.Overnight stay at the hotel.


Day 05 : Varanasi / Bodhgaya

After breakfast, drive to Bodhgaya and check-in at hotel. Rest of the day free at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.


Day 06 : Bodhgaya
Bodhgaya
Stupa with Buddhas at Bodhgaya

After breakfast, half day city tour of Bodhgaya and its temples. Rest of the day free at leisure. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 07 : Bodhgaya / Rajgir / Nalanda / Patna

Morning drive to Patna en route visit Lakshmi Narayan Temple and the Japanese Shanti Stupa at Rajgir. Then, stop at Nalanda and visit the Great Stupa.Upon arrival at Patna, check-in at hotel for overnight stay.

Day 08 : Patna / Vaishali / Kushinaga

After breakfast, half day city tour of Patna visiting Patna Sahib and Museum. Then drive to Kushinagar en route visit Vaishali where Buddha preached his last sermon. On arrival, check-in at hotel. Later visit Kushinagar. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 09 : Kushinagar / Lumbini

After breakfast, drive to Lumbini in Nepal, Buddha's birthplace. Upon arrival, check-in at hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 10 : Lumbini / Sravasti

After breakfast, drive to Sravasti, former capital of Kosala Kingdom and check-in at hotel. Rest of the day for independent activities. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 11 : Sravasti / Lucknow / Bhopal

After breakfast, drive to Lucknow and transfer to the railway station board train to Bhopal. Overnight on board.

Day 12 : Bhopal / Sanchi / Bhopal

Arrival at Bhopal and transfer to hotel. After breakfast, excursion to Sanchi to visit the Great Stupa and Toranas. Rest of the day is free at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 13 : Bhopal / Agra

After breakfast, day free for independent activities. In the evening, transfer to railway station to board train to Agra. Overnight on board.

Day 14 : Agra / Delhi

In the early morning, arrive at Agra. Visit the Red Fort of Agra and one of the seven Wonders in the world, the Taj Mahal. Taj Mahal is the eternal symbol of India, built in white marble by the Mughal Emperor Shahjahan for his Empress Mumtaz Mahal. A total of 20,000 workmen worked for 22 years to complete it. In the afternoon, drive to Delhi. Upon arrival, check-in at hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.


Day 15 : Delhi

Depart After breakfast, day free at leisure. In the evening, transfer to airport to connect the flight for onward destination.