Lumbini tour info
The Lumbini tour is a tremendously popular pilgrimage tour designed to explore the perceptible facts of Lord Gautam Buddha’s life and great archaeological triumph of mankind reflected in the rich archaeological settings of Lumbini. Lumbini, the birth place of Buddha, stands as the center of holy faith to innumerable Buddhists all over the world. It is situated around 300 km away from Kathmandu in the Rupendehi district of southern Nepal. Lumbini boasts around 62 archaeological sites which exhibit the episodes of Buddha’s life. This place is listed as the UNESCO world heritage site for immense historical and religious significance it holds. This tour gives deep insight into the life of Lord Buddha and the development of Buddhism in the world. Lumbini has got more prominence since its declaration of Fountain of world peace and the pilgrimage for all the peace adoring people around the world in 1998.
Lord Buddha, the apostle of peace and the light of Asia, enlightens the significance of this place with great biographical narrative that is worth exploring. The major highlight of this endeavor involves visiting various archaeological sites embedded inside the Lumbini which includes:
The Ashoka Pillar
This stone pillar is believed to be erected by the Indian Emperor, Ashoka in 245 BC which includes the inscription about the birth of Buddha.
This pond holds the myth about Mayadevi, the mother of Buddha who took bath in this pond before giving birth to Buddha.
This temple is dedicated to Mayadevi and is marked with the sculptures and craving of figures and designs.
This place is believed to be the capital of Kapilvastu and home of King Suddhodhan, the father of Buddha. Here, Lord Buddha spent first 29 years of his life.
Kudan, located to 4.5 km south of Tilaurakot, is a settlement of structural ruins of stupas and monasteries of that period. It holds the fable about the King Suddhodhan meeting his son, Buddha, after his return from celestial enlightment.
Located to 3 km southwest of Taulihawa, this is the religious site of Buddhists with historical and archaeological significance which boasts abundant brick structures of ancient stupas and monasteries.
It is about 12 km north of Taulihawa which is basically a forest site where the ruins of ancient pond was exhumed in 1895. This place is also identified as the “Palace of the Massacre of the Shakyas”.
Located to 7 km north of Taulihawa, this place holds great archaeological significance where the remains of broken Ashoka Pillar are well preserved lying close to a large pond.
Aurorakot lies to 10 km northeast of Taulihawa. This area is fortified with the remains of ancient moat and bricks.
Located to 54 km east of Lumbini across the Rohini River, Devdaha is famed as the maternal home town of Queen Mayadevi. This is the place where Buddha spent his childhood.
This place is celebrated as the maternal home of Buddha. It holds one of the biggest stupa with the height of 7 meters containing one of the Astha Dhatu (Eight Relics) of Lord Buddha and is believed to be built around 600 BC.
Besides these, Lumbini is decorated with monasteries recently built by different nations which include Myanmar Temple, China Temple, Korean Temple and many mores.
For all of you basically interested in Buddhist religion and archaeological stuff, this tour can be an idyllic endeavor. Blaze mountain adventure, a premium trekking and travel service operator arranges Lumbini tour with varieties of packages made available. The details of this tour have been outlined in the itinerary section below. For any necessary changes and queries, please feel easy to mail us or give a call. Blaze mountain adventure would be pleasured to assist you on the matter.
Lumbini tour Itinerary
|Day 01 :||Namaste and warm welcome to nepal.Upon your arrival in Nepal our team member will welcome and assists you to your hotel, after which you will receive a welcome dinner.|
|Day 02 :||Kathmandu tours, Swayambhu, Boudhanath, Kapan Monastery.|
|Day 03 :||Drive or flight to Lumbini.|
|Day 04 :||Full day sightseeing around Lumbini|
|Day 05 :||Drive from Lumbini to Pokhara.|
|Day 06 :||Sightseeing Davis fall and Shiva cave, Seti george, Mahendra cave.|
|Day 07 :||Sightseeing Peace Pagoda, Malepatan, Tibetan Refugee Camp.|
|Day 08 :||Drive to Kathmandu evening shopping.|
|Day 09 :||After this wonderful Lumbini tour if you have additional time you can join other program like Hiking,Expedition,Climbing, Safari, Rafting, Tours.we arrange trip according to your wish.In case if you like to conclude your stay without any further program we will transfer you to airport for your departure.|
Lumbini tourSerivce Include
|Airport Transfers pickup and drop.|
|Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu for 3 night's BB basis.|
|All entrance fees of temple, monastery, and museum etc.|
|All transportation during Lumbini tour package.|
|Experience English speaking tour Guide.|
|Guided Sightseeing Tour.|
|All government and local taxes.|
Lumbini tour Serivce Exclude
|International airfare to and from Kathmandu.|
|Nepal entry visas fee.|
|Travel and rescue insurance.|
|Lunch and Dinner in Katmandu..|
|Personal expenses (phone, internet, laundry, beverages etc.)|
|Other unexpected cost due to delay, strike etc.|
|Tips for guide, staff and driver.|
Blaze mountain adventure organizes safe and comfortable Lumbini tour for our guest. The experience we have had as a porter during the early stage of our career has helped us to understand the real tour, which we use to make the trip happy and memorable. If you want to change our tour itinerary, Blaze mountain adventure can customize it to meet your needs. Otherwise we will follow the above itinerary. Blaze mountain adventure organize both tea house tour and camping tour on your request.
Lumbini tour Addition Information
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