Trip Highlights of Lumbini Tour
- Lumbini is the birthplace of Lord Buddha.
- It is an ideal place to understand the early life of Buddha and the development of Buddhism.
- Lumbini preserves historically significant materials and facts.
- Lumbini possesses many new monasteries occupied by various nations—Myanmar Temple was built with the contribution of Burmese Buddhists. The structure of the Monastery is attractive. It is white in the color of the golden pinnacle at the top, resembling as it is soaring to the sky. China Temple- Beautiful pagoda-style temple. Korean Temple-
- Beautiful temple consisting of various rewardable images of Lord Buddha visit on Lumbini tour.
- Lumbini is the main attraction for Buddhist pilgrimage visitors.
- Lumbini is truly a trekker’s paradise. Incredible Himalayan views, charming hill villages, many adorned temples, and diverse wildlife are the wonders of this place.
Overview of Lumbini Tour
Lumbini tour is one of the best tour places in Nepal. It lies between China and India. It is one of the most fascinating places on earth. It would help if you traveled in some way today. Other cultures and places will add different colors to your life.
Nepal is the land of snowy peaks and impressive mountains. It is famous for its incredible landscapes. It is a country filled with diverse cultures, enormous adventures, and many more. Most importantly, it is home to 8 tallest mountains among the ten tallest mountains in the world.
If you want to know more about the Lumbini Nepal tour, Lumbini Nepal tour is the best exploring place for adventure junkies from all over the world. The dazzling mountains have a lot to offer. It has the best hiking package and mountaineering.
The trekking and paragliding are the major adventure activities in the Mountain region. As well as there is a complete array of outdoor activities that most adventure lovers seek. Nepal is the home to Majestic Mountain, Mt. Everest, and the Birthplace of Lord Buddha.
Lumbini tour Nepal is the best place for a pilgrimage tour
The breathtaking country of Nepal covers diverse landscapes around the Himalayan Mountains. It has flat, expansive plains in the south. Nepal has many offers ranging from pilgrimage tours and historical place visits. Religious treks are trekking in the lap of the Himalayas.
You get a close insight into the life of Lord Buddha. You know about the development of Buddhism in the Lumbini Nepal Tour Package. You will enjoy the beauty of this fantastic paradise, Nepal.
You will learn vibrant culture and meet charismatic people. Sparkling mountains and deep gorges are the major perks of a Nepal visit. They are the significant factors that make Nepal an ideal destination. It is best for adventures and culture.
Lumbini is one of the world’s most popular, holiest pilgrimage places. It is in the Rupendehi District. Lumbini is in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites now. We can explore the monasteries and try other Nepali food on the street. We can ride a bicycle along the edges of rural terrain. We can also attend meditation classes, the primary activities you can do in Lumbini.
Lumbini is the birthplace of Lord Buddha
This place is famous for being the birthplace of Lord Buddha. This place is holy because Queen Maya Devi gave birth to Siddhartha Gautam in this place. Siddhartha Gautama lived roughly between 623 and 543 BCE. He founded d Buddhism as Gautama Buddha.
The Lumbini Tour Package goes along with Maya Devi temple, Kudan, and Devadaha. It also passes Aurorakot, Gotihawa, Tilaurakot, Sagarhawa, Niglihawa, and Ramagrama. These places bear great significance to the enlightenment, life, and death of Buddha.
Lumbini consists of many temples, Monasteries, and many other constructions. Puskarini, a holy pond where the Buddha’s mother bathed before giving birth to Buddha, lies in Lumbini. Lumbini Nepal is a famous Buddhist pilgrimage site. It is in the Rupan Delhi district, Nepal.
You can get the best meditation class at Lumbini in meditation centers run by Buddhist monks. You can explore the dynamic environment and enjoy yourself. Maya Devi Temple, discovered a few years ago, is the most beautiful part of Lumbini. It honors the mother of Lord Buddha.
Itinerary of Lumbini Tour
Day 01: Arrival in Nepal and transfer to Lumbini.
You arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu, for your Lumbini tour of Nepal. Afterward, you are ready to fly to Bhairahawa. Bhairahawa Airport is around a 25-minute flight from Kathmandu. This airport is closest (25 km) to the Lumbini.
Then, our representative will drive you to Lumbini, Nepal, and transfer you to the Hotel at Lumbini. After having a short rest and refreshments in a hotel, you will go for a sightseeing tour in Lumbini.
Day 02: Tour of Lumbini
Today, after breakfast, your Lumbini tour will start. We will visit Maya Devi Temple, Asoka Piller, The Lumbini Garden, the Bodhi tree, museums, and the monasteries of Lumbini.
Overnight at Lumbini.
Day 03: More tour in Lumbini and flying back home or continue tour other places
The third day of the Lumbini tour offers you Kapilvastu Sightseeing. Therefore, have an early breakfast and drive to Kapilvastu. Visit Kapilvastu, Niglihawa, Ramagram, Aurorakot, Kudan, Gotihawa, and Ashoka Pillar. Fly back home or do further tours.
Fixed Departure Dates
Note: We can run a trip for solo travelers, couple, friends and family with children. Our private trips are running everyday. If you are looking for a group joining trip please contact us.
- Bhairahwa International Airport to Hotel transfers on arrival day.
- Your hotel twin-sharing accommodation includes breakfast.
- Guided Tour as per itinerary with expert tour guide and private car.
- Comprehensive pre-departure information and trip dossiers
- Official paper works, Service charges, and all Government Taxes
- Lunch and dinner
- Nepal entry visa fee you can get at Nepal Airport.
- Monuments, Tempels entrance fees
- International Airfare/Airport tax, City tour Sightseeing entry fees.
- Tips and gratitude
- Any other expenses which are not mentioned in the Price Include section
Essential Information - Lumbini Tour
Maya Devi Temple
Maya Devi temple is the main attraction of our Lumbini tour. It is also called the spiritual heart of Lumbini Nepal. Queen Maya Devi gave birth to Lord Buddha in the temple in around 563 BC. The sacred garden is adjoined with this temple and is also essential.
The park comprises a Pillar of Ashoka, maroon- and saffron-robed monks, an old piece of stupas, and the sacred Bodhi Tree, etc. You can find a separate ticket inspection booth and entrance inside the temple premises. This place is well-secure as it is one of the most famous religious sites in the world.
You can’t take photographs inside the Maya Devi temple. As well as you will see the hoarding board indicating the restriction of pictures. Inside the temple premises, you can see the drawing portraying the birth of Lord Buddha. The Ashoka pillar is another highlight of the Lumbini tour, the oldest in Nepal. Emperor Ashoka (249 BC), who visited the park, erected it.
So, you will see the sandstone carvings of the birth of Buddha. People worship Queen Maya Devi as a Hindu mother goddess at that place. Beneath the stone, there is the spot where Buddha was born. This Maya Devi temple is the heart of Lumbini.
The Lumbini Garden
The Lumbini garden is attached to the temple, where the Indian Emperor Ashoka erected the pillar around 245 BC. The garden saves the exact birthplace of Buddha. But, people call the entire area of the temple the garden.
It is another attraction of the Lumbini tour. It is the sacred pond where Maya Devi bathed before the birth of Buddha. The dots around the grounds show the ruined foundation of giant bricks of stupas and monasteries. They date back to the 2nd century to the 9th Century AD. The pond lies to the south of the temple.
The famous Bodhi Tree is in Lumbini, Nepal:
The most colorful and decorated tree in Lumbini is the “Bodhi Tree.” It lies inside the temple premises. Although The physical outlook of a tree is, nice decoration with shaping in a heart leaves. The tree is famous as Lord Buddha, who achieved enlightenment in India. Hence, you can explore the Maya Devi temple and meditate under the Bodhi tree to find wisdom.
Lumbini tour Packing list ideas
For the best packing for the Lumbini tour, it is better to check the weather before packing. Even if you won’t be traveling for a few weeks or months, you can check the average highs and lows to help you expect your wardrobe needs as you prepare.
Clothing and Accessories
- Good walking shoes, an extra pair of trainer
- One pair of flip-flops or sandals
- Shirts (short and long-sleeved)
- Socks and underwear
- Bathing suit
- Raincoat and umbrella
- 1 warm jacket for the sunrise tour.
- Lightweight fleece or sweater if you travel in winter
- If you travel in winter, December-February, get a warm enough jacket, sweater, coat, trousers, thermal wear, warm socks. Woolen hat, light gloves, scarf.
- Hand sanitizer
- small medicine box
- SPF 15 lip balm
- Insect repellent
- ATM card ( You need to call your bank before traveling to Nepal and tell them to unblock your card.)
- Personal credit card
- Bring Cash of about USD 60 to pay their on-arrival visa fees and for some coffee and tea at the airport lounge. You can bring small notes that are easier to exchange for your Himalayan tour.
- An adaptor/converter, the two-pin plug is mainly used in Nepal
- Camera with extra batteries or charger
- Passport: Passport must be the most valid 6 months before you arrive here. Get a copy of it.
- Few passport-size photographs for a visa and to get the local SIM card
- A copy of the tour itinerary
- A list of significant phone numbers
It is also a good idea to pack the following things if your checked luggage is delayed:
- Airline boarding pass
- Toothbrush and toothpaste
- Extra clothes
- Cell phone and charger
Meals during the Lumbini Tour
We will provide a buffet-style breakfast in 2 to 5-star hotels on our Lumbini tour. During lunch, our guide will take you to a good restaurant with choices of Nepali and Western menus. You can choose to dine in the Hotel for dinner in the city. Or you can visit one of the many excellent restaurants in Lumbini and Bhairahawa.
Hotels Standards during the Lumbini Tour
Budget to 5-star hotels is available during the Lumbini tour. We can choose the hotels as per your interest and budget. All the hotels we choose are centrally located. They have a unique charm and excellent standards. Hotels are clean and have comfortable rooms. There are extra friendly staff at your service.
Our Tour Leaders
All our tour guides are professional. The Government of Nepal has trained and examined them. Have excellent English and other languages. They speak French, Japanese, Spanish, and German. All our guides have an in-depth knowledge of the local culture.
They can explain religion, arts, and architecture, monuments. They can give insights about the temples and their historical and cultural value. They will provide you with everything needed during your Lumbini tour.
Place nearby Lumbini
Kudan is about 4.5 km south of Tilaurakot to take on our Lumbini tour. It’s a large mound of structural ruins and a pool close to the ruins of stupas and monasteries. Their area unit is to the Kasaya Stupa, where a Kasaya (monks wore a yellow gown) was conferring to Lord Buddha.
It is where King Suddhodhana met Lord Buddha for the first time. He met Lord Buddha once he came from cosmic enlightenment.
Ramagram is the maternal home of Buddha. We can also see the biggest stupa from here. People believe that the stupa is from around 600 B.C. Ramagram is a brick mound on the bank of the Jharahi River and also one of the eight Astha Dhatu(relics) of Lord Buddha. It is 7 meters high.
It may be a massive rectangular fortified space with the remains of an associate. Also, the ancient fosse and brick fortifications east of Niglihawa. Aurorakot is about 10 km northeast of Taulihawa.
It is a vital site for the Lumbini tour that lies 7 km north of Taulihawa. The place consists of broken pieces of Ashkan Pillar near the large pond. It is also known that Kanakmuni Buddha was born, enlightened, and met his father in this place. Locals regard this place as a significant religious place for Buddhists. This place holds a high value for research scholars.
It is another place for the Lumbini tour. Situated about 3.5 km north of Tilaurakot is Sagarhawa, which is rectangular in structure. It lies west of the Banganga River.
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