BUDDHISM VOYAGE WITH VARANASI

5 Nights / 6 Days

Overview

Buddhism is one of the most preached religions in India and its foundation stone was laid by a prince turned monk ‘Gautama Buddha’ around 2000 years back. He started his voyage from NEPAL and visited several places en-route, each of which witnessed the evolution of Buddhism. The ‘Golden Triangle of Buddhism Voyage’ package has been designed to take you on a journey through all those places, which are currently located in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh.

 

Highlights

Buddhist Tour

Banaras Hindu University

Nalanda- the ancient Indian university

Ganges in Varanasi

 

ITINERARY

DAY 1: Gaya (Arrival) – Bodhgaya

Upon arrival in Gaya, you will be transferred to the hotel to relax. Later, embark on a sightseeing tour of Mahabodhi temple, Thai Temple and Bodhi tree. Stay overnight in the hotel.

DAY 2: Bodhgaya – Rajgir – Nalanda – Patna

Post breakfast in the morning, leave by road for Patna. On the way, explore the attractions of Rajgir-the ancient capital of Bihar, and Nalanda- the ancient Indian university. Upon arrival, check into the hotel for night stay.

DAY 3: Patna – Vaishali – Kushinagar

Post breakfast in the morning, drive towards Kushinagar. On the way, visit Vaishali, which has its connection with the Hindu epic Ramayana. Upon arrival, check in at the hotel for night stay.

DAY 4: Kushinagar – Varanasi

Post breakfast in the morning; embark on a sightseeing tour of Kushinagar covering the Mahaparinirvana temple and Thai Temple. Later, drive towards Varanasi. Stay overnight in the hotel.

DAY 5: Varanasi

Early morning, around 5 AM, enjoy a boat ride on the river Ganges in Varanasi. Post breakfast; visit Sarnath, where the celebrated Buddhist chants “Buddham Sharanam Gachhami “came into existence. In the afternoon, explore the sights of Varanasi which include The Vishwanath Temple & the Durga Temple and The Banaras Hindu University. Stay overnight in the hotel.

DAY 6: Varanasi Departures

Post breakfast in the morning, you will be transferred to the airport to board flight back home.

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Rs.15,599/- Starting Price Per Person - On twin sharing basis

Cost Includes:

  • Commercial vehicle
  • All Tax, Toll tax, Parking, Driver night charges Pickup and Drop to/from Railway station/Airport
  • Accommodation in 3* hotel
  • All breakfasts
  • One Boat ride for about 45 min which covers all major Ghats of Varanasi (At time of morning sun rise)
  • Complimentary Mineral water (one bottle per day per person)

Cost Excludes:

  • Meals other than the ones mentioned in the inclusions above and as specified.
  • Any personal expenditure like tip, Pooja etc.
  • Any other boat ride, Guide charges
  • Any Entrance Ticket
  • Any Train/Flight Ticket
  • GST

Note:-

  • The Rates are subjects to change without any prior notice.
  • Non Ac rooms in Hills Station
  • Confirmation is subject to availability
  • Ac will not work in hilly areas in the vehicle.
  • Rates are not valid for Long Weekends, Festive Weekends & X-Mas, New Year
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