Nepal Buddhist Circuit Tour visits you to Swoyambhunath and Boudhanath stupa, Kopan monastery, Dhulikhel and Namo Buddha and Lumbini, the birth place of Lord Buddha. Buddhism in Nepal is believed to be dated from the birth of Buddha himself. Buddha visit the land visited by Bodhisattvas and previous Buddha.
Nepal Buddhist circuit tour takes you on a journey giving you renewed faith and inner peace about our lives. This Buddhist circuit tour let you know the religious tolerance and harmony in Nepal which is probably a unique example to the world. Check below the Buddhist circuit itinerary and for the best package deal; ask to local tour guide and leader.
Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu.
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, we meet & greet you at Kathmandu airport and then transfer to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Kathmandu Tour.
Kathmandu Sightseeing tour- visit Swoyambhunath stupa, Boudhanath stupa and Kapan Monastery and drive further to Dhulikhel. Overnight at Hotel in Dhulikhel.
Day 3: Buddhist Tour –Namobuddha and Patan.
After breakfast visit the ancient Buddhist Monastery Namobuddha and then drive back to Kathmandu with the sightseeing of Patan city (Vihara, Jana Bahal, Mahabouddha, Hiranya Varna Mahavihar, and Rudra Varna Mahavihar).
Day 4: Kathmandu Lumbini Overland Tour.
After breakfast, drive to Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Lumbini is the Mecca of every Buddhist being one of the four holy places of Buddhism.
Day 5: Lumbini Tour.
Full day sightseeing tour to Kapilbastu - Buddhist temples, monastery and religious activities. Maya Devi Temple - Lumbini remained neglected for centuries. In 1895, Fuehrer, a famous German archaeologist, discovered the great pillar, further exploration and excavation of the surrounding area revealed the existence of a brick temple and a sandstone sculpture within the temple itself which represents the scenes of Buddha’s birth. On the south of the Maya Devi temple there is the famous sacred bathing pool known as Puskarni. It is believed that Maha Devi took a bath in this pool before the delivery. The temple is built gradually and is composed of many temples, one after the other. It is also found that there is possibility that an Ashoka Stupa existed in the place of temple.
Day 6: Tilaurakot Tour
After breakfast visit Tilaurakot. Tilaurakot was the cardinal point of the ancient Shakya dynasty city of Kapilavastu. It is situated west to Lumbini garden, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha. In the afternoon fly back to Kathmandu.
Day 7: Kathmandu Airport.
Free until the departure time. Transfer to the airport to board the flight to the onward destination.