Chitwan and Lumbini Tour From Nepal 2021
Chitwan and Lumbini Tour (“the lovely”) is a Buddhist pilgrimage site in the Rupandehi district of Nepal. It is largely regarded as the place where Queen Mayadevi gave birth to Siddhartha Gautama, although the exact birthplace is disputed.
Siddhartha Gautama lived roughly between 623 and 543 BCE and he founded founded Buddhism as Gautama Buddha.
Lumbini is one of four magnets for pilgrimage that sprang up in places pivotal to the life of the Buddha, the others being at Kushinagar, Bodh Gaya and Sarnath.
Lumbini was where the Buddha lived until the age of 29 Lumbini has a number of temples, including the Mayadevi temple, and others under construction.
Also located here is the Puskarini or Holy Pond where the Buddha’s mother took the ritual dip prior to his birth and where he, too, had his first bath, as well as the remains of Kapilvastu palace.
At other sites near Lumbini, earlier Buddhas were, according to tradition, born, achieved ultimate awakening and finally relinquished earthly form.
Chitwan and Lumbini Tour Details
Lumbini is the holiest place for Buddhist and peace lover. Lumbini is like a garden we can see charming beauty around the place. In 1896 the team of Khadga Samsher and German archeologist Fuehrer found stone pillar which is erected in 249 B C by Emperor Ashok.
Inscription of Ashoka pillar proves the birth of Lord Buddha. In Lumbini there are several viharas (monasteries) from 300 B C to 1500 A D. it shows about Buddhist pilgrimage centre from very early time. Lumbini was declared UNESCO world heritage site in 1997, Contact Us.
Day o1: Arrived in Kathmandu.
We will warmly welcome and receive you from international airport to assist hotel. After getting rest we take you to Nepali restaurant for dinner with cultural show. After dinner rest overnigh.
Day 02: Full day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley.
Today we take you to vist the UNESCO world heritage sites such hindus holy temple Pashupatinath, oldest temple Swayambhunath known as monkey temple, Boudhanath, ancient cities and palaces. Prepare for tomorrow trip and rest overnight.
Day 03: Fly or Drive to Lumbini.
Today we fly or drive to Lumbini. If you take flight it takes 30 minutes to Bhairahawa airport and drive 22 kilometers to reach Lumbini. If we drive it takes 7 hours to cross 260 kilometers and explore local market at the evening and rest overnight. (price will be included for flight)
Day 04: Full day Sightseeing in Lumbini.
Today we visit birth place of Lord Buddha. Here we can find peace insight us. We will explore such as Maya Devi temple, Birth mark stone, holy Puskirni Lake, Asoka pillar, Lumbini museum, Idol of Maya Devi, World peace stupa, World peace flame, Tilaurakot and other places. After exploring the birth place of Lord Buddha we take rest and overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Drive back to Kathmandu.
Today we fly or drive back to Kathmandu. We drive Kathmandu through Chitwan and the edge of Trishuli river which is very famous for rafting. When you reach Kathmandu you can arrange hotel by yourself otherwise we are always ready to help you.