Arrival Varanasi.Meet and assistance by representative and later transfer to the hotel.
Varanasi, also commonly known as Benares,is a city situated on the bank of the river Ganges in Indian state of Utter Pradesh. It is one of the oldest inhabitend cities in the world and probably the oldest in India.Over night stay in Varanasi.
Early morning excursion to varanasi for seeing the spectacular sunrise at holy river Ganga. Take a boat ride in the holly river and from the boat you may witness the marvelous sun rising above the waters. At the same time you can see many people offering prayers in the water.Return to the hotel for breakfast and later visit Sarnath. It is the deer park where Gautam Buddha first tought the dharma, and where the Bhuddhist Sangha came into existence through the enlightment of Kondanna. Dhamek Stupa,Mulgandh Kuti Vihar,Chaukhandi Stupa. Over Night stay at hotel.
Morning after breakfast drive to sravasti, transfer to hotel.VisitSravasti where Buddhapreached most of his sermons. It is belived that sravasti,also known as Sahet-Mahet,was founded by legendary king Sravast. Over night stay in Sravasti.
Morning after breakfast This place is important from Buddhism point of view because Lord Buddha performed a number of miracles here. It was in Sravasti that He displayed a million fold manifestation of hi
Lumbini to Kushinagar(182 kms/05 hrs drive)
Morning after breakfast visit Lumbini has a number of temples,including the Mayadevi temple and the Ashokan Piller.South of the ashokan Piller,is the famous sacred pool ie: Puskarnia belived to be the same sacred pool in which Maya Devi took a holy deep just before giving birth to the Lord and also where infant Buddha was given his first purification bath.
Later drive to Kushinagar. Kushinagar is named after the sacred death-place of Lord Buddha.at Kushinagar,Lord Buddha,an apostle of peace, compassion and nonviolence,attained Mahaparinirvana(salvation) in 483BC.
Upon arraival check in hotel and later visit the main site in Kushinagar. The two places most frequently visited in Kushinagar are the Mahaparinirvana Stupa,which is built on the place of Buddha's Mahaparinirvana(Great Nirvana or Passing away), and the place of his cremation,which is 1.6 km away. Close to the Mahaparinirvana Stupa is a 1500 year surrounded by ruins of ancient monasteries
Overnight stay in Kushinagar.
Mr Mr. Ramji Pandey