Ground Handling
Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour (Kolkata Arr. Dep)
Itinerary Details
Package Includes
What Makes Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour (Kolkata Arr. Dep) interesting?
Tour Code
STT 0132 BUS
Offer Starts From
Arrive Kolkata By Thai Airways
09N / 10D
Destination Covered
Arrive Kolkata By Thai Airways- Bodhgaya - Dungeshwari - Suj
Package Cost
On Request
Terms & conditions
Day 1 - Hanoi / HCM / Arrive Kolkata by THAI Airways
Arrive Kolkata & transfer to Hotel for Wash & Change with breakfast , later transfer to Railway Station to connect train for Bodhgaya , Arrive Bodhgaya ; Bodhgaya is the most important Buddhist Pilgrimage centre where Lord Buddha attained spiritual birth . Check inn at Hotel , Overnight at Hotel .
Day 2 - Bodhgaya
After breakfast visit the magnificent Mahabodhi Temple , the gaint Bodhi Tree which is believed to have grown from original bodhi tree where the Buddha attained Enlightement. Also visit the chankarama , the jewel – walk where Buddha strolled while in deep thought as well other temple and monasteries , Vietnam Pagoda . Overnight at Hotel .
Day 3 - Bodhgaya / Dungeshwari / Sujata / Bodhgaya
After breakfast leave for Dungeshwari Moutain & later back for Lunch , afternoon visit Sujata Village . Evening free for own activities . Overnight at Hotel .
Day 4 - Bodhgaya / Sarnath / Varanasi
After early breakfast proceed to Varanasi one of holiest and fascinating cities in the East . On arrival transferred to Hotel . Proceed to visit Sarnath . The Dhamek Stupa mark’s the spot of the Buddha ‘s first sermon after enlightenment at this deer park . The museum with a remarkable statue of the Buddha set the wheel of law in motion ; visit Mulgandla kuti temple , dear park Sarnath hallmark is for tranquility . Return to Varanasi for overnight .
Day 5 - Varanasi / Sarnath
After breakfast drive to Sarnath and visit the Jetavana Gardens where the Buddha spent twenty four rainy seasons . At Sravasti , Buddha confused his critics with a million – fold manifestation of himself seated on a thousand petalled lotus , as fire and water emanated from his body . Also visit the Augulimala Cave and the Ananda Bodhi tree . Overnight at Hotel .
Day 6 - Sravasti / Kapilavastu / Lumbini
After breakfast drive to Lumbini , Arrive Lumbini ; visit the birth place of the Buddha . Tour of the Lumbini gardens includes the Ashoka or Rummir Pillar , base relief image of Maya Devi , Puskarnim – the sacred pool sanctum – sanctorum of the birthplace of the Buddha . Overnight at Hotel .
Day 7 - Lumbini / Kushinagar
After early breakfast proceed to Kushinagar , it is here that the passed in to Manapannirvana , the Manapannirvana temple houses a recumbent fight of the Buddha brought from Mathura by the monk haribala . Also visit the brick ruins of Buddha’s cremation . Her you will also see the Indo – Japan – Sri Lanka Buddhist centre and temples of various nations . Overnight at Kushinagar
Day 8 - Kushinagar / Vaishali / Rajgir
After breakfast proceed to Vaishali was the centre of the Buddhist council congregation , held after 1000 years of Buddha ‘s Parinirvana . At Kothua Lord Buddha delivered his last sermon . Later emperor Ashoka erected a huge Pillar to commemorate the spot of the last sermon , Overnight at Kushinagar
Day 9 - Rajgir / Nalanda / Kolkatta
( Overnigt train ) ]After breakfast leave for Nalanda which holds the site of the oldest universities of the world . It had twelve books , ten thousand students , and two thousand teachers and was a centre of great learning which reached its zenith between 5th to 12th century A.D both Lord B and Buddha and Lord Mahavira are said to have visit place . Emperor image of Buddha and Emperor Kumar Gupta built a college of fine artsat Nalanda . Later proceeds for Rajgir , the site of great sancity and significance . It was that the teaching of the Buddha were recorded in writing of his first time . An aerial rope way takes pilgrim up the hill where the Japanese have built a beautiful stupa , visit veluvana ( Bamboo Garden) , the vulture’s peak , Sattapanni cave ( site of 1st Buddhist council ) and other Buddist sites , leave for Bodhgaya for overnight .
Day 10 - Full day Kolkatta / Evening Departure by THAI Airways
Early morning arrive Kolkatta & transfer to Guest House for Wash & Change . later city tour city tour of Kolkatta & after Dinner transfer to Airport to connect flight for onwards destination with Sweet memories of India
Terms & conditions
© Copyright, Shashi Tours || All Rights Reserved
  Powered by