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Nepal Buddhism Tour

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  • Nepal Buddhist Cultural Tour in which we take you to some of the most important Buddhist sites in the world, including the birthplace of Buddha - Lumbini. The tour combines both the natural and cultural aspects of touring in Nepal, starting from Kathmandu:  the cultural, historical and political center of Nepal. Kathmandu has its own brand of cultural life which is based on unique mixture different religions and faiths.
  • Detail Itinerary

    • Arrive in Kathmandu
      Day 01

      Arrive in Kathmandu

      Upon your arrival in the Kathmandu airport (TIA) you will be greeted by representative from Nepal GoGo Treks. After that you will be transferred to your hotel where you will have welcome drink. Overnight at Kathmandu hotel.

    • Visit Boudhanath, Some Monasteries at Boudha & Kapan Monastery
      Day 02

      Visit Boudhanath, Some Monasteries at Boudha & Kapan Monastery

      Today we will visit to Boudhanath Stupa, one of the largest stupas in the world and an important Buddhist pilgrimage. The unique octagonal Mandala designed with hundreds of prayer wheels and the 108 images of the Buddha set into the niches around the huge structure. This is also called mini Tibet. The Kapan Monastery at Kapan Hill, a few kilometers higher north from Boudhanath is also known as Nepal Bouddhist Mahayan Centre. Kapan Monastery follows Gelug tradition of Tibetan Mahayana Buddhism under the guidance of Lama Zopa Rinpoche. There is also a nunnery nearby the main monastery, known as the Khachoe Ghakyil Ling Nunnery, home to about 400 nuns. Overnight at Kathmandu.

    • Visit Swayambhunath & Pharping
      Day 03

      Visit Swayambhunath & Pharping

      We will drive to Swayambhunath Stupa in the morning, which is one of the oldest Buddhist monuments in the world with more than 2000 years of history and also a major Buddhist pilgrimmage. According to legend, the civilization of Kathmandu Vallley itself begins with Swayambhu, which literally means "the self-existent." After visiting Swayambhunath, we will drive for pharping.

    • Kathmandu-Pokhara
      Day 04

      Kathmandu-Pokhara

      We will make a 6-hour drive to Pokhara where we will have lunch on our way. Upon reaching Pokhara during the afternoon time we will go to pay our visit to some Buddhist sites there. Overnight at Pokhara.

    • Pokhara: World Peace Pagoda, Malepatan Gumba, Hyangja Tibetan Refugee Camp
      Day 05

      Pokhara: World Peace Pagoda, Malepatan Gumba, Hyangja Tibetan Refugee Camp

      We will visit Buddhists landmarks of Pokhara, the World Peace Stupa which offers panaromic view has its own cultural values. Then we will go for a boating and cross Phewa lakeand then we will visit Malepatan Gompha. Then we make another hike to Hyangja, the site for Tibetan refugee camp who fled Tibet after the Cultural Revolution in China. Overnight at Pokhara.

    • Drive to Lumbini
      Day 06

      Drive to Lumbini

      We will drive to Lumbini today from Pokhara which takes for about 6-7 hours. We will say goodbye to the Himalayas in Pokhara, and head toward a more flat lands of Nepal's Terai. The weather is beautiful out there. Perhaps, Lumbini is the most important Buddhist pilgrimage site - the place where Buddha was born. In case we reach Lumbini around the sunset time, we can stroll in the local market to have a glimpse into the local lifestyle. Overnight at Lumbini.

    • Full Day Explore Lumbini
      Day 07

      Full Day Explore Lumbini

      Lumbini is one of world's major religious, architectural, and historical places. We devote today's time in visiting as many places and sites in Lumbini as possible. The place is really a big area with monuments, temples, and ancients sites making it a UNESCO World Heritage Site. First we visit the Mayadevi temple which is built on the exact place where Buddha was born. We spend some time wandering around the gardens. We also visit the museum and peace pagoda. Some of the important landmarks and monuments in Lumbini include: Ashoka's Pillar erected by Emperor Ashoka (249 BC) on the spot of Buddha's birth which also has the oldest inscription in Nepal. There are many Buddhist Temples founded by the devotees from different countries: Tibetan, Chinese, Japanese and Burmese, Korean, etc. Overnight at Lumbini.

    • Drive back to Kathmandu
      Day 08

      Drive back to Kathmandu

      On this day we will end our cultural tour of Buddhist. We will head back toward Kathmandu today - about 300 kilometers journey into the winding mountain road. The journey would take for about 6-7 hours. Upon arrival in Kathmandu, you will be transferred to your hotel. We will have cultural dinner at Kathmandu.

    • Fly Home: Farewell Friend
      Day 09

      Fly Home: Farewell Friend

      Your Buddhist Cultural Tour in Nepal concludes today. We hope you enjoyed the tour with us, and are sure you will be back in your trip somewhere in the Himalaya again. Our representative will drop you to the airport to your home country.

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