LUMBINI TOUR SPECIAL 

Lumbini - The Birth Place of Lord Buddha

Lumbini Is The Birth Place of Lord Buddha and has been Declared as A World Heritage Site By The Unesc. It Is Small Town In The Southern Terai Plains of Nepal, Where The Ruins of The Old City Can Still Be Seen. At The Age of 84, He Left This World With Thousands of Followers To Keep Buddhism Alive. Lumbini Has Since Been Holy Ground For Buddhist All Over The World. The Restored Garden and Surrounding of Lumbini Have The Remains of Many of The ancient Stupas and Monasteries. A Large Stone Pillar Erected By The Indian Emperor ashoka In 250 Bc Bears an Inscription About The Birth of Buddha. an Important Part of Lumbini Is The Temple of Maya Devi. It Has Stone Image of Maya Devi Giving Birth To Lord Buddha as She Holds Onto A Branch.

an Important Archeological Site Near Lumbini, Kapilvastu Evokes The ancient Palace Where Lord Buddha Spent His Formative Years. Scattered Foundations of The Palace Are Abundant and Archeologists Have By Now Discovered 13 Successive Layer of Human Habitation Dating Back To The Eighth Century Bc.
Access: Siddhartha Highway Connects Lumbini By Road To Pokhara, Tansen and Kathmandu. Regular Flight From Kathmandu To Siddharthanagar, Which Is A 15-20 Min Drive From Lumbini, Connects Lumbini To The Capital.

Day by Day Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu
Meet The Guide At The Airport and Transfer To Hotel.

Day 02: Kathmandu-Nagarkot
Drive to Nagarkot Via Bhakatapur City, Evening Sunrise Program, Overnight Hotel.

Day 03: Nagarkot- Kathmandu
After Sunrise Back To Kathmandu City Sightseeing Place To Visit Pasupatinath, Bouddhanath, Budhanilkantha, Balaju Water, Swyambunath Stupa (Monkey's Temple) Kathmandu Durbar and Patan Durbar Square With Krishna Temple, Overnight Hotel.

Day 04: Kathmandu- Pokhara
Drive/Fly To Pokhara via Manakaman temple with CABLE CAR Check In Hotel, Overnight

Day 05: Pokhara
Early In The Morning Sunrise Trip To Sarankot Back To Hotel. Afternoon Pokhara City Sightseeing Place To Visit- Bindhavasini Temple, Seti River Gorge, Gorkha Museum, Davies' Fall, Mahendra Cave and Visit The Barahi Temple By Boat Ride In Fewa Lake.

Day 06: Pokhara - Chitwan
Drive To Chitwan, Arrival In Resort, Refreshment, Briefing About The Program Me, After Lunch Visit To Tharu Village National Park's Visitor's Center' Sunset View From The River Bank, evening Culture Programme ,Dancing Programme ,Dinner, Overnight stay at chitwan.

Day 07: Chitwan
After Breakfast Dugout Canoe Trip Followed By Nature Walk Program Me Or Visit To Elephant Breeding Farm, Back To Resort After Lunch Elephant Back Safari Programme, Leisure, Overnightat chitwan.

Day 08: Chitwan- Lumbini
Early After Breakfast Bird Watching Tour, Drive To Lumbini, Overnight at lumbani .

Day 09: Lumbini- Kathmandu
Early At Am Visit The ashoka Pillar That Marks The Spot of Buddha's Birth, Maya Garden and Many Other Monasteries and Temples In The Vicinity. Late Morning, Leave Lumbini For Kathmandu.

Day 10: shooping and Departure To Onward Destination.

Contact Address:

G.P.O: 24424, Thamel, Kathmandu Nepal.

Tel: +977-1-4212900, Fax: +97-1-4212901, Mobile: +977-9851052217, 9813991300 (Anil Poudel)

nteekatravel@wlink.com.np, anil_poudel@hotmail.com