• NCS Travels & Tours Pvt Ltd.
    225-F,A.J.C.Bose Road,1st Flr
    Kolkata - 700020,West Bengal,India
Victoria Memorial

A large marble building in Kolkata



BUDDHIST TOUR
(07 NIGHTS/08 DAYS – EX - KOLKATA)

Day 01 : Arrive Kolkata

Upon arrival at Kolkata.Meet our Local representative waiting at the airport and then transfer to the hotel.Overnight.

Day 02 : Kolkata-Patna

After breakfast, proceed to visit Victoria memorial, Jain temple, Kumartuli, Howrah bridge, Eden garden, Dalhousie square, Marble palace, Riverside etc. Evening transfer to Kolkata Station for overnight train.

Day 03 : Patna-Vaishali

Arrive at Patna,a 2500 year old ancient city. Upon arrival,transfer to the hotel. Later, drive to Vaishali (1hour),where Lord Buddha preached his last sermons.Visit stupas holding urns containing ashes of Buddha and Ashok pillar erected by Emperor Ashoka to mark places sanctified by Buddha. The place is also known now for famous Madhubani paintings. In the evening return back to Patna hotel. Overnight.

Day 04 : Patna–Rajgir

After breakfast, drive to Rajgir (approx 3hrs ), Enroute visit Nalanda . Nalanda - a great center of Buddhist learning and one of the most famed university citadels of ancient times. Rajgir-it was once the ancient capital of the powerful kingdom of Maghada. From the out skirts of Rajgir, a historic road leads to Gridha - Kuta or vultures peak where the Buddha preached, here the first Buddhist Council was held after the Lord's Mahaparinirvana. After reaching Rajgir check in to the respective hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 05 : Rajgir-Bodhgaya

After breakfast, drive to Bodhgaya(2hrs). On the way visit Lord Buddha Temple (Maha Bodhi temple),Bodhi Tree,Buddha Statue Covers other sightseeing places Sita Kund,Janki temple, Haleshwar Asthan, Ram chura(Vaishali). Later check in to the respective hotel. Overnight in Bodhgaya.

Day 06 : Bodhgaya

After breakfast, proceed to visit Japanese Temple, Chinese Temple, Tibetian Temple, Phalguna River. By evening retuen back to the hotel.Overnight at hotel.

Day 07 : Bodhgaya–Varanasi

After breakfast, Take a train to Varanasi(approx 4 hours).Upon arrival, visit to Sarnath.It is the deer park where Gautama Buddha first taught the Dharma, and where the Buddhist Sangha came into existence through the enlightenment of Kondanna. Sarnath is located 13 kilometres north-east of Varanasi,in the state of Uttar Pradesh. Singhpur,a village one km away from the site, was the birthplace of Shreyansanath, the eleventh Tirthankara of Jainism, and a temple dedicated to him,is an important pilgrimage site. Later check in to the respective hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 08 : Varanasi–Kolkata

Early morning take a boat ride on the River Ganges to see the sun rise and the bathing ghats of an ancient Hindu city. After breakfast,local sightseeing of Varanasi.Afternoon, transfer to airport for your flight to Kolkata and connecting onward flight.


Package Inclusion

1.To and from economy class air travel for India mentioned in the itinerary.
2.Airfare, Airport taxes.
3.Baggage Allowance as per the airline policy.
4.Tour Manager Services throughout the tour.
5.Accommodation in comfortable and convenient hotels on twin sharing basis.
6.All Meals – Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (set menu) as mentioned in the itinerary.
7.Travel by comfortable A/C coach as per the tour itinerary.
8.Entrance fees of all sightseeing places to be visited from inside.


Package Exclusion

1.Anything specifically not mentioned in the itinerary.
2.Any extra cost incurred on behalf of an individual due to illness, accident, hospitalisation,or any personal emergency.
3.Porterage, laundry, telephone charges, shopping, mineral water, items of personal nature and food or drink.
4.Any increase in Airfare, Airport taxes, Govt Taxes, Fuel Surcharges and any applicability of new taxes from Govt.
5.Any up gradation in Airline class or hotel room category.


Buddha Statue
Nalanda University
Bodhgaya Temple
Sarnath Temple

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