(08 NIGHTS/09 DAYS - EX - DELHI)
Day 01:Arrive Delhi
On arrival meet and assist at the airport and transfer to the hotel.
After breakfast,tour the historic city of old Delhi to include the magnificent Red Fort,Jama Masjid,largest mosque in Asia,both built by Shahjahan,Rajghat-memorial to Mahatma Gandhi,the "Father of the Nation".Afternoon,tour of New Delhi to include Humanyun Tomb,Qutab Minar,India Gate,Lotus Temple.
After breakfast,transfer to airport for Lucknow.Arrive Lucknow and board our vehicle which awaits you to drive you to Balrampur(297 kms,06 hrs Drive). Enroute visit Sravasti.Arrive Balrampur and check in at the hotel.
After breakfast, excursion to Lumbini,the place where Buddha was born.Continue drive to Kushinagar - the place where Buddha passed into Parinirvana for overnight.
After breakfast, visit Ramabha stupa, Natha Kumarka Kot. Later drive to 2500 year old ancient city of Patna via Vaishali ,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. Arrive Patna and check in at the hotel.
After breakfast, leave for Bodhgaya. Enroute visit Rajgir & Nalanda. Visit Gridhrakula, Sapataparni cave, Ajatsatru fort and Venuvana. Also visit Nalanda and monasteries and temples with impressive Buddhist & Hindu images. The Institute for research into Buddhism and Pali literature which houses rare manuscripts, is also worth visiting for the enthusiasts. Archaeological musuem is also not to be missed for the rare collections. Arrive Bodhgaya and check into hotel.
Bodhgaya is one of the holiest Buddhist pilgrimage centres, the "Bodhi" tree Satabodhi temple, Japanese and Tibetan monasteries alongwith Magadha university musuem are also to be visited.
Day 08:Bodhgaya - Varanasi
After breakfast, leave for Varanasi.Arrive Varanasi and check in at the hotel. Afternoon, excursion to Sarnath - the place where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon.
Day 09:Varanasi – Delhi
Early morning boat ride on river Ganges to see the beautiful sunrise at Ganges. After breakfast, city tour of Varanasi. Afternoon, transfer to the airport to board flight for Delhi and onward international connecting flight back home.
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.
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.
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