Lumbini is the hallowed birthplace of Siddhartha Gautam, the Shakya prince, the eventual Shakyamuni and the ultimate Buddha-the Enlightened One. The main attraction at Lumbini is the Sacred Garden that is spread over 8 sq km and possess all the treasures of the historic area. The Mayadevi temple, is the main attraction for pilgrims and archaeologists alike. The treasury of cultural and archaeological riches scattered around Lumbini evokes the time and aura of the Buddha. Moreover, a host of stupas, monasteries, meditation centers and bahals being constructed in the International Monastery Zone by various countries such as Japan, China India, Thailand, Myanmar, Vietnam, Srilanka, France and Germany embodying their respective architecture reflects the world brotherhood envisaged by the Apostle of Peace some 2, 500 years ago.
Interesting places to see around Lumbini are
1. Ashoka pillar with ancient inscription.
2. Mayadevi Mandir dedicated to the mother of Lord Buddha.
3. Siddhartha pond where Buddha was bathed after his birth.
4. Mahayana monastery.
5. Lumbini garden.
6. Ramagrama, the maternal hometown of Buddha.
Day 01 - KATHMANDU - LUMBINI GARDEN - DRIVE OR FLY:: 280 Kms / 8 Hrs Drive / By Flight 35 minutes.
Early Morning, Drive process to Lumbini. Approx. 8 Hrs Journey via Narayanghat Bazar. Chekc in Hotel at Lumbini. Short Visit around the Lumbini Village
Day 02 - FULL DAY LUMBINI GARDEN SIGHTSEEING:
SIGHTSEEING LUMBINI GARDEN WITH MAYA DEVI TEMPLE, ASHOKA PILLAR, HOLY PUSKARINI TEMPLE, BIRTH MAKER STONE, IDOL OF MAYA DEVI, WORLD PEACE STUPA, ETERNAL PEACE FLAME, & MANY MONASTERIES.
Day 03 - LUMBINI TO KATHMANDU:
EARLY BREAKFAST & DRIVE OR FLY TO KATHMANDU
Transportation / Lumbini Garden Sightseeing / Hotel Accommodation on BB Plan / Guide etc
Lunch and Dinner / Temple,Monastery and Monument Entrance fee / Personal Nature Expenses such as laundry, telephone call, bar bills,beverage and tips etc / Flight tickets / Optional tour if any which is not includes our package. | What to See more in Lumbini Garden