Covering Place           : Kolkata (arrival) – day flight – Patna (1N) – Nalanda / Nepura / Rajgir – Bodhgaya (2N) – Varanasi (1N) – Kushinagar (1N) – Vaishali – Patna (1N) – day flight – Kolkata (1N) (departure)

Duration                     : 7 Night 8 Days

Highlights                   : Mahabodhi Temple, The Bodhi tree, 80 ft Statue of the Buddha, Buddhist Temple & Monastery of different countries, Sujata Garh at Bodhgaya; Cyclopean Wall, Vishwa Shanti Stupa/ World Peace Pagoda, Griddhakoot Hills, Venuvana at Rajgir; Runes of Nalanda University, Nalanda Museum at Nalanda; Rural Tourism Village at Nepura; Karuna Stupa, Holy Relic of Lord Buddha in Patna Museum at Patna; Kolhua, World Peace Pagoda, Buddha Stupa I & II, Archeological Museum at Vaishali; Mahaparinirvana Temple, Mukutbandhana Stupa, and Gupta period Chaitayas at Kushinagar; Dhamekh Stupa, Dharmajajika Stupa, Chaukhandi Stupa, Mulgandhakuti Temple, Ashokan Pillar at Sarnath.

Itinerary

Day 1| Kolkata (arrival) – day flight – Patna

On arrival at Kolkata airport, take the direct flight to Patna. On arrival at Patna airport, Visit Bihar representative will assist you in getting transferred to your car and smooth check in to your pre booked hotel. Later in evening visit Karuna Stupa and Patna Museum for holy cascade of Lord Buddha relic. Return back to hotel for overnight stay.

Day 2| Patna – Nalanda / Rajgir – Bodhgaya

Today after breakfast check out from hotel and get driven to Bodhgaya, enroute visit the ruins of great Nalanda University and a real village tourism experience in Nepura. Also get chance to explore Rajgir for World peach Pagoda, Gridhkut Hill, Venu Van and Japanese Temple. Later in Evening reach Bodhgaya, on arrival check in to your pre booked hotel for overnight stay.

Day 3 | Bodhgaya

Today after breakfast visit Mahabodhi temple, Bodhi Tree, Vajrasana or Diamond Throne and The Animesh Lochana. Afternoon get back to hotel for lunch, later start with visit of Dungreshwari Caves, 80 ft Buddha Statue, different country Monasteries, Archaeological Museum and Sujata Garh. Return to hotel for overnight stay.

Day 4 | Bodhgaya – Varanasi

Today after breakfast check out from hotel and drive to Varanasi. Enroute visit Sarnath, Located thirteen kilometers northeast of Varanasi, Sarnath is the auspicious place where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon in the deer park after attaining enlightenment at Bodhgaya. Set amidst well-maintained gardens, Sarnath’s ruins are a pleasant place for a stroll or for meditation. Evening scroll through Holy Ghats at River Ganga in Varanasi and return to hotel for overnight stay.

 

Day 5 | Varanasi – Kushinagar

After breakfast, check out from hotel and get driven to Kushinagar. It was here Lord Buddha ended his earthly journey passed into Mahaparinirvana. On arrival check in to your pre booked hotel, later visit Mahaparinirvana Temple and Mutkabandha Stupa– believed to have been built to preserve the relics of Buddha. Return hotel for overnight stay.

Day 6 | Kushinagar – Vaishali – Patna

After breakfast check out from hotel and get driven to Patna. Enroute visit world peace Pagoda, Buddha stupa and Ashokan Lion faced Pillar in Vaishali. Later in Evening reach Patna, on arrival check in to your pre-booked hotel for overnight stay.

 

Day 7 | Patna – day flight – Kolkata

Today after breakfast check out from hotel and driven to Airport for your flight to Kolkata. On arrival at Kolkata, our representative will meet you and assist you to get transfer to vehicle and smooth check in at your pre booked hotel.

Day 8 | Kolkata (departure)

Today after breakfast check out from hotel and get dri8ven to International airport for your onwards journey to home.