Covering Place           : Patna (1N) – Nepura / Nalanda / Rajgir – Bodhgaya (2N) – Varanasi (1N) – Kushinagar (1N) – Vaishali –Patna (1N)

Duration                     : 6 Night 7 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, Archaeological 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| Patna (arrival)

Arrive at Patna Airport/Railway Station, on arrival Visit Bihar representative will assist you in get transferred to your car. Then get driven to hotel for your smooth check in. Later drive to Karuna Stupa and Patna Museum for visit of holy cascade of Buddha relic. In Evening back to hotel for overnight stay.

Day 2| Patna (arrival) – Nalanda – Rajgir – Bodhgaya by Road

Today after breakfast check out from hotel and drive to Bodhgaya, enroute visit Nepura for having a real village tourism experience, get chance to explore the ruins of great Nalanda University. Later in Rajgir visit World Peace Pagoda, Griddhakuta Hill, Venuvana and Japanese Temple. Reach Bodhgaya, on arrival check in to your pre booked hotel for overnight stay.

Day 3|Bodhgaya

Today after breakfast start the city tour of Bodhgaya. Visit Mahabodhi temple, Bodhi Tree, Vajrasana or Diamond Throne, The Animesh Lochana. Later back to hotel for Lunch, after noon start the tour with the famous Dungeshwari Cave, 80 ft Buddha Statue, different country Monasteries, Archaeological Museum and Sujata Garh. In evening back to hotel for overnight stay.

Day 4|Bodhgaya – Sarnath – Varanasi

Today after breakfast check out from hotel and driven to Varanasi. On arrival check in to your pre booked hotel. Later in afternoon drive to 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. In the evening back to hotel for overnight stay.

Day 5| Varanasi – Kushinagar

After breakfast check out from hotel and drive to Kushinagar – a small wooded town. It was here Lord Buddha ended his earthly journey passed into Mahaparinirvana. On arrival check in to hotel and Visit Mahaparinirvana Temple and Mutkabandha Stupa– believed to have been built to preserve the relics of Buddha. In Evening back to hotel for overnight stay.

Day 6 | Kushinagar – Vaishali – Patna

Today after breakfast check out from hotel and drive to Patna. Enroute visit Kesaria for world largest stupa and Vaishali for world peace pagoda and Buddha stupa. Later drive to Patna , check in to your pre booked hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

 

Day 7 | Patna (departure)

Today after breakfast check out from hotel and drive to Patna Airport or Railway station for your onwards journey to home.