Lumbini tour package

Lumbini tour package

Lumbini tour package is one of the most devotional Buddhist pilgrimage trip in Nepal. Buddha was born in Nepal 2500 years (623 BC) southern lowland of the nation - The symbol of peace and wisdom as well as privileged of the light of Asia. The inscription  on the stone pillar erected by the Mauryan Emperor Asoka in 249 BC than Lumbini is a sacred place for Buddhist  from all over the world. Lumbini has been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1997, highlighting its global importance as a cultural and religious milestone.

Lumbini trip package attracts not only Buddhists but also researchers, tourists, and spiritual seekers interested in exploring Buddhist philosophy, history, and culture . Lumbini Package trip is earmarked destination for pilgrimage , spiritual practice, and cultural exchange within the global Buddhist community thus thousands of travelers visit in Lumbini every year. For Buddhists, visit in Lumbini offers a profound opportunity for spiritual reflection and meditation in the very place where their spiritual leader was born.

The main attractions of Lumbini trip package are Mayadevi Temple (the place where Lord Buddha was born), Ashoka Pillar, the sacred pond Pushkarini (where Maya Devi took a bath before giving birth to Buddha), and many Buddhist Stupa, Chaitya, Bihar representative by different country from the world.  The pilgrimage sites in Lumbini such as Tilaurakot – The ancient capital of the Sakya kingdom, where Siddhartha Gautama, who later became the Buddha, spent his early life as a prince as well as historical context in which Siddhartha Gautama grew up and eventually embarked on his spiritual journey.

The another archaeological Buddhist site in Lumbini  is Kudan  which  commemorates the place where Buddha Shakyamuni is believed to have given his first teachings to his father and clan members. It serves as a significant archaeological, historical, and cultural site within the broader context of Buddhist heritage in Nepal. The famous Buddhist relic site in Nepal is Ramgram Stupa  which is the  houses the relic Stupa containing the bodily relics of  Shakyamuni  Buddha, making it a significant pilgrimage site for Buddhists seeking spiritual connection and merit. It represents an important aspect of Nepal's Buddhist heritage and cultural identity.

Lumbini has two segments Hinayana – small vehicle (Theravada -12 sites ) - Sri Lanka, Thailand, Myanmar, Cambodia, and Laos, which represents personal enlightenment or nirvana) through the practice of ethical conduct (sila), meditation (samadhi), and wisdom (prajna) . "Hinayana ( Theravada) " represents a branch of Buddhism focused on individual liberation through adherence to the early teachings of the Buddha .and Mahayana  Buddhism – big vehicle – 29 sites in Lumbini such as China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam, and Tibet which represent and venerate multiple Buddhas and bodhisattvas, viewing them as sources of inspiration and guidance on the path to enlightenment it means Mahayana Buddhism teaches that liberation (Nirvana) is attainable not just for monks or dedicated practitioners (arhats), but for all beings.

Lumbini tour package Major Highlights

Nepal Lumbini tour package usually highlights several key aspects that make it a significant pilgrimage and cultural destination for Buddhists and travelers alike. Here are the major highlights you can expect from a Lumbini package trip:

Maya Devi Temple: Visit the Maya Devi Temple, which marks the exact spot where Queen Maya Devi gave birth to Siddhartha Gautama, the Buddha. The temple houses ancient ruins and a marker stone depicting the birth scene. This is one of the most significant Buddhist site in Lumbini.

Ashoka Pillar: The  Ashoka Pillar, established by Emperor Ashoka in the 3rd   century BCE, which identifies Lumbini as the birthplace of the Buddha. The pillar stands an inscription in Brahmi script confirming its historical significance.

Lumbini Buddha Maya Garden: Explore the serene Lumbini  Budhha Maya Garden, which surrounds the Maya Devi Temple. It includes archaeological remains, ponds, and a sacred Bodhi tree, creating a peaceful atmosphere for contemplation and reflection.

World Peace Pagoda: Visit the World Peace Pagoda (Shanti Stupa), a symbol of peace and unity built by Japanese Buddhists. The pagoda offers panoramic views of the entire Lumbini area and is a place for meditation and prayer.

Monastic Zone: Discover the Monastic Zone, where different Buddhist countries have established monasteries and temples reflecting their unique architectural styles and cultural heritage. These monasteries offer insight into contemporary Buddhist practices from around the world.

Kapilvastu and Tilaurakot: Take a trip to Kapilvastu, the ancient capital of the Sakya kingdom where Siddhartha Gautama spent his early years up to 29 years. Visit Tilaurakot, the archaeological site believed to be the remains of Kapilvastu's palace complex.

Ramagrama Stupa:

Ramagrama Stupa is believed to contain one of the eight original relics of the Buddha's body, making it an important pilgrimage site in Nepal. Ramagrama Stupa located about 15 kilometers from Lumbini. It is only one place that original relics of Buddha can’t take out as it is covered by Sanke ( Nagmani).

Lumbini tour package offers a comprehensive exploration of the birthplace of the Buddha and its cultural, historical, and spiritual significance, providing visitors with a profound and enriching experience.

Things to Know before you go for the Lumbini trip package

Before visit in Nepal , travelers should know at least about Lumbini tours details with expert that make your travel more easier , secured and comfortable.  Also need to know the details of service provider's ( Nepal travel agency) details. 

The best time for  Lumbini  package trip 

The best time to visit Nepal is between  September and December in Autumn season  as well as February to May spring season . During the autumn and spring season clear blue sky and spectacular views consequently  the best time for Lumbini tour  packages ever.

Monsoon season also right time for  package trip in Lumbini   for the reason overland traveling from one place to next experiencing the culture, religious and historical tour in Lumbini

During the winter season travel in Nepal is slightly cool it means the temperature during the day 6 to 17 degree Celsius and night you will have air condition room so we can say tours in Lumbini  for all season.

Lumbini  tour package Itinerary

Lumbini  tour itinerary is depending on the travelers holiday schedule although mentioned for 5 days .  Travelers will experiencing the Lumbini trip packages including almost famous Nepal tour. Lumbini pilgrimage tour itinerary will generate as per travelers holiday frame and requirement around the year  it means we have single day to one week travel packages for the travelers.

Meals and accommodation on the Lumbini  tour packages

We do have two different options packages for  Lumbini tour luxury and budget tour.  Luxury Lumbini  tours package get luxuries accommodation in Kathmandu  and Lumbini . Budget Lumbini trip  package get tourist standard hotel as stated by the travelers .

All type of meals such as Nepalese , Indian, Chinese , American, European , Korean , Tibetan and sea foods available during your travel in Nepal.  Traveler may join for different varies meals in Nepalese restaurant Kathmandu and Lumbini.

Lumbini  tour package cost 

Lumbini tour package cost is determined by the numbers of travelers as well as private and group join basis trip. Alsso Lumbini tour cost is depending on choice of service budget and luxuries. Budget Lumbini tour package  cost start from USD 950 and Luxury  Lumbini package tour   cost USD 2350 per person.

Tour in Lumbini  has various type of the hotel accommodation normal guest house  to five star hotel lodgings such as  Hotel Hyatt Regency, Hotel Marriot , Soltee Hotel, Yak and Yeti hotel , The Everest Hotel , The Raddison Hotel , Shangri La hotel so Lumbini tours cost  belongs to the service, accommodation and local Nepal travel agency.For more details , e-mail: [email protected] or WhatsApp : +977 9851007829 .

 

Lumbini  tour package Itinerary: 

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu International airport , Himalaya Journey Trekking airport representative will greet you  with Nepalese garland then drive to your hotel. After short refreshment,  Nepal Lumbini tour briefing then officially arrangement . overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 02:  Buddhist tour in Kathmandu valley. (1350m/4429 ft. ),  overnight at Kathmandu. 

After breakfast, our tour guide will take you famous Buddhist sites in Kathmandu valley such as Bouddhanath , Swoyambhunath and patan  Durbar square . we have included most famous Buddhist pilgrimage destination in Kathmandu valley.

Day 03: Kathmandu  Lumbini by flight or by private vehicles .
You will have two choice either Kathmandu to Bhairahawa by flight than drive to Lumbini approximately 35 minutes or by private vehicle drive to Lumbini 8-9  hours from Kathmandu. . Overnight at Lumbini

Day 04:  Lumbini excursion trip

After breakfast , our tour guide will take world peace stupa  and all Theravada and Mahayana monastic zone which is best Buddhist sites of Lumbini. . Overnight at Lumbini

Day 05:  Visit Maya Devi temple , Buddha Maya garden , Ashokan pillars , ponds, and a sacred Bodhi

After breakfast, most famous Buddhists pilgrimage site of Lumbini . You will see birth place of Sakyamuni Buddha, Maydevi temple and sacred pond Pushkarini and Ashoka Pilar. Overnight at Lumbini

Day 06: Visit in Kapilvastu and Tilaurakot , Kudan and Ramgrama

Our guide will take to you three most popular Buddhist sites of lumbini tour packages , Tilaurakot : ancient capital of the Sakya kingdom where Siddhartha Gautama and excursion  archaeological site , Ramagrama : Ramagrama Stupa is believed to contain one of the eight original relics of the Buddha's body, making it an important pilgrimage site in Nepal and Kudan : where Buddha Shakyamuni is believed to have given his first teachings to his father and clan members. It serves as a significant archaeological, historical, and cultural site within the broader context of Buddhist heritage in Nepal. Overnight at Lumbini

Day 07:  Lumbini to Kathmandu by flight or by drive.
As you have both choices  either flight or by overland tour , Himalaya Journey Trekking arrange accordingly. The best way drive to Bhairahawa airport 45 minutes then 1 hour flight back to Kathmandu will be the selective choice . However we provide you both options . overnight at Kathmandu

Day 08: After breakfast , Himalaya Journey Trekking representative will drop you Kathmandu International airport onward journeys however travelers may extend  their journeys to visit the other famous Buddhist pilgrimage sites in Nepal such as Asurav cave, yanglesho cave, Namobuddha monastery and so on.

Lumbini  tour package cost:

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Service includes:-

  • Airport pick up and transfer to hotel.
  • Three night accommodation in Kathmandu on BB basis ( 4 star category hotel) on twin sharing as mentioned in itinerary
  • Guided Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour as mentioned in itinerary 
  • Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour with private vehicle as mentioned in itinerary 
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly Government license holder tour Guide.
  • Domestic airport pick up and drop by private car/van/ Minibus / Bus to catch Kathmandu Bhairahawa  Kathmandu Flight .
  • Kathmandu to Bhairahawa /Bhairahawa  to Kathmandu both way flight ticket
  • 5 night  night accommodation in Lumbini  on BB basis ( 4 star category hotel) on twin sharing as mentioned in itinerary
  • All exclusive Lumbini tour package as mentioned in itienrary 
  • tour guide and private vehicle entire the Lumbini trip in Nepal 
  • All program as mentioned in itinerary
  • Overland transportation
  • Trekking guide both way flight ticket
  • Insurance for Nepalese staff. ( Trekking guide,  and porters)
  • Guide and porter fares and taxes.Government Tax and office service charge.
  • Airport drop

Service Excludes:-

  • Lunch & Dinner during Kathmandu and lumbini  stay
  • International flight ticket
  • Nepal entry visa fee US$ 40 (duration 60 days from date of issue)- you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu.
  • Disembarkation Airport Tax in Nepal -  approx. US$ 24. al equipments
  • High risk medical insurance
  • Entrance fees while sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley.
  • Alcoholic beverage and telephone calls
  • Hot drinks, Soft drinks such as cola, mineral water
  • Nepal Visa Fee
  • Emergency rescue evacuation if needed
  • Purely personal nature expenses
  • Tipping /Tips(Tipping is Expected).

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Useful Information:

Lumbini tour package is one of the most devotional Buddhist pilgrimage trip in Nepal. Buddha was born in Nepal 2500 years (623 BC) southern lowland of the nation - The symbol of peace and wisdom as well as privileged of the light of Asia. The inscription  on the stone pillar erected by the Mauryan Emperor Asoka in 249 BC than Lumbini is a sacred place for Buddhist  from all over the world. Lumbini has been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1997, highlighting its global importance as a cultural and religious milestone.

Lumbini trip package attracts not only Buddhists but also researchers, tourists, and spiritual seekers interested in exploring Buddhist philosophy, history, and culture . Lumbini Package trip is earmarked destination for pilgrimage , spiritual practice, and cultural exchange within the global Buddhist community thus thousands of travelers visit in Lumbini every year. For Buddhists, visit in Lumbini offers a profound opportunity for spiritual reflection and meditation in the very place where their spiritual leader was born.

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