Lumbini Tour is something more than just a random tour. It is a historical and cultural exploration to different UNESCO listed heritage sites in Kathmandu and Lumbini. Here, you can experience the artistic history of Nepal along with cultural and religious diversity. Kathmandu is a city of temples where you can encounter temples in each and every corner of the city. Out of ten UNESCO listed heritage sites in Kathmandu, seven are in Kathmandu. This reflects the richness of Kathmandu city in terms of cultural and historical heritage.
Lumbini Pilgrimage Tour!
Lumbini Tour highlight the touristic places of Kathmandu city. Kathmandu Durbar Square is a historical monument that lies in the heart of the capital city. Spread over a square-shaped arena, it consists of an artistic palace surrounded by temples and many other monuments. The fine art, crafts, wooden works and metal works engraved in the windows, pillars, and doors of the palaces is magnificent.
It reflects the fine taste of art and architecture that the kings had in the medieval era. Besides this, Kathmandu consists of many temples and stupas that reflect the Hindu and Buddhism religion prevalent in Nepal. Pashupatinath temple is the ancient Hindu temple of Lord Shiva while Swayambhunath temple and Boudhanath stupa are the religious sites for Buddhist. Apart from these heritages, Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha – the light of Asia is another major highlight of this tour. Lord Buddha is the founder of Buddhism and his teachings are very popular around the world. Buddhist people and other people from around the globe come to Nepal to visit this place.
Considering the importance of this place, Everest Hiking Service Pvt. Ltd organizes Lumbini Tour to cater your lust for traveling the places of historical and cultural importance. If you are willing to travel to Lumbini, do not forget to let us know for a reliable journey ahead.
Arrive at the airport in Kathmandu! You will be received by our representative and transferred to a hotel in Kathmandu. Check in to the hotel and spend the rest of the time on your own. Our representative will brief you about your plan ahead. Stay at the hotel for the night.
Today you will be headed to the UNESCO listed world heritage sites in Kathmandu. After your breakfast, your guide will receive you at the hotel and transfer you to the Kathmandu Durbar Square. Here, you can explore the historical monuments, temples, and palaces built during the medieval period in Nepal. It is a fine piece of art, culture, and history. After exploring the artistic beauty of those palaces, temples, and museum, you will be headed to Swayambhunath stupa, a reflection a Buddhist religion at a top of a hill that offers a picturesque view of Kathmandu city as a whole. Next on the sightseeing journey is the ancient and popular Pashupatinath temple. It is a temple of Lord Shiva that holds high value amongst the Hindu pilgrims. We wander around the temple, explore its religious value and head towards Boudhanath stupa. We enjoy our evening around the stupa placed on the three-layered mandala and wrap up our journey for the day. You will be dropped at the hotel for the night
Today, you will be picked up at your hotel and transferred to a tourist bus station for a drive to Lumbini. It takes around eight hours for us to reach Lumbini but the lush countryside landscape along the highway will keep you engaged throughout the driving hours. Once you reach Lumbini, check in to the hotel in Lumbini, freshen up and rest for a while. In the evening, we stroll around the periphery of Lumbini and visit World peace pagoda and Lumbini Crane Sanctuary. After the visit, return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
(Breakfast and lunch included)
After breakfast, we head for a detailed exploration around the Lumbini. Lumbini is the birthplace of Lord Buddha, the light of Asia. It consists of multiple temples, monasteries, Ashoka pillar, Mayadevi temple, and other monuments. The major place to visit in Lumbini is the place that consists of footprints of Lord Buddha, Mayadevi temple and Ashoka pillar. Besides these, there are many other artistically built monasteries around the periphery. One can visit those monasteries as per their time constraints. After Lumbini visit, you will be escorted back to your hotel in Lumbini for the overnight stay.
- Airport pick up/ drop
- Ground transportation during the trip
- Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
- Accommodation in a three-star category hotel in Kathmandu and Lumbini
- Entry fee and permits to enter into Lumbini, heritage sites and other places.
- A professional and English speaking Tour guide
- Insurance of support crew members and their other costs
- Local Mobile Phone SIM Card.
- International airfare tickets
- Travel Visa fee
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Lumbini
- Personal refreshment expenses like soft drinks, hard drinks, mineral bottled water, etc
- Personal Utility expenses like telephone, internet, laundry, etc
- Tips for support crew members.
- Others which are not included in cost inclusive section