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Taj Mahal & Buddhist Tours
Durations : 12 Nights / 13 days
Places To Visit : Delhi - Agra - Varanasi - Bodhgaya - Rajgir - Nalanda - Vaishali - Patna - Kushinagar - Lumbini - Balrampur - Lucknow - Delhi
Day 01 Arrival Delhi
Upon arrival at IGI airport Delhi, you will be meet by our representative and transferred to hotel of your choice as mentioned in itinerary. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02 Delhi
This morning you will be taken to visit Old Delhi Former centre of Moghul Power, Old Delhi offers ancient monuments, narrow streets and bustling bazaars. Drive past the Red Fort, built in 1648 and board the cycle rickshaw for a unique experience from the Red Fort, through Chandni Chowk or Silver Street, experiencing the sights and sounds of this very busy avenue-heading west from the Fort. Later visit the Jama Masjid, the greatest mosque in India and completed in 1658 by Shah Jahan who also built the Taj Mahal, and the Raj Ghat, the simple memorial to Mahatma Gandhi.
This afternoon you will be taken to visit New Delhi drive past the stately government buildings of the British Era designed by Lutyens, including the India Gate, Akshardham temple - also famous as Swami Narayan Temple, Birla Mandir and the Presidential Palace. Continue onto the towering minaret of Qutab Minar. Overnight at hotel
Day 03 Delhi - Agra
Early morning, departure for Agra by luxury car or air-conditioned train, you will reach Agra approx. 1000hrs. On arrival proceed to check in at hotel. And then visit Taj Mahal - the symbol of love is situated on the banks of river Yamuna. The river Yamuna adds extra beauty to the Taj. After lunch visit Agra Fort - the houses of many attractive places. In the evening drive back to hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day 04 Agra - Varanasi ( by Flight or Train )
Morning you will be dropped at the airport or railway station to board the flight or air-conditioned express train. On arrival proceed to hotel. In the rest of the day visit Sarnath - a place where Buddha first preached his sermon. Dinner and night stay would be at hotel.
Day 05 Varanasi - Bodhgaya
Early morning, you will boat ride in the Ganges. Later depart by luxury car to Bodhgaya. Later drive to Bodhgaya. On arrival proceed to hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day 06 Bodhgaya
Full day tour to Bodhgaya a place where Lord Buddha entered a state of mediation under the 'Bodhi' tree (banyan tree), and attained Nirvana (the clarification). On the walls of Mahabodhi shrine, you can view the images of Lord Buddha in different aspects.
Day 07 Bodhgaya - Rajgiri
Early morning drive to Rajgir by luxury car. Arrival in Rajgir and you will be transferred to check in at hotel. Rajgir - the sacred place of Buddhist, in Rajgir Lord Buddha meditated and preached on the Hill, Karanda Tank where Lord Buddha would bathe, seven hot springs where Lord Buddha for its healing powers. Further more jaunt the ancient Nalanda University founded in the fifth century B.C. Ancient Buddhist texts revelas that Lord Buddha studied here. There after drive back to hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 08 Rajgir - Vaishali - Patna
After breakfast drive to Patna by luxury car and en-route exploring Vaishali - a place where Lord Buddha visited frequently and during the last visit here told his disciplines that they would look him no more as he was to attain the Mahaparinirvana. Visit the Buddhist stupas. On arriving in Patna and check in at hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day 09 Patna - Kushinagar
After taking breakfast at the hotel, you will be departed to Kushinagar by air-conditioned as well as luxurious car. On arriving check in at hotel and after lunch you will visit Kushinagar where Lord Buddha breathed his last and attained Mahaparinirvana saying decay is innate in all constituent things. Jaunt the Nirvana temple which enshrines a massive statue of Lord Buddha in a reclining condition.
Day 10 Kushinagar - Lumbini - Balrampur
After taking breakfast at the hotel, you will be departed to Lumbini by air-conditioned as well as luxurious car on Indo-Nepal border. Lumbini - a tiny village, situated on the forthills of Himalayas witnessed the birth of a Prince called Shakyamuni Gautam Siddhartha who later became Lord Buddha the awakened one. Explore the sacred pool, Ashoka Pillar, Mahadevi temple. Thereafter drive to Balrampur. On arriving and check in at hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day 11 Balrampur - Sahetath - Lucknow
After taking breakfast depart for Lucknow by by air-conditioned and luxurious car via Satehmath well-known for Buddhist Stupas. On arriving Lucknow and check in at hotel for taking mouth-watering dinner and comfortable night stay.
Day 12 Lucknow
Morning drive to Sankisa - a popular place of Lord Buddha, along with Brahma and Devraj Indra and after this visit drive back to lucknow. Rest of the day is at leisure. Dinner and night stay at hotel.
Day 13 Lucknow - Delhi- Scheduled Destinations
ly morning you will be dropped at airport to board the flight for Delhi & directly transfer to airport to catch flight for Home / Schedlued Destinations.