Buddhism is one of the world’s most influential religions. 10% of the world’s population follows Buddhism, making it the fifth most popular religion. The significance of Buddhist pilgrimage extends far beyond demographical facts and constraints. Nepal presents a rich illustration of Buddha’s philosophy, preaching, and Buddhist pilgrimage. Buddhism contributes to the global recognition of an exotic pilgrimage of Nepal.
Overview of the Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour
Wondering what to look forward to on a Buddhist tour to Nepal?
Here’s your quick guide to the most beautiful Buddhist places to visit when you are in Nepal.
The Buddhist pilgrimage tour in Nepal entertains you to exciting destinations. Prepare for a full day sightseeing of religious Buddhist sites in Kathmandu. Famous Buddhist temples of Nepal like Bouddhanath and Swayambhunath kick the day off. A visit to Pharping Monastery will excite your travel bug further. The next day begins with a visit to the lovely Kapan Monastery. You’ll see why it is one of the finest monasteries in Nepal.
Namo Buddha monastery is one of the marvelous Buddhist pilgrimage places near Kathmandu. It’s a remarkable addition to a list of glorious Buddhist monuments in Nepal.
After the magnificent tour around Kathmandu, it’s time to step outside the cityscape. Lumbini, the birthplace of its founder Siddhartha Gautama stands as tranquil as ever. Plunge and delve into this sublime haven of Buddhism and Buddhist conventions.
The Lumbini area nests a multitude of must-see locations in its arc. These destinations carry inspirational and spiritual significance in Buddhism. These are places like Kapilvastu, Tilaurakot, Gotihawa, and Kudan. Ashoka pillar, Maya Devi temple, and the monastic zones also offer a spectacular sight.
Here’s your moment to catch your breath. Conquer the most essential destinations of this Buddhist pilgrimage tour in one day with The Great Adventure Treks.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to a hotel.
Day 02: Tour of Bouddhanath, Swyambhunath, and Pharping.
Day03: Tour around Kapan Monastery and Namo Buddha
Day 04: Fly from Kathmandu to Bhairawa and transfer to Lumbini.
Day 05: Visit Tilaurakot, Kudan.
Day 06: Early morning drive to Bhairawa and fly back to Kathmandu
Day 07: Final Departure to next destination
Note: price is based on minimum of 2 people booking the trip. Solo traveller are required to inquire a different price.