Indo Nepal Complete Buddhist Tour

Location: Bodh Gaya

Duration: 9 Nights / 10 Days


Holiday Type: Pilgrimage Tours

Interest Type: Pilgrimage Tours

Package Type: Pilgrimage Tours

Package Overview

Kathmandu:- Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal. This stunning city lies right in the lap of the great Himalaya and surrounded by flourishing agricultural hills. Two other important destinations in Nepal are Patan and Bhaktapur which lie close to Kathmandu. Kathmandu presents a wonderful combination of a modern and a traditional culture. Kathmandu has many tourists’ attractions which make this place perfect tourist destination.

Kathmandu is also very important destination for Buddhist devotees. Nepal has many famous Buddhist shrines and colleges which make it a wonderful destination for any Buddhist tourist. At a distance of around 7 km from Kathmandu stands Boudhanath Stupa which is considered one of the oldest and the largest one in Nepal. This Stupa is also known as the Khasti Chitya. Another important tourist spot in Kathmandu is Chabahil Stupa. Nepal has many Buddhist monasteries which makes this place ideal pilgrimage site for Budha followers.

Pokhara:- Pokhara is a place of incredible natural beauty. The calmness of Phewa Lake and the glory of the fish tail apex rising behind it create an ambiance of peace and magic. At a height lower than Kathmandu, it has much steamier feel to it, a fact well delightful by the beautiful variety of flowers which flourish in it’s environ. Indeed, the valley surrounding Pokhara is home to deep forest, gushing rivers, sparkling lakes and certainly the world famous views of the Himalayas. Many medieval period temples and old Newari houses are part of the city. The city endorse two major hilltops as viewpoints to see the city and neighbouring panorama, World Peace Pagoda which was built in 1996 across the southern shore of Phewa lake and Sarangkot which is northwest of the city.

Lumbini:- Lumbini means “The Lovely One” in Sanskrit. Lumbini is a famous Buddhist site in the in Nepal. Lumbini is the birthplace of Lord Buddha, Gautam Boddha was the founder of Buddhist. Many a times referred as 'The Light of Asia'. Lumbini is located 25kms from Kapilvastu. Kapilvastu was the ancient kingdom of Nepal. The Indo-British archaeology squad discovered a huge stone pillar at the site. Later that pillar was attributed to Ashoka, the Mauryan leader and propagator of Buddhism. Lumbini is one of four pilgrimage sites based around the life of Gautam Buddha, the other three being Kushinagar, Sarnath and Bodh Gaya. Lumbini declared a world heritage site by UNESCO in the year 1997 because of its cultural, historical and religious importance.

Sravasti:- Sravasti earlier know as Savatthi, was the capital of prehistoric Kosala Mahajanapada. Sravasti is a sacred Buddhist destination. Founded by the legendary king Sravast, King Sravasti was a pleased host to the Buddha and his follower for 24 years. Lord Buddha is believed to have performed the beautiful miracles of his life, it is said that Lord Buddha showed the magical deed to convince the non-believers, he was sitting on a lotus at Sravasti. The ancient city of Sravasti is famous for its age-old stupas, magnificent monasteries and many temples.

Kushinagar:- The prehistoric town of Kushinagar in Uttar Pradesh obtained its name from Kusha the son of the well-known God king Ram who established and ruled the city. The antiquarianism findings in the town belong to the Mauryan Emperor Ashoka. Nowdays Kushinagar is a major pilgrimage hub for the Buddhists in India. During Buddha Purnima many travellers come from all over the world to Kushinagar to take part in the festivities of Kushinagar. It was at Kushinagar that Gautama Buddha achieved the Mahaparinirvana.

Varanasi:- Varanasi is known by many names which are Kashi, Banaras or Benares. It is consider that Varanasi is the oldest city which is created by The Lord Shiva himself. It is suppose that people who are living in this holy city are great believers of God Shiva. Varanasi is a worldwide famous city for its pilgrimage tourism and observes as a holy city by all the Hindus, Buddhists and Jains. Gautama Buddha the founder of Buddhist has given his first homily at Sarnath, the popular tourists place located in Kashi. Varanasi has become the enormous centre of education as well as the classical music. Varanasi has world’s best universities and academy for Indian Classical music. It is the hub for celebration of the great Hindu fairs and festivals.

Bodhgaya:- Bodhgaya or Bodh Gaya is situated in Gaya district in Bihar. Bodhgaya is worldwide popular city for being the place of Buddha's attainment of Enlightenment. Previously, it was recognized as the Bodhimanda (ground round the Bodhi-tree) and there was a large monastic settlement there. The Bodhimanda-vihara (Pali) is the main monastery of Bodhgaya now it is called the Mahabodhi Temple. Bodh Gaya is the most important of the main four pilgrimage sites associated to the life of Gautama Buddha for Buddhists devotees all over the world, the other three being Srnath & Kushinagar in India and Lumbini in Nepal. Mahabodhi Temple, located in Bodh Gaya, declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO In 2002.  

To book Buddhist tour packages or Bodhgaya tour packages contact us at Bariza Holidays, we at Bariza Holidays has large range of pilgrimage tour packages and Buddhist temple tour packages.

What it Includes?

  • Welcome drink on arrival.
  • All Sightseeing as per Itinerary.
  • Daily Breakfast at respective Hotel.
  • All permit fees & hotel taxes (as per itinerary).
  • All transfers and local sightseeing by Indigo.
  • Accommodation for 1 Night at Kathmandu on Double Sharing Basis as Per Package selected. 
  • Accommodation for 1 Night at Pokhara on Double Sharing Basis as Per Package selected.
  • Accommodation for 1 Night at Lumbini on Double Sharing Basis as Per Package selected. 
  • Accommodation for 1 Night at Sravasti on Double Sharing Basis as Per Package selected.  
  • Accommodation for 1 Night at Kushinagar on Double Sharing Basis as Per Package selected. 
  • Accommodation for 1 Night at Varanasi on Double Sharing Basis as Per Package selected. 
  • Accommodation for 3 Nights at Bodh Gaya on Double Sharing Basis as Per Package selected. 
  • Meal Plan :- Breakfast only.

Please Note :- These rates are valid for Indian Passport holders only, foreigners are requested to, please cross check the rates with our tour experts before booking the package.

Important Note :- This is a proposal of quotation and not a confirmation of booking. Rates are subject to revision, hence we requests our customers to check the current rates with our Tour Experts in the moment of confirmation of the services or before the final booking...


  • Medical & Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses are not included in the package.
  • X-Mas & New Year supplements will be charged extra.
  • Additional costs due to flight cancellation, road blocks etc
  • Anything not specifically mentioned under the head “Prices included”.
  • Any Airfare or Government Service tax as per the govt. rule (as applicable).
  • The Services of Vehicle is not included on leisure days & after finishing the sightseeing tour as per the Itinerary.
  • Any monument entrance fee/activity charges/adventure sport charges / Gaming charges, Jungle Safari etc. (if applicable).
  • Guide charges are not included in the package. This can be arranged at additional cost as per the guest request if available on that location.

Day Wise Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu And Hotel Check-in and Local sightseeing

Arrive Kathmandu, Meet & greet and then we will proceed for sightseeing of Kathmandu City - Durbar Square complex of palaces, courtyards and temples, built between the 12th and 18th centuries, used to be the seat of the ancient Malla kings of Kathmandu. An intriguing piece here is the 17th century stone inscription set into the wall of the palace with writings in 15 languages. The Durbar Square, protected as a UNESCO as a world heritage site, is the social, religious and urban focal point of the city. There are also museums inside the palace building. Pashupatinath Temple - One of the most sacred hindu shrines in the world, pashupatinath lies 5 Km east of the city center . The richly-ornamented pagoda houses the sacred linga, or phallic symbol, of Lord Shiva. Chronical indicates the temple's existence prior to 400 AD. Devotees can be seen taking ritual dips in the holy Bagmati river flowing beside the temple, also a World heritage site. Boudnath Stupa: lies about 6 km to the east of downtown Kathmandu and is the largest stupa in the valley. It looms 36 meters high and present one of the most fascinating specimens of stupa design. Boudhnath a world heritage, is also known as Khasti. There are more than 45 Buddhist monasteries in the area. Overnight at hotel.

Day 2: Proceed to Pokhara ( in Nepal ), local sightseeing & overnight at Hotel

After breakfast drive to Pokhra which will take about 6 hours drive and is about 200 Km. Pokhara is a place of remarkable natural beauty. The serenity of Phewa Lake and the magnificence of the fish tail summit rising behind it create an ambiance of peace and mazic. At an elevation lower than Kathmandu, it has much more tropical feel to it, a fact well appreciated by the beautiful diversity of flowers which prosper in its environ. Indeed, the valley surrounding pokhara is home to thick forest, gushing rivers, emerald lakes and of course, the world famous, Views of the Himalayas. Overnight at hotel.

Day 3: Proceed to Lumbini ( in Nepal ), local sightseeing & overnight at Hotel

Early morning drive to Sarangkot for Sunrise. After breakfast tour of Pokhara town and Boating at Phewa Lake. After noon drive to Lumbini. On arrival visit birth place of Lord Buddha. Overnight at hotel.

Day 4: Drive to Sravasti, local sightseeing & overnight at Hotel

After breakfast morning drive to Sravasti. Upon arrival at Sravasti transfer to hotel and proceed for lunch. After lunch visit Jetvanaram and Angulimal Caves. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 5: Drive to Kushinagar, local sightseeing & overnight at Hotel

After breakfast at hotel then drive to Kushinagar. Arrive Kushinagar proceed for after lunch proceed to visit Mahaparinirvana temple and Ramabha Stupa (Cremation centre). Check-in hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 6: Proceed to holy city Varanasi, local sightseeing & overnight at Hotel

After breakfast at hotel then drive to Varanasi. On arrival check in to the hotel and then proceed to Sarnath (14 kms), Visit Dhamekha Stupa and Deer park. Back to Varanasi & Check-in hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 7: Local Sightseeing And Excursion At Bodhgaya & Mahabodhi temple

Early morning proceed for boat ride on holy river the Ganges with picturesque view of sunrise. Back hotel for breakfast, after breakfast at hotel then drive to Bodhgaya, which is 250 kms ( 05 hrs drive ) arrive at bodhgaya & transfer to hotel. Evening free for meditation at Mahabodhi premises. Overnight at hotel.

Day 8: Local Sightseeing And Excursion At Bodhgaya

After breakfast proceed for full day tour to Bodhgaya visit Mahabodhi Temple, Sujata Village, Niranjana river, 80 feet high lord Buddha Statue & Various international monasteries. Overnight at hotel.

Day 9: Visit Rajgir and Nalanda & Overnight at Bodh Gaya

After breakfast at hotel. Excursion to Rajgir (65 Kms). visit Gridhkutta (Vulture's peak), World Peace Stupa, Venuvanaram & Bimbisar Prison. After lunch drive to Nalanda (12 kms) to visit the ruins of world ancient University. It was one of the oldest Universities of the World & International Centre for Buddhist Studies. Thereafter drive back to Bodhgaya, on arrival transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 10: Time to say good bye to the beautiful destination and transfer to Patna Airport / railway station

After breakfast at hotel day at leisure. After Lunch drive to Patna. On arrival transfer to airport to connect the flight for onward destination.

Terms & Conditions

  • Transportation as per the itinerary only.
  • The package can’t be clubbed with any other offer/deal.
  • Package inclusions and itinerary can’t be change/negotiate.
  • All transfers, excursions, sightseeing and travel as per itinerary.
  • Service Tax would be charged extra as per the govt. rule (as applicable).
  • The package can’t be booked for a single person; it is for 2 adults only.
  • Local sightseeing as per the itinerary depends on the local weather conditions.
  • Refund on cancellation depends upon the concerned hotel’s cancellation policies.
  • Guests are not allowed to drive the cab, provided for the above mentioned itinerary.
  • The above package is not valid during the festival season, national holidays, long weekends, and New Year.
  • Per person rates (in Rs.), and applicable on 2 persons on twin sharing basis. (Maximum 2 adults per room are allowed).
  • In case of delay in departure occur by guest, cab extra charges will be charge to the guest. Cab will be available till 12 am of last day of booked package.
  • Guests are not allowed to drink (alcohol)/smoke / do any other illegal activities as per the Indian laws inside the cab, provided for the above mentioned itinerary.
  • Package rates are subject to change without prior notice. However the new package rates would be conveyed to the guest depending on the availability in the hotels.
  • One Child between 0 to 4 years is complimentary (without bed) after that each child between 0 to 4 years 50% of per person package cost without extra bed, child between 4 To 12 years will be charged 70% of the per person package cost with extra bed ( mattress ) sharing the same room with parents, beyond 12 years 100% per person package cost will be charged with extra bed (mattress) sharing the same room with parents and we request our guest to declare the actual age of the child at the time booking.
  • Bariza Holidays reserves the right to change/modify/terminate the offer any time at its own discretion and without any prior notice. However the guests who have already booked their packages would be informed on time.