Lumbini, a part of the kingdom of Kapilvastu is renowned for its valued historic and cultural heritage. Lumbini, the birthplace of Buddha, known as light of Asia is placed in Terai about 250 km south-west of Kathmandu, the capital city. Lumbini city is considered as the place of holy pilgrimage. Also, Lumbini falls in the list of World Heritage Sites recognized by UNESCO in 1997 AD. And, you will get a chance to visit various Buddhist monasteries like- Nepalese, Chinese, Thai etc. Lumbini is the palce to visit if you want to learn and be one with Buddha and wonderful teachings.
Lumbini zone in Nepal is positioned below the Churia range on the western bank of Telar River in Rupandehi district. The major attraction of Lumbini is the Sacred Garden- the Mayadevi Temple to the west, the Ashoka Pillar which was put up by Emperor Ashoka in 249 BC to honor his visit to the holy site. The words on it in Brahmi script confirm Lumbini as the birthplace of Buddha in 623 B.C. We can also see the sanctified pond Puskarni to the south of the Pillar where Queen Mayadevi took a bath just before giving birth to the Buddha.
Lumbini tour offers you to the visit to spiritual and archeological sites of Tilaurakot, Gotihawa, Kudan, Siddharthanagar, Niglihara, Sagarhawam Aurorakot. Tilaurakot is the ancient Kapilavastu, the capital of Shakyas. It is believed that Buddha spent his first 29 years there. Kudan was built by king Sudhodhan as the space for the Buddha and his followers after Buddha’s enlightenment.
Vista Adventure Nepal offers you to visit Lumbini which will take you to a spiritual journey and get heavenly pleasure.
Day 1: Kathamndu to Lumbini by Bus/ Flight & only ½ day sightseeing around Lumbini garden. Dinner & overnight at hotel.
Day 2: After breakfast, depart to Kathmandu by bus / Flight at 7 am or for more ½ day visit one can fly at evening with extra cost.
- Pick up and drop off from and to hotel .
- Entrance fee at Kirtipur.
- Private Transportation during the tour.
- Licensed tour guide.
- All government tax, VAT and service charges.
- Tips to Guide and driver.
- Any other costs not mentioned in the Cost Includes section.