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Himalayan Social Journey offers the best Lumbini Tour Package at an affordable price with accommodation at a 5-star Hotel in Lumbini. The tour mainly aims to give pleasure experience of Lumbini Tour with an amazing team of Himalayan Social Journey. Lumbini is situated about 350 kilometers southwest of Kathmandu in the Terai region of Nepal. During Shakya Dynasty, Lumbini used to be a beautiful garden. The place is indeed famous for being the birthplace of Lord Budhha has got inspiring stories, place,s, and monuments with great historical background.
Lumbini is one of the popular sites for Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour. Also, Lumbini was listed as a world heritage site by UNESCO in 1997. This Lumbini Tour Package is a 3 days short Lumbini tour. During this tour, you will get to see the vibrant nature of Lumbini even in a peaceful atmosphere. You will take part in worship in Lumbini garden and afterward drive to Kapilvastu also known as Tilaurakot where you will visit major shrines, monuments such as Gotihawa, Niglihawa, and Kundan. The monuments revealed from these excavations are the temple of Mayadevi (Mother of Buddha), the Ashoka pillar with its 9 m sandstone shaft with five-line inspiration, the bell capital, and many religious and historical artifacts.
Here is a brief description of the places to visit in Lumbini:
The temple of Mayadevi, the mother of Buddha is located close to the Ashoka pillar. The statue of Mayadevi is made out of stone which is believed to be 2000 years old. People worship Mayadevi as well as Rupadevi.
To the south of the Mayadevi temple lies Puskar pond where Mayadevi took bath before giving birth to Buddha took his purifying bath in the same pond.
The whole area of Lumbini is considered as a garden. Many monasteries have been built through the help of different countries like Thailand, Srilanka, and Japan
The whole area of Lumbini Garden is going to be converted into the International Center for Buddhist pilgrimage and studies. Professor Kenzo Tange, a Japanese architect, developed the master plan of Lumbini.
The tour commences from Kathmandu. The journey from Kathmandu to Lumbini is fantastic as you will natural scenery will accompany you throughout the journey. Come and Join Himalayan Social Journey for this tour and make a wonderful memory of your short trip to Lumbini.
Visit Birth Place of Buddha
Accommodation at 5* Hotel
Visit the Mayadevi Temple. Puskar Pond, Lumbini Garden
Outline Itinerary ( 3 Days )
Kathmandu to Lumbini (Bhairahawa): After breakfast, drive (8 hours) or flight to (45 minutes) Lumbini. Check in hotel. A brief sightseeing trip to the surrounded area.
Lumbini/Tilaurakot (Kapilvastu)/Lumbini: Early breakfast at the hotel, visit Lumbini Garden for worship, then drive to Tilaurakot (Kapilvastu) covering major shrines such as: Gotihawa, Niglihawa and Kundan.
Lumbini to Kathmandu: Breakfast at the hotel, then drive to Kathmandu. Visit Ramgram on the way to Kathmandu. Arrival Kathmandu in the evening.
- Airport pick up and drop
- Accommodation in 5* star hotel Tiger palace Resort
- All sightseeing tour with English speaking guide/driver.
- Compnay Tshirt
- All goverment and Local Taxes
- Nepalese visa fee
- KTM-BHAIRAWA-KTM Flight Optional (USD 110)
- Extra night accommodation if required
- Personal expenses
- Bar Bills
- Services not mentioned in the ‘What Is Included’ section
Food and Accommodation
You will have accommodation in the 5* star hotel Tiger palace Resort in Lumbini. While you will be enjoying varieties of delicacies in Kathmandu and Lumbini during your stay in Nepal either in Hotel or eating outside in full-fledged cafes, restaurants, and diners, you will also have an ample opportunity to get healthy food varieties while on the tour.
Please note that morning breakfast is included in the price however, lunch and dinner are not.
We suggest taking out an insurance plan for your individual accountability, accidents, and illnesses during the service. Regarding the type of activity, you may be asked to show a certificate of insurance for help and support, sanitation, and search.
Wherever you are your health and security are your responsibilities. In the city, the area is aware of scammers and touts. Outside the airport, or on the road, taxis are likely to charge more than normal. Pickpockets are active in cities and also in the mountains. Even if you are an experienced trekker or have good health and stamina, you don’t know the mountains of Nepal and hence, it is wise to keep up with your guide and stay close with your group.
Valuable items like gold or diamond chains, rings, bracelets are best not carried to the mountains and also keep your day pack with you safe. Your passport, permits, phone, cameras are supposed to be with you all the time. Keep the money you carry safely and securely.
Don't try to get too close to the animals or go to extra lengths for the photos.
As long as you are respecting local norms and culture and are open-minded towards the local community, you will be treated well and respected regardless of what gender, religion, and culture you are from.
This tour with HSJ
We are your completely flexible travel partner. Want to follow a different route? We have you covered. Have extra time in Nepal? Excellent! We have more add-on tours like body massage in Spa in Kathmandu Hotel, Cable Car ride to Chandragiri hills, Cooking and Yoga classes in Kathmandu, paragliding in Pokhara, and so on. Would like to customize the trip? Well, why not? Give us your ideas and we will prepare a complete itinerary for you. Do you want to use different standards of accommodations than provided in the itineraries? Of course! You absolutely can. From your arrival until you depart, your wishes are our command. Feel free to make the request.
Also, check our Day Tours for other interesting activities to make the best of your days while in Nepal.
It is best to book in advance but for those who cannot, for whatever reason, make a last-minute reservation special arrangement for Himalayan Social Journey. In the case of a last-minute reservation, 100% tour payment will be approved within 24 hours. We try to operate a trek at any time but we are not liable for the delay in case of last-minute reservation, because of uncontrolled changes such as weather and the availability of accommodation.
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